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Activist investor hints at another run for Bob Evans board

Sandell Asset Management pushes company to sell packaged foods subsidiary

Sandell Asset Management, which more than a year ago won four seats on the board at Bob Evans Farms Inc., could nominate more members amid continued frustration over the company’s packaged foods subsidiary.

The activist and large Bob Evans shareholder said in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing Friday that the company needs to hire a financial advisor to study a possible sale of BEF Foods — which Sandell believes should be spun off or sold.

The filing comes two

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