Food companies sell more heat-and-serve options to fill gaps in short-staffed kitchens
June 14, 2023
Food-service workers are hard to come by.
Packaged-food companies are filling in for them.
While Hormel Foods, Post and General Mills are best recognized for their consumer retail brands, they each have billion-dollar food-service businesses - providing bacon, eggs and baked goods to restaurants, schools and hospitals - that have grown as commercial kitchens struggle to find enough help.