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.
Oct 04, 2004
$800 million offer in quest to become a billion-dollar North American frozen food company.
09/15/2014Burger King To Merge With Tim Hortons
$11.5 billion deal will create the world's third largest quick-serve restaurant company.
09/10/2014China Bars U.S. Pork Because of Additive
Tyson, Hormel, Triumph Foods and Quality Pork Processors banned for use of ractopamine.
09/09/2014General Mills to Acquire Annie's
$820 million acquisition will expand General Mills’ fast-growing natural and organic foods business.
Historic home of Twinkies to close in October.
Robert Post named senior director for nutrition and regulatory affairs.
09/02/2014ADM Sells Chocolate Business to Cargill
$440 million price will help fund ADM's Wild purchase.
Shifted from California; Kentucky plant gets $13 million renovation.
Jackson, Denman move up at Smucker; West leaves Mondelez
08/28/2014Cargill Expands R&D Center
Plymouth, Minn., facility doubled with $5.5 million expansion.
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