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Saputo completes $1.45bn Morningstar acquisition

Saputo completes $1.45bn Morningstar acquisition

By Mark Astley

Saputo has completed its $1.45bn acquisition of Dean Foods’ Morningstar dairy division – a move the Canadian dairy giant hopes will help to expand its US manufacturing and distribution footprint.

Dean Foods seeks buyer for Morningstar in bid to pay down debts

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Dean Foods seeks buyer for Morningstar

By Elaine WATSON

Dallas-based dairy giant Dean Foods is inviting potential buyers to cast a slide rule over its Morningstar warehouse delivery business - the smallest of its three divisions - as it seeks to reduce its debt pile.

US judge dismisses milk price-fixing racket claims against Dean Foods

US judge dismisses milk price-fixing racket claims against Dean Foods

By Ben Bouckley

Dean Foods has announced the dismissal of a Tennessee retailer-led action alleging that – together with other defendants such as Dairy Farmers of America – it conspired to only buy milk from the latter in return for its virtual monopoly on milk retail...