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Wessanen looks bright

Wessanen looks bright

A strong performance from its Tree of Life business in Europe gave
Dutch food group Wessanen something to smile about in 2002 -
otherwise the year was marked by more disposals and continued
problems at the US arm.

Danone interested in Numico?

Danone interested in Numico?

Dutch nutrition company Numico is struggling to stay afloat at the
moment, but rumours in the Dutch press suggest French dairy giant
Danone could be interested in a bid. An odd choice for the French
company which has been streamlining...

Burns posts strong earnings

Burns posts strong earnings

Australian yeast and ingredients group Burns Philp, currently in
the midst of a hostile takeover bid for food company Goodman
Fielder, today reported a 40.3 per cent increase in net profit to
A$95.1 million (€51.8m) for the fiscal...

Latin America hits IFF results

Latin America hits IFF results

US flavours and fragrance giant International Flavors &
Fragrances saw fourth quarter 2002 sales rise 5 per cent to $424.3
million (€391m) from $405.6 million for the same period in 2001,
despite weak economic conditions in Latin...

FIRB supports Burns Philp

FIRB supports Burns Philp

It would appear that the bid from Australian ingredients and yeast
company Burns, Philp & Co for Goodman Fielder is far from over
with the company saying on Wednesday that it had received approval
from the Foreign Investment Review...

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