SUPERVALU SUES MEATPACKER

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Supervalu filed a lawsuit in Hennepin County District Court last week seeking more than $50,000 in damages from American Foods Group, the Green Bay, Wis.-based processor implicated in December's 23-state, one-million-pound ground beef recall. The complaint alleges that AFG breached its contract and product warranty when it shipped some of the product -- linked to an E. coli

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Supervalu filed a lawsuit in Hennepin County District Court last week seeking more than $50,000 in damages from American Foods Group, the Green Bay, Wis.-based processor implicated in December's 23-state, one-million-pound ground beef recall. The complaint alleges that AFG breached its contract and product warranty when it shipped some of the product -- linked to an E. coli outbreak -- to the retailer's Cub Foods stores. Court papers also charge the company with refu

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