There’s a hot new trend among companies around the Midwest – threatening to leave. Several companies, especially around Chicago, have been asking big picture questions as they take a look at their bottom lines.One is the food maker Sara Lee, which is going through a major transition as it
The mayor of Downers Grove says he's trying to keep Sara Lee's headquarters in the west suburban village.Sara Lee officials have been pretty quiet about relocating. But that all changed recently and a spokesman now says Sara Lee is thinking of moving to another suburb or downtown Chicago.
It doesn’t seem right to call Sara Lee a Bimbo but that’s exactly what the company will become next year.Grupo Bimbo Tuesday agreed to buy the North American fresh bakery unit of Sara Lee, based in Downer’s Grove.