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Switzerland's Bell Food Group sells two factories 1 Jul 2020

Bell Food Group, the Switzerland-based manufacturer, has sold two production facilities outside its domestic market.

French poultry firm LDC in talks to buy Hungarian peer Marnevall 28 Nov 2019

LDC, the French poultry supplier, has announced it is in negotiations to buy a Hungarian peer specialising in frozen chicken products.

Greenyard sells Hungary plant to Roger & Roger as part of transformation plan 3 Jun 2019

Belgian fruit-and-veg giant Greenyard has sold a frozen food plant in central Europe to a private-label crisp maker.

Bella Bulgaria takes over Hungarian foodservice supplier Marathon Foods 21 May 2019

Bella Bulgaria has extended its presence in central and eastern Europe by buying a Hungary-based foodservice supplier.

Greenyard at centre of Europe-wide listeria scare 6 Jul 2018

Belgium-based vegetables supplier Greenyard is seen as the likely source of a fatal listeria outbreak that has taken in a number of countries in Europe.

France's LDC to buy Hungarian poultry peer Tranzit 31 May 2018

LDC, the France-based poultry group, has struck a deal to acquire Hungarian processor Tranzit.

Aldi buys Hungarian dairy brand Kokardas from Alfoldi Tej 22 Feb 2018

Discount retail powerhouse Aldi has snapped up a dairy brand in Hungary, Kokárdás, from local manufacturer Alföldi Tej.

EU takes action against Hungary over food retail laws 28 Feb 2017

The European Commission has launched infringement proceedings against Hungary saying new national legislation on retail of agricultural and food products are contrary to EU law.

Slovakia, Hungary urges EU to act on food quality concerns 28 Feb 2017

Slovakia and Hungary are calling on European Union leaders to take action over concerns that the quality of branded food products sold in the region differs in some central European countries.

Hungary bid to restart poultry exports to Japan, boost food trade 20 Feb 2017

Hungary has signed an agreement that paves the way for a resumption of poultry product exports to Japan "within a very short space of time", after exports were temporarily blocked over avian flu concerns.