WhiteWave Foods, which makes Silk soy milk and Horizon Organic milk, has purchased organic-food company Earthbound Farm for $600 million. "With Earthbound Farm as part of our portfolio, WhiteWave will now provide the two most popular gateways for consumers to enter into the organic category -- produce and dairy -- and have a significant foothold in the fresh-foods category, which represents one of the most attractive, emerging trends in the food industry," said Gregg Engles, CEO and chairman of WhiteWave.

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