PILLSBURY AGREES TO BUY MARTHA WHITE

MINNEAPOLIS -- In a move company officials say will make it the No. 2 producer of baking mixes, Pillsbury has agreed to purchase Martha White, a baking mix marketer based in Nashville, Tenn.rticularly in the South."The real advantage of this acquisition from our point of view is that it's such a nice fit. There's virtually no duplication," Hawthorne said in an interview with SN. He cited brownies

MINNEAPOLIS -- In a move company officials say will make it the No. 2 producer of baking mixes, Pillsbury has agreed to purchase Martha White, a baking mix marketer based in Nashville, Tenn.

rticularly in the South.

"The real advantage of this acquisition from our point of view is that it's such a nice fit. There's virtually no duplication," Hawthorne said in an interview with SN. He cited brownies as one area of possible duplication, but said no decision has been made on wh

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