Rules of the Game: Voracious Food-Makers
With the Heinz (HNZ) acquisition in the works, is anticipation building for other packaged-food deals?
The processed-food space has a long history of mergers and acquisitions. Just this past November, ConAgra (CAG) bought private-label food maker Ralcorp for $5 billion -- a deal that followed ConAgra's purchases of Chef Boyardee, Marie Callender's and Banquet frozen meals. ConAgra's portfolio of brands also includes Reddi Whip, Hunt's, Healthy Choice and Swiss Miss....439 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.
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