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What is in your child's lunchbox?

...prices rose about 6 percent this year. The Associated Press reports that Kraft Foods Inc., Sara Lee Corp. and Hormel Foods Corp. are among the companies that have increased their prices as production costs reduce their profits. As consumers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2008-10-05/what-your-c
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...Foods profit fell in third quarter MILWAUKEE --- Rising commodity costs kept weighing on H.J. Heinz Co. and Hormel Foods Corp. in the most recent quarter, even as consumers continued to swallow price increases for their favorite foods...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/22/bus_470300.shtml
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Big Movers in the Stock Market

...derivative markets. The investigation could lead to formal disciplinary proceedings against the Dow component. Hormel Foods Corp., down $1.65 at $26.49 The food processor's profits surged 62 percent in the latest quarter, boosted by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/20/fin_425849.shtml
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Nasdaq, Dow up as Wall Street extends year's advance

...Outback Steakhouse Inc. gained $1.78 to $44.50, and Tyson Foods gained 47 cents to $13.06. However, Hormel Foods Corp. lost 58 cents to $25.57 and Smithfield Foods closed down 85 cents at $21.06 after Credit Suisse First Boston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/30/fin_396556.shtml
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Your Week

...Inc. and Tyson Foods Inc.The heaviest earnings day for the week will come Tuesday, with Campbell Soup Co., Hormel Foods Corp., Medtronic Inc. and Patterson Companies Inc. on tap.Finally, investors can expect results Wednesday from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2010-11-21/your-week
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Turkey producers won't gobble up cash this year

...seasonal sales boost won't ease the industry's sagging profit margins. Major producers such as Butterball LLC and Hormel Foods Corp., which has the Jennie-O Turkey Store, are cutting production to help raise prices. But analysts say those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/16/bus_483656.shtml
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Food costs affect kids' lunches

...are high and eating into food companies' profits. So big names such as Kraft Foods Inc., Sara Lee Corp. and Hormel Foods Corp. are passing along price increases as they try to keep making money. Some companies are also shrinking products...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/02/bus_471662.shtml
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Butter, Kool-Aid in limelight in advertising shift

...maker of deli cheese, eggs and butter, launched its first TV campaign for its basic butter product in 10 years. Hormel Foods Corp., which increased its spending on ads for Spam last year, began its first national ad campaign for Dinty Moore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/26/bus_521611.shtml
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People in the News

AUSTIN, Minn. - A play called "Monty Python's Spamalot" is headed for Broadway, and Hormel Foods Corp. is laughing. Based on the movie "Monty Python and the Holy Grail," the musical begins previews Feb. 14 at New York's Shubert...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/04/ent_436260.shtml
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Hormel profit soars, but misses Street view

AUSTIN, Minn. - Hormel Foods Corp. Thursday said its profit surged 62 percent in the latest quarter, boosted by growing sales and the sale of a unit. But the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/20/fin_425847.shtml
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