Joint Venture & Acquisition Statement
5 November 1999
McBRIDE AND NICHOL COMPLETE JOINT VENTURE AEROSOL COMPANY AND McBRIDE ACQUIRES
NICHOL'S HOUSEHOLD AND PERSONAL CARE LIQUIDS BUSINESS
McBride plc ('McBride') announced today that the formation of a joint-venture
aerosol company, Aerosol Products Limited has been completed. The acquisition
of Nichol Beauty Products Limited's household and personal care liquids
business by Robert McBride Ltd has also been completed.