mergers

Albaugh acquires Rotam Global in crop protection merger

Albaugh, a crop protection product provider, has completed an acquisition of Rotam Global AgroSciences. The acquisition by theĀ Ankeny, Iowa-based ... continue reading »

Local Bounti acquires Pete’s in greenhouse farming merger

Local Bounti, a U.S. indoor agriculture company combining vertical and greenhouse growing technologies, has acquired California-based compleme... continue reading »

Simplot, Kraft Heinz ink deal for exclusive production of Ore-Ida brand

The J.R. Simplot Company has agreed on an exclusive, multi-year agreement with Kraft Heinz naming Simplot as the exclusive manufacturer and supplier o... continue reading »

Vertical leafy greens producer Kalera merges with Agrico, moves to NASDAQ

Vertical leafy greens producer Kalera is merging with Agrico Acquisition Corp. As a result, Kalera will be publicly listed on NASDAQ stock exchange. ... continue reading »

Duncan Family Farms acquires Pedersen Farms

Duncan Family Farms has acquired Pedersen Farms, a grower of certified organic vegetables and grain in upstate New York. Duncan Family Farms is a fam... continue reading »

McCain Foods invests $55 million in plant-based frozen food producer Strong Roots

Strong Roots, a leading plant-based frozen food company, and McCain Foods, a family-owned world leader in frozen potato specialties and appetizers, ha... continue reading »

Taylor Farms acquires Curation Foods from Landec Corp.

Taylor Farms has acquired Curation Foods, a producer of packaged salads, green beans and fresh-cut vegetables. The announcement came Dec. 13 that T... continue reading »

PMA, United Fresh announce name of new organization, full board of directors

Produce Marketing Association (PMA) and United Fresh Produce Association leaders provided a series of updates Oct. 28 for the new association that's c... continue reading »

FoodChain ID acquires product development firm Hamilton Grant

FoodChain ID, a provider of technology-enabled food safety, quality, and sustainability solutions, has acquired Hamilton Grant, a global provider of p... continue reading »

Peterson Farms acquires juicing company Lakewood Organics

Shelby, Michigan-based produce processor Peterson Farms says it will retain decision-making authority following investment by an Abu Dahbi-based fund,... continue reading »