Unilever (NYSE: UN, UL) today announced that it plans to sell a number of North American brands and related assets from its Unilever Bestfoods portfolio. Included in the planned sale are the following food brands: Mazola cooking oil products, Argo and Kingsford's corn starches, Karo and Golden Griddle syrups and Henri's salad dressing. Also included in the sale are the Rit dye and Niagara starch fabric care brands.