Food Business News - December 17, 2013 - (Page 6)

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Food Business News - December 17, 2013
Post acquisition binge continues
WhiteWave Foods to acquire Earthbound Farm
New U.S.D.A. action plan targets Salmonella
Table of Contents
Web Contents
Editorial - Potential exists for a great 2014
Sysco to acquire US Foods in $8.2 billion deal
Pepsi ousts Coca-Cola at Buffalo Wild Wings
Kroger sees greater opportunity in ‘natural’ portfolio
Diamond Foods continues to struggle
C.D.C. taking food safety surveillance to food service
Use of antibiotics in meat animal production may be ending
Pizza: The next big thing in fast-casual?
On-line sales looming for food
Bob Evans Farm on the brink?
Post acquisition binge continues
Breaking in to breakfast
Global trends to watch in 2014
Yogurt makers pump up protein claims
Market Insight - Corn sweetener prices will be lower in 2014
Ingredient Innovations - Mimicking mother’s milk
Sodium reduction: A little goes a long way
Beverage Business News - Wellness beverages
New Food Products
Ingredient Market Trends - Nature’s bounty, nature’s wrath
Ingredient Markets
Supplier Innovations and News
Ad Index
Food Business in the News

Food Business News - December 17, 2013