Summit Notebook

Video – Beef’s double whammy

March 16, 2009

The American beef industry is facing a double whammy of rising input costs as well as a decline in consumer demand as the economic downturn worsens.

Video – Recession resistant foods shine

March 16, 2009

Hormel, like the rest of the packaged foods industry, is seeing a boon as cash-strapped consumers try to save money by eating at home.