April 12, 2007 -- Cargill and the J.M. Smucker Company have announced an agreement in which Cargill will be licensed to manufacture and market a set of foodservice oils and shortenings under the Crisco Professional line of "zero grams trans fat per serving" oils and shortenings. The agreement initially features four distinct Crisco Professional products thathave been formulated to meet the various frying needs of foodserviceoperators. They include: Premium Clear Frying Oil, Heavy Duty Creamy Frying Shortening, Heavy Duty Clear Frying Oil, and General Purpose Creamy Frying Shortening. All are kosher-certified.

From the April 23, 2007, Prepared Foods e-Flash