Saturday Apr 12
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ConAgra Reaps Rewards From Ralcorp Acquisition in Fiscal...
Leading North American food company ConAgra Foods Incorporated reported solid gains in the third quarter of the company's 2014 fiscal year, as a strong international performance and last year's acquisition of Ralcorp Holdings Incorporated offset weaknesses in the Consumer and Commercial Foods segments.
US: Own label propels ConAgra 9m sales
In a trading update today , ConAgra revealed that total sales increased 22.1% in the first nine-months of the year, climbing to US$13.2bn.
ConAgra quarterly profit beats analysts' lowered expectations
ConAgra Foods Inc's quarterly profit beat analysts' lowered estimates and the maker of Hunt's tomato ketchup and Slim Jim beef jerky maintained its full-year earnings forecast.
Bakery & Snacks
Fire strikes ConAgra nut facility
A small fire broke out inside a snack nut roaster at a ConAgra-owned processing facility; no injuries were reported.
Goldman, Vestar to buy Hearthside Food from Wind Point Partners
Wind Point Partners, a private equity investment firm based in Chicago, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell portfolio company Hearthside Food Solutions to Goldman Sachs and Vestar Capital.