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Toggle Summary MGP Ingredients, Inc. Exits Fuel Alcohol Business
ATCHISON, Kan., February 3, 2009 —MGP Ingredients, Inc. (Nasdaq/MGPI) announced today that it is exiting the fuel grade alcohol business effective immediately.  This decision principally affects MGPI’s distillery operations in Pekin, Ill. In November, the company announced that it intended to
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Toggle Summary MGPI Board Members Cloud L. "Bud" Cray and Mike Braude Honored as Legends in the Community by Ingram's Magazine
ATCHISON, Kan., February 2, 2009— Cloud L. "Bud" Cray, member and former long-time chairman of the board and executive officer of MGP Ingredients, Inc. (MGPI), and MGPI board member Mike Braude have each been honored as "A Legend in The Community" in the 35th anniversary issue of the
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Toggle Summary MGPI Boad Chairman Ladd Seaberg to Be Inducted Into Atchison Chamber Hall Of Fame
ATCHISON, Kan., January 8, 2009— MGP Ingredients Board Chairman Ladd Seaberg will be joining a select group of distinguished honorees this month when he is inducted into the Atchison Area Chamber of Commerce Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will occur in conjunction with the Chamber’s 90th
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Toggle Summary Discovery Channel to Feature MGP Ingredients in Upcoming Program
ATCHISON, Kan., January 5, 2009 —MGP Ingredients, Inc. (MGPI) will be featured in a televised segment on the Discovery Channel entitled “HowStuffWorks: Wheat.” The one-hour-long segment depicts the unique qualities and multiple uses of wheat and is scheduled to air at 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. on Jan. 15.
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Toggle Summary Coleman Appointed to Applications Technologist Post at MGP Ingredients
ATCHISON, Kan., December 15, 2008— Ody Maningat, Ph.D., vice president of applications technology and technical services at MGP Ingredients, Inc. (MGPI), announced that Derrick Coleman has joined the company as an applications technologist. Coleman’s principal responsibilities will focus on MGPI’s
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Toggle Summary MGP Ingredients, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2009 First Quarter Results
Highlights: Q1 total sales of $99.0 million represents 13% increase over year ago Higher input prices drive 41% increase in cost of sales over year ago Q1 diluted loss of $1.04 per share compares with year ago loss of $0.02 per share Q1 results include income tax benefit of $6.3 million Ingredient
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Toggle Summary ConAgra Mills, MGP Ingredients Sign Exclusive Flour Supply Agreement
ConAgra Mills, MGP Ingredients Sign Exclusive Flour Supply Agreement OMAHA, Neb., November 6, 2008— ConAgra Mills, a brand of ConAgra Foods, Inc., (NYSE: CAG) and MGP Ingredients, Inc. (Nasdaq/MGPI) announced today the signing of a new, long-term flour supply agreement.
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Toggle Summary MGP Ingredients, Inc. Schedules Fiscal 2009 First Quarter Financial Release Date, Conference Call
MGP Ingredients, Inc. Schedules Fiscal 2009 First Quarter Financial Release Date, Conference Call ATCHISON, Kan., November 5, 2008— MGP Ingredients, Inc. (Nasdaq/MGPI) will report its fiscal 2009 first quarter financial results on Monday, November 10.
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Toggle Summary MGP Ingredients Continues Transformation to Provider of Value-Added Products; Announces Significant Reduction in Commodity Protein and Starch Production
ATCHISON, Kan., November 5, 2008— MGP Ingredients, Inc. (Nasdaq/MGPI) continues to move forward with strategic initiatives to transform the company into a leading provider of value-added ingredients and world class alcohol products. Consistent with these initiatives, the company today
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Toggle Summary MGP Ingredients Signs Letter of Intent for Flour Supply Agreement with ConAgra Mills
ATCHISON, Kan., October 20, 2008— MGP Ingredients, Inc. (Nasdaq/MGPI) today signed a non-binding letter of intent to enter into an agreement with ConAgra Mills whereby ConAgra would supply the company's wheat flour requirements for use in the production of protein and starch ingredients.
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Toggle Summary Coffey Named Officer at MGP Ingredients
ATCHISON, Kan., October 17, 2008— The Board of Directors of MGP Ingredients, Inc. (Nasdaq/MGPI) has approved the appointment of Don Coffey, Ph.D., as an officer of the company effective immediately. Dr. Coffey serves as executive vice president of MGPI's ingredient solutions business segment.
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Toggle Summary MGP Ingredients Reports on Continuing Transformation at Annual Stockholders' Meeting
MGP Ingredients Reports on Continuing Transformation at Annual Stockholders' Meeting ATCHISON, Kan., October 16, 2008— The continuing transformation of MGP Ingredients, Inc. (Nasdaq/MGPI) to a more customer-driven provider of value-added ingredients and world class alcohol products highlighted
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Toggle Summary MGP Ingredients to Webcast Annual Meeeting October 16, 2008
MGP Ingredients to Webcast Annual Meeeting October 16, 2008 ATCHISON, Kan., October 14, 2008— MGP Ingredients, Inc. (Nasdaq/MGPI) today announced that the company will host a webcast of its Annual Meeting of Stockholders to be held Thursday, October 16, 2008 beginning at 10:00 a.m.
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Toggle Summary Union Local Accepts Labor Agreement Reinstatement Offer at MGP Ingredients, Inc. Atchison, Kan., Plant
Union Local Accepts Labor Agreement Reinstatement Offer at MGP Ingredients, Inc. Atchison, Kan., Plant ATCHISON, Kan., October 10, 2008— MGP Ingredients, Inc. (Nasdaq/MGPI) announced that members of Local #74D of the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) union voted today to accept the
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Toggle Summary UFCW Union Local #74D Enacts Work Stoppage at MGP Ingredients, Inc. Atchison, Kan., Plant
UFCW Union Local #74D Enacts Work Stoppage at MGP Ingredients, Inc. Atchison, Kan., Plant ATCHISON, Kan., September 26, 2008— After rejecting a new two-year labor agreement for MGP Ingredients, Inc. (Nasdaq/MGPI), the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local #74D elected today to enact
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