Eagle Foods has bought the Helper main meals and Suddenly Salad side businesses from General Mills, Inc.

The acquisition creates three platforms within Eagle Foods focused on growing center store categories for retailers.

“We are builders of brands, categories, and people,” said Bernard Kreilmann, CEO of Eagle Foods. “The Helper and Suddenly Salad brands, with a strong heritage and high consumer awareness, are a perfect fit for what Eagle does best – investing in, innovating, and revitalizing brands to drive growth and nurture them to reach their full potential.”