The Malt-O-Meal Co. has acquired the Farina Mills hot cereals brand from US Mills.

The purchase is limited to the rights and formula to the Farina Mills brand and current on-hand inventory. The deal does not include any other assets or liabilities.

Malt-O-Meal said that it will manufacture and market Farina Mills hot cereal products.

Malt-O-Meal's current distributor, International Grocery Distributors - the grocery division of GMT Corporation, will assume full responsibility for the distribution of the Farina Mills brand hot cereals in Puerto Rico.