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Demand for convenient packaging and food safety concerns fuelled growth for Sealed Air

Meat helps Sealed Air beat economic blues

By Rod Addy

Meat solutions in the Americas helped Sealed Air Corporation offset struggles in tough markets during its fourth financial quarter (Q4), according to president and chief executive officer Jerome Peribere.

Cargill full year earnings ‘not up to expectations’: CEO

Cargill full year earnings ‘not up to expectations’: CEO

By Caroline Scott-Thomas

Cargill has reported an 82% slump in profit for the fourth quarter and a 56% drop for the fiscal year, citing cyclical trends in soybean processing and American beef, as well as wider economic and political factors.

AEP Industries Q2 results

AEP Industries reports strong Q2

By Joe Whitworth

AEP Industries has reported a Q2 net sales increase of almost US$50m (€40m) and a profit rise of $13.3m from the same period last year despite a “high degree of economic pessimism in our markets.”