Beanz means mergers and acquisitions

Pendrous, Rick
March 2013
Food Manufacture;Mar2013, Vol. 88 Issue 3, p11
Trade Publication
The article discusses the biggest takeover that happened in the food industry of Great Britain as of 2013 which involved the sale of H. J. Heinz Co. to a consortium led by American investor Warren Buffet's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and Brazilian private equity specialist Jorge Lemann's 3G Capital Management LLC. It notes that the deal is said to worth $28 billion (bn). The speculation for a sell-off of pharmaceuticals group GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Lucozade and Ribena brands is also tackled.


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