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Organic foods finding a niche, but that's all

(Reuters) - The wave of organic packaged foods may have crested at mainstream retailers. Read more

Drinks Companies Gear Up For Recovery

(Reuters) - The world's biggest spirits groups such as Britain's Diageo Plc (DGE.L) and U.S.-based Fortune Brands Inc FO.N are ramping up spending ahead of an anticipated pick-up in global demand. Read more

Animal Rights Group Sues California Restaurant Over Foie Gras Ban

(Reuters) - The animal rights group PETA sued a California restaurant on Wednesday that it says serves outlawed foie gras to patrons, in what appears to be the first lawsuit to enforce a state ban on the delicacy, PETA officials said. Read more

ConAgra Buying Ralcorp In $5 Billion Bet On Store Brands

(Reuters) - Long-time suitor ConAgra Foods Inc finally sealed a deal to buy private-label foods maker Ralcorp Holdings Inc for $5 billion, to tap into the booming business for packaged food that stores sell under their own brands. Read more