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 March 01, 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 March 1, 2007 -  Acquisition in Spain

                                                                    1 March 2007


Bunzl plc, the international distribution and outsourcing Group, today announces
that it has acquired Iberlim-Catalanet SA from Juli Casulleras and Joan Gilbert.

Based near Barcelona, Iberlim is principally engaged in the distribution of
cleaning and hygiene products to a variety of customers in Spain. Revenue in the
year ended 31 December 2006 was EUR8.8 million and the gross assets acquired are
estimated to be EUR5.5 million.

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

"I am very pleased to welcome Iberlim to the Group. This acquisition represents
our first step into the Spanish market and is in line with our strategy of
expanding the business into new geographic areas. It will also provide an
opportunity to develop further in this region"


Bunzl plc                                         Finsbury
Michael Roney, Chief Executive                    Roland Rudd
Brian May, Finance Director                       Mark Harris
Tel: 020 7495 4950                                Gordon Simpson
                                                  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:  March 01, 2007                         By:__/s/ Michael Roney__

                                              Title:   Chief Executive Officer