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Store brands looking to capture larger market

...The rise of store brands ? known in the industry as private-label products ? became apparent last year when ConAgra Foods Inc. said it was buying Ralcorp Holdings Inc. Although it's not a household name, Ralcorp makes pasta, granola...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2013-04-06/store-brands
Jack Phillips Sr.

...the US Air Force from 1950 1954, stationed in London, England and then went on to a successful Sales Career with Conagra Foods Inc. Relocating to Atlanta, GA in 1962, he was a member of Rehoboth Baptist Church in Tucker, Georgia for 33 years...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000167755958
Peanut butter prices expected to rise after dry summer, poor harvest

...which launched its Planters peanut butter in June, is raising prices 40 percent on Oct. 31. A spokesperson for ConAgra Foods Inc., which makes Peter Pan peanut butter, was not immediately available to comment but multiple media outlets report...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-10-12/peanut-butter-prices-expec
Plan ahead

...percent off its high of April 26, and investors are jittery.Among companies announcing earnings this week: drugstore chain Walgreen Co., software maker Adobe Systems Inc., Nike Inc., homebuilder Lennar Corp. and ConAgra Foods Inc.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2010-06-20/plan-ahead
Biz briefs

...pushes Dow to 6-week high NEW YORK --- Better-than- expected earnings from big consumer brands Best Buy, ConAgra Foods Inc. and Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. sent the Dow Jones industrial average up 174 points Thursday to its highest level...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/27/bus_516063.shtml
Business
No '08 salmonella test at Blakely plant

...department at Cornell University. Prior to a salmonella outbreak traced in 2007 to a peanut butter plant operated by ConAgra Foods Inc. in Sylvester, officials in Georgia didn't routinely test for salmonella. But after that outbreak, state Agriculture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/27/met_509208.shtml
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Critics blame system in food safety scares

...were handled over the past year. When Peter Pan peanut butter was linked to a salmonella outbreak in February, ConAgra Foods Inc. recalled it as soon as federal health officials raised questions. But when ConAgra's Banquet-brand chicken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/06/bus_150991.shtml
Business
Chemical to be dropped from popcorn

...been linked to cases of bronchiolitis obliterans, a rare life-threatening disease often called popcorn lung. ConAgra Foods Inc., General Mills Inc. and the American Pop Corn Co. all promised to make the change because of safety concerns...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/06/bus_142594.shtml
Business
Georgia town sticks by Peter Pan factory

...has operated the downtown store for 61 years. He and other residents are fiercely loyal to the plant operated by ConAgra Foods Inc., and some even suggest the company was a victim of "industrial sabotage." "Put it back on the market," Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/08/met_119419.shtml
Metro
Salmonella is linked to Georgia peanut butter

OMAHA, Neb. - ConAgra Foods Inc. told consumers to discard certain jars of Peter Pan and Great Value peanut butter after the spread was linked to a salmonella...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/16/bus_116719.shtml
Business