MEXICO CITY Nov 15 Mexican frozen food company
Sigma Alimentos, part of Mexican conglomerate Alfa's
on Friday filed a request for a public offering, Mexico's bourse
said in a statement on Friday.
Sigma sells well-known brands of meat such as Fud and
The company said on Thursday it had launched a 695 million
euro ($932 million) takeover bid for Spanish meat processor
Campofrio at a price analysts said could tempt its
leading shareholder to sell.
Sigma secured commitments from shareholders with 44.5
percent of Campofrio - a household name in Spain - meaning that
it now needs to persuade China's Shuanghui International
Holdings to part with its 37 percent stake in the