WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 6-K

                        REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
                      PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 or 15d-16 OF
                       THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

                              For JANUARY 30, 2007

                                   BUNZL PLC
             (Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)

                (Jurisdiction of incorporation or organisation)

                        110 Park Street, London W1K 6NX
                    (Address of principal executive offices)

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1.  Press release dated January 30, 2007  -  Acquisition

                                                                 30 January 2007


Bunzl plc, the international distribution and outsourcing Group, today announces
that it has acquired the business of Tec Products Co Inc from a private  company
owned by David  Holtzman,  Joel Shapiro,  Aaron  Wolkstein and Erwin  Kirschner.
Based in New  Jersey,  Tec  Products  is  principally  engaged  in the supply of
jan/san and  associated  products  through  redistributors.  Revenue in the year
ended 31 December  2006 is  estimated  to have been US$14  million and the gross
assets acquired are estimated to be US$3.3 million.

Bunzl has also  purchased  Westgate  Sales  Corporation  from Thomas Sibilla and
Joseph Brancato and Westgate Canada Ltd from Thomas Sibilla, Joseph Brancato and
James Anderson. Also based in New Jersey with facilities in Ontario and Alberta,
Canada,  Westgate supplies personal protection equipment through  redistributors
in the  eastern US and  Canada.  Revenue in the year ended 31  December  2006 is
estimated to have been US$18 million and the gross assets acquired are estimated
to be US$3.6 million.

Commenting on the acquisitions, Michael Roney, Chief Executive of Bunzl, said:

"Tec Products  expands our jan/san  business in the  northeast  region of the US
while  Westgate  adds further  scale and  geographical  coverage to our personal
protection  equipment  business in North America  following the  acquisition  of
United American Sales in August 2006. We welcome both businesses to the Group."


Bunzl plc                              Finsbury
Michael Roney, Chief Executive         Mark Harris
Brian May, Finance Director            Gordon Simpson
Tel: 020 7495 4950                     Tel: 020 7251 3801


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the
registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.

                                              BUNZL PLC

Date:  January 30, 2007                       By:__/s/ Michael Roney__

                                              Title:   Chief Executive Officer