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AvoLove has taken the avocado to the next level of snacking. Pic: AvoLove

AvoLov spearheads avocado chips technology

By Douglas Yu and Gill Hyslop

After two years of intensive research, avocado chips startup AvoLov has perfected dehydrating avocados to produce crispy avocado chips to capitalize on the growing love of the fruit.

Pladis owns some of the large confectionery and biscuits brands including Godiva and McVities. Pic: CN

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pladis targets $1bn North America sales with new ventures unit

By Douglas Yu

pladis has formed an internal ventures team in North America to help incubate new brands and bring its products from other countries to the US as the company said the region is 'a priority market and is well on track to achieve $1bn in sales'...