DEL SOL FOODS SOLD TO MEXICAN COMPANY

Brenham’s Del Sol Foods, owners of Briannas Fine Salad Dressing has been sold.

The LaCostena Group of Mexico City has announced their operating company Sabormex has acquired the Brenham-based manufacturer.

LaCostena is a globally packaged food firm whose operating companies included: LaCostena, Sobormex, Faribault Foods and Vilore Foods.

The company does business in over 30 countries world-wide and has significant operations in the United States through its Faribault and Vilore Foods.

In addition to serving as a major private label supplier for leading grocery retailers, the company is a co-packer for global consumer packed goods.

Del Sol president Jerry Brown says LaCostena and Del Sol are an excellent match in many important ways.

Brown says both companies are family-owned and financially strong and are committed to their customers.

Brown said Del Sol will continue to be headquartered and operated locally.