Berkshire Hathaway to Buy H.J. Heinz for About $23 Billion With 3G Capital

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Various Ore-Ida products, made by H.J. Heinz Co., are displayed in a... News PhotoBusiness,Commercial Activity,Condiment,Finance,Food And Drink Industry,Food and Drink,For Sale,Freezer,Groceries,Heinz,Ketchup,Making,Man Made Object,Mergers and Acquisitions,Metal Ore,North,North America,Pittsburgh,Store,The Americas,The Media,USA,VerticalPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergVarious Ore-Ida products, made by H.J. Heinz Co., are displayed in a freezer for sale at grocery store in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013. Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and Jorge Paulo Lemann’s 3G Capital agreed to buy HJ Heinz Co. for about $23 billion, ending the independence of an iconic ketchup maker that traces its roots to the 1860s. Photographer: Kevin Lorenzi/Bloomberg via Getty Images