Conagra Brands Completes Divestiture of Lender’s Bagel Business to Bimbo Bakeries USA

January 3, 2020 Conagra Brands

Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE: CAG) announced that it has completed the divestiture of its Lender’s Bagel business to Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc., a subsidiary of Grupo Bimbo S.A.B. de C.V. The transaction included the Lender’s brand and related intellectual property, the production facility in Mattoon Ill., and inventory.

Bimbo Bakeries to Close South Sioux City Plant, Last Vestige of Metz Baking

August 9, 2019 Sioux City Journal

Bimbo Bakeries will shutter its South Sioux City plant in October, eliminating 81 jobs and severing the last link to a baking company with a 127-year-old history in the metro area.

Bimbo Bakeries Closing its Bakery at West Hazleton

February 12, 2019 WFMZ

Bimbo Bakeries USA announced Friday that it will cease production at its bakery located at 325 Kiwanis Boulevard, West Hazleton in September 2019. The company will shift production to other Bimbo Bakeries USA facilities in the Northeast region.

Bimbo Bakeries coming to Tomball Business and Technology Park in 2019

Dkota Investment Inc. purchased 4 acres on South Persimmon Road, Tomball, in the Tomball Business and Technology Park, according to a Nov. 28 press release. Bimbo Bakeries USA will occupy the 20,000 square-foot office and warehouse distribution facility slated for the sight.