Will 2016 See ConAgra Lamb Weston Spinoff and Potential Takeover Similar to Hillshire’s? The Edge Group See an Opportunity…

Will 2016 See ConAgra Lamb Weston Spinoff and Potential Takeover Similar to Hillshire’s? The Edge Group See an Opportunity… By Barbara Soderlin / World-Herald staff writer: A new year will bring a new name for ConAgra Foods, and that has some observers weighing how long the Conagra Brands name could be around. “We’re seeing a very low chance of a potential takeover,” said Jonathan Morgan, head of research at The Edge, a New Jersey firm studying spinoffs. “Most likely there may be one or two other splits or sales of particular segments going forward, but I don’t necessarily see that there’s going to be an entire takeover of (Conagra Brands).” The biggest reason is the current size of...