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Analysis: Sigma looks to Europe with Campofrio bid

Sigma Alimentos, the food arm of Mexican conglomerate Alfa, has launched a bid to acquire Spanish meat processor Campofrio. While Mexico's l...

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Andy Coyne | 28 Sep 2017

Mexican conglomerate Alfa has confirmed that the planned initial public offering (IPO) of its processed food business Sigma Alimentos has been cancelled.


Simon Harvey | 15 Sep 2017

Mexican food processor Sigma Alimentos is revisiting a plan for an initial public offering of shares, with plans to raise as much as MXN18.5bn (US$1bn) in September.


Andy Coyne | 4 Sep 2017

Mexican food group Sigma Alimentos has furthered its European expansion plans by taking full control of Romanian meat processing company Caroli Foods Group.


Dean Best | 25 Apr 2017

Sigma Alimentos, the Mexico-based food group, reported lower earnings in the first quarter of 2017 amid an increase in raw-material costs and the expense of new plants in Spain and the US.


Dean Best | 20 Oct 2016

Sigma Alimentos, the Mexico-based food maker, has reported declining sales and earnings for the first nine months of the year, hit by foreign exchange and lower sales volumes.


Ben Cooper | 19 Apr 2016

Sigma Alimentos, the Mexico-based food maker, saw the strength of the US dollar hit its revenue in the first quarter of the year, although sales were up on a constant-currency basis.


Katy Askew | 1 May 2015

A busy week for results as the first-quarter reporting season got into full swing. We heard from global food manufacturers as far afield as Latin American and Russia, with the likes of Sigma Alimentos owner Alfa and Cherkizovo Group updating the markets. Here is just-food's weekly financial round up.


Dean Best | 4 Aug 2014

Spain-based meats group Campofrio has booked a half-year loss but claimed it was on the right track after seeing sales and EBITDA increase year-on-year.


Katy Askew | 2 Jan 2014

A new chief executive has been appointed at Campofrio days after a deal was struck that is set to see Mexico's Sigma Alimentos and China's Shuanghui International take joint control of the Spanish meat group.


Dean Best | 23 Dec 2013

Spain-based meats group Campofrio is to be jointly controlled by Mexican food manufacturer Sigma Alimentos and China's Shuanghui International.


Michelle Russell | 29 Nov 2013

Chinese pork group Shuanghui International has remained coy over reports it is planning a bid for Spanish meat processor Campofrio.

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