Business News Archive - March 10, 2008

By Vasantha Ganesan DAIRY company Dutch Lady Milk Industries Bhd expects sales to rise by as much as a fifth this year on stronger demand but the high cost of raw materials would hurt net profit, its chief said. Sales could increase to RM731 million for the year ending December 31 2008.

Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED) announced today that Northeast Beverage Company has agreed to distribute Reed's product lines throughout Northern Connecticut and Rhode Island.

Southern California Edison has begun construction of the Tehachapi Renewable Transmission Project in the US state of California.

PITTSBURG, Texas, March 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pilgrim's Pride Corporation , the world's largest chicken company, today announced the sale of its turkey production facility and distribution center in New Oxford, Pa., to New Oxford Foods, LLC, a subsidiary of Hain Pure Protein Corp.

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c85340) has announced the addition of "Food Processing in Canada - PEST Framework Analysis" to their offering. The largest food processing industry, measured by shipments and value added, in Canada was meat processing.

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c85347) has announced the addition of EOG Resources, Inc. Oil and Gas Assets Report to their offering. This report is an essential source for company data and information.

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