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A PRIVATE equity group is readying itself to snap up Jacobs, Ireland's best-known biscuit company.
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The deal could involve an outlay of IRpounds 130 million by the would-be acquisitors, reportedly Hicks Hicks , Edward 1780-1849.
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The move is a significant one for Irish biscuit consumers as about 65 per cent of Jacobs' products are consumed here, although the company also has a base in the United Kingdom.