Marfrig takes on third Brasil Foods unit
After taking over the first two plants and four distribution centers from BRF as planned under the asset swap deal at the beginning of this month, Marfrig has announced that Seara Foods, its poultry, pork and processed meat unit, has begun operations at the pork unit in Carambeí, in Paraná.
Over the next two months, Marfrig will take on the remaining seven plants, four distribution centers and the brands Wilson, Texas, Tekitos, Patitas, Escolha Saudável, Light Ellegant, Fiesta, Freski, Confiança, Doriana and Delicata.
Marfrig has leased the BRF unit in Carambeí, with an option to purchase it for R$ 188 million.
Information provided by Valor Econômico