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Buffett, Brazil's 3G team up for $23 billion Heinz buyout

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Alex Behring (R), Managing Partner at 3G Capital, talks as Heinz Chairman, President and CEO William R. Johnson listens during a news conference to announce that Heinz has agreed to be bought by Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Jason Cohn

Alex Behring (R), Managing Partner at 3G Capital, talks as Heinz Chairman, President and CEO William R. Johnson listens during a news conference to announce that Heinz has agreed to be bought by Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania February 14, 2013. REUTERS/ Jason Cohn
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Heinz Company Chairman, President and CEO William R. Johnson discusses an agreement for Heinz to be bought by Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital during a news conference in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania February 14, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Cohn

Heinz Company Chairman, President and CEO William R. Johnson discusses an agreement for Heinz to be bought by Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital during a news conference in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania February 14, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Cohn
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The former Heinz factory, now home to loft apartments, looks over Pittsburgh Pennsylvania's North Side February 14, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Cohn

The former Heinz factory, now home to loft apartments, looks over Pittsburgh Pennsylvania's North Side February 14, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Cohn
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File photo of Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett smiling as he plays bridge with shareholders during their annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, May 4, 2008. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

File photo of Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett smiling as he plays bridge with shareholders during their annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, May 4, 2008. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Heinz ketchup bottles in an image courtesy of the company. REUTERS/Heinz

Heinz ketchup bottles in an image courtesy of the company. REUTERS/Heinz
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A Heinz ketchup bottle in an image courtesy of the company. REUTERS/Heinz

A Heinz ketchup bottle in an image courtesy of the company. REUTERS/Heinz
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