April 13 (Reuters) - Grupo Bimbo SAB de CV <BIMBOA.MX>::INITIATES VOLUNTARY SEPARATION PROGRAM.SEPARATION PROGRAM WILL PROVIDE ELIGIBLE ASSOCIATES OPTION TO SEPARATE FROM CO WITH SEVERANCE & HEALTHCARE BENEFITS PACKAGE.
Grupo Bimbo SAB de CV's:Bimbo Bakeries Voluntary Regional Recall of Certain Limited Breads Produced Under the Sara Lee, Great Value, Kroger, Bimbo, Nature’s Harvest and L’Oven Fresh Brands due to the possible presence of fragments of glass caused by a broken light bulb at one of its bakeries - FDA.The best by Date can be found on the lower front/top third of the bag, the Bakery Code is to the left of the Best By Date.The UPC Code can be found in the bottom right corner on the back/bottom of the bag - FDA.Announced the recall after receiving 3 consumer reports of small pieces of glass found on the outside of the bread. There are no reports of injury - FDA.
Grupo Bimbo SAB de CV:Signs final agreement to buy 100 pct of shares of Panrico SAU, excluding category of branded packaged bread, for 190 million euros.
Grupo Bimbo SAB de CV:Signs agreement to buy Panrico SA in Spain and Portugal, agreement excludes the category of branded packaged bread.
Grupo Bimbo SAB de CV:Fitch has affirmed its credit ratings on company on global scale at BBB and on national scale at AA+(mex).Outlook remains stable.
Grupo Bimbo SAB de CV:Standard & Poor's has affirmed its credit ratings on company on global scale at BBB and on national scale at mxAA+.Outlook remains stable.
Grupo Bimbo SAB de CV:Canada Bread Company, Ltd, a subsidiary of Grupo Bimbo S.A.B. de C.V. (Grupo Bimbo or the company) announced that it has completed the acquisition of the total shares outstanding of Saputo Bakery Inc., a subsidiary of Saputo Inc.Saputo Bakery Inc. will now operate under the company name of Vachon Bakery Inc.
Grupo Bimbo SAB de CV:Says its subsidiary Canada Bread Company, Limited (Canada Bread) has reached an agreement to acquire the total shares outstanding of Saputo Bakery Inc., a subsidiary of Saputo Inc., for an aggregate cash price of C$120 mln.Acquisition includes well-positioned brands such as Vachon, Jos Louis, Ah Caramel, Passion Flakie and May West, among others.
Grupo Bimbo SAB de CV:Reaches agreement to acquire Supan, company from bakery industry in Ecuador.Acquisition includes Supan, Bimbo, Grile, Braun, Dulzones, Rey-pan and Pansol brands.Operation is expected to generate sales of more than $57 million and adjusted EBITDA of $6 million.
Grupo Bimbo SAB de CV:Says on June 24 it completed offer of bonds in amount of $800,000,000.Maturity in 2024.Coupon 3.875 percent.Issue price 99.590 percent.Says it also completed offer of bonds in amount of $500,000,000.Maturity in 2044.Coupon 4.875 percent.Issue price 98.205 percent.Notes consist of senior bonds and are guaranteed by Bimbo SA de CV, Barcel SA de CV and Bimbo Bakeries USA Inc, subsidiaries of Grupo Bimbo.