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Deals this week: Freed Foods Inc, Prataap Snacks Private Limited
22 July, 2016
Advantage Capital Agribusiness Partners LP has invested $3.7m in Texas-based Freed Foods Inc (NurturMe), a producer of organic quinoa food products for babies and toddlers....
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M&As this week: UTZ Quality Foods, Inc., Emmi AG, Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company Limited Friday, July 22, 2016 Privately held snack food company, UTZ Quality Foods, Inc., will acquire Golden Enterprises Inc following a definitive merger agreement between the two...

Mondelez in negotiations to acquire Cadbury licence to produce biscuits Friday, July 22, 2016 American multi-national confectioner Mondelēz has approached Burton’s Biscuit with a £200m proposal to purchase its license to produce biscuits under the Cadbury...

Snyder’s pretzels production facility in Pennsylvania becomes peanut-free Friday, July 22, 2016 US-based snack manufacturer Snyder’s-Lance has made its Pennsylvania pretzel manufacturing facility peanut-free in order to meet the growing demand from consumers for allergen-free...

Yamazaki Baking acquires Bakewise Brands Friday, July 22, 2016 US-based investment firms Ancor Capital Partners and Merit Capital Partners have announced the sale of Macedon, New York-based Bakewise Brands to Tokyo-based Yamazaki Baking...

Arla Foods UK launches new strategy to boost group-wide revenue Thursday, July 21, 2016 Arla Foods UK has unveiled a strategy to boost its group-wide revenue by almost one-third and make Arla a household brand by 2020....

Gryphon Investors agrees to buy gourmet cheesecakes manufacturer Lawler Foods Thursday, July 21, 2016 San Francisco-based private equity firm Gryphon Investors has agreed to purchase Lawler Foods, a manufacturer of gourmet cheesecakes, layer cakes, pies and other desserts for retail and...

Insignia Capital Group acquires Snak Club and New Century Snacks Thursday, July 21, 2016 US-based private equity firm Insignia Capital Group has acquired and merged two family owned companies, Snak Club and New Century Snacks....

Maple Leaf Foods to upgrade Manitoba facility with $35m investment Wednesday, July 20, 2016 Maple Leaf Foods, a Canadian meat processing company, plans to invest $35m to upgrade its facility in Winnipeg,...

Tesco to use cocoa from Rainforest Alliance Certified sources by end of 2018 Wednesday, July 20, 2016 Tesco, a UK-based retailer, has announced that it will use cocoa from Rainforest Alliance Certified sources for its own label chocolate products sold in UK by the end of...

Utz Quality Foods signs agreement to acquire Golden Enterprises Wednesday, July 20, 2016 Utz Quality Foods has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Golden Enterprises, which owns snack producer subsidiary Golden Flake Snack...

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Ishida's X-ray and Checkweigher Systems Helps Make Premium Ice Cream Friday, July 22, 2016 by Ishida Europe New luxury ice cream König Ludwig Glace Royale has selected Ishida's IX-GA-4075 X-ray inspection system to reliably detect foreign...

Priorclave Releases a New Top Loading Autoclave Thursday, July 21, 2016 by Priorclave Priorclave has released the new C85, a top loading autoclave designed to effectively sterilise tall...

TOMRA Sorting Food Launches New Polish Language Website Wednesday, July 20, 2016 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Food has increased its online presence with the announcement of its new Polish language website....

Ishida Release New Advanced X-ray Range for Foreign Body Detection in Food Friday, July 15, 2016 by Ishida Europe With improved usability and performance, Ishida's X-ray IX series meets all local territory...

Uelzena Reports High-Sales and Generated Growth Monday, July 11, 2016 by Uelzena eG German dairy and food group Uelzena has generated growth in all strategic business...

Batch Modeling Released for the Unscrambler ® X Software Suite Monday, July 11, 2016 by CAMO Software CAMO Software has released an Batch Processes for its all-in-one Multivarate Data Analysis (MVA) and process monitoring software suite Unscrambler®...

Ishida's Flexible Multihead Weighing Technology Handles All Types of Pasta Friday, July 08, 2016 by Ishida Europe Ishida's multihead weighing technology is versatile and is able to pack all types of dried pasta for Austrian company Recheis Teigwaren, whatever its shape or...

Priorclave Voluntarily Accepts London Living Wage Thursday, July 07, 2016 by Priorclave To attract skilled workers, Priorclave has agreed to implement the London Living...

The Success Story of US-based Andersen & Sons Wednesday, July 06, 2016 by TOMRA Sorting Food In the Northern Sacramento Valley in 1904, Andersen's began farming cattle, walnuts, and prunes. Today, business is still going strong for the family-owned company now called Andersen & Sons...

Bel-Ray Releases New Open Gear System Lubrication Friday, July 01, 2016 by Bel-Ray For use in mining and industrial equipment such as mills, cement kilns, and driers, Bel-Ray's new Open Gear System Lubrication product is designed to reduce consumption, vibration, and...

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