US food giants face Wall Street at CAGNY

CAGNY: Mead Johnson to pass on input cost increases

The CFO of infant food manufacturer Mead Johnson has said that he does not expect to find it difficult to…

Quote, unquote: CAGNY 2011

At the CAGNY analyst conference in Florida this week, two trends seemed to dominate the presentations: rising commodity costs -…

CAGNY: PepsiCo hails WBD buy as “slam dunk”

Food and drinks giant PepsiCo has used the CAGNY investment conference in Florida to emphasise the benefits of its acquisition of…

CAGNY: McCormick works to build emerging markets presence

US spice maker McCormick is working to build its presence in developing markets, with the company looking for 12% of…

CAGNY: Hershey aims for US$1bn in international sales by 2015

US confectioner Hershey has insisted it is "excited" about its prospects overseas and has set a target for that side…

CAGNY: Heinz details targets for emerging markets

HJ Heinz has raised its medium-term target to grow revenues from emerging markets to 30% of the company's total sales…

CAGNY: JM Smucker studying China entry

US food group JM Smucker, which generates a tiny proportion of its sales outside North America, has emphasised its plans…

CAGNY: Campbell’s future CEO to plan with “fresh eyes”

The future CEO of Campbell Soup Co. unveiled a series of ideas for the company today (23 February) as she…

CAGNY: Kellogg upbeat on 2011, raises long-term sales target

US cereal giant Kellogg has raised its target for long-term sales growth and insisted that its performance this year will…

CAGNY: ConAgra’s lower long-term earnings target “realistic” – CEO Rodkin

ConAgra Foods CEO Gary Rodkin said today (22 February) that the US food group's lower target for long-term earnings growth…