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Frutarom makes it a round dozen for the year

Frutarom makes it a round dozen for the year

28 Dec 2017

Frutarom is to purchase 51% of the shares of the Brazilian company Bremil Indústria, said to be the top producer of savoury solutions in Brazil, at a company value of approximately $73 million.

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Lycored research: tomatoes perceived as healthy

Lycored research: tomatoes perceived as healthy

28 Dec 2017

Tomatoes have a powerful association with health and are seen as the star ingredient of the Mediterranean Diet, research by Lycored has shown.

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Greenyard in advanced negotiations to acquire Dole

Greenyard in advanced negotiations to acquire Dole

28 Dec 2017

Greenyard has announced that it is in advanced negotiations to acquire Dole Food Company. At this stage, Greenyard notes that a definitive agreement has not been reached.

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Frutarom closes acquisition #11

Frutarom closes acquisition #11

22 Dec 2017

Frutarom has signed an agreement for the purchase of 99.96% of the shares in the Polish company Pollena-Aroma for approximately $8.5 million (approx. €7.2 million).

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Arla, DMK sign mozzarella manufacturing deal

Arla, DMK sign mozzarella manufacturing deal

22 Dec 2017

Arla Foods and German dairy company DMK have signed a third-party manufacturing contract that will see DMK produce 35,000 tons of mozzarella cheese for Arla per year.

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Campden BRI to host beverage sugar reduction seminar

Campden BRI to host beverage sugar reduction seminar

22 Dec 2017

Sugar reduction in drinks is a hot topic, notes Campden BRI, and it will be the subject of a Campden BRI seminar on 27 March 2018.

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Hershey buys Amplify Snack for $1.6 billion

Hershey buys Amplify Snack for $1.6 billion

21 Dec 2017

Hershey and Amplify Snack Brands have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Hershey will acquire all outstanding shares of Amplify for $12.00 per share in cash, valuing Amplify at $1.6 billion.

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Bell  announces new smokeless smoke natural flavours

Bell announces new smokeless smoke natural flavours

21 Dec 2017

Bell Flavors & Fragrances has announced new smokeless smoke flavours, a natural alternative to traditional liquid smoke with variations ranging from mesquite to cherrywood.

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Valio introduces new range of plant-based products

Valio introduces new range of plant-based products

21 Dec 2017

Valio has introduced a new range of plant-based products: the spoonable Valio Oddlygood gurts and the Valio Oddlygood oat drink – both made from Finnish oats.

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Nestlé USA supports school breakfast initiative

Nestlé USA supports school breakfast initiative

20 Dec 2017

Nestlé USA has announced its partnership with Share Our Strength to support the organization’s school breakfast initiatives as part of its No Kid Hungry campaign.

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Campbell Soup strikes deal to acquire Snyder's Lance

Campbell Soup strikes deal to acquire Snyder's Lance

20 Dec 2017

Campbell Soup and Snyder’s-Lance have announced that the companies have entered into an agreement for Campbell to acquire Snyder’s-Lance for $50.00 per share in an all-cash transaction.

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Olam International, Mitr Phol Sugar Corporation announce strategic partnership

Olam International, Mitr Phol Sugar Corporation announce strategic partnership

20 Dec 2017

Olam International and Mitr Phol Sugar Corporation, Asia’s largest sugar producer, have announced a strategic partnership to capitalise on what Olam sees as the attractive growth opportunities for sugar milling and refining in Indonesia.

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