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Mexico’s Grupo Bimbo in lead to buy Canada Bread: sources

Reading Time: 2 minutes New York | Reuters — Grupo Bimbo, one of the world’s largest bread makers, has emerged as the leading candidate to acquire Canada Bread from majority owner Maple Leaf Foods, according to people familiar with the matter. Other parties involved in the auction of the roughly $1.8 billion bakery company — including private equity firms KKR […] Read more

TPG Capital LP among MacDon bidders

Reading Time: < 1 minute TPG Capital LP is one of the final bidders for MacDon Industries Ltd, a Winnipeg-based manufacturer of agricultural machinery looking to sell itself for around $1 billion, three people familiar with the matter said July 8. The private equity firm is working on making a binding bid for MacDon by the mid-July deadline for final […] Read more