Sara Lee's New Clothes
He aggressively used the company’s cash to buy back stock and boost Sara Lee’s dividend. (Critics said he had no where else to spend the money.) The real question that Barnes has to answer is the riddle McMillan never came close to solving: Where will ...
Hillshire Brands Bidding War: Patience Paying Off for Sara Lee Investors
The move, however, sparked renewed interest in what was likely the real jewel the PE firms had sought ... and the likely buyout of Hillshire Brands — the original Sara Lee investors should like how the story has played. Although there was some ...
Ex-Sara Lee plant, land sold to New Mill Capital
Sara Lee is now known as Hillshire Brands Co. (NYSE: HSH) which operates a former Sara Lee facility in Haltom City. Candace covers commercial and residential real estate and sports business.
Sara Lee Disarray Costs Shareholders About $1 Billion: Real M&A
Sara Lee Corp.’s managers, who failed to boost the stock price buying and selling $12 billion in assets in the past decade, destroyed shareholder value by passing up three chances to sell the company in the last year. The board of the 72-year-old maker ...
Sara Lee pulls a chicken coup
And for once, the winner was clear-cut. Sara Lee ($5.99 for 8 ounces at Safeway) smoked the field with its "thick cut" oven-roasted chicken breast. "Looks" and "shreds" like "a real slice of chicken," our tasters proclaimed. "Not too salty - but still ...