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’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.
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.
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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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