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Fresh Flowers Foods: Fool by Numbers

On Aug. 18, Flowers Foods (NYSE: FLO  ) released earnings for its Q2 2005, which ended July 16.

  • Sales and earnings both bested Street estimates to keep the momentum gained during the first quarter.
  • Full-year 2005 revenue guidance was increased to between $1.675 billion and $1.7 billion.

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  • General Mills (NYSE: GIS  )
  • Interstate Bakeries (OTC BB: IBCIQ.PK)
  • Kellogg (NYSE: K  )
  • Kraft (NYSE: KFT  )
  • Sara Lee (NYSE: SLE  )
  • Tasty Baking (NYSE: TBC  )

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Tim Beyers first began writing for the Fool in 2003. Today, he's an analyst for Motley Fool Rule Breakers and Motley Fool Supernova. At, he covers disruptive ideas in technology and entertainment, though you'll most often find him writing and talking about the business of comics. Find him online at or send email to For more insights, follow Tim on Google+ and Twitter.

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