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These are all the posts that have been tagged with belgium.

Honey, I shrunk the margin

Sarah Gibbons explores why honey bees may be dying fast, but global demand for natural sweetener continues to grow.

ADM adds to European sweetener footprint

Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) has been granted exclusivity in relation to the proposed purchase of Chamtor, a French producer of wheat-based sweeteners and starches.

CCL Industries buys Innovia for $1.13bn

Innovia Group, which produces Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) films for labels, packaging and security applications in the confectionery, bakery, biscuits and dairy industries, has agreed to be acquired by CCL Industries for C$1.13 billion.

Orkla acquires majority stake in Broer

Through its subsidiary Sonneveld Group, bakery supplier Orkla Food Ingredients (OFI) has agreed to acquire a 70% stake in Broer Bakkerijgrondstoffen, a Netherlands-based manufacturer of almond paste, bakery ingredients and ice cream powder.

Ferrero tables bid for Delacre biscuit brand

Confectionery giant Ferrero has offered to acquire Belgian biscuit brand Delacre for an undisclosed sum – a move one analyst says is an attempt to reduce its over-reliance on chocolate.

Puratos signs loan agreement with EIB

Puratos, who offers a range of bakery, patisserie and chocolate products, has signed a loan deal of €40 million for seven years with the European Investment Bank (EIB).