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Dean Best | 6 Jan 2017

French poultry group LDC is in negotiations to buy local peer Groupe Lionor.

Dean Best | 6 Jan 2017

LDC, the France-based poultry processor, has seen higher sales in its domestic market offset a fall in revenues from its overseas operations.

Stuart Todd | 23 Dec 2016

France-based poultry group LDC is investing EUR77m (US$80.4m) to upgrade its two major production plants in western France over the next three years.

Dean Best | 24 Nov 2016

France-based poultry processor LDC has forecast a 5% increase in annual operating profit after reporting higher first-half sales and earnings.

Stuart Todd | 10 Oct 2016

LDC has submitted a bid for the sausage activities of embattled French poultry exporter, Tilly-Sabco Bretagne, which was placed under judicial administration earlier this summer.

Katy Askew | 26 May 2016

French poultry processor LDC has given warnings about the outlook for consumption and for raw materials in the coming year as it delivered an increase in full-year sales and earnings.

Hannah Abdulla | 12 Apr 2016

LDC, the French poultry group, has reported an increase in annual sales, with growth from recent acquisitions and the company's underlying business.

Stuart Todd | 3 Feb 2016

French poultry group LDC has signed a contract to supply KFC's outlets in France.

Katy Askew | 12 Jan 2016

LDC, the French poultry processor, has booked a 15.2% rise in sales for the first nine months of its financial year.

Dean Best | 26 Nov 2015

LDC, the French poultry processor, has reported an increase in first-half earnings.

Richard Siddle | 5 Oct 2015

LDC, the French poultry group, has acquired two processing plants from Agrial, the French agri-food co-op business.

Hannah Abdulla | 15 Sep 2015

French food maker LDC has added a series of products to its Marie range.

Dean Best | 20 Jul 2015

Private-equity firm LDC has taken a majority stake in Seabrook Crisps as part of a management buy-out of the UK crisp firm.

Stuart Todd | 7 May 2015

France's competition regulator has issued fines worth over EUR15m to 20 poultry firms for breaking competition rules - but admitted the penalties were more moderate than usual.

Dean Best | 9 Apr 2015

France-based poultry group LDC has raised its forecast for annual underlying operating profit after seeing sales rise during the year.

Stuart Todd | 28 Nov 2014

French poultry group LDC has acquired Polish firm Drop for an undisclosed sum.

Katy Askew | 24 Oct 2014

A busy week in the food industry calendar, with the SIAL exhibition in Paris, ended with a shock announcement: Chiquita Brands International's shareholders rejected the company's plan to merge with Ireland's Fyffes. Elsewhere, we heard third-quarter updates from Unilever, Premier Foods and Mead Johnson.

Dean Best | 24 Oct 2014

The most eye-catching story came on Friday with the surprise news Chiquita Brands International shareholders had voted against the US produce group's plan to merge with Fyffes.

Hannah Abdulla | 20 Oct 2014

French poultry processor LDC is to snap up slaughterhouse and processing assets from local agri-food group Sofiproteol.

Dean Best | 10 Jan 2014

French poultry processor LDC saw revenue inch up 0.9% in its third quarter as its sales growth slowed compared to the first two quarters of its financial year.

Stuart Todd | 26 Nov 2013

France's competition regulator has told a clutch of the country's poultry firms they could face charges over alleged collusion.

Dean Best | 22 Nov 2013

French poultry group LDC has reported higher first-half profits on the back of increased sales at home and abroad.

Dean Best | 14 Oct 2013

French poultry processor LDC has reported higher first-half sales, with its domestic business helped by the recent problems at local rival Doux.

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