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Sysco Names Tom Bene

Tom Bené Named Chairman of Sysco’s Board of Directors

Jackie M. Ward to Retire from Sysco Board of Directors

Sysco Corporation recently announced that, in alignment with Sysco’s board of directors’ tenure policy, Jackie M. Ward will retire from the Company’s board after more than 17 years of service, including the last five years as non-executive chairman....
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Campbell Soup to Sell International and Fresh-Food Units

Campbell Soup said recently it plans to sell its international and fresh refrigerated foods units and left open the possibility of putting the whole company up for sale, after a month-long review and pressure from hedge fund investors to sell itself outright. It is not clear if the plan will appease activist investor Dan Loeb, whose...
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Updated Position of The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Encourage Healthful Eating In Child Care Programs

Early care and education programs should meet children’s nutrition needs and promote their optimal growth in safe and healthy environments, according to an updated position paper published by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. “Children in child care are more likely to eat familiar foods consistent with foods provided at...
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