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Unilever targets sales growth with probiotic ice cream launch

The Anglo-Dutch convenience product giant aims to boosts its already large ice cream sales with new innovative ice cream launch.

United States Ice Cream

Danone loses momentum as Chinese infant milk sales weaken

French dairy group Danone reported slower growth in its third quarter on weaker infant nutrition sales in China and the ongoing impact of a consumer boycott in Morocco. Negative currency impacts also weighed on results.

Danone Dairy

Borges BAIN closes Q1 with a fall in revenue and handled tonnage

Low almond prices are impacting on the Spanish company Borges BAIN’s Q1 results, listed on the Madrid exchange, suffering losses and a fall in handled volume in Q1 2018-2019 (June-May) y-o-y.

Dried Fruit & Nuts Spain

Lamb Weston reports peaking sales of frozen potato products

Frozen potato giant Lamb Weston said it is pleased with solid fiscal year 2019 first quarter results, though expects potato shortage-incurred challenges in European subsidiary.

United States Lamb Weston

Increased costs cut Almarai's dairy profits

Persian Gulf's largest dairy producer Almarai posted unsatisfactory third quarter (Q3) results, led by significant profit declines in the dairy and juice category.

Almarai Milk

Soy hedging hits Louis Dreyfus first half profits

Net profit at commodity trading giant Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) fell to USD100 million in the first half of 2018 as the company took a USD65 mln hit from locking in its soy crush margins.

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Nibulon invests in new transshipment terminal

Ukrainian grains and oilseeds producer Nibulon has started the construction of a transshipment terminal in the Zaporizhzhya region.

Grains & Feed Oils & Oilseeds

US baking house to acquire snack company

The US specialist in almond and coconut baking products, Log House Foods, has acquired WholeMe, a start-up focused on manufacturing grain-free snacks. Both companies are based in the state of Minnesota.

Dried Fruit & Nuts Spices & Exotics

US company to open flavour plant and laboratory in China

The US flavours house, International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), listed on New York and Paris exchanges, is to open a factory and a laboratory in the Zhangjiagang free trade zone, close to the East China Sea.

Essential Oils United States

Ukraine’s Allseeds wins investors for expansion plans

The Dutch Development Bank (FMO) and Diligent Capital Partners (DCP) have become shareholders in Ukrainian oilseeds processor Allseeds SA, having acquired 16% of the company’s shares.

Oils & Oilseeds Commercial

Growing Israeli processor giant expands again

Prodalim Group has established a strategic partnership with Doveco, Vietnam’s biggest processor of passion fruit, pineapple and banana, to process and distribute various tropical fruits worldwide.

Vietnam Israel

US processor to increase peanut butter production

The US Severn Peanut Company-owned Hampton Farms is to invest USD5.7 million to develop a new peanut butter line production in its factory in the state of Virginia.

Peanuts United States
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Hilton seeks slice of meat substitute market with Dutch JV

UK-based Hilton Food Group is expanding its offering in the market for meat substitutes by acquiring a 50% stake in Dutch company, Dalco Food.

United Kingdom Netherlands

The Andersons expands reach with acquisition of Lansing Trade

US agriculture and rail group The Andersons has announced it has agreed to acquire the outstanding equity in its long-time affiliate Lansing Trade Group.

Commercial M&A

Marfrig sale of Keystone approved in Brazil

The sale of Keystone Foods by Brazilian meat processor Marfrig cleared another hurdle on Monday (October 15) as it was approved by BNDESPAR, the investment arm of Brazil's national development bank.

United States Brazil

Russian company plans to increase production of ketchup and sauces

Russian agroindustrial company Rusagro plans to become a leading player in the domestic cold sauces, ketchups and mayonnaise market.

Russian Federation Canned & Tomato Products

UK poultry business saved from administration

UK company Banham Poultry has been rescued from administration by Derbyshire-based Chesterfield Poultry.

United Kingdom M&A

US baking house to acquire snack company

The US specialist in almond and coconut baking products, Log House Foods, has acquired WholeMe, a start-up focused on manufacturing grain-free snacks. Both companies are based in the state of Minnesota.

Dried Fruit & Nuts Spices & Exotics
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Full details of early SIAL rail disruption

The SIAL organisers have made an official statement, in reply to IEG Vu’s news of the planned closure of the Gare du Nord station in Paris this coming weekend. The statement below is published verbatim.

France Operations

Orangina will again be bottled in Russia, if Suntory has its way

Suntory Holdings plans to resume production of Orangina in Russia, according to sources in the company.

Beverages Russian Federation

Argentina calls for efforts to lift global canned peach demand

“The canned peach industry, which is no more than 100 companies all over the world, should work on finding a way to push canned peach consumption globally,” the president of the Mendoza fruit processing chamber CAFIM, Raul Giordano, told IEG Vu today at the world stone fruit processing congress, CANCON14.

Canned Peaches Argentina

Nibulon invests in new transshipment terminal

Ukrainian grains and oilseeds producer Nibulon has started the construction of a transshipment terminal in the Zaporizhzhya region.

Grains & Feed Oils & Oilseeds

Cargill to introduce rapeseed-based Omega-3 feed

Cargill aims to relieve pressure on wild fish populations by making aquafeed from rapeseed oil

Rapeseed Sustainability

Borges BAIN closes Q1 with a fall in revenue and handled tonnage

Low almond prices are impacting on the Spanish company Borges BAIN’s Q1 results, listed on the Madrid exchange, suffering losses and a fall in handled volume in Q1 2018-2019 (June-May) y-o-y.

Dried Fruit & Nuts Spain
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The core peach industry unites for global consumption boost

Peach raw material production estimates in key processing countries for coming seasons are down compared with previous years, industry delegates reported at the 14th World Canned Deciduous Fruit Congress CANCON14, held in Spain this week.

International Asia Pacific

Asia chief Martello leaves Nestlé

Nestlé’s chief executive of Asia, Oceania and Sub-Saharan Africa and executive board member Wan Ling Martello will leave the company at the end of 2018.

Nestle Switzerland

The Andersons expands reach with acquisition of Lansing Trade

US agriculture and rail group The Andersons has announced it has agreed to acquire the outstanding equity in its long-time affiliate Lansing Trade Group.

Commercial M&A

Nestlé Malaysia appoints new CEO

Nestlé Malaysia Bhd has announced the appointment of Juan Aranols as its new chief executive officer, effective December 1, 2018.

Nestle People

Starbucks appoints new finance chief

US coffee chain Starbucks Corp. has appointed Patrick Grismer as its new executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO).

Starbucks People

Management changes at German chocolate maker Alfred Ritter

Family-owned chocolate maker Alfred Ritter GmbH & Co KG has announced the departure of two members of its top management team.

Cocoa People
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