April 2001
FoodService Director;04/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p120
Trade Publication
Presents updates on the food manufacturing industry in the United States (U.S.) as of April 15, 2001. Services of the USA Rice Federation for rice promotion; Details on the cooking contest sponsored by Blue Bunny, a manufacturer of ice cream and frozen novelty treats; Acquisition of U.S. food service companies by H.J. Heinz Co.


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