Maple Leaf Foods CEO committed to meat business, sees growth

Wed Feb 12, 2014 10:55am EST

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Feb 12 (Reuters) - Maple Leaf Foods Inc Chief Executive Officer Michael McCain said on Wednesday the company was committed to its meat business and sees growth opportunities in Canada and beyond, in response to questions from analysts about whether Maple Leaf might be for sale.

Mexico's Grupo Bimbo will buy Canada Bread Co for C$1.83 billion ($1.66 billion) in cash, Canada Bread said earlier on Wednesday, allowing the Canadian company's parent, Maple Leaf, to focus on meat products.

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BIllyHill wrote:
Now that Maple Leaf has sold all of it’s profitable divisions, what’s next?
McCain Foods bid for the remnants?

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