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Del Monte joins ConAgra

Published by Steve Coleman on March 06, 2012

Del Monte Canada has a new owner.

An affiliate of Sun Canada Partners sold the Toronto-based food processor to ConAgra Foods, Inc. on March 6, closing a deal that was first announced Jan. 17.

Financial terms for the sale weren't disclosed, but the acquisition includes all Del Monte brand packaged fruit, fruit snacks and vegetable products in Canada. The sale also included Aylmer-brand tomato products.

Del Monte Canada's 190 employees officially started working for ConAgra Foods March 6.
The new parent company is best known for products like Chef Boyardee, Orville Redenbacher's, PAM, Peter Pan and Slim Jim.

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