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Nearly 1 in 6 Americans go hungry. Most at risk: children and the elderly. Companies are rushing to help during the holidays.
General Mills announced the return of the previously discontinued French Toast Crunch, a toast-shaped, maple-flavored cereal.
Julie Busha didn’t slay any Sharks with her Slawsa – but that hasn’t stopped her from continuing to thrive.
PARIS, Nov 28- Louis Dreyfus Commodities named Mayo Schmidt, former head of Canadian grain handler Viterra, as its new chief executive in the latest stage of a corporate shake-up at the global trading firm. Louis Dreyfus, one of a quartet of "ABCD" companies that dominate agricultural commodity trading alongside Archer Daniels Midland, Bunge and Cargill, is trying...
The surge in the U.S. dollar this month to an almost seven-year high versus the yen is very bad news for Ford investors, if past history is a guide.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
Nov 7- General Mills Inc, the maker of Cheerios cereal and Betty Crocker cake mixes, cut its full-year sales and profit growth forecast, blaming weak demand in the United States and slowing growth in its key emerging markets. General Mills' sales in recent quarters have been hit by intense competition from private-label brands and new breakfast options such as...
Nov 7- General Mills Inc, the maker of Cheerios cereal and Betty Crocker cake mixes, cut its full-year sales and profit growth forecast, blaming weak demand in the United States and slowing growth in its key emerging markets. Shares of the company fell 3.6 percent in early trading. General Mills said it expects net sales for the year ending May to grow at a low single...
General Mills shares sank after the maker of Cheerios, Yoplait yogurt, and Progresso canned soups cuts its sales and earnings outlook for the year.
Oct 30- Kellogg Co posted its sixth straight quarter of weaker net sales in its U.S. cereal business as demand for products such as Corn Flakes and Rice Krispies wane in its biggest market. The company also said sales in its U.S. snack business dropped by the most in seven quarters, highlighting how processed food makers such as Kellogg, ConAgra Foods Inc and General...
MEXICO CITY/ WASHINGTON, Oct 27- Mexico and the United States reached a deal on Monday to avert potentially steep duties on Mexican sugar imports to the United States, defusing a months-long dispute that threatened to escalate into a major trade war. The concessions will help resolve a dispute that threatened to spiral into a tit-for-tat trade war after Mexico...
MEXICO CITY/ WASHINGTON, Oct 27- Mexico and the United States reached a deal on Monday to avert potentially steep duties on Mexican sugar imports to the United States in talks that went down to the last minute. The U.S. Department of Commerce said late on Monday that Mexican and U.S. officials and Mexican sugar exporters initialed a draft agreement that would...
With some 84 million people in the U.S. struggling with obesity, investing in obesity stocks has become a Wall Street trend.
Jim Cramer takes on activist calls to CEOs strong performing companies, and suggests they realign their attention
More than 120 world records were set for lots of wine sold in Hong Kong last weekend. Many buyers were from mainland China.
Medtronic's plan to reimburse execs and directors for $63 million in excise taxes from a tax inversion draws heat from shareholders.
NEW YORK, Sept 19- Though diet studies disagree about what's worse for you, carbohydrates or fat, most say nice things about eating protein, including its potential for better weight control. In July, Taco Bell started selling high-protein meals, which contain Greek yogurt options and twice the meat as in its traditional burritos and bowls.
Stocks wavered Wednesday as Wall Street waits to hear from the Federal Reserve.
*Cost cutting to help save $100 mln by 2014. Sept 17- General Mills Inc reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit as the maker of Cheerios cereal and Betty Crocker cake mixes lost further ground to cheaper store-branded foods amid rising demand for alternative breakfast options.