School Meal Deal Struck on Nutrition Issues

Five leading food suppliers have struck an agreement with The Alliance for a Healthier Generation advocacy group to establish voluntary-guidelines for snacks and side items sold in schools. The Alliance, a joint initiative of the William J. Clinton Foundation and the American Heart Association (AHA), joined with Campbell Soup Co., Dannon, Kraft Foods, Mars and PepsiCo to work to help reduce obesity among American youngsters.

As part of the agreement, the suppliers will invest in produ

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