“We like to curse processed foods,” says Jeffrey Miller. “But we usually do it with a mouth full of them.”
Processed food has been going out of fashion for years, but healthy snacks are driving up sales for old-school food companies like the Campbell Soup Co.
In the past two weeks alone, polymers have shown up in branded pasta sauces and chicken products.
It’s tough to be in the processed food business these days. The abrupt departure of the Campbell’s CEO after a bad quarterly earnings report highlights how difficult it is for these companies to shift their identities, with consumers seeking foods…