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Orkla expands in Finland

Posted on 19 December 2014

Orkla Food Ingredients (OFI) has, through its wholly owned subsidiary KåKå AB, entered into an agreement to purchase 67 per cent of the Finnish company Condite Oy.

Cargill Foods Middle East, Turkey and North Africa Istanbul office reducedNew regional headquarters

Posted on 18 December 2014

Cargill’s food ingredient business in the Middle East, Turkey and North Africa (METNA) has opened a new regional headquarters in Istanbul in order to accommodate a growing sales and technical team and deliver dedicated and tailored customer service for the region.

662609Initiative hits milestone

Posted on 17 December 2014

The Barry Callebaut Group has announced that its Cocoa Horizons Truck has passed the symbolic milestone of 10,000km and reached 33,000 participants, less than a year after the start of its journey into remote cocoa growing areas of Ivory Coast.

Cocoa farmerADM to sell cocoa business

Posted on 16 December 2014

Archer Daniels Midland Company has reached an agreement to sell its global cocoa business to Olam International Limited for $1.3bn, subject to customary adjustments.

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Screen Shot 2014-12-12 at 15.45.56December/ January 2015

The December/ January 2015 issue of Confectionery Production is available to read online for logged-in subscribers.

Product focus: hard candy and lollipops Equipment: cooking and depositing Ingredients: flavours and colours Packaging: twist wrap and lollipop sticks Processing: process control and automation