Food sector watch: FDA on the prowl to limit trans fats

|By:, SA News Editor

The FDA says it will propose measures to dramatically limit artificial trans fats from products sold in the U.S.

Many varieties of packaged foods and frozen foods contain trans fats as well as items commonly sold at restaurants.

Cutting the fat: Nestle (NSRGY), PepsiCo (PEP), Tyson Foods (TSN), Mondelez International (MDLZ), Unilever (UL), General Mills (GIS), Kraft Foods (KRFT), Kellogg (K), Dean Foods (DF), Campbell Soup (CPB), Hormel (HRL), Hershey (HSY), Pilgrims Pride (PPC),