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  • James Richardson & Sons acquires Bison Transport

    January 6, 2021 by Food in Canada Staff

    James Richardson & Sons Lts (JRSL) and Wescan Capital are pleased to announce that JRSL acquired 100 per cent of the issued and outstanding shares of Bison Transport and its affiliated companies (Bison). Bison is a Winnipeg-headquartered transportation company established

  • News Products

    Lactalis Canada to Acquire Agropur’s Canadian Yogourt Business

    December 19, 2020 by Food in Canada Staff

    Lactalis Canada Inc. (‘Lactalis Canada’), formerly Parmalat Canada Inc., a subsidiary of Lactalis Group, today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement with Agropur Cooperative to acquire all shares of its Canadian yogourt business, Ultima Foods Inc., including the

  • Berlin Packaging acquires Consolidated Bottle – significant expansion in Canada

    November 17, 2020 by Food in Canada Staff

    Berlin Packaging, the world’s largest hybrid packaging supplier has acquired Consolidated Bottle Corporation, a leading packaging supplier in Canada. The transaction significantly expands Berlin Packaging’s footprint in Canada, enabling the combined businesses to offer even more packaging solutions and value-added

  • ‘Transformative change’ to fisheries in Atlantic Canada

    November 10, 2020 by Food in Canada Staff

    Clearwater Seafoods is pleased to announce they entered into a definitive agreement with FNC Holdings Limited Partnership, representing a coalition of Mi’kmaq First Nations and Premium Brands Holdings Corporation. Here are some details, with all amounts in Canadian dollars unless

  • Kerry to acquire Quebec-based Bio-K Plus International

    November 10, 2020 by Food in Canada Staff

    Kerry, the Taste & Nutrition company, has announced that it has reached agreement to acquire the Canadian company, Bio-K Plus International. Bio-K Plus is a leading probiotic company with a range of clinically-supported probiotic beverage and supplement applications in the

  • Fleury Michon acquires Marfo Group

    July 31, 2019 by Kristy Nudds

    Regis Lebrun, General Manager of Fleury Michon SA and Claude Bergeron, President of Fleury Michon America have announced that the Fleury Michon SA Quebec subsidiary, Fleury Michon America is expanding its international airline catering business. With this acquisition, FMA will

  • Olymel finalizes acquisition of Pinty’s Delicious Foods Inc.

    November 30, 2018 by Kristy Nudds

    Olymel L.P. has closed the transaction for the acquisition of all the shares of Pinty’s Delicious Foods Inc., an Ontario poultry slaughtering and processing company that specializes in fully cooked products and other related products. This transaction was first announced in June

  • Maple Leaf Foods Closes Acquisition of Cericola Farms

    October 23, 2018 by Kristy Nudds

    October 23, 2018, Mississauga – Maple Leaf Foods announced yesterday the closing of its acquisition of two poultry lants and associated supply from Cericola Farms, a privately held company. Located in Bradford, Ontario and Drummondville, Quebec, the two plants collectively process approximately 32

  • HelloFresh Canada acquires Chefs Plate

    October 18, 2018 by Kristy Nudds

    Meal kit company HelloFresh has entered into an agreement with the shareholders of Chefs Plate. Chefs Plate is a leading meal kit brand in Canada and pioneer in the local market since its launch in 2014. The German-based HelloFresh said

  • Pinty’s Delicious Foods is scooped up by Quebec processor

    June 14, 2018 by Food in Canada

    Olymel L.P. has acquired Pinty’s Delicious Foods Inc., including its brands Pinty’s Food Service, Pinty’s Pub & Grill, Pinty’s Eat Well, Pinty’s Perfect Portions and Pinty’s Delicious Food Inc.

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