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Commodities crunch worsens for consumers, companies

Food, beverage and household products companies have been pressured for months by rising commodity costs and their stocks have paid the price, but Kimberly-Clark Corp. showed on Monday things could be even worse. “I think it is going to be really tough for a lot of these companies to post great quarters,” said James Tierney, […] Read more

Organic Growth Spurt Ending

Reading Time: 2 minutes The wave of organic packaged foods may have crested at mainstream retailers. Organic foods and beverages are pulling back from startling growth levels in recent years and settling into a small niche space at mainstream retailers, food industry executives and analysts said. The recession put a halt to the double-digit sales growth organic foods saw […] Read more