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Fresh meat

27 May 2014 By Kevin Allison

The U.S. poultry group is offering $6.4 bln for Hillshire Brands, two weeks after the sausage maker proposed to buy Pinnacle Foods. The earlier deal hasn’t satisfied investor palates. Intended or not, though, it did at least smoke out a strategically and financially superior bid.

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