Heinz's foodservice division has acquired IDF Holdings, a leading US manufacturer of sauces, condiments, dressings and mixes for restaurants and foodservice distributors. The sale was for an undisclosed sum. With annual sales exceeding $100m, Nashville based IDF is a major player in the foodservice sector. "IDF is an ideal fit for our organisation," said Jeffrey Berger, president of Heinz Foodservice. He added: "By coming together we will achieve economies in distribution and marketing." {{NEWS }}