20 min ago
The Washington Post
Hedge Fund Sandell Opens Event-Driven Strategy for Small Clients
Thomas Sandell, a hedge-fund manager who makes merger-related bets and once worked alongside the late Ace Greenberg at Bear Stearns Cos., is preparing to invest for smaller investors.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Thanh Nein News
2 Nigerians taken to Vietnam hospital free from fever
A quarantined zone at Ho Chi Minh City's Hospital of Tropical Diseases where two Nigerian men found with fever-like symptoms are staying in.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Traders Gorging on Campbell Calls Amid Deal Speculation
Bullish calls on the stock are close to the most expensive in history compared with bearish puts, according to data on three-month contracts compiled by Bloomberg.
Peffley: Cucumbers are cool for a number of reasons
Are you familiar with the phrase "cool as a cucumber"? Physicians in the 17th century prescribed fever patients to be placed on a bed of cucumbers so they would become cool ! Cucumbers are in fact cool to the touch; it is their water-retentive ability that gives them their reputation for never losing their cool.
Stock futures gaining; Home Depot sales top estimates; Heinz targeted ...
Heinz ketchup bottles line the shelves of a Pittsburgh grocery store in a file photo from May 23, 2006.
Heinz in China food scare
US foodmaker H.J. Heinz Co said it will tighten controls over ingredients suppliers in China after it was forced to recall some infant food products from Chinese store shelves due to excess levels of lead.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Bidding War for Family Dollar Stores, Heinz Recalls Infant Cereal in China, Facebook vs. Satire
A bidding war for Family Dollar Stores has begun as Dollar General Corp. offers $8.9 billion for the chain, topping rival Dollar Tree's bid.
Food Industry Merger and Acquisition Activity Remained Steady in 2013
The Food Institute recorded 311 mergers in the food industry in 2013; a total that is roughly the same as 2012.
Malaysian National News Agency
China's Food Authorities Seal Heinz Cereal Products With High Lead Levels
Food safety authorities in east China's Zhejiang province have sealed 614 boxes of baby cereal products manufactured by US food giant H.J. Heinz after being found to contain high levels of lead, Xinhua news agency reported.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
The Windsor Star
Leamington festival a success, but a cloud still looms over town
Parades, pageants, live music and plenty of vendors - residents wore grins from ear to ear at the Leamington Sunset Tomato Festival this weekend.
Sydney Morning Herald
Buffett tips Heinz Australia into the red
A heavy restructuring of the balance sheet at Heinz's Australian operations and a recalibration of tax losses caused the Australian business known as Heinz Wattie's? to tumble to a loss of $12.3 million in its latest financial year.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Mary Ward Books
Fauna Germanica Die Kafer des Deutschen Reiches 5 volumes by Edmund Reitter
Description: K G Lutz, Stuttgart 1908-1916 , first edition . 5 volumes brown cloth with brown leatherette spines : black lettering and beetle decoration to fronts.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
H.J. Heinz Company Announces Listen-Only Call to Review Second Quarter Calendar Year 2014 Results
The call will be hosted by , offering 'Good Food Every Day'TM is one of the world's leading marketers and producers of healthy, convenient and affordable foods specializing in ketchup, sauces, meals, soups, snacks and infant nutrition.
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
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Thu Aug 14, 2014
Pittsburgh has one of the lowest office vacancy rates in the country
Pittsburgh has one of the lowest office vacancy rates in the United States, according to a study released by real estate firm Avison Young .
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Windsor Star
Want a new home built in Leamington? It just got $12,712 cheaper
In a bold move to attract new industry, commercial businesses and homeowners, Leamington council has voted unanimously to eliminate its development charges for three years.
Heinz swings to profit in Q2
Sales were down slightly for H.J. Heinz Co., but the Pittsburgh-based manufacturer swung to a profit in the second quarter.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Food & Drug Packaging
Composite cans with peel-off top offer gastight seal for perishable products
Uncompromising when it comes to product and aroma protection: Weidenhammer Packaging Group , Europe's leading supplier of composite cans, composite drums and plastic containers, has brought a new generation of highly impermeable containers to the market.
Russians won't have to say 'do svidaniya' to Heinz
Russians will still be able to enjoy Heinz ketchup, they just won't be able to enjoy it on meats imported from the U.S. The list of banned products includes "cattle meat , pork , poultry meat and all poultry edible byproducts, salted meat, pickled meat, dried meat, smoked meat, fish and shell fish, clams and other water invertebrates, milk and ... (more)
Mon Aug 04, 2014
With $50 billion on hand, Buffett waits for the next 'fat pitch'
Cash at his Omaha, Nebraska-based Berkshire Hathaway Inc. rose past $50 billion at the end of June, the first time it finished a quarter above that level since he became chairman and chief executive more than four decades ago.