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CP Foods board approves decision to invest in Tesco

Investment should boost financial performance of both companies, CP Foods believes
The board of directors of Charoen Pokphand Foods (CP Foods) approved a measure to acquire an economic interest in Tesco Asia Group, which is a leading retailer under the Tesco Lotus brand in Thailand and Malaysia.
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Hormel Foods to acquire Sadler's Smokehouse business

Transaction is expected to close in March
Hormel Foods Corporation has reached an agreement to acquire Texas-based Sadler's Smokehouse. Sadler's Smokehouse is a family-owned business that specializes in premium and authentic pit-smoked meats for retail and foodservice customers.
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Cranswick expands its pig operations with acquisition

With new assets, Cranswick now raises more than 30% of its pigs
United Kingdom pork and poultry company Cranswick has grown through the acquisition of the Buckle family’s pig farming and rearing operation in the U.K., as well as the family’s 50% stake in the White Rose Farms Limited pig production operation.
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Ecolab to acquire CID Lines

Agreement gives Ecolab a foothold in the growing livestock and poultry biosecurity segment
Ecolab Inc. reached an agreement to acquire CID Lines
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Top 20 US egg producers in 2020

Learn more about the companies WATT Global Media ranked as the top egg producers in 2020.
The top 20 U.S. egg producers, according to data from Egg Industry’s Top Egg Company Survey.
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Neogen acquires Italian food safety company Diessechem

Diessechem’s operations will stay in Milan, and will be managed through Neogen’s European operations
Neogen Corporation has acquired Italy-based Diessechem SRL — a distributor of food and feed safety diagnostics for the past 27 years.
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