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
All cash proposal appears better than Dollar Tree's offer.
J.M. Smucker Co.-Sahale Snacks; ConAgra Foods-TaiMei Potato Industry Ltd.; Lindt & Sprüngli-Russell Stover.
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$9 billion deal approved by Safeway shareholders.
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$128 million for manufacturer of peanut butter.
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Will be new headquarters of La Costeña's U.S. operations.
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Sale will help fund Tyson's Hillshire acquisition.
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