Shares of Unilever (UL) - Get Unilever PLC Sponsored ADR Report were gaining by 1.77% to $51.10 on Thursday morning, following a Bloomberg report saying the Hellmann's mayonnaise and Ben & Jerry's ice cream parent is acquiring upstart food company Sir Kensington's.

Unilever recently rejected a $143 billion takeover proposal from Kraft Heinz (KHC) - Get Kraft Heinz Company (KHC) Report .

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