Food manufacturer Sara Lee has again reported lower volumes in the second quarter, though favourable currency movements helped ensure sales remained flat. Profits rose, as the US-based firm cut costs,...

Sara Lee has announced a further step toward their plan to focus on food and beverage products with the sale of the air care business to consumer products giant Procter & Gamble. The binding offer...

The list of food manufacturers making sweeping commitments to reduce salt in their range of food products continues to grow, with Sara Lee this week announcing plans to reduce salt by an average of 20...

Sara Lee has reported stronger than forecast first quarter profit growth, leading them to revise up their full-year guidance. Profit growth of over ten per cent was reaped in spite of a 7.4% sales decline...

Reports are circulating that Kraft could look to sell their global coffee brand Maxwell House in order to finance a higher offer to Cadbury. The US-based manufacturer has three weeks left to table a formal...

Sara Lee, the US food group, is planning to split the roles of chairman and CEO in the future – but is refusing to be drawn on whether investor pressure prompted the move. The company behind the...

Sara Lee has reported a binding bid of almost A$2.2 billion (€1.275 billion) from consumer products giant Unilever to acquire its global body care and European detergents businesses. Sara Lee announced...

The Chief Executive of Sara Lee, Brenda Barnes, has sought to reassure investors that the company is making progress in their turnaround process as their share price fails to ignite excitement. Ms Branes...

Sara Lee last night posted a 9.8% decline in net sales in the fourth quarter as unfavourable foreign exchange rates and asset sales combined to hurt revenue. Brenda Barnes, Chair and Chief Executive Officer...

Food and household goods manufacturer Sara Lee is mulling the potential of food and beverage acquisitions as the company fields offers for its households business. Chairman and CEO, Brenda Barnes, told...