Colo. Chicken Company To Buy Out St. Cloud GNP Co.The Midwest's largest chicken producer is being acquired by a rival company for $350 million. Pilgrim's Pride Corp., of Greeley, Colorado, says it plans to pay cash for GNP Co., the producer of Gold'n Plump and Just Bare chicken, which is based in St. Cloud, Minnesota.
Ill. Pork Producer Buys Minn. Chicken Company An Illinois pork processor announced plans Friday to buy Minnesota meat packer GNP Company, which sells chicken under the Gold'n Plump, Just BARE and Sunny Roost brands. The family owned companies issued a joint statement that did not disclose terms of the deal.