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Greenberg Glusker Represents Central Valley Meat in Strategic Acquisition of Cargill Beef Processing Facility in Fresno

May 10, 2024Press Release
Greenberg Glusker Press Release

Los Angeles, CA – Greenberg Glusker LLP, a Los Angeles law firm with a proven track record in mergers and acquisitions, successfully represented Central Valley Meat Holding Co. in its acquisition of the Cargill Meat Solutions beef processing plant in Fresno.

“Our decision to acquire the Cargill Meat Solutions beef processing facility in Fresno, California aligns with our long-term vision of strengthening our offerings to better serve the needs of our customers,” said Brian Coelho, CEO and owner of Central Valley Meat. “We’re excited to work alongside cattle producers in the state and region to continue delivering quality beef products for our customers and consumers.”

"Central Valley Meat has made a commendable move with this acquisition, which showcases their strategic foresight in strengthening their market presence," said Andrew Apfelberg, Corporate Partner who led the deal. "Our firm's extensive experience in representing clients across the protein processing sector, as well as brokers, distributors, and other stakeholders in the food and beverage industry, positions us uniquely to facilitate such significant deals and ensure our clients achieve their goals."

The Cargill facility in Fresno employs nearly 1,000 individuals, and Central Valley Meat plans to integrate this facility into its operations. Both companies have committed to retaining as many employees as possible. 

The Greenberg Glusker team, led by Andrew Apfelberg (Corporate), includes: Sedina Banks (Regulatory), Callista Cody (Corporate), Sherry Jackman (Environmental), Brian Kang (Real Estate), William Moodie (Corporate), Karina Sterman (Employment), Richard Sweet (Corporate), and Elizabeth Watson (Land Use).