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ISRAEL: Frutarom profits jump in 2013

19 Mar 2014

Expanding market share in the US and emerging economies, as well as recent M&A, helped ingredients and flavours firm Frutarom post "record" growth for 2013.

ISRAEL: Acquisitions boost Frutarom Q3 earnings

27 Nov 2013

Ingredients firm Frutarom has booked an increase in third-quarter sales and earnings, boosted by recent acquisitions and expansion in developing markets.

ISRAEL: Frutarom points to M&A boost

21 Aug 2013

Ingredients firm Frutarom booked higher half-year sales and profits today (21 August), pointing to the benefits from acquisitions made in the last two years.

ISRAEL: Acquisitions boost Frutarom earnings

31 May 2012

Flavours and ingredients company Frutarom said that its first-quarter earnings rose 3% as sales were boosted by acquisitions.

Editor's choice: the highlights on just-food last week

13 Feb 2012

A new strategy - which has led to thousands of job cuts - at PepsiCo and the prospect of a new CEO and CFO at beleaguered Diamond Foods caught your attention last week but, beyond those headlines, just-food analysed organic food in China in its Brics and beyond column, we issued the latest data from our Promo Tracker and heard why columnist and SymphonyIRI vice president Rod Street believes suppliers and retailers need to develop a multi-channel strategy now.

BRAZIL: Acquisitive Frutarom buys flavours firm Mylner

7 Feb 2012

Frutarom is set to make its third acquisition of 2012 after signing a deal to buy Brazilian flavours firm Mylner.

ISRAEL/SLOVENIA: Frutarom acquires Etol flavours firm

17 Jan 2012

Israeli ingredients firm Frutarom has made its second acquisition this month with the purchase of Slovenia flavours firms Etol.

ISRAEL/UK: Frutarom buys UK's Savoury Flavours

5 Jan 2012

Israeli ingredients firm Frutarom today (5 January) announced it has acquired UK company Savoury Flavours.

ISRAEL: G. Willi-Food names Levi CEO

26 Oct 2011

G. Willi-Food has appointed Kobi Levi as its CEO after changes to Israeli corporate law.

Editor's choice: the highlights on just-food this week

19 Sep 2011

Tension at the top of Metro Group, the world's fourth-largest retailer, made the headlines this week, with the future of CEO Dr Eckhard Cordes in doubt. Across the Atlantic, Sara Lee was rocked by the departure of senior executive CJ Fraleigh. In the US, ConAgra Foods told takeover target Ralcorp Holdings it had days to being talks on its US$5.2bn bid, while in the UK, Marks and Spencer showcased its new-look food halls as part of a GBP600m revamp of its stores. Click on the headlines for more.

US/ISRAEL: Frutarom acquires Flavor Systems International

13 Sep 2011

Frutarom, the Israeli flavours and ingredients company, is set to buy US-based Flavor Systems International.

ISRAEL: Frutarom buys flavour company Aromco

22 Aug 2011

Frutarom Industries has bought flavouring company Aromco.

ISRAEL: Frutarom posts record profits

18 Aug 2011

Frutarom Industries, the flavour and ingredients maker, has announced record half-year profits.

NORWAY: Rieber & Son cuts FY earnings forecast

11 Aug 2011

Norwegian food group Rieber & Søn has reduced its full-year earnings forecast, pointing to "weak" sales in the first half of 2011.

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

27 May 2011

Speculation mounted this week over who will be the winning bidder for UK frozen food retailer Iceland Foods, meanwhile, M&S revealed plans to revamp their stores and Dean Best interviewed the head of McCormick's subsidiary Schwarz UK. Here's the best of what was said this week:

ITALY: Frutarom to acquire Chr. Hansen's savoury division

26 May 2011

Flavours group Frutarom has moved to buy Chr. Hansen's Italy-based savoury division.

ISRAEL: Acquisitions, global recovery buoy Frutarom in Q1

24 May 2011

Recent acquisitions and a recovering global economy have boosted first-quarter sales and profits at Frutarom, the food ingredients maker.

ISRAEL: Frutarom 2010 profits rise as Asia drives sales

24 Mar 2011

Food ingredients maker Frutarom today (24 March) booked "record" annual profits for 2010 amid rising sales, notably in Asia and the Far East.

ISRAEL: Frutarom acquires British East Anglian Food Ingredients

25 Jan 2011

Food ingredients group Frutarom has acquired the activity and assets of British East Anglian Food Ingredients (EAFI) for US$4.8m.

ISRAEL: Frutarom to acquire Rieber & Son spice arm

4 Jan 2011

Food ingredients group Frutarom is to purchase a Scandinavian industrial spices savoury business from Norwegian manufacturer Rieber & Son.

ISRAEL: Frutarom profits climb in Q3

16 Nov 2010

Food ingredients group Frutarom today (16 November) recorded an increase in third-quarter profits, boosted by sales growth in its flavours and speciality fine ingredients divisions.

ISRAEL: Frutarom Q2 sales, profits rise

17 Aug 2010

Food ingredients group Frutarom today (17 August) booked increasing quarterly profits as flavour sales boosted earnings.

ISRAEL: Frutarom doubles Q1 profits

17 May 2010

Israeli ingredients group Frutarom doubled its profits in the first quarter of 2010, boosted by boosted by an increase in sales and cost-cutting measures.

ISRAEL: Sales slide hits Frutarom profits

17 Mar 2010

A decline in sales has hit full-year profits at Israeli ingredients group Frutatom.

ISRAEL: Frutarom posts drop in nine-month profit

24 Nov 2009

Israeli ingredients group Frutarom reported a drop in profit for the first nine months of the year as sales were affected by the strength of the dollar against European currencies.

ISRAEL: Frutarom launches global branding

13 Oct 2009

Israeli ingredients group Frutarom has launched a corporate re-branding in a bid to express its “unique position” in the "combination of taste and health solutions".

ISRAEL: Frutarom posts drop in H1 profit

27 Aug 2009

Ingredients and flavours producer Frutarom said it expects to double turnover in the next four years, despite booking a drop in first-half profit today (27 August).

ISRAEL: Frutarom acquires Hansen savoury unit

22 Jun 2009

Ingredients and flavours producer Frutarom has acquired the savoury unit of German ingredients company Chr. Hansen in a deal worth US$7.3m.

ISRAEL: Frutarom bullish in spite of fall in Q1 sales

27 May 2009

Ingredients and flavours producer Frutarom has reported a 5.5% decrease in first-quarter revenues to US$98.4m.

ISRAEL: Frutarom predicts sales doubling by 2012

19 Mar 2009

Israeli flavours and ingredients group Frutarom posted a 25% increase in net profit for the fourth-quarter and said it can double sales to US$1bn by 2012.



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