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

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,...more

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

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

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

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

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

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