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About Primera Foods

Primera Foods provides customers with customized solutions and egg products with carefully sourced eggs from local, Midwest farms. Additional ingredients are procured exclusively from partners who share its same commitment to quality.In June 2013, Primera Foods was acquired by M.G. Waldbaum Company, a subsidiary of Michael Foods. The valuation of Primera Foods was undisclosed. Other terms of the deal were not released.

Primera Foods Headquarter Location

1260 US 18

Britt, Iowa, 50423,

United States


Latest Primera Foods News

Michael Foods Subsidiary To Purchase Primera Foods Business -- MINNETONKA, Minn., June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Jun 20, 2013

Michael Foods Subsidiary To Purchase Primera Foods Business Acquisition positions company for growth in egg products business MINNETONKA, Minn., June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- M.G. Waldbaum Company, a subsidiary of Michael Foods, Inc., today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of Primera Foods Corporation. Included in the transaction will be Primera's manufacturing assets located in Britt, Iowa, and Altura, Minnesota, where Primera produces value-added egg products. "The purchase of the Primera business is an important decision for our company," said Jim Dwyer, Chairman and CEO of Michael Foods. "The two businesses are complementary, and the acquisition will allow the Michael Foods family of companies to extend its capacity and manufacturing capabilities. " "By increasing our production capacity for egg products, we will be better positioned to address the needs of our customers going forward," said Dwyer. He said the addition of the Primera business will broaden Michael Foods' reach across North America, Europe and Asia. Dwyer said the initial focus of the acquisition will be ensuring a seamless transition for Primera customers. Michael Foods is headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota. The company employs approximately 3,500 people and serves customers across North America, Europe and Asia with Crystal Farms®, Papetti's®, Simply Potatoes®, and Abbotsford Farms® branded products. SOURCE Michael Foods, Inc.

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