Midday Glance: Food companiesMidday Glance: Food companies. NEW YORK - Shares of some top food companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: ConAgra Foods Inc. rose $.11 or .4 percent, to $25.69.
Ohio food company plans to reopen E. Indiana plantCAMBRIDGE CITY, Ind. (AP) - A food-processing company from Ohio announced plans Monday to reopen an eastern Indiana plant where an organic food company had planned to hire 1,000 workers before shutting down last year. Sugar Creek Packing Co.
Food Stamps: Fat Times For Food Companies, Recipients in $72B ProgramWho's getting fat off food stamps? A record number of Americans—46.7 million, or nearly 1 in 7--now uses the food stamp program, according to the Department of Agriculture. The annual cost of SNAP (the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, as the ...
Food Companies Sue Sugar Industry, Say High Fructose Corn Syrup Being ...Sept 5 (Reuters) - A group of U.S. food companies that includes conglomerate Cargill Inc has sued a sugar industry trade group, claiming high fructose corn syrup is being unfairly maligned by promoters of "natural" sugar.
AmeriQual involved in "game-changer" food processing researchAmeriQual is part of a consortium of food manufacturers and researchers who have worked for years to develop new technology for sterilizing commercial food products using microwave energy.
Ohio company plans to reopen eastern Indiana plant closed by organic food ...CAMBRIDGE CITY, Ind. - A food-processing company from Ohio announced plans Monday to reopen an eastern Indiana plant where an organic food company had planned to hire 1,000 workers before shutting down last year. Sugar Creek Packing Co. said ...
Kraft CEO Comes Out Against Cuts To US Food Stamp ProgramTony Vernon, the incoming CEO at the world's third largest food and beverage company, has come out against cutbacks to America's $75 billion food stamp program, The Financial Times reported Sunday. Vernon isn't the only major executive to make his ...
City Adds Another to Bronx Food MenuKrinos Foods Inc., a Greek and Mediterranean specialty-food importer, will develop a roughly $20 million facility on what is currently a city-owned site in the Tremont neighborhood of the Bronx.
Millions get tossed around in food fightMajor food and beverage companies are donating millions to fight an initiative on California's November ballot could require all foods produced using genetic engineering to be specially labeled. Opponents are building a substantial war chest to fight ...
Final Glance: Food companiesFinal Glance: Food companies. NEW YORK - Shares of some top food companies were mixed at the close of trading: ConAgra Foods Inc. fell $.28 or 1.1 percent, to $25.58.
US Foods' Food Fanatics Set to Sweep the NationFollowing a nationwide search and an intense head-to-head battle, US Foods, one of the country's most innovative food companies and leading distributors, appointed two of its chefs to become the first Food Fanatics. Selected for their passion for food, ...
Early Glance: Food companiesNEW YORK - Shares of some top food companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: ConAgra Foods Inc. fell $.12 or .5 percent, to $25.74. General Mills Inc. fell $.12 or .3 percent, to $39.20.
Kraft Fails to Wow as it Lifts Lids on Separate CompaniesAfter Mondelez executives presented to investors Thursday, Kraft put its North American grocery business in the spotlight Friday, offering its view as a packaged-food company that will have a laser-like focus on returning cash to shareholders with ...
Sales of non-essential food items like chocolates, soft drinks & noodles take ...Packaged food companies have not increased prices significantly this year despite key ingredients such as wheat, sugar and milk have become 10-25% costlier year-on-year, fearing this would dampen consumer sentiment already hurt by consumer price ...
US Foods Acquires Glover Wholesale"As one of the nation's largest food companies, US Foods offers Glover's customers access to innovative products, exclusive brands and expert services to help them succeed and stand out from the crowd," said Harris.
Final Glance: Food companiesNEW YORK - Shares of some top food companies were down at the close of trading: ConAgra Foods Inc. fell $.22 or .9 percent, to $25.43.
Kraft warns on US food stamp cut plansProposals to impose deep cuts on the $75bn US food stamp programme could eat into profits at food companies that rely on low-income customers stocking up on snacks and drinks.
Which 'Natural' Food Companies Are Fighting the Effort to Label GMOs?There are still some authentic heroes in the natural food industry. Nature's Path, Dr. Bronner's, Nutiva and Lundberg Rice stand out among the companies that are contributing to the effort to pass Prop 37 and ensure your right to know what's in your food.
UPDATE: Primark provides boost for Associated British Foods as sales climb"This excellent result was driven by an increase in retail selling space and like-for-like sales growth which we expect to be 3 per cent for the full year," the company said in statement, ahead of its full year results in November. "Trading this summer ...
Food fair urges young people to go vegetarianAt least 120 dishes in Vietnamese, Asian and European cuisine will be offered at 30 stalls by restaurants, pagodas and vegetarian food processing companies in the city. Since the target of the fair in the youth, the food offered will mostly be fast ...