The Maschhoffs LLC is buying GNP Co. for an undisclosed amount.
St. Cloud, Minn.-based GNP provides chicken products under the Gold’n Plump, Just Bare and Sunny Roost brands.
Maschhoffs is a pork production company headquartered in Carlyle, Ill. The company sells its products to retailers under the Maschhoff Family Farms label.
The two businesses will operate separately.
Recent food deals include International Fiber Corp. acquisition of Fibred in October, and Del Monte Pacific Ltd.’s purchase of the consumer food business of U.S.-based Del Monte Foods Co.