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Hain Celestial enters into letter of intent to acquire BluePrint

In a separate press release, the company announced it had entered into a letter of intent to acquire BluePrint™, a recognized leader in juice cleanses and single-serve raw juices based in New York City. The acquisition, which is expected to close by the end of calendar year 2012, is expected to be accretive to Hain Celestial's earnings in fiscal year 2013. Details of the transaction were not disclosed.