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Organto sells "non-strategic" Guatemala processing plant 27 Mar 2019

Canadian organic fresh produce supplier Organto Foods is selling a "non-strategic" processing plant in Central America.

Nestle cancels Guatemalan palm oil contract following corruption probe 7 Feb 2018

Global food and beverage giant Nestle has cancelled a palm oil contract with a Guatemalan company accused of corruption.

Grupo Lala to invest in new Guatemalan milk plant 8 Jun 2017

Mexican dairy group Grupo Lala is investing more than US$30m in the construction of a new dairy processing plant in neighbouring Guatemala.

just the facts - Guatemalan food market 13 Aug 2010

Nestle this week announced plans to acquire a majority stake in Guatemalan soups-to-curry producer Malher Group.

GUATEMALA: Nestle to buy majority stake in Malher Group 10 Aug 2010

Nestlé is to acquire a majority stake in Guatemalan soups to curry producer Malher Group.

GUATEMALA: Pressure on prices amid US biofuels craze 26 Jun 2007

Exports to US ethanol producers are fuelling soaring prices of corn and wheat in Guatemala, prompting the local food industry to ask for government help against rising costs.