mergers

Lamb Weston forms partnership to service South American market

Lamb Weston Holdings announced Oct. 15 that it has formed a joint venture with Sociedad Comercial del Plata in Argentina to serve the nearly two-billi... continue reading »

Campbell Soup sells European chip operation for $80 million

Campbell Soup Company¬†announced it has signed an agreement for the intended sale of its European chips business to Valeo Foods, a portfolio company o... continue reading »

Oregon Potato Company acquires assets of NORPAC Foods

NORPAC Foods Inc., a grower-owned fruit and vegetable cooperative founded in 1924, announced Aug. 22 that it has entered into an asset purchase agreem... continue reading »

Mucci Farms acquires Ontario peppers operation, announces more expansion

Mucci Farms has acquired controlling interest of¬†Leamington, Ontario-based Orangeline Farms, including its existing greenhouse and warehouse faciliti... continue reading »

Potato processor Lamb Weston acquires Australian brand Harvest Choice

Lamb Weston Holdings (LW) announced June 21 that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Ready Meals Pty Ltd (Ready Meals), a frozen potato proces... continue reading »

Belchim Crop Protection completes acquisition of former Engage Agro

After acquiring a 60% stake in Engage Agro earlier this year and rebranding it Belchim Crop Protection Canada, Belchim Crop Protection NV has added th... continue reading »

Sale of Bolthouse Farms finalized for $510 million

Butterfly, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm specializing in the food sector, said has closed on its previously announced acquisition of Bolthou... continue reading »

Brambles finalizes sale of reusable packaging company IFCO

IFCO Systems, a provider of reusable packaging solutions for fresh foods, has announced that its acquisition by Triton and Abu Dhabi Investment Author... continue reading »

Better Life Organics acquired by Charlie’s Produce in West Coast merger

Charlie's Produce, an employee-owned independent produce company serving the west coast since 1978, has acquired Better Life Organics (BLO), a Los Ang... continue reading »

Duravant targets Asia, Europe with acquisition of Motion06

Duravant, a global engineered equipment and automation solutions provider to the food processing, packaging and material handling sectors, announced t... continue reading »