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2 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com
MGP Ingredients CEO Augustus C. Griffin bought 2,400 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 12th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $12.26 per share, for a total transaction of $29,424.00.
6 hrs ago | USA Today
There are 11 Nasdaq stocks, including Skyworks Solutions , Keurig Green Mountain and Tesla Motors that are valued at $10 billion or more that are up 40% or more this year, according to a USA TODAY review of data from S&P Capital IQ. These standout stocks are a big reason why the Nasdaq composite index is powering ahead of the other major markets.
7 hrs ago | Business Journal
General Mills was ranked in the top 10 for its generous parental leave, flexible work schedule and on-site day care. General Mills Inc. and Allianz Life Insurance have been named two of the 100 Best Companies for workplace flexibility by Working Mother magazine.
9 hrs ago | Reuters
The newly-formed group, called The CEO Council on Health and Innovation, said it came together "to lead the U.S. business community" in improving employee and community health and reducing costs. ), McKinsey & Co, Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and Institute for Advanced Health.
9 hrs ago | The Toronto Star
The proposed $12.5 billion merger of Tim Hortons and Burger King began in early March with a phone call to Warren Buffett. Alexandre Behring, chairman of Burger King and managing partner of the burger chain's majority owner, 3G Capital, called Buffett to see if the American billionaire would be willing to finance the transaction.
10 hrs ago | Business Journal
Cargill Inc. will close its Memphis corn mill, located at 2330 Buoy, a facility that employs 440 employees. According to a Cargill statement, 120 of its local employees were contract workers.
11 hrs ago | News Max
Cargill Inc., the largest closely held U.S. company, said it will close a corn-milling plant in Memphis because it's underutilized and is located too far from the corn belt. The corn-oil refinery at the site will remain open, Minneapolis-based Cargill said today in a statement.
12 hrs ago | Battle Creek Enquirer
Kellogg recognized by Working Mother magazine The company was applauded for its resources for employees who are parents. Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1u2B2xc Kellogg Co.
12 hrs ago | TheStreet.com
The deal between the two companies was proposed in March and would create a business with 14% of the $7 billion global banana market, making the partnership the world's largest banana supplier, Reuters added. The companies submitted their concessions proposals last week, and the EU regulators have given themselves until Oct. 3 to make a decision.
13 hrs ago | Business Journal
Chiquita Brands International Inc. isn't giving up on the deal to buy Fyffes plc, despite a more valuable deal offered from two Brazilian companies.
13 hrs ago | Business Journal
Chiquita Brands International Inc. isn't giving up on the deal to buy Fyffes plc, despite a more valuable deal offered from two Brazilian companies. Chiquita says it's considering making some concessions to the European Union in exchange for its approval of the $ 526 million, all-stock tax-inversion deal to buy Fyffes and move the combined company's headquarters to Ireland.
14 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com
In this article, let's take a look at Hormel Foods Corporation , a $13.12 billion market cap company, which is a multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer-branded food and meat products. The company has a large portfolio of protein brands.
14 hrs ago | Business Journal
Diapers are among products that use acrylic acid - synthesized from crude oil. A team that includes researchers from Davis announced Monday achieving a milestone in producing acrylic acid from renewable materials.
16 hrs ago | Adweek
Publicis Groupe, in the wake of its failed merger with Omnicom, announced a management reorganization which includes the 2017 retirement of CEO Maurice Lvy and Saatchi & Saatchi global chief Kevin Roberts. The announcement actually extends Lvy's reign at the top, a job he said he was retiring from as long ago as 2011.
18 hrs ago | TheStreet.com
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United Natural Foods opened at 63.715 on Tuesday. United Natural Foods has a one year low of $58.04 and a one year high of $79.64.
Former Fonterra boss Andrew Ferrier has been appointed chairman of New Zealand software developer Orion Health and is already proving himself adept at dodging questions on a possible sharemarket listing by the fast-growing firm. The company -- which is mulling a stock exchange float that would raise growth capital -- also appointed Lester Levy, chairman of the Auckland and Waitamata District Health Boards, to its board as an independent director at its annual shareholders' meeting at Auckland Hospital today.
AUSTIN, Minn. -- Hormel Foods Corp. has introduced Hormel REV wraps, a protein-rich snack.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 08:30 pm
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