Mountaire Farms Inc. (Millsboro, DE) will expand its feed mill operation located on the Aberdeen Carolina & Western Railway in Candor, NC.
Bill Rupp was named president of JBS USA’s beef division based in Greeley, CO.
The United Fresh Produce Association hired Barry A. Eisenberg, formerly head of technical services for River Ranch Fresh Foods, as its new vice president, food safety services.
Cargill signed an agreement to acquire Unilever’s tomato products business in Brazil for approximately R$600 million (approximately $356 million US).
Pierre Foods, Advance Food Com-pany and Advance Brands merged to form AdvancePierre Foods. The combined entity has approximately $1.3 billion in net sales.
Florida Crystals Corporation and Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative of Florida announced their subsidiary American Sugar Refining, Inc. has completed the acquisition of Tate & Lyle PLC’s European sugar operations.
Nestlé agreed to acquire the Waggin’ Train dog snacks business in the US.