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Danish Crown to acquire majority stake in South African food distributor Denmark-based Danish Crown through its subsidiary ESS-Food has agreed to buy 70% stake in Overberg Food Distributors, a South African foodservice business, for an undisclosed price. Agri & Animal Products > Meat & Seafood > News
Premium Brands buys 50% stake in California-based Shaw Bakers Premium Brands Holdings, a producer, marketer and distributor of branded specialty food products, has completed three transactions.
Processed Foods > Bakery & Cereals > News Danish Crown to acquire majority stake in South African food distributor By FBR Staff Writer
Denmark-based Danish Crown through its subsidiary ESS-Food has agreed to buy 70% stake in Overberg Food Distributors, a South African foodservice business, for an undisclosed price.
Agri & Animal Products > Meat & Seafood > News Hormel Foods merges specialty foods segment into grocery products segment Hormel Foods has merged its specialty foods segment into its grocery products segment. It will continue to be led by Luis Marconi, group vice president, Grocery Products.
Food > Dried Food > News
European Council endorses new rules for organic farming By FBR Staff Writer
A new set of rules for organic farming has been endorsed by the European Council (EC) with an aim to provide uniform quality organic food items to consumers across the continent.
Food > Dried Food > News Orkla to acquire frozen vegetable producer Agrimex Orkla has agreed to acquire Agrimex, a frozen vegetable producer based in the Czech Republic.
Agri & Animal Products > Fruits & Vegetables > News Tyson Foods selects Tennessee for $300m chicken production plant By FBR Staff Writer
American meat processing company Tyson Foods has selected western Tennessee as the location of its new $300m chicken production complex.
Agri & Animal Products > Meat & Seafood > News

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Food Technology

Cole's Quality Foods launches new stuffed bread snack
Cole's Quality Foods has launched Middles, a new stuffed bread that combines savory, salty and sweet flavors into what it claims to be one revolutionary snack concept.
Processed Foods > Bakery & Cereals > News
Hilton partners with Tesco to supply fresh food
Food packing firm Hilton Food Group has signed a long term supply agreement with Tesco Central Europe to produce fresh food.
Condiments & Ingredients > Soups > News
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Marketing & Regulatory

Wendy's adds mango to summer salads
US-based hamburger restaurant chain Wendy's has added mango to its line-up of summer salads.
Food > Prepared Meals > News
Several countries impose ban on meat imports from Brazil
By FBR Staff Writer
Brazilian meat industry has received a huge blow as several countries have started to ban its meat imports following an investigation into corruption by health inspectors and the alleged sale of rotten products.
Marketing & Regulatory > Regulatory & Food Safety > News
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Agri & Animal Products

Danish Crown to acquire majority stake in South African food distributor
By FBR Staff Writer
Denmark-based Danish Crown through its subsidiary ESS-Food has agreed to buy 70% stake in Overberg Food Distributors, a South African foodservice business, for an undisclosed price.
Agri & Animal Products > Meat & Seafood > News
Orkla to acquire frozen vegetable producer Agrimex
Orkla has agreed to acquire Agrimex, a frozen vegetable producer based in the Czech Republic.
Agri & Animal Products > Fruits & Vegetables > News
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Processed Foods

Premium Brands buys 50% stake in California-based Shaw Bakers
Premium Brands Holdings, a producer, marketer and distributor of branded specialty food products, has completed three transactions.
Processed Foods > Bakery & Cereals > News
Goya Foods expands North American processing center in Brookshire, Texas
Goya Foods, a Hispanic-owned food company in the US, has expanded its North American Processing Center in Brookshire, Texas with the addition of 324,000ft² of production warehouse, distribution warehouse, auxiliary buildings and production office.
Processed Foods > Savory Snacks > News
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Condiments & Ingredients

Orkla to sell salad business K-Salat to Stryhns
Orkla Foods Danmark has agreed to divest its salad business K-Salat to Stryhns for an undisclosed price.
Condiments & Ingredients > Sauces & Spreads > News
Algaia launches seaweed extract ingredient for dairy and non-dairy desserts
Algaia, which is engaged in the development, manufacturing and marketing of natural marine-extract products and solutions, has launched Satialgine DVA, a new seaweed extract ingredient for dairy and non-dairy desserts.
Condiments & Ingredients > Ingredients > News

Chilled & Deli Food

Premium Brands buys 50% stake in California-based Shaw Bakers
Premium Brands Holdings, a producer, marketer and distributor of branded specialty food products, has completed three transactions.
Processed Foods > Bakery & Cereals > News
Ardian to acquire Spanish bakery firms Berlys and Bellsola
By FBR Staff Writer
France-based private equity firm Ardian has agreed to acquire Spanish bakery companies Berlys and Bellsolà with an intention to combine the two businesses.
Processed Foods > Bakery & Cereals > News



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