The acquisition includes five prepared foods facilities and two distribution centers.
March 14, 2017
JBS USA, Greeley, Colo., announced a definitive share purchase agreement with Danish Crown A/S, Denmark, to acquire Plumrose USA, a Downers Grove, Ill.-based bacon, ham and deli meat business, for $230 million.
Williams Sausage produces fresh sausage, fully cooked sausage, bacon, sandwiches and other food products for wholesale to retail grocers, restaurants, whole grocery warehouses and food distributors.
February 3, 2017
Williams Sausage Co., Inc. announced plans for a $37 million investment that will result in 226 new jobs, a new 180,000-square-foot facility, a $3 million investment to its existing facility and a new sandwich line.
Clougherty Packing LLC is a leading integrated producer and processor of a full line of branded pork products, including the Farmer John brand of bacon and sausages brand and the Saag's Specialty Meats brand of deli meat and specialty sausage.
November 21, 2016
Smithfield Foods, Inc., Smithfield, Va., announced plans to acquire Clougherty Packing LLC, Los Angeles, from Hormel Foods Corp., Austin, Minn.
Fletcher's US sells a variety of premium bacon and fresh sausage products in the U.S. Pacific Northwest under the Fletcher's brand.
August 16, 2016
Premium Brands Holdings Corp., Canada, announced that its Ferndale, Wash.-based subsidiary, Hempler Foods Group LLC, entered into an agreement to acquire Fletcher's Fine Foods (Fletcher’s US), Auburn, Wash.
Government funding will be used to purchase new processing and packaging equipment for the $5.9 million bacon production line.
July 20, 2016
The Canada and Manitoba governments are investing $500,000 in an expansion project that will increase bacon production at Maple Leaf Food’s Winnipeg, Canada, facility by 8 million kilograms every year.