8 May 2013
Canadian food group SunOpta has booked a drop in first-quarter earnings, despite "record" revenues.
6 March 2013
Canada-based natural and organic food group SunOpta has recorded an increase in full-year profit on the back of growth in its grains and consumer products divisions.
8 January 2013
Canada-based natural and organic food group SunOpta has acquired the Bulgarian grain handling and processing facility of Organic Land Corp.
7 November 2012
Canada-based natural and organic food group SunOpta has booked "record" earnings in the third quarter of the year.
10 August 2012
SunOpta has said it is pleased with its half-year performance, after reporting rises in both sales and profits.
3 July 2012
SunOpta has appointed Tetra Pak executive Hendrik Jacobs to the post of president and chief operating officer.
9 May 2012
Canada-based natural and organic food group SunOpta has booked an increase in first-quarter earnings, which were boosted by higher sales and improved margins.
13 March 2012
Canadian natural and organic group SunOpta has booked a drop in full-year earnings, which were hit by write-down charges.
6 December 2011
Canadian natural and organic food group SunOpta is looking to ramp up production in the US to supply more products in pouch packaging.
18 November 2011
This week's batch of reports from the just-food research store include a look at natural sweetener stevia, which has been approved for use in the EU. Meanwhile, we feature a profile on natural and organic food group SunOpta and analysis of the food and grocery retailing market in emerging Asian countries.
14 November 2011
This week food firms continued to release financial results amid the increasingly uncertain economic environment, including UK retailer Sainsbury's and rival Morrisons. The European Commission formally approved stevia sweeteners for use within the European Union for the first time. Meanwhile, looking to expand, PepsiCo acquired Brazilian biscuit manufacturer Mabel after reports circled last week.
9 November 2011
Canadian natural and organic food maker SunOpta has posted a fall in third-quarter profits, on the back of higher commodity costs, especially in the sunflower segment.
31 October 2011
Canada-based natural and organic food group SunOpta supplies a number of the world's largest food makers and retailers with products from soy ingredients to private-label snack bars. The company is undergoing significant change and has decided to offload non-core assets and focus squarely on food. Dean Best met SunOpta COO Tony Tavares at international trade show Anuga in Germany to discuss the company's ambitions.
12 October 2011
Canadian natural and organic food maker SunOpta has today (12 October) announced two senior management appointments.
10 August 2011
Pressure from commodity costs, lower profits from ingredients and higher income taxes have hit quarterly earnings at US natural food group SunOpta.
13 June 2011
The CFO of Canadian natural and organic food maker SunOpta will leave the business at the end of the month.
2 June 2011
United Natural Foods posted an increase in third-quarter income as the US distributor said it continued to see "strong demand" for its products.
12 May 2011
Canadian natural and organic food group SunOpta has reported "record" first-quarter earnings on the back of growing sales.
3 May 2011
Canadian natural and organic food group SunOpta has sold its Mexican frozen-fruit unit to local firm Fruvemex.
9 March 2011
Natural and organic food group SunOpta has booked an increase in full-year profits on the back of growing sales and improved profitability.
8 December 2010
The chief executive of United Natural Foods (UNFI) has pointed to the US grocery distributor's "sales strength" after the company generated US$1bn of sales in a quarter for the first time.
6 December 2010
Canada-based natural and organic food group SunOpta has struck a deal to buy US cereal-bar manufacturer Edner of Nevada.
11 November 2010
Canadian natural and organic food manufacturer SunOpta posted a profit in the third quarter largely due to gains from the sale of its SunOpta Bioprocess unit.
8 November 2010
Canada-based organic-food group SunOpta is to buy US sunflower-seed firm Dahlgren & Co.
8 September 2010
US grocery distributor United Natural Foods (UNFI) today (8 September) posted rising fourth-quarter earnings and sales, closing a year in which profits and revenue increased.
11 August 2010
SunOpta, the Canadian natural and organic food group, has booked an increase in profits for the year to date.
14 June 2010
United Natural Foods has completed its C$68m (US$66m) acquisition of SunOpta's Canadian food distribution assets.
13 May 2010
SunOpta is set to sell food distribution assets in Canada to US distribution giant United Natural Foods in a deal worth C$68m.
13 May 2010
SunOpta Foods, the Canadian natural and organic food group, has swung to a first-quarter profit on the back of higher sales.
12 March 2010
Canadian food group SunOpta has claimed its business is showing signs of improvement after it saw losses narrow in the fourth quarter of 2009.