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Mergers & Acquisitions & Joint Ventures – food industry

Mergers & Acquisitions & Joint Ventures – food industry – Illustration Mergers & Acquisitions & Joint Ventures Buyer Target Country UK Tea Association Tea Packers UK Association Capespan Fyffes Multifresh UK International Sara Lee Earthgrains US Domino Sator Laser UK/Germany Productos Fabricas Vasco de Spain/Portugal Alimentares Antonio Gama Industrias & Henrique Serrano Transformadas Michigan Sugar […]

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M&S expanding Simply Food – Food Retailing – Marks and Spencer

M&S expanding Simply Food – Food Retailing – Marks and Spencer – Brief Article UK retailer Marks & Spencer’s (M&S) is expanding its Simply Food range of food retail stores into larger formats. M&S has been through the doldrums of late, particularly regarding its core business, women’s fashion. Its food sales have always been good, […]

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Polish consumers slow to gain snack brand awareness

Polish consumers slow to gain snack brand awareness The last decade has seen the Polish savoury snack market become extremely fragmented and increasingly competitive. A recent survey shows that 48% of Polish consumers named pretzel sticks as their favourite snack, with potato crisps in second place with 20%. However, even those consumers who regularly buy […]

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M&S wins caring supermarket award – Food Retailing – Compassion in World Farming awards Marks & Spencer `Compassionate Supermarket of the Year’ award – Brief Article

M&S wins caring supermarket award – Food Retailing – Compassion in World Farming awards Marks & Spencer `Compassionate Supermarket of the Year’ award – Brief Article – Statistical Data Included British farming lobby group `Compassion in World Farming’ (CIWF) today awarded Marks & Spencer (M&S) its first `Compassionate Supermarket of the Year’ award at a […]

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US food company Kraft Foods – Brian Driscoll, new executive vice president field sales and integrated logistics

US food company Kraft Foods – Brian Driscoll, new executive vice president field sales and integrated logistics – Brief Article US food company Kraft Foods has named Brian Driscoll, currently senior vice president of sales and customer logistics for the biscuit, snacks & confections group, to the position of executive vice president field sales and […]

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US supermarket group Albertson’s

http://www.looksmart.com/ http://www.findarticles.com/ FindArticles > Eurofood > August 2, 2001 > Article > Print friendly US supermarket group Albertson’s – Brief Article US supermarket group Albertson’s has appointed Peter L. Lynch, currently president and chief operating officer, to its board of directors. COPYRIGHT 2001 Agra Europe Ltd. COPYRIGHT 2001 Gale Group

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Asda invests in London – Food Retailing

Asda invests in London – Food Retailing – Brief Article UK food retailing group Asda has announced a 114m [pounds sterling] (182.2m [euro]) investment in London, having opened its latest store and revealed plans for a further twelve new or refurbished stores in the London area. The new stores will also be followed up by […]

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Costs hit Bel – Company News – Bel, French cheesemaker, profits – Brief Article

Costs hit Bel – Company News – Bel, French cheesemaker, profits – Brief Article – Product Announcement French cheese maker Bel has seen a collapse in its net result, falling from 27.3m [euro] in the first half last year to 14.2m [euro] in the first half of this year, a decline of 47%. Bel said […]

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US cola and snack giant PepsiCo – announces executive appointments

http://www.looksmart.com/ http://www.findarticles.com/ FindArticles > Eurofood > August 2, 2001 > Article > Print friendly US cola and snack giant PepsiCo – announces executive appointments – Brief Article US cola and snack giant PepsiCo has appointed Lionel L. Nowell III to the position of senior vice president and treasurer. Also at PepsiCo, Matthew M. McKenna has […]

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Nestle’s Alcon IPO raises US$2.3bn – Company News

Nestle’s Alcon IPO raises US$2.3bn – Company News – Brief Article Swiss food and beverage giant Nestle has raised some US$2.3bn (2.6bn [euro]) from its initial public offering (IPO) of its Alcon eyecare business in the US. The shares snapped up represent 23.25% of Alcon, with Nestle holding onto a commanding 76.75% interest in Alcon. […]