US: Saputo, Michael Foods "front-runners" for Dean Foods unit

By Michelle Russell | 30 November 2012

Canadian dairy firm Saputo and US food group Michael Foods are understood to be vying to acquire the Morningstar business of Dean Foods.

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Canadian dairy firm Saputo and US food group Michael Foods are understood to be vying to acquire the Morningstar business of Dean Foods.

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