Will Consolidation in the Food Industry Continue?
Pinnacle Foods was left out in the cold after Tyson bought Hillshire, but there could be other suitors.
High Soybean Production and Lower Prices Move Profits Down the Value Chain
The time may have come to take profits or even to consider shorting soybeans as persistently high futures prices created by the 2012/13 drought have caused producers to increase production to record levels.
Pinnacle Foods No Longer at the Top of Hillshire's To-Do List
Since Tyson won the bidding war for the packaged meats producer, the vegetable and dressing maker became superfluous.