Friday Mar 7
Dallas Morning News
Bottle battle shaping up as condiment conglomerate Heinz sues Irving-based maker of spicy ketchup
That's up to the court to decide, as the H.J. Heinz Company is suing Irving-based Figueroa Brothers over, yes, a ketchup bottle.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Moelis Announces IPO
The firm specializes in offering companies advice on mergers and acquisitions and corporate restructurings; it's a classic investment bank.
The Toronto Star
Obscure law saved Leamington plant, says investor group spokesman
Canada's insistence that tomato juice be extracted from “sound, ripe, whole” tomatoes instead of paste -– a higher standard than in the U.S. -– has partially saved an H.J. Heinz Co.
Goldman Tops M&A Advisers After Blockbusters
For the past two years, investment bankers who rely on fee income from mergers and acquisitions have talked optimistically in January only to see deal volume fall, or flat line.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Heinz Endowments searching for new president
Storbeck/Pimentel & Associates assisted the University of Pittsburgh in its recent search for a new chancellor and last year helped Carnegie Mellon University hire a new president.
UPDATE 1-Investment bank Moelis files for IPO
Moelis & Co, an independent investment bank formed by former UBS bankers, filed with U.S. regulators on Tuesday to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering.
Why Unilever Wants to Break Out of Jarred Sauce
The company contacted HJ Heinz Co., Kraft, and Pinnacle Foods as potential bidders, according to a Bloomberg News report.
Our Thoughts On Warren Buffett's Thoughts
The Berkshire Hathaway 2013 Annual Shareholder Letter came out on Saturday the 1st of March, 2014.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Business news briefs: DOJ subpoenas PNC
PNC Financial Services Group Inc. received a subpoena regarding the return rate for its payment-processor clients from the U.S. Department of Justice and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Warren Buffett's buy list
Investment guru Warren Buffett wants to invest in more American companies because that's where he says he finds the most opportunity.
Buffett, 3G founder among Forbes richest 50 billionaires
Two of the driving forces behind the acquisition of Pittsburgh-based H.J. Heinz Co.
Buffett talks up IBM and Pepsi, dismisses bitcoin
Warren Buffett shrugged off market tremors Monday as the legendary investor laid out his bullish outlook on the U.S. economy and the stock market, talking down geopolitical turmoil and maintaining a positive outlook on holdings like International Business Machines Corp. and H.J. Heinz.
Unilever Said to Seek Up To $2 Billion For Ragu Sauce
Unilever has begun the process of seeking bidders for its Ragu pasta-sauce brand by hiring advisers and contacting potential acquirers, people familiar with the matter said.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Buffett upbeat about future despite trailing S&P
Billionaire Warren Buffett is confident that Berkshire Hathaway will be a mainstay of the U.S. economy for the next 100 years, regardless of whether it sometimes underperforms bull market runs, like it did last year.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Heinz co-parent company posts record profits
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. said fourth-quarter profit rose 9.6 percent, hitting $19.5 billion for the full year, eclipsing the 2012 record annual profit of $14.8 billion.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
US Baby Food Market and China Formula Milk Powder for Infant & Young...
Hence, many companies are introducing organic baby foods in the market to differentiate their products from other mainstream products available in the market.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Windsor Star
Leamington heaves sigh of relief
The unexpected reprieve that will keep Wayne Palichuk's family farming dynasty alive is, perhaps, the most telling testimony of how important the saving of the former Heinz plant for those living in and around Leamington has become.
The Globe and Mail
Should you tell a prospective employer if you're pregnant?
Tell or not? A Harvard Business Review blogger has sparked an interesting discussion, posing the question of whether a woman should tell a prospective employer if she's pregnant.
The St Paul Journal
Heinz announces preliminary deal for Leamington, Ont., tomato plant
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Heinz to sell Canadian plant to Highbury Canco Corp.
A Canadian co-packer has agreed to buy an H.J. Heinz Co. plant in Leamington, Ontario, that had been set to close soon, a move that could save several hundred jobs in that community.