Hotel Chocolate to melt the hearts of investors?

Despite my lengthy time of watching M&A from the side-lines, there are few announced IPOs that really pique my interest. The ones that have caught my eye have typically been high flying “Unicorns” like US tech firms Square or Box, or companies that hold a personal interest like Manchester United or some of the luxury goods manufacturers like Prada.

Swiss Chocolatier Lindt continues its chocolate expansion in the US

Lindt has announced its second US acquisition, but could chocolate companies look to Asia for growth opportunities in future?