JBT acquires liquid foods solutions provider

JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT) said it has completed its agreement to acquire the shares of Stork Food & Dairy Systems B.V.

The agreement to purchase the shares was announced on July 17, 2015. The purchase price was EUR47 million, before customary post-closing adjustments.

JBT is a leading global technology solutions provider to the food processing and air transportation industries. The compay designs, manufactures, tests and services technologically sophisticated systems and products for regional and multi-national industrial food processing customers through its JBT FoodTech segment and for domestic and international air transportation customers through its JBT AeroTech segment. It employs approximately 3,600 people worldwide and operates sales, service, manufacturing and sourcing operations located in over 25 countries.