Milling & Baking News - November 13, 2012 - (Page 62)

Archive  2002 Representatives of Atkins Nutritionals, Inc., defended high protein diets last week after a medical journal published a case study connecting such diets with the 2001 death of a 16-year-old Missouri girl. Ian R. Wilson, the former chairman of Aurora Foods, Inc., on Nov. 8 was sentenced to two years and nine months in prison for his role in securities fraud at the St. Louisbased maker of Lender’s Bagels and Duncan Hines mixes. The Economic Research Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture on Nov. 12 reduced its projection of the U.S. carryover of wheat on June 1, 2003, to 358 million bus. New World Pasta Co. said Nov. 20 that it must delay the release of its financial results for the third quarter ended Sept. 28. J. Robert Woolery, formerly vice-president of transportation at ADM Milling Co., died Aug. 16. He was 64 years old. where it passes through the grounds of Mission Hills Country Club in suburban Kansas City. His wife, Mrs. Jeane Rhule, was rescued from the rain-swollen creek by an employee of the club. The board of directors of Interstate Bakeries Corp., parent of Interstate brands Corp., on Nov. 8 elected Dale C. Putman, president and chief executive Putman officer, to the additional post of chairman of the board. Richard R. DeGregorio, formerly associated with the Dairy Division of Beatrice Foods Co., has been named executive vicepresident of Pioneer Flour Mills in San Antonio. An adverse change in the characteristic taste of bread, and in the public perception of bread’s nutritional value, could have far more serious dietary and health consequences than any benefit derived from reduced consumption of sodium, the American Bakers Association said in comments submitted to the Food and Drug Administration on the agency’s sodium labeling proposals issued in June. The Morrison Milling Co. will double its flour production capacity to 4,500 cwts per day in a major renovation program, it was announced by E.W. (Ed) Morrison, chairman of the board. A Soviet Union television crew headed by Moscow newsman Professor Valentin Zorin, right, visited the trading floor of the Kansas City Board of Trade in preparing an hour-long documentary on Kansas City. The team, which featured Spartak Alexeev, left, the New York correspondent for Moscow television, interviewed Morton I. Sosland, center, editor and publisher of Milling & Baking News. The Office of Price Administration and the War Production Board in Washington are being asked by faddists and theorists who are without full understanding of the milling and flour trade to inaugurate amazing and ridiculous schemes. These vary from restrictions on the output of patent and clear flour to admixtures of soybean, peanut and cottonseed flour and the increased production of whole wheat flour. The only sound recommendation, so far as production is concerned, is that all white flour and bread be enriched. Lieutenant Hymie J. Sosland of the Procurement Division of the Quartermaster Depot in Chicago received a promotion from the rank of Second to First Lieutenant. He is in the flour buying office, which is headed by Harvey J. Owens. 1942 The War Production Board is planning an order banning twisting, slicing, inner wraps and double wraps for bread. Flour trade circles were thrilled last week on hearing that “one of the boys,” Col. Julius C. Holmes, was a member of the daring mission of American Army officers and commandos who made a tour of French North Africa to gain essential military information three weeks before the American invasion under the command of Liet. Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower. Colonel Holmes was formerly Brazilian representative of General Mills, Inc.  1982 Daniel J. Rhule Jr., 64, president of Independent Mills Inc., a subsidiary of Bartlett Agri Enterprises, Inc., Kansas City, was swept to his death the evening of Nov. 11 in a flash flood of Brush Creek Lieutenant Commander Walter J. Eden, right, U.S. Navy, congratulated Philip W. Pillsbury, Pillsbury Flour Mills Co., while pinning an Army-Navy “E” lapel insignia at presentation ceremonies at the company’s Springfield, Ill., mill, Nov. 17. At left are representatives of the mill, Helen Traylor and George Turnbull, who also received lapel pins. MBN Shawnee Milling Company SHAWNEE FLOUR Bakers, H & R Food Service/Retail Private Label All Purpose Self-Rising Whole Wheat Custom Mixes SHAWNEE CORN MEAL White/Yellow Meal, Flour, Cones, Coarse Self Rising OKEENE FLOUR Bakers, Pastry, Whole Wheat Shawnee Milling Company P.O. Box 1567 Shawnee, OK 74802-1567 405-273-7000 Okeene Milling Company P.O. Box 1000, Okeene, OK 73763 580-822-4411 Good Millers Since 1906 62 / November 13, 2012 Milling & Baking News /

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Milling & Baking News - November 13, 2012
Change agent at General Mills, NAMA chairman celebrates ‘noble’ industry
Countering higher input costs, B.B.U. to raise prices in November
Late News - Flat Flowers earnings after one-time charge
Table of Contents
News/Comment - Lack of focus on farm issues likely to change
Editorial - Many milling positives in tough environment
Late News
Data - January-September flour output reaches new record high
Financial Results - Mondelez earnings down 29% in third quarter, sales fall 2%
Oreo, belVita buoy biscuit business at Mondelez
CSM B.S.N.A. unit performs well in tough market
Morning foods wake up at Kellogg
Industry Activities - Millers in ‘deep dive’ exploring possible vitamin D fortification
Meyer elected vice-chair of NAMA; two honorary memberships named
Merchandising - Winners in America’s Best Raisin Bread Contest crowned
Business - Bakers look to resume operations in wake of Hurricane Sandy
Flowers acquiring Bimbo assets in California, Oklahoma
With Wisconsin project, Horizon doubling whole wheat capacity
Baker’s Pride opens new donut plant
Wind farm built to supply power to Bimbo in Mexico begins operating
Strikes may be looming at Hostess Brands baking plants
Mondelez to close Mr. Christie cookie plant in Toronto
Red Star, Lesaffre to raise yeast prices
ADM opens sweetener transfer terminal in Chattanooga
Nutrition and Health - Whole Grain Stamp success spans participating companies of all sizes
Food Ingredient Solutions - Indulge in extras
Milling Technology - ADM Milling expanding Beech Grove flour mill
The Andersons agrees to major grain facility acquisition
Gavilon opens grain facility in South Dakota
POET-DSM buys equipment for cellulose production
Washington - Breaking Washington gridlock
Weather Outlook - In marked change, world weather pattern transitioning to ‘normal
Washington - Elections may bring little change to Senate ag committee
Farm bill fate uncertain in lame duck session of Congress
U.S.D.A. offers assistance to hurricane victims
People - With Cargill c.f.o. resignation, David MacLennan to fill in
Brad Pederson named supply chain manager at Caravan Ingredients
ADM taps two for management positions
Transportation and Distribution - N.G.F.A. seeks easier path to contest ‘unreasonable’ rail rates
Nutrition and Health - Initiative shows gains in nutrition content in children’s cereal
Ingredient Market Trends - U.S.D.A. raises forecasts for U.S. and world 2012-13 wheat ending stocks
Supplier Innovations
Marketplace Business Network
Ad Index

Milling & Baking News - November 13, 2012