MOM Brands buys Little Crow Foods' CoCo Wheats cereal

The Minnesota company, formerly known as Malt-O-Meal, says the deal is a "strong addition to our hot cereal offerings and our growing house of brands."
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The Minnesota company, formerly known as Malt-O-Meal, says the deal is a "strong addition to our hot cereal offerings and our growing house of brands."

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