Post Holdings to acquire National Pasteurized Eggs

Company to be combined with existing Michael Foods egg business.

Post Holdings Inc., a consumer packaged goods holding company, announced Sept. 1 that it has agreed to acquire National Pasteurized Eggs Inc. (NPE), a producer of pasteurized shell eggs, including all-natural, cage-free and hard-boiled eggs. Its patented in-shell pasteurization process allows for commercial-scale production of pasteurized eggs.

NPE operates three egg production facilities located in Illinois, Iowa and South Dakota and distributes its products nationwide, serving th

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