US Foods Gains Conditional FTC Approval of SGA Acquisition

US Foods today announced that it has received conditional approval from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to acquire SGA’s Food Group of Companies (SGA Food Group) for $1.8 billion in cash. The five operating companies being acquired are Food Services of America, Inc. (FSA), Systems Services of America, Inc., Amerifresh, Inc., Ameristar Meats, Inc. and GAMPAC Express, Inc. US Foods expects to close the acquisition in the next few days. For details, see the official release.