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Middleby Corp. buys Viking Range for $380 million

Food service equipment maker Middleby Corp. has bought Mississippi-based oven and kitchen appliance maker Viking Range Corp. for $380 million.   Viking Range is based in Greenwood, Miss., and makes products for use in residential cooking. Middleby said Viking Range has $200 million in annual sales. Over the last 12 months Middleby’s revenue has grown 21 percent to $990 million. ...

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DSU bestows degree on Carl

Delta State University alumnus Fred Carl Jr. was bestowed with one of the university’s highest honors – an honorary doctor of science degree, during 2011 Spring Commencement ceremonies. Carl is the founder, chairman, president and CEO of Viking Range Corporation. A native of Greenwood, he attended Mississippi State University and graduated with a bachelor of business administration degree from Delta ...

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