2 November 2012
Spanish food group Ebro Foods has recorded an increase in profit in the first nine months of the year driven by the integration of businesses acquired last year and innovation.
25 July 2012
The integration of businesses acquired last year has boosted half-year profits at Ebro Foods, the Spanish food company has said.
29 February 2012
Spanish food maker Deoleo, the company behind the Bertolli olive oil brand, today (29 February) said a "period of instability" had ended at the business after it recorded a profit for 2011.
6 September 2011
Ebro Foods will sell four of its major brands and license out another as part of its acquisition of the rice business of fellow Spanish food maker Deoleo.
7 June 2011
Ebro Foods' failure to win over SunRice shareholders in its pursuit of the Australian rice firm will be a blow to the Spanish company but, Dean Best writes, more M&A targets are likely to be in the pipeline.
4 May 2011
Spanish olive oil and rice producer SOS Corporacion Alimentaria swung into profit during the first quarter of this year, despite declining sales.
1 April 2011
Ebro Foods has completed its purchase of the rice business of SOS Corporacion Alimentaria for EUR205m (US$288.4m).
29 March 2011
Ebro Foods' two planned acquisitions in the rice sector will be a "new step forward" for the Spanish food group, the company's chairman and CEO has insisted.
14 December 2010
The North American operating arm of US agribusiness giant Bunge is to buy the rice milling business of Pacific International Rice Mills, a subsidiary of brewing giant Anheuser-Busch.
26 November 2010
Spanish food group Ebro Foods has purchased Australia-based Ricegrowers, which trades as SunRice, for A$600m (US$578m).
26 November 2010
SOS Corporacion Alimentaria said it will be focusing its attention on the US and that it is looking at expansion opportunities in Australia and India, as well as other markets.
25 November 2010
SOS Corporacion Alimentaria has announced it is selling its rice division to Spanish food group Ebro Foods for EUR195m (US$261m).
16 November 2010
Spanish food group SOS Corporacion Alimentaria narrowed its losses in the first nine months of the year.
29 October 2010
Spanish olive oil co-op Hojiblanca hopes to buy as much as EUR200m worth of shares in Spanish food group SOS Corporacion Alimentaria while widely-expected bidder Portugal's Sovena has dropped out of the race, sources have told just-food.
29 October 2010
The pressure of rising commodity costs has grabbed the headlines this week as manufacturers wrestle with higher raw-material bills. Elsewhere, just-food took an in-depth look at the US cereal sector, the moves Japan's largest grocers are making in China and we interviewed a senior executive at Swiss dairy giant Emmi.
27 October 2010
US agribusiness giant Bunge is in talks over a possible stake in SOS Corporacion Alimentaria, the Spanish food group behind Bertolli and Carbonell olive oils.
6 October 2010
Spanish food group SOS Corporacion Alimentaria has sold 80% of date and jam unit Bernabe Biosca to Tunisian firm Cogehuile.
4 October 2010
The recent appetite for M&A in the food industry is showing little sign of abating.
1 October 2010
SOS Corporacion Alimentaria and Portugal's Sovena have remained coy about talks between the two companies after reports claimed the Portuguese firm was studying whether to invest in the Spanish olive-oil maker.
28 September 2010
Bertolli olive oil maker SOS Corporacion Alimentaria has set out plans to raise almost EUR600m (US$804m) as part of its plans to restructure its debt and expand the business.
27 July 2010
Spanish food group SOS Corporacion Alimentaria has struck a distribution deal for its Bertolli olive oil brand in Japan.
6 July 2010
Spanish food group SOS Corporacion Alimentaria today (6 July) revealed that remains in talks with lenders over refinancing its EUR1.1bn debts.
16 June 2010
SOS Corporacion Alimentaria, the Spanish food group, has decided to keep a plant in the Canary Islands open - but workers elsewhere could be laid off temporarily instead.
23 April 2010
A major shareholder in - and creditor of - SOS Corporacion Alimentaria has reportedly backed the Spanish food group's recapitalisation plans.
26 March 2010
Shares in Spanish food group SOS Corporacion Alimentaria were suspended today amid local reports of a potential US investment in the owner of Bertolli and Carbonell olive oils.
16 March 2010
Spanish food group SOS Corporacion Alimentaria will not sell its rice business for a price it considers too low as there is no deadline for a disposal, a source close to the company told just-food today (16 March).
8 March 2010
Spanish food group Ebro Puleva has reached an agreement to sell its Spanish dairy business, Puleva Food, to Lactalis for EUR630m (US$860m).
5 March 2010
Spain's competition watchdog has launched a probe into alleged price-fixing on rice among suppliers.
26 February 2010
Diamond Foods, the US nut maker, looks set to take a bigger bite out of the snacks market on both sides of the pond after striking a deal to buy crisp firm Kettle Foods. Upmarket snacks is a buoyant category, with, in the UK, United Biscuits and Warburtons among those launching "posh" crisps in recent months - and PepsiCo's Walkers also pushing its Red Sky brand.
23 February 2010
The Spanish stock exchange has suspended the listing of shares in Bertolli and Carbonell olive oil maker SOS Corporacion Alimentaria.