"A lot of those companies don't have, or haven't taken advantage of, all of the nooks and crannies of the tax code", said Jason Pride, director of investment strategy at Glenmede.
Campbell's acquisition of Snyder's-Lance is the sixth takeover the company has carried out in five years.
The deal is waiting for approval from Snyder-Lance's shareholders and regulatory approval. Campbell Soup said the acquisition will help expand its position in the $89 billion snacking market in the U.S.
Campbell completed its $700 million acquisition of organic soup and broth maker Pacific Foods last week, when media reports first surfaced about a possible deal with Snyder's-Lance.
Campbell acquired dressing, beverage and vegetable company Bolthouse Farms in 2012 for $1.55 billion.
Campbell Soup, based in New Jersey, already makes a number of well-known snacks, including Goldfish crackers and Milano cookies. Lee Jr. was replaced by Brian Driscoll, the former president of Diamond Foods.
Campbell Soup has said it will finance the deal with $6.2 billion of debt. Following the leadership changes this summer, the company laid off dozens in its accounting department in Charlotte, opting to move the work up to its Pennsylvania office instead.
The deal - the largest in the soup company's 148-year history - was announced December 18.
Predictions for Chiefs vs. Chargers, Week 15
Earlier this season against the Chargers, Hunt had a career-high game with 172 yards and a touchdown on the ground. Will the Los Angeles Chargers stay hot and take down the Kansas City Chiefs tonight at 8:25 p.m.
Late past year, Snyder's-Lance said it was selling Diamond Foods' nut business to a private equity firm, while keeping other Diamond products. But he cautions that the deal sets Hershey up for competition with PepsiCo Inc's Frito-Lay and Campbell's Pepperidge.
He was taken to a nearby hospital suffering from cardiac arrest but was later pronounced dead, the news agency Yonhap reported . His death is a blow to the massive worldwide fan base that Korea's "K-pop" music has attracted in recent years.
In the last worldwide break he did not play for Egypt , he didn't start at Stoke, we take him off as soon as possible. But obviously it's for him easy in the moment to finish the situations than for other players.
Ben Roethlisberger hit Jesse James for what appeared to be a 10-yard touchdown, but a review showed James lost possession. Brown left in obvious pain after getting his left leg tangled up with a pair of New England defenders.
Rycroft said his country believes Jerusalem is a final-status issue and should be a shared capital of Israelis and Palestinians. Echoed by Abbas, he said that the USA "destroyed" the two state solution and "undermined all peace efforts".
Shares of MRO moved upward with change of 3.84% to its 50-day Moving average. 4,772 were accumulated by North Star Asset Inc. At a certain point in the past four quarters, the shares traded as low as $39.90 but made a 23.06% recovery since then.
Lewis accepted the job on January 14, 2003, when the Bengals were coming off the worst season in franchise history (2-14). Asked about the report during pregame warm-ups by a reporter for the team website, Lewis said there was "nothing to it".
Mason Fine passed for 303 yards and three touchdowns for North Texas (9-5), but was intercepted twice and fumbled twice. Fast forward to 2017, and the Broncos again find themselves as underdogs in a West Coast bowl against a Power 5 team.
Among the slew of well-wishers from across the Twittersphere was Harvard alumnus and Brooklyn Nets basketball player Jeremy Lin. My oldest son got into Stanford on Friday and we have been waiting for a response from Harvard, and I just can't believe it.
Another match was added to the pay-per-view later on in the night. "They deserve their own match at Royal Rumble ". For most of 2017, there has been one rumor that constantly simmered: the Women's Royal Rumble .
The main event matchup between Lawler and Dos Anjos was very close on paper, which is why the fight was worth an extra 120 points. He beat Demian Maia, but he looked really bad when he fought Demian, and I have no comments on that guy".
Mr Harbor said IMPACT had spoken to senior Ryanair management, telling them they were ready to meet them at any time. The union asked management to release its Ryanair pilot representatives to prepare for and attend the meeting.
Benteke scores first of season as Palace win at Leicester
Conceding at least woke the Foxes up and Benteke nearly gifted them an immediate equaliser, heading inches wide of his own goal. On Saturday, we did score them. "It was not a good game for us and Crystal Palace deserved this result".
Browns fall to the Ravens, 27-10, as 0-16 looms closer
Running back Isaiah Crowell slammed through a hole at left guard for 59 yards on the first play after the turnover on downs. The Baltimore Ravens and Cleveland Browns have a ton in common as they head into their Week 15 matchup in Cleveland.
Celtic's 69 Game Unbeaten Domestic Run Has Just Been Ended
Indeed, the 31-year-old's own unbeaten domestic sequence is even longer than the 19 months Celtic had enjoyed collectively. It's a big thank you to the players for what we've done. "If the pitch was better we might have kept it better".
Cardinals to place Adrian Peterson on season-ending IR
The Cardinals' Adrian Peterson has reportedly been placed on injured reserve, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported on Thursday. Peterson's neck injury won't require surgery, but it only adds to his plethora of missed games throughout his career.
Osweiler to the rescue for Broncos
They recorded just 228 total yards of offense, and while they did not turn the ball over, big plays were nowhere to be found. Denver is 5-0 in games in which Anderson has run 20-plus times and has lost all nine other games this season.
Facebook rolls out 'Snooze' to 'mute' friends
He is also fanatical about football which makes it all the more odd that he should support Stockport County. Facebook today announced a new snooze button to unfollow updates of a profile, page or group for 30 days.
Weather Forecast: Light snow tonight
See some tips on staying warm here and call 911 or head to an emergency room if you start to see any symptoms . It should taper off betwen 7 and 9 p.m.in New York City and about midnight on the east end of Long Island.