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Bimbo buys Sara Lee's North American bread business

Bimbo takes slice of US bakery market

Bimbo takes slice of US bakery market

Grupo Bimbo has hailed its acquisition of George Weston's US bakery business as a transformational deal that will help the Mexican-facing baker build its credentials as an international player. However, concerns linger over the high levels of debt the company has taken on to fund the US$2.5bn deal. Dean Best reports.