Shareholders have agreed to sell Earthbound Farm to Denver-based WhiteWave Foods Co., which plans to operate the organic produce company as a separate business unit with no operational changes planned, according to the companies.
The addition of organic and conventional acorn, butternut and spaghetti winter squash from Mexico to The Giumarra Cos.’s Fair Trade-certified line of fresh produce in November follows a well-established trend for the company.
George Pitsikoulis, president of Montreal-based Canadawide, always knew his employees cared about the family-run company.
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