The UK snacks sector is coming under increasing pressure from
competing markets with sugar and chocolate confectionery
particularly hard hit by the consumer desire for a healthier
lifestyle, according to a new report from market analysts...
US law courts have ruled in favour of Crown Cork and Seal's motion
for summary judgment, dismissing 376 pending asbestos cases against
the company based on recent changes to Pennsylvania corporate
successor liability law.
Cascades and Sonoco have announced the completion of a $14 million
(€14.8m) investment by their joint venture, Cascades Conversion.
The investment includes the extension of the Cascades Conversion
plant in Kingsey Falls, the installation...
The Portuguese group Lusomar is planning to build a shrimp feed
plant in the North Eastern state of Bahía. When operational,
capacity will be 40,000 tonnes a year, 80 per cent of which will go
to the domestic market and the remainder...
Calavo Growers, a Californian-based worldwide leader in packing and
distributing avocado, processed avocado and other perishable food
products, has announced sales of $56.1 million (€59m) for its
second quarter ending in April, representing...