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Travelers are spending less on food and drinks, but certain hotels are responding by putting an end to traditional room service.
Convenience store chain Sheetz Inc., Altoona, N.C., is building a 250,000-sq.-ft. distribution and production facility in Burlington, N.C. The $32.8 million plant will include a Sheetz Bros. Kitchen bakery.
Packaged Facts reports that prepared foods and ready-to-eat foods are enjoying major gains at retail, especially in supermarkets, and such items will reach sales of nearly $32.5 billion this year, up 7.5% from 2011.
The Minneapolis-based company appoints David Dudick upcoming president of its General Mills Bakeries & Foodservice business segment, succeeding current president John Machuzick, who will retire from the company on Aug. 1.
Sara Lee Corp. says Hillshire Brands Co. is the new name for its North American business that will be spun off later this month. Sean Connolly, current CEO of Sara Lee North American Retail & Foodservice will become CEO of Hillshire Brands.