Dean Foods has reached an agreement to sell its customer-brand yogurt unit, including production facilities, to Schreiber Foods. The deal, once finalized, will include yogurt facilities in Richland Center and Fullerton, Calif., and yogurt-production assets in Friendship, N.Y.
Giant Food and General Mills are giving away reusable bags in honor of Earth Day. Giant customers who buy $15 of select General Mills products between April 17 and 23 will receive coupons for five free bags.
Sara Lee Corp. might sell its European household and personal-care business, with brands including Ambi Pur air fresheners, Sanex deodorant and Kiwi shoe polish. The company has been streamlined considerably since Brenda Barnes became CEO in 2005, dropping units to focus on food in the U.S.