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3 hrs ago | DNA India

Analysis: Challenges persist but green shoots visible in FMCG sector

Major fast moving consumer goods companies have somehow managed to beat the slowdown blues during the first quarter of current fiscal .


Related Topix: Unilever NV, Unilever

7 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

General Mills joins climate action coalition

BICEP, or Business for Innovative Climate and Energy Policy, said Monday that the Minneapolis-based maker of Cheerios, Yoplait and other packaged foods has joined the coalition.


Related Topix: General Mills, Agriculture, Modesto, CA, Business News

9 hrs ago | KTIV-TV Sioux City

Tyson to sell Mexico, Brazil poultry operations

The mother of a 15-year-old New Hampshire girl reunited with her family nine months after she vanished says rumors that she was pregnant aren't true.


Related Topix: Tyson Foods, Microsoft, Startups, Tennessee

13 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

1 dead, 3 injured following explosion at Omega Protein

One man is dead and three others injured after an explosion at the Omega Protein plant in Moss Point this morning.


Related Topix: Livestock, Omega Protein Corporation, Explosion

13 hrs ago | WWL-TV New Orleans

Fire chief: 1 dead, 3 hurt in fish plant explosion

Authorities say one person died and three others were injured in an explosion at a fish processing plant on the Mississippi coast.


Related Topix: Explosion, Omega Protein Corporation, Livestock

14 hrs ago |

The food manufacturer Kellogg is closing its snack plant on Victory Drive by the end of 2015.

Food manufacturer Kellogg is closing its snack plant on Victory Drive in Columbus by the end of next year as part of a massive corporate restructuring.


Related Topix: Kellogg, Agriculture, Columbus, GA, Muscogee County, GA

16 hrs ago | Reuters

Tyson to sell Mexican and Brazilian poultry businesses

Tyson Foods Inc, the biggest U.S. meat processor, said it would sell its Mexican and Brazilian poultry businesses to Pilgrims Pride Corp parent JBS SA for $575 million.


Related Topix: Tyson Foods, Pilgrims Pride Corporation

21 hrs ago |

Tyson Foods to Sell Mexico, Brazil Poultry Operations

Tyson Foods says it will sell its poultry businesses in Mexico and Brazil for $575 million in cash to help pay debt tied to its acquisition of Hillshire Brands.


Related Topix: Tyson Foods

Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

NZ dollar slips as Key says kiwi over-valued

The New Zealand dollar fell to a month-low after Prime Minister John Key said he agreed with the Reserve Bank that the currency is over-valued and as traders anticipate an announcement from Fonterra Cooperative Group tomorrow which is expected to include a cut to the milk price forecast.


Related Topix: Fonterra Cooperative Group

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Wall Street Journal

High Hopes Ride on IPO in Wake of Smithfield Deal

If the initial public offering of Chinese pork producer WH Group Ltd. goes through as expected Tuesday, it will be one of the first things to go right for the company since its purchase of Smithfield Foods Inc. last year.


Related Topix: Smithfield Foods


Movers & Shakers: Herbalife, Tyson, General Growth are stocks to watch

Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Monday's session are Herbalife Ltd., Tyson Foods Inc. and General Growth Properties Inc. : The food company best known for its chicken products is projected to report third-quarter earnings of 78 cents a share.


Related Topix: Tyson Foods, Financial Markets

Is Hormel Foods a Good Buy?

In spite of reporting record second-quarter brings about May, Hormel Foods neglected to inspire.


Related Topix: Hormel Foods Corporation, Tyson Foods

El Paso Times

Tyson Foods plant in Santa Teresa to close by 2015

The Tyson Food facility in Santa Teresa, N.M., will be one of three facilities closing, according to a statement from Tyson Foods, Inc. on Friday.


Related Topix: Tyson Foods, Santa Teresa, NM

Battle Creek Enquirer

Business Notables

Amanda LeBeau has been named the interim regional branch manager at Kellogg Community Federal Credit Union.


Related Topix: Kellogg, Agriculture, Investment Services

The Peninsula

Dassault Aviation reports lower sales

FROM LEFT: Dassault Systemes Chairman Charles Edelstenne, Dassault Aviation Chief Operating Officer Lok Segalen, French UMP political party member and Chairman and CEO of Groupe Dassault Holding Serge Dassault and Dassault Aviation Chairman and CEO Eric Trappier at the Dassault Aviation's first-half results presentation in Saint Cloud near Paris.


Related Topix: Dassault Falcon, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Dassault Rafale, Dassault Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Groupe Danone

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Eli Lilly and Receives Neutral Rating from Zacks

's stock had its "neutral" rating restated by Zacks in a report released on Friday.


Related Topix: Alnara Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Medicine, Avid Radiopharmaceuticals, Agriculture, International Multifoods Corporation, Eli Lilly, Imclone Systems, Healthcare Industry


Kraft Foods Group Appoints Elsner as CMO

Kraft Foods Group Inc. recently announced the appointment of Deanie Elsner to the newly created role of chief marketing officer, reporting directly to company CEO, Tony Vernon.


Related Topix: Kraft Foods International, Marketing

Courier News

Walter Joppy of J&J it Services support children in needWalter Joppy...

Walter Joppy of J&J IT Services support children in need Walter Joppy of J&J IT Services was this year's CASAblanca honoree Check out this story on Photo from left: Deb Cummins , Kelly Spillman , Lori Ross , Walter Joppy , Janet Wesselmann , and Tracey Heisler are shown at the recent 6th annual CASAblanca ... (more)


Related Topix: J and J Snack Foods, Basking Ridge, NJ

Merced Sun-Star

Transformer overloads blacks out downtown

The Los Banos Fire Department sent one engine to California Dairies on the 1100 block of Pacheco Boulevard Monday after a transformer was overloaded.


Related Topix: Los Banos, CA, California Dairies, Fire, Merced, CA

Business Journal

Two Dayton-area coffee shops to close

After less than a year of operation, Dayton's two locations of Peet's Coffee & Tea are closing.


Related Topix: Dayton, OH, Restaurant Management, Peets Coffee and Tea


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