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ConAgra Transformation Continues, Spins Off Lamb Weston

by Associated Press 11/18/2015 7:41 am

ConAgra is spinning off its frozen potatoes business in an ongoing effort to intensify its focus on key name brand foods.

ConAgra to Sell Store-Brand Food Business

by Associated Press 6/30/2015 11:27 am

ConAgra Foods Inc. plans to sell its faltering business that makes store-brand packaged food just two years after spending $5 billion to beef it up by buying the private-label foodmaker Ralcorp.

ConAgra to Pay $11.2M to Settle Salmonella Criminal Case

by Associated Press 5/20/2015 11:22 am

ConAgra Foods has agreed to pay $11.2 million in criminal fines and forfeitures to settle a charge that the company shipped salmonella-tainted Peter Pan peanut butter from its Georgia plant more than eight years ago.

Ozark Mountain Poultry of Rogers Doing Chicken Its Way

by Marty Cook 4/13/2015 12:00 am

OMP has established itself as a leader in a niche market, namely antibiotic-free chicken that isn’t raised in cages or fed animal byproducts.

Ozark Mountain Poultry to Buy ConAgra Plant in Batesville

by Associated Press 3/10/2015 9:32 am

The soon-to-be-closed ConAgra Foods plant in Batesville is to be purchased by Ozark Mountain Poultry.

ConAgra Expected to Add 50 Jobs in Batesville

by Associated Press 4/28/2013 6:02 pm

An Independence County economic development official says ConAgra Foods is expected to add 50 jobs at its plant in Batesville.

ConAgra Marks Start of Russellville Expansion, 80 New Jobs

by Associated Press 3/15/2013 11:32 am

ConAgra Foods breaks ground on a $100 million expansion to a plant in Russellville where it plans to add 80 new jobs.

Federal Case Against ConAgra Could Bring Record Amount of Plantiffs

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/18/2013 12:00 am

As a federal lawsuit against ConAgra Foods' Russellville plant gets started, 768 current and former hourly employees of the food manufacturer have decided to participate.

ConAgra Gobbles Up Store Brands with $5 Billion Ralcorp Deal

by Associated Press 11/28/2012 8:02 am

ConAgra Foods is set to become the nation's biggest maker of store-brand foods, with a $5 billion purchase of Ralcorp that expands its stake in the growing market for cereals, crackers and other packaged foods sold under private labels.