Hain Celestial completes acquisition of BluePrint brand The Hain Celestial Group announced the closing of the acquisition of BluePrint brand. The BluePrint brand generated approximately $20M in sales in calendar year 2012 and is expected to be accretive to Hain Celestial's earnings in 2013. Details of the transaction were not disclosed.
Hain Pure Protein extends relationship with Panera Bread The Hain Celestial Group (HAIN) announced that Hain Pure Protein has entered into a new supply agreement with Panera (PNRA) to provide Plainville Farms turkey breast meat raised without antibiotics to Panera Bread. HPPC has been supplying Panera Bread with turkey raised without antibiotics on family farms since 2011.