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On the money: Acquisitive Saputo hungry for more

Canadian dairy group Saputo is continuing to examine further M&A opportunities even as it digests recent acquisitions including Australia's...

Parmalat could milk Harvey Fresh in Oz, overseas

Parmalat, majority-owned by French dairy giant Lactalis, has made a significant move to bolster its business in Australia 15 years after it...

Focus: Saputo looks overseas to offset home trials

Canadian dairy giant Saputo is expanding apace internationally as it looks to offset domestic challenges with growth overseas. The group is...

Comment: Eyes on Saputo as Bega shows WCB hand

Two of the bidders for Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory have this week made fresh offers for the Australian dairy. The focus now moves...

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ANUGA 2013: Saputo eyes emerging markets 8 Oct 2013

Katy Askew

Saputo has beefed up its scale through a swathe of acquisitions in recent years and the Canadian dairy company could seal a long-awaited deal to acquire Australia's Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory. But ambitious Saputo seems unlikely to rest on its laurels. Katy Askew caught up with president and COO Kai Bockmann at this year's Anuga to find out more about Saputo's growth drive.

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Bimbo to buy Saputo's bakery arm 18 Dec 2014

Dean Best

Mexican bakery giant Grupo Bimbo has reached an agreement to buy Saputo's bakery business for C$120m.

Saputo earnings rise on Australia buy, US boost 7 Nov 2014

Dean Best

Canadian dairy giant Saputo has reported higher half-year profits on the back of its acquisition of Australian dairy Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory and improvements from its US business.

Saputo profit rises on acquisitions 5 Aug 2014

Katy Askew

Canadian dairy giant Saputo has booked higher first-quarter profits thanks to the contribution from recent acquisitions.

Quote, unquote: just-food's week in words 23 Jun 2014

Hannah Abdulla

This week shares dipped in both Premier Foods and ConAgra Foods after the firms said they were likely to miss earnings forecasts for their respective quarters. Elsewhere, PepsiCo and Mondelez both showed their commitment to R&D through the opening of new facilities. Danone debuted its desserts range in the US, but in the UK was in hot water with the advertising watchdog who claimed its Nutricia Growing Up Milk ad implied the health of kids that didn't consume the product would suffer. Here is the week in quotes

Saputo boycotts dairy supplier on cattle abuse 17 Jun 2014

Hannah Abdulla

Saputo has announced it is not accepting milk from Chilliwack Cattle Sales following the release of images detailing the mistreatment of cattle.

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