Find out about merger and acquisition activity in the poultry and animal feed industries in October 2021.
Vertical Cold Storage, a developer and operator of temperature-controlled distribution centers sponsored by real estate asset manager Platform Ventures, is acquiring Liberty Cold Storage from West Liberty Foods. The terms of the transaction are not public.
The proposed sale of Sanderson Farms has received approval from antitrust regulators in China and Mexico, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
During the past week, two unrelated takeovers involving chicken producers in the U.K. have been announced.
Sale of complex to Amick Farms called a ‘key milestone’ toward completing merger of Wayne Farms and Sanderson Farms
The planned sale of Sanderson Farms moved one step closer to completion as Sanderson Farms stockholders voted in approval the agreement in which Cargill and Continental Grain, through a joint venture, would acquire Sanderson Farms and merge it with Wayne Farms.
Bunting has acquired MagDev Ltd, a U.K.-based magnet and magnetic assembly manufacturer.
JBS, through its subsidiary Swift Prepared Foods, has reached an agreement to acquire California-based Sunnyvalley Smoked Meats for $90 million.
Amick Farms has agreed to acquire Wayne Farms’ poultry complex in Laurel, Mississippi.