Latest Schwan Food Company Stories

2012-05-19 23:02:05

The Frozen Food Production industry has come into its own during the past five years. The industry has faced challenges along the way, especially as growing health and nutrition movements placed emphasis on fresh foods. Major players have responded to these challenges through timely and clever product introductions that incorporate consumer trends and promotional strategies. Despite pressure from rising input prices and competition, most of the industry's major players (e.g. Nestle, Schwan...

2011-05-11 06:00:00

BLOOMINGTON, Minn., May 11, 2011/PRNewswire/ -- Delicious pan pizza should be defined by real cheese, hot-from-the-oven quality and crispy crust rather than hidden charges and tips associated with delivery pizza, and the Red Baron(TM) "Real Deal" pizza campaign is out to prove just that. To uncover delivery pizza misconceptions, the makers of Red Baron® Pan Pizza have teamed up with Howie Mandel, comedian and TV host, for a series of six unscripted web videos with real...

2011-03-22 07:00:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DemandTec, Inc. (Nasdaq: DMAN), the collaborative optimization network for retailers and consumer products companies, today announced that Schwan's Consumer Brands North America, Inc., a leading manufacturer and marketer of frozen foods, has renewed its subscription to DemandTec's Customer Trade Planning (formerly Trade Planning & Optimization) software service, one of several solutions and services that make up DemandTec Decisions(TM),...

2011-01-20 23:01:00

Thirteen Leading School Meals Manufacturers, Group Purchasing Organizations and Technology Companies Team Up with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation to Make Healthier School Lunches Possible for more than 30 Million Students MIAMI, Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new multi-industry voluntary agreement announced today by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation brings together leading food manufacturers, group purchasing organizations and technology companies to help...

2011-01-18 17:04:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Special Olympics Minnesota has elected six new members to its Board of Directors, including five corporate leaders and one Special Olympics Minnesota athlete: Nancy O'Brien, Minnesota Twins Senior Director, Advertising Robert Abele, U.S. Bancorp Executive Vice President, Corporate Payment Systems Kate Nau, Schwan's Consumer Brands Vice President Finance & Division CFO Troy Bader, International Dairy Queen, Inc. Chief Development...

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  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.