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US: Lower sales, input costs hit Pinnacle Foods Q1 EBIT 12 May 2011

Pinnacle Foods Finance has posted a fall in underlying operating profit for the first quarter of 2011 a drop in sales and higher input costs.


GLOBAL: Gum to be "fastest-growing" confectionery sector 12 May 2011

Gum is set to be the fastest-growing confectionery channel in the next three years, according to research released today (12 May).


Thai Union profits were hit by input costsTHAILAND: Thai Union Frozen Products books Q1 profit drop 12 May 2011

Seafood giant Thai Union Frozen Products has reported a 9% fall in first-quarter profits despite a rise in sales amid a jump in tuna and shrimp raw-material prices.


SINGAPORE: Petra Foods posts Q1 net profit jump 12 May 2011

Singapore-based cocoa manufacturer Petra Foods posted a jump in net profit during the first quarter as it reported strong sales growth over the quarter.


US: Spartan Stores posts full-year profit growth 12 May 2011

US supermarket operator Spartan Stores reported an increase in full-year profits, despite sales remaining flat for the period.


NORWAY: Marine Harvest share price falls on Q1 results 12 May 2011

Shares in Marine Harvest have plummeted after the seafood processor reported a decline in profit for the first quarter.


CANADA: SunOpta reports "record" Q1 earnings 12 May 2011

Canadian natural and organic food group SunOpta has reported "record" first-quarter earnings on the back of growing sales.


Teys Bros. is AustraliaUS/AUS: Cargill, Teys merge Australian beef businesses 11 May 2011

US food giant Cargill has merged its Australian beef business with Teys Bros., the country's second-largest beef processor.


UPDATE: UK: Co-op claims first writ in Haldanes spat 11 May 2011

The Co-operative Group has insisted it was the first to take legal action in its dispute with UK regional retailer Haldanes Stores.


BRAZIL: Meat giant JBS posts mixed Q1 numbers 11 May 2011

JBS, the Brazilian meat giant, has reported mixed first-quarter results, with the company's net income and sales rising - but its EBITDA down on lower profits from its US chicken unit.


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