Alltech plans Keenan Systems expansion

Keenan has sales of €40 million

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Ian Kehoe

24th April, 2016
Alltech founder Pearse Lyons

Alltech, the animal nutrition company founded by Irish entrepreneur Pearse Lyons, plans to expand Keenan Systems into China, Canada and Eastern Europe following its acquisition of the Carlow-based business last week.

Keenan, which has sales of €40 million, was bought by Alltech after ten days of talks between the firm and its receivers, Kieran Wallace and Cormac O’Connor of KPMG.

Keenan employs more than 170 people in Borris, Co Carlow, while Alltech employs...

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