July 13/Wilder, Idaho/PRNewswire -- CTI Foods Holding Co. announced that it was the successful bidder for the former AFA Foods Inc.'s King of Prussia, Pa., ground beef processing facility. The transaction received court approval today and is expected to close next week.

Bobby Horowitz, CEO of CTI Foods, said, "As we continue to grow our company on a national basis it was important to establish a manufacturing presence on the East Coast. AFA's King of Prussia is an outstanding facility that will allow us to strengthen our already close relationships with customers and suppliers to provide a variety of high quality food products."