Houston, Texas-based Riviana Foods, one of the largest processors, marketers and distributors of branded and private-label rice products in the US, has reported earnings for FY 2002 of US$25.2m, or US$1.77 per diluted share, on sales of US$375.1m. The figures compare to earnings of US$19.2m, or US$1.36 per diluted share, which included restructuring and other charges, on sales of US$382m for FY 2001.