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Bankrupt Argentinean peach canner Alco on the block

The Argentinean peach cannery Alco-Canale, in bankruptcy since October 2017 after going through financial difficulties for years, is now for sale.

Argentina Legal

Fonterra considers divesting its ice cream business

Oceania's dairy giant Fonterra announces plans to offload its Tip Top ice cream business, as well as highlights Chinese dairy product demand instability.

Milk Fonterra

Century Pacific revenues lifted by domestic sales

Philippines Century Pacific’s canned products are currently available in 858,000 points of sale in the Philippines, which represents 76% of the total, up from the 66% share in 2016, according to Nielsen.

Philippines US States

Latvian fish canner Brivais Vilnis reduces losses

The Latvian processor and fish canner Joint Stock Company (JSC) Brivais Vilnis is EUR435,662 in the red for the nine-month period ended in September this year, down from EUR679,693 in the previous year.

Latvia Russian Federation

Polish company increases share in frozen food producer

Pamapol, one of Poland's largest frozen, canned and ready-to-eat food producers, said it is increasing its shares in its subsidiary Warmińskie Zakłady Przetwórstwa Owocowo-Warzywnego Kwizdyn (WZPOW/Kwizdyn), a frozen fruit and canned vegetable producer.

Poland Frozen Carrots

CHS profit recovers from disastrous 2017

US farmer co-operative CHS inc. announced a net profit of USD775.9 million for the year to August 31, more than ten times the USD71.6 mln it recorded in the previous financial year.

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Dole disposes of Saba Fresh Cuts business to ease merger

Fresh fruit and vegetable processor Dole Food Company has sold its ready-to-eat salad business, Saba Fresh Cuts AB and OY, operating in Sweden and Finland, to BAMA International, it was announced recently.

US States Europe

Bankrupt Argentinean peach canner Alco on the block

The Argentinean peach cannery Alco-Canale, in bankruptcy since October 2017 after going through financial difficulties for years, is now for sale.

Argentina Legal

Russian winemaker considers entering Chinese wine market

Boris Titov, head of Abrau-Durso, who also serves as a business ombudsman in Russia, has said that the company will initially focus on the production of light wine and champagne.

Russian Federation China

Coca-Cola signs agreements to bolster its plastic bottle recyclability

Coca-Cola’s strategy is to offer packaging containing at least 50% recycled content by 2030. As part of this strategy, via its Cross Enterprise Procurement Group (CEPG), it will buy Loop PET at a new plant that Loop, a Canadian PET recycler, is setting up in the US and which will be operational in 2020.

Beverages International

US almonds will be promoted to lift Indian consumption

India is a key market for the Californian Almond Board (ABC), having developed an ambitious promotion policy to increase its daily consumption.

Almonds United States

Finance partnerships in South Africa’s deciduous fruit industry

The South African deciduous fruit industry, the Jobs Fund, and Land Bank have announced the first ever blended finance scheme for people/entities who want to enter or expand their businesses in the fruit and wine industries; targeting (at least) 51% black-owned entities.

South Africa Fresh Fruit & Vegetables
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Arla Foods to acquire Middle East & Africa cheese business from Mondelez

Danish dairy firm Arla Foods is acquiring the Kraft cheese brands in the Middle East & Africa from Mondelez International for an undisclosed sum.

Dairy Cheese

Dole disposes of Saba Fresh Cuts business to ease merger

Fresh fruit and vegetable processor Dole Food Company has sold its ready-to-eat salad business, Saba Fresh Cuts AB and OY, operating in Sweden and Finland, to BAMA International, it was announced recently.

US States Europe

Flavours giant to acquire French essential oil manufacturer

Givaudan, a Swiss company specialist in flavours and fragrances, is negotiating the acquisition of Albert Vieille, a French specialist in essential oils and aromatic herbs.

Essential Oils Switzerland

ADM wins EU approval to acquire French feed specialist

US firm Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) has secured EU approval to buy French animal nutrition specialist Neovia in a deal worth EUR1.535 billion (USD1.78 billion).

EU France

China’s Yili Group buys Thai ice cream maker

Chinese dairy Group Yili has bought leading Thai ice cream maker Chomthana for an undisclosed sum.

Dairy Frozen Foods

FrieslandCampina strengthens cheese business with Spanish and US deals

Dutch dairy company FrieslandCampina has strengthened its cheese business with the acquisitions of Spain-based cheese co-packer and distributor Millán Vicente, and US-based importer and distributor Jana Foods.

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Swiss company to sell Colombian dried fruit

The Swiss company Fruit Group AG is selling Purafruta, dried fruit bars, in Europe. Apparently, a simple idea. However, it is a food concept which combines social responsibility, healthy grocery and a delicious and natural flavour, having received several awards. The sales manager of Hiba, Ulrike Köpf, talked to IEG Vu about the project.

Dried Fruit & Nuts Switzerland

Cargill sets out plan to fight deforestation in cocoa supply chain

US commodities giant Cargill has set out a plan to eliminate deforestation in its cocoa supply chain by 2030.

Cocoa Cargill

Arla Foods to acquire Middle East & Africa cheese business from Mondelez

Danish dairy firm Arla Foods is acquiring the Kraft cheese brands in the Middle East & Africa from Mondelez International for an undisclosed sum.

Dairy Cheese

Dole disposes of Saba Fresh Cuts business to ease merger

Fresh fruit and vegetable processor Dole Food Company has sold its ready-to-eat salad business, Saba Fresh Cuts AB and OY, operating in Sweden and Finland, to BAMA International, it was announced recently.

US States Europe

Juice powder brand withdrawn from North African market

Algeria’s Ministry of Commerce has ordered the withdrawal of the Amila brand of instant juice powder and frozen the activities of the company Sarl Promasidor while it investigates the affair.

Middle East and Africa Algeria

Louis Dreyfus appoints head of food innovation

Commodities giant Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) had announced the appointment of Kristen Eshak Weldon to the newly created role of head of food innovation and downstream strategy, effective January 1, 2019.

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Louis Dreyfus appoints head of food innovation

Commodities giant Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) had announced the appointment of Kristen Eshak Weldon to the newly created role of head of food innovation and downstream strategy, effective January 1, 2019.

Louis Dreyfus Grains & Feed

Derby Ingredients appoints two new managers

The London-based company Derby Ingredients, a specialist supplier of nuts, dried fruit, seed, grains, beans, pulses and confectionery to processors, packers and retailers has appointed Andy Humphries as head of global ingredients and innovations and Angus Scott as strategic business development manager.

Dried Fruit & Nuts United Kingdom

Bunge appoints chief strategy officer

US commodities giant Bunge Ltd has appointed Robert Coviello as executive vice president and chief growth and strategy officer, effective January 1, 2019.

Bunge Grains & Feed

Nestlé & Sime Darby Plantation to tackle human rights issues in palm oil supply chain

Swiss food and beverages giant Nestlé and Malaysian palm oil giant Sime Darby Plantation (SDP) have announced they are launching a pilot project that to tackle human and labour rights abuses in their shared palm oil supply chain in Malaysia.

Nestle Sime Darby

Louis Dreyfus Company shareholder dispute nears an end

Margarita Louis-Dreyfus has secured arrangements for her family trust to buyout the minority stakes of other family members in Louis Dreyfus Company Holdings, the holding company of Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC).

Louis Dreyfus Coffee

Bunge appoints new agribusiness president

Commodities trader Bunge has appointed a new president for its agribusiness division, following the retirement of Brian Thomsen.

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