Wild Friends Foods

PORTLAND, Ore. — Many start-up companies need investors. They dream of pitching an idea on ABC’s hit show, Shark Tank. Two University of Oregon students took a chance, their on-line product now available in grocery stores nationwide. Behold the power of peanut butter. Creamy or chunky and packed with protein. It sticks to the roof … Continue reading »

Hormel Buys Skippy Peanut Butter Brand

(CNN) — Hormel Foods, the maker of Spam luncheon meat, is paying $700 million to buy the Skippy peanut butter brand from consumer products maker Unilever, the companies announced Thursday. Skippy, first introduced in 1932, is the leading brand of peanut butter in China and the number two peanut butter brand overall. The sale includes … Continue reading »