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Cargill buys West Coast packer

Dec 20, 2007
Cargill, the nation’s second largest beef processor, announced their intentions to purchase California’s largest meat packing operation, Beef Packers Inc. (BPI). This is Cargill’s first packing plant in the western U.S. and a move that further consolidates the meat packing industry. Cargill Meat Solutions Corp. has made a preliminary agreement to acquire the Fresno, CA-based company and all its subsidiaries. Cargill is buying the slaughter operations ...

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