Marie Callender's Brands Sold

Noto, Anthony
June 2011
High Yield Report;6/20/2011, p8
The article reports on the acquisition by Omaha, Nebraska-based ConAgra Foods of Perkins & Marie Callender's frozen dinners and desserts business for 57.5 million dollars in June 2011 before the latter filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. According to a ConAgra Foods spokesperson, the deal only involved Marie Callender's trademark. Perkins & Marie Callender's is planning to file a restructuring with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court on July 14, 2011.


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