The WhiteWave Foods Company Completes Acquisition of Earthbound Farm

DENVER, Colorado, January 3, 2014 – The WhiteWave Foods Company(NYSE:WWAV) (“WhiteWave”), a leading consumer packaged food and beveragecompany in North America and Europe, today announced that on January 2, 2014 it completed its previously announced acquisition of Earthbound Farm, one of thecountry’s leading organic food brands, for approximately $600 million in cash. GreggEngles, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of WhiteWave, said, “We are pleased to complete this transaction, which represents an exciting step in WhiteWave’s evolutionand reaffirms our leadership in the organic foods and beverages industry in North America.

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