M&As this week: US Foods, Flagship Europe, Blue Goose Pure Foods


US Foods plans to supply seafood throughout the south-east US by acquiring Save On Seafood Co.

Following the completion of the acquisition, the employees of the target company will migrate and work for US Foods.

The acquisition is expected to be completed by 28 October.

"Following the completion of the acquisition, the employees of the target company will migrate and work for US Foods."

Flagship Europe plans to strengthen its operations in the foodservice sector through the acquisition of Calder Foods.

The acquirer is a menu solutions supplier to the foodservices market, whereas the target company is a producer of sandwich fillings, meats, salad and sauces.

Blue Goose Pure Foods has acquired Tender Choice Food, a meat product processor and distributor.

The acquisition enables Blue Goose Pure Foods to further improve its poultry division’s operations and provide future margin enhancement.