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Heinz closes acquisition of stake in ketchup maker

Ketchup giant Heinz announced Friday it has closed on its previously announced acquisition of a majority stake in a Brazilian food maker, the company's latest move into emerging markets. Full story

Heinz to acquire Brazilian ketchup maker

H.J. Heinz Co. announced a major gain Thursday in its push into emerging markets — the purchase of an 80 percent stake in a Brazilian food company. Full story

Reuters: UPDATE 3-Heinz to buy 80 pct stake in Brazil food maker

* Business to double Heinz's LatAm sales in 1st full year Full story

Reuters: UPDATE 1-Heinz closing in on major Brazil deal-report

* Deal could be worth up to $600 million (Adds no comment from Heinz) Full story

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