General Mills to Acquire Annie’s – bye bye Annie

{Goodbye Annie’s – was so good to know you}

General Mills Inc. on Sept. 8 announced an agreement to acquire Annie’s Inc., a well-known producer of organic and natural food products, for $820 million. Annie’s had sales of $204 million in its most recent fiscal year, which ended this March.

Annie’s will join several natural or organic brands General Mills has assembled, mostly through acquisition, over the years: Cascadian Farm, Muir Glen, Larabar and Food Should Taste Good.

via General Mills to Acquire Annie’s.