SINGAPORE/TAIWAN: Want Want posts higher Q2 net profit
Singapore-listed Taiwanese snack maker Want Want Holdings has reported first-half net profit up 15% to US$43.81m, helped by improvements in sales and operating efficiency. The company said that despite the impact of the outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), second-quarter net profit was up 31.5% to $15.6m, thanks to improved sales of its rice cracker products. Sales rose 19% to $103.7m.
Get full access to all content, just $1 for 30 days
A Message From The Editor
just-food gives you the widest food market coverage.
Paid just-food members have unlimited access to all our exclusive content - including 17 years of archives.
I am so confident you will love complete access to our content that today I can offer you 30 days access for $1.
It’s our best ever membership offer – just for you.
Dean Best, editor of just-food
- General Mills sales woes continue - analysis
- Comment: Meal kits in US - don't believe the hype
- Why personalisation will take-off in US food
- US food next wave on display at Winter Fancy Food
- Analysis: Chocolate sector's deforestation pledge
- UK own-label firm Park Cakes sold in MBO
- Unilever 'lining up spreads sale'
- Kraft Heinz cuts jobs in US, Canada
- Immigration crackdown "risk" for US dairy industry
- Fonterra cuts earnings forecast