Tetra Laval, the packaging company, has accused the European
competition watchdog of using a "flawed" theory and ignoring
crucial evidence in last year's decision to block its €1.7 billion
takeover of French rival Sidel.
Corus, the Anglo-Dutch steel and aluminium maker, revealed last
night it was discussing a possible tie-up with the Brazilian steel
producer Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (CSN), confirming weeks of
Ongoing challenges facing the food industry include the development
of new technologies dedicated to on-line sensors that can detect
aromas, external and internal quality factors and predict quality
changes in foods.
Food manufacturer Nestle Philippines is to proceed with its P3
billion (€60m) investment project that will result in increased
production capacity and the introduction of new products that will
strengthen the food firm's presence...
Canadian aluminium can manufacturer Alcan reaffirmed that second
quarter operating earnings are expected to be at the upper end of
its previously disclosed guidance of US$0.35 to US$0.45 per common
Key Technology, the US-based manufacturer of food processing
presses, issued earnings guidance for its fiscal third quarter and
said it received formal proposals from Banner Bank and ABN Amro
Bank for concurrent credit facilities...