By Liz White, UT contributing editorMiddleton, UK-British Vita plc has bought the remaining 50 percent shareholding of Vitafoam Products Canada Ltd, Engineered Foam Products Ltd and subsidiaries (collectively “Vitafoam Canada”), effective 26 July 2004.Vitafoam Canada makes flexible polyurethane foam for comfort and industrial applications from multiple locations throughout Canada, according to Vita. Vita paid C$36.6 million ($27.7 million) for the holdings. British Vita has owned half of the business since 1973, with the Himel family owning the other half. “
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