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The Netherlands is Europe's leading exporter of frozen french fries
The Netherlands is responsible for almost one-third of Europe’s total production of French fries and other frozen potato dishes, according to the national statistics office CBS.This means the Netherlands is Europe’s leading seller of frozen potato products. The Dutch themselves ate the equivalent of 18 kilos.....
Poland: Promotion of apple juice consumption to tackle oversupply issues
The Polish Association of National Juice Producers has launched a campaign for the promotion of juices, nectars and drinks made from Polish apples. In Poland, up to 260,000 tonnes of Polish apples are used in the production of juices and nectars (140,000 tonnes) and beverages (120,000 tonnes). The average.....
AU: Shepparton SPC plant expansion set to go ahead
A $100 million expansion of the SPC fruit processing plant in Shepparton is back on track after the council blocked the company’s bid for a local road closure.Fears were high that parent company Coca Cola would abandon its SPC plant investment of $78 million, which is backed by $22 million from the Napthine.....
Spain: Primaflor sells one million kilos of salads in July
In July, Primaflor achieved for the first time the monthly sale of one million kilos of ready-to-eat salads, and in order to continue growing, the plan to remodel the company's plant in Canalejas has become necessary.The ready-to-eat salad business has not stopped growing since it started with Primaflor in.....
US: Burger King to end much-mocked 'Satisfries'
Burger King is getting rid of its lower-calorie french fries at most restaurants after less than a year.The Miami-based chain said in a statement that it gave its franchisees the option to continue selling the french fries earlier this week. Only about 2,500 of the approximately 7,400 locations in the U.S......
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Argentina: Juice shipments fall to their lowest level in 20 years
The concentrated juice trade numbers are really dramatic.According to the latest statistics released by the Northern Patagonia port terminal, the region's exports of such products amounted to 17,500 tons by July 30 this year; the lowest level in the past 20 seasons.This year's exports have dropped by 50%.....
Bonduelle’s annual sales exceed expectations
Bonduelle’s sales have increased by 2.1% to €475 million over the last trimester of 2013-14 (end of June). This is a 6.5% increase in comparable Group structure and exchange rates. Annual turnover has increased +1.3% (+5.5% on a comparable basis) to €1.912 billion compared to €1.896 billion last year. The.....
Westville resident shares story behind wasabi ginger Lay's potato chip idea
Westville's Meneko Spigner McBeth grew up watching her Japanese grandmother make homemade sushi. As a young girl, McBeth enjoyed her grandmother's creation, but wasn't allowed to add the secret ingredient until she was older.McBeth's love of sushi stayed with her into her adult life, and during a visit to a.....
Tanzania: Pasteurizer, juice making plant to help mango farmers
In a move to create a stable and lucrative domestic market for small scale farmers engaging in mango and other tropical fruits production, the Tanzania Agricultural Productivity Program (TAPP) has donated a pasteurizer and juice making plant worth 80,000 Euro (Tsh184million) to a local liquid food processing.....
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Taylor Farms & Green Giant™ launch national promotion
Produce leader Taylor Farms Retail and the iconic Green Giant™ brand are shining a spotlight on value added fresh cut vegetables this summer. The national promotion features $0.55 Instant Redeemable Coupons for select Green Giant™ Fresh cut vegetables and QR codes to enter into an exciting summer.....
Poland: Prices offered by fruit processing sector not covering production costs
The season has brought unfavourable prices for Poland's strawberry producers. The prices offered by processing plants and dealers fluctuated between 1.0 and 1.2 Złoty (1 zloty = 0,24 Euro) per kilo for the fruit with the stem and 2.0-2.5 zł / kg without the stem. This level of pricing is not.....
Bonduelle to rebuild Ontario plant, depending on fire damage
Bonduelle CEO Daniel Vielfaure says the company will rebuild its heavily damaged food-processing plant in Tecumseh, Ont. — if part of the plant is salvageable. Vielfaure flew in from Quebec and made the announcement at a news conference Friday.Bonduelle’s fruit and vegetable processing facility in Tecumseh,.....
Peru: Pepper exports up 9% between January and May
In the first five months of 2014, Peru's pepper exports (canned, dried, frozen and fresh) totalled U.S. $ 86,149,582; an increase of 9% over the same period last year, when the revenue generated amounted to 79,114,730 dollars.This was reported by the Exporters Association (Adex), which further explained that.....
Canada: Hardbite chips receives Non-GMO third-party verification
Building on Hardbite’s core brand values and “natural” roots, Naturally Homegrown Foods today proudly announced that it received Non-GMO Project verification on its first two premium snack food items. The brand is the first Canadian made potato chip to receive the distinction and signals the company’s.....