Los Angeles Business Journal

Berkshire, 3G to Buy Heinz in $23 Billion Deal

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and private-equity firm 3G Capital are teaming up to buy ketchup-maker H.J. Heinz Co. in a $23 billion deal, one of the largest-ever acquisitions in the food industry, the Wall Street Journal reports.