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July 13, 2014 8:34 PM

KC-based Russell Stover to be sold to Swiss company

The Swiss maker of Lindt chocolate has reached a deal to acquire Kansas City-based Russell Stover Candies, the storied U.S. boxed-chocolate maker. Terms of the pending sale were not announced though Russell Stover was expected to sell for about $1.5 billion, according to a Wall Street Journal report.

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