Butterball purchased by Maxwell Farms, Seaboard Corp.
Buyers now equal partners in brand
The purchase began with the execution of a buy/sell agreement initiated in March; the two buyers are now equal partners in the brand. “Butterball is an iconic brand name in the United States, representing superior quality, outstanding value and excellent customer service,” said Steve Bresky, Seaboard’s president and chief executive officer. “We look forward to our participation with the Butterball management team and the Maxwell group and bringing additional value to this great company.”