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File photo/The Herald-Dispatch

Earl Heiner Jr. watches production at Heiner's Bakery in February 1975.

Gallery: Heiner's Bakery through the years

Nov. 09, 2010 @ 01:56 PM

The parent company for Heiner's Bakery is cutting the apron strings on its unit that bakes bread, selling it to Mexican bakery giant Grupo Bimbo for $959 million as it looks to concentrate more on its coffee and meat businesses.