Family Dollar favors food as fuel for growth
The company plans to open about 500 to 560 stores and close 60 to 70 stores. Urban markets will continue to be the focus. Sales for the fiscal year just ended were $5.282 billion, up 11.2 percent.
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11/16/2013EPA Proposes Cut in Ethanol Use in 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's first reversal of Congressional mandate acknowledges problems, lack of need.
11/07/2013Washington's I-522 Appears to Fail
With nearly all ballots counted, Washington's I-522 won the support of about 45 percent of voters, to 55 percent opposed.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced today partially hydrogenated oils are not generally recognized as safe; it opened a 60-day comment period for food manufacturers to respond.
According to an exclusive report with the Reuters News Service, Cargill said the new ground-beef packaging should debut in early 2014.
Kraft Foods announced it would remove synthetic colorants from its macaroni and cheese products aimed at children.
Fortune Magazine's 50 most powerful women in business includes some familiar food and beverage faces.
The Minnesota-based company announced the former PepsiCo and Nestle executive has taken over as CEO effective immediately, succeeding the departing Gregory Flack.
Governments, shareholders approve sale to Chinese company.
Food facility inspections, inspection of imported foods, follow-up inspections all will suffer due to the government shutdown.
Food Think Tank website offers comprensive list of mobile device and tablet apps for consumers that want access to healthy food.
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