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Company Overview of S. Kidman & Co Ltd

Company Overview

S. Kidman & Co Ltd. produces grass-fed beef. It exports its products to Japan, the United States, and South East Asia. S. Kidman & Co Ltd. was founded in 1899 and is based in North Adelaide, Australia.

183 Archer Street

North Adelaide, SA 5006


Founded in 1899


61 8 8334 7100


61 8 8334 7150

Key Executives for S. Kidman & Co Ltd

Managing Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

S. Kidman & Co Ltd Key Developments

No New Bid Reported For Kidman

No new bid has emerged for S. Kidman & Co Ltd, likely paving the way for Gina Rinehart to take it over with her AUD 386.5 million offer, a source close to the transaction said.

All-Australian Consortium Withdraws Bid For S. Kidman

A consortium of four cattle families announced on October 21, 2016 that it has withdrawn their bid for S. Kidman & Co Ltd which was less than AUD 0.5 million.

Hancock And CRED Increases Bid For Kidman

Hancock Prospecting Pty. Ltd. and Shanghai CRED Real Estate Stock Co., Ltd. has increased its offer to $386.5 million for S. Kidman & Co Ltd. Gina Rinehart group has preferred bidder status, and has signalled her determination to win the bidding war. Kidman's directors have carefully considered the increased offer by AOB, the name of the Hancock-Shanghai consortium, and unanimously recommended Kidman shareholders accept the offer in the absence of a superior proposal. If successful, Hancock would get 67% of Kidman and Shanghai CRED 33%.

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