KP Snacks sold in £500m German deal

Press Association
KP Nuts
KP Nuts

Snack favourites including KP Nuts, McCoy's crisps and Hula Hoops have been sold to a German firm in a deal thought to be worth more than £500 million.

KP Snacks, which is the UK's second largest snack maker, will come under the ownership of Intersnack after being put up for sale by McVitie's and Jacob's owner United Biscuits.