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The corporate battle at Heinz

Johnson looks to win over Wall St

Heinz is stressing that the battle over its future between the board and Nelson Peltz’s Trian Group is not about personalities. But the relationship between CEO William R Johnson and major Wall St investors is...

US: Heinz sales up, earnings down

US: Heinz sales up, earnings down

HJ Heinz Company has posted a sales increase of 6.7% to US$8.6bn for the 2006 financial year but EPS from continuing operations decreased $0.66 from the prior year.

US: Heinz rejects Peltz plan

US: Heinz rejects Peltz plan

The board of directors of HJ Heinz Company has unanimously rejected the demand by a group of dissident shareholders for representation on the Heinz board.

US: Heinz rebuffs shareholder criticism

US: Heinz rebuffs shareholder criticism

Heinz has reiterated its commitment to returning value to shareholders in response to the proposal submitted by the group of activist investors spearheaded by billionaire Nelson Peltz.