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Hormel Foods to Acquire Applegate

Hormel Foods Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Applegate Farms, LLC, owner of the Applegate brand, a brand in the natural … Continue reading

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Houweling’s Acquires Sun Valley Farms

Delta, BC-based greenhouse grower and marketer Houweling’s Nurseries Limited (group of companies) has acquired Loveland, Colo.-based Sun Valley Farms in a deal concluded April 30, … Continue reading

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ConAgra Grows Frozen Foods Business with Acquisition of Blake’s All Natural Foods

ConAgra Foods, Inc.  has acquired Blake’s All Natural Foods, a rapidly-growing, family-owned company which makes natural and organic frozen meals, including pot pies, casseroles, … Continue reading

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Mondelez International Acquires Enjoy Life Foods

Mondelez International today announced the acquisition of Enjoy Life Foods, a private U.S. snacking company and the market-leading brand in the fast-growing “free from” … Continue reading

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On Point: The urge to merge

Is industry consolidation seeing another revival? The grocery business may be in the early stages of a new wave of mergers and acquisitions like … Continue reading

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Tops Friendly Markets to Acquire Three Big M Supermarkets

Tops Friendly Markets, a leading full-service grocery retailer in upstate New York, northern Pennsylvania and western Vermont, today announced that the company has entered … Continue reading

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