Proctor and Gamble sells Iams brand

Proctor and Gamble headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo/P&G)
Proctor and Gamble headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo/P&G)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The Iams pet food brand has new owners.

Proctor and Gamble sold Iams to Mars Incorporated for nearly $3 billion.

There are two Iams manufacturing locations in the Dayton region, one in Lewisburg and one in Vandalia.

Longtime area resident, Clay Mathile, sold Iams to Procter & Gamble in 1999 for $2 billion.

Mars is based in McLean, Virginia. It makes M&Ms, Snickers, Skittles and Pedigree dog foods among others.

 

 

blog comments powered by Disqus