Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. said it will acquire Wild Flavors GmbH, a maker of natural food ingredients, for about 2.2 billion euros ($3 billion) in cash in what will be the U.S. company’s biggest takeover.

Wild Flavors is being purchased from shareholders Hans- Peter Wild and funds affiliated with KKR & Co., Decatur, Illinois-based ADM said today in a statement. The buyer will also assume net debt of about 100 million euros.

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