Mike Hughlett

Reporter | Food industry
Phone: 612-673-7003
Mike Hughlett covers the food industry for the Star Tribune,.including General Mills and Supervalu. Previously, he was a food reporter for the Chicago Tribune.

Recent content from Mike Hughlett

What does the Heinz-Kraft deal mean for General Mills?

General Mills Inc. doesn’t have to worry about 3G Capital and Warren Buffett taking a run at it anytime soon,...

Updated: March 26, 2015, - 09:54 AM

General Mills tops third-quarter profit forecast

After a rough six months for the Golden Valley food giant, it could be turning the corner.

Updated: March 19, 2015, - 05:52 AM

General Mills' Yoplait yogurt business looking healthier

A cut in sugar is the latest in changes to improve General Mills’ yogurt business.

Updated: March 16, 2015, - 11:40 AM

Report: General Mills putting Green Giant on sales block

The company is working with investment bank Rothschild, Reuters says.

Updated: March 11, 2015, - 09:35 PM

Cargill affected by spread of bird flu

The virus has hit Minnesota, Missouri and Arkansas.

Updated: March 11, 2015, - 09:22 PM

Minnesota lost jobs in January, but rate stayed steady

New data also led Minnesota’s economic agency to lower its figures for job growth for 2014.

Updated: March 10, 2015, - 08:50 PM

Mosaic to invest another $1.35 million in Saskatchewan mine

The money is on top of an earlier $1.2 billion investment.

Updated: March 09, 2015, - 02:45 PM

Famous Dave's overhaul includes changes to menu, restaurants

A new CEO is making changes at Famous Dave’s, and activist hedge funds are eager for results

Updated: March 07, 2015, - 02:40 PM

About 40 countries ban imports of Minnesota turkeys after avian flu outbreak

Forty countries have banned imports from Minnesota, the nation’s largest turkey producer.

Updated: March 06, 2015, - 10:39 PM

14 Cargill heirs on Forbes' annual list of billionaires

The family earns the distinction of having the most members make the worldwide list.

Updated: March 03, 2015, - 06:22 AM

Result Per Page


Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters