A Beam Inc. investor sued to block Suntory Holdings Ltd.’s $16 billion takeover of the company, a plan that would create the world’s third-largest premium spirits company.
Kellogg Co. , the largest U.S. maker of breakfast cereals, named John A. Bryant president and chief executive officer after David Mackay announced his retirement.
Kellogg Co. , the largest U.S. maker of breakfast cereal, reduced its profit forecast for the year after recalling cereals such as Froot Loops and Apple Jacks last month.
Kellogg Co. , the largest U.S. maker of breakfast cereal, said third-quarter profit dropped 6.4 percent as North American cereal sales continued to decline and predicted 2011 earnings that trailed analysts’ estimates.
The U.K. can use its shale gas resources without risking targets for reducing carbon emissions, the government said, citing a study it commissioned.
Kellogg Co. , the largest U.S. maker of breakfast cereal, lowered its profit forecast for the year, citing slumping demand for cereal and heightened competition.
Fortune Brands Inc.’s Beam liquor division, which begins trading as a standalone company next month, said it’s prepared to make large acquisitions if the right opportunity arises.
Kellogg Co., the largest U.S. breakfast-cereal maker, reported first-quarter profit that exceeded analysts’ estimates after sales climbed in North America.
Clear nutritional labels aimed at helping consumers combat obesity will appear next year on the products of some of the biggest U.S. food makers, two trade groups said.
"This past summer, I became eligible to retire and made a commitment to spend more time with my family."
- David Mackay on Dec 06, 2010