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Bumble Bee acquired by TUF

Bumble Bee Seafoods, North America’s largest branded shelf-stable seafood company, announced it has been acquired by Thai Union Frozen Products Public Company Limited (TUF) for $1.51 billion.

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ADM to sell global cocoa business to Olam

Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) said it will sell its global cocoa business to Olam International Limited for $1.3 billion.

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Keurig acquires rival Bevyz

Keurig Green Mountain, Inc., an innovator in coffee brewing technology, announced it will acquire the remaining shares of rival beverage system Bevyz for approximately $220 million.

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Hershey acquires Canadian candy company

The Hershey Company announced it completed the purchase of The Allan Candy Company, a Canadian manufacturer of confectionary products including the brands Allan, Big Foot, Hot Lips and Laces.

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Unilever expands ice cream portfolio by adding Talenti

Unilever, a global supplier of food and personal care products, has acquired Talenti Gelato & Sorbetto, the best-selling packaged gelato in the US.

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Onex to acquire SIG Combibloc Group for $4.6 billion

Canadian private equity firm Onex Corporation announced Monday it will acquire SIG Combibloc Group AG—the world’s second largest provider of aseptic carton packaging—for $4.66 billion.

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Essentra to acquire Clondalkin Specialist Packaging

Essentra plc announced this week it has entered into an agreement to acquire Clondalkin Group’s Specialist Packaging Division for approximately $455 million.

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Pinnacle Foods to acquire Canada’s Garden Protein International

Pinnacle Foods, Inc. announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Canada-based Garden Protein International Inc. from founder Yves Potvin and TSG Consumer Partners LLC for approximately $154.6 million.

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Mondelez to purchase majority stake in Vietnamese snack company

Mondelez International said Tuesday it will invest $370 million to acquire an 80 percent stake in the Kinh Do Corporation’s snacks business in Vietnam to accelerate the company’s growth strategy in Asia.

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Anheuser-Busch to purchase 10 Barrel Brewing Company

Anheuser-Busch said it has agreed to purchase Oregon-based 10 Barrel Brewing Company, one of the country's fastest-growing breweries.

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