On August 7, 2017, Pinnacle Foods Inc. (the “Company”) entered into a definitive purchase agreement with Ryder Integrated Logistics, Inc. (“Ryder”) to acquire a frozen warehouse and vegetable packaging business from Ryder located in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.

The Company closed the acquisition with Ryder on December 15, 2017 for $37.5 million with cash on hand.

This information is being “furnished” to Item 7.01 and in accordance with general instruction B.2 to Form8-Kshall not be deemed “filed” with the Securities and Exchange Commission for purposes of Section18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or otherwise subject to the liabilities under that section, nor shall such information be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any filings under the Securities Act of 1933.


About Pinnacle Foods Inc. (NYSE:PF)

Pinnacle Foods Inc. is a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of branded food products in North America. The Company operates through three segments: the Birds Eye Frozen segment, the Duncan Hines Grocery segment and the Specialty Foods segment. The Birds Eye Frozen segment manages its brands in the United States retail frozen vegetables (Birds Eye), frozen complete bagged meals (Birds Eye Voila!), and frozen seafood (Van de Kamp’s and Mrs. Paul’s) categories, plant based protein frozen products (gardein), as well as its Foundation Brands in the frozen and refrigerated bagels (Lender’s), frozen pizza for one (Celeste), single-serve frozen dinners and entrees (Hungry-Man), and frozen breakfast (Aunt Jemima) categories. The Duncan Hines Grocery Segment includes cake mixes, ready-to-serve frostings, brownie mixes, muffin mixes and cookie mixes. The Specialty Foods segment consists of snack products (Tim’s Cascade and Snyder of Berlin), foodservice and private label businesses.

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