1:03 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

Kellogg Employees, Locked out in Memphis Labor Dispute, Seek Help From Foundation

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Kellogg Foundation owns 22% of company's total shares
Kellogg Memphis workers ask for $15 million from foundation Kellogg Co. employees from Memphis have asked for a $15 million grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to assist workers and their families who have been locked out of work for five months.
8:23 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

Former Kellogg CEO Says Food Industry is Under Attack by Government Regulators

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Carlos Gutierrez spoke Tuesday at Western Michigan University's annual Food Marketing Conference
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - The food industry has to fight government efforts here and abroad to ban foods that are part of our everyday diet and fight efforts to overregulate the industry, Carlos Gutierrez said.
7:12 am
Fri February 21, 2014

Battle Creek Mayor Looks to Moves Forward with Kellogg

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David Walters says he wants to keep jobs in Battle Creek, and says he'll work with Kellogg to bring new jobs to the city
Battle Creek Mayor Dave Walters said both the city's relationship with Kellogg Co. and the commission's presence as a leader are intact as Battle Creek prepares for the company to relocate local jobs to the Grand Rapids area.
9:07 am
Thu February 20, 2014

Kellogg's Palm Oil Policy Seen as Influential in Food Industry

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Battle Creek-based company announced change in policy last week
Kellogg announced by 2015 it would require its palm oil producers to be 'environmentally appropriate, socially beneficial, and economically viable'. The decision by the world's leading cereal company comes in response to protests over the environmental impact of palm oil harvesting.
6:49 am
Thu February 20, 2014

Kellogg, Community Leaders Have "Cordial" Meeting

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Company has been criticized after decision announced last week to open a new facility, and move jobs to Grand Rapids
Local community leaders who voiced strong opposition to Kellogg Co.'s decision to relocate some jobs to the Grand Rapids area called their meeting Wednesday with some of the company's top officials "cordial," saying all agreed with the need for improved relations. But they maintained Battle Creek is well-suited to house the company's new business services center.