FULLERTON, Calif. -- Hunt-Wesson here, maker of the La Choy line, has boosted its share of the Oriental foods market with the acquisition of the Chun King trademark.
The deal gives Hunt-Wesson Chun King's grocery items. The frozen foods subsidiary of ConAgra, the Omaha, Neb.-based parent of Hunt-Wesson, already owned Chun King's frozen-food line, having acquired it from Del Monte in 1986.
"We believe the [Chun King] business is a good fit with our La Choy business. It will str