Mars completes Wrigley acquisition
October 06, 2008
by FoodBusinessNews.net Staff
CHICAGO — Mars, Inc. has completed its acquisition of the Wm. Wrigley Jr. Co.
Under the agreement, which was announced on April 28, Wrigley will become a subsidiary of Mars. Mars stockholders will receive $80 in cash for each share of common stock and class B common stock.
Wrigley will stop trading on The New York Stock Exchange and the Chicago Stock Exchange and be delisted.