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Dairy group Vinamilk enters South Korea 2 Jun 2020

Vietnam's largest dairy group, Vinamilk, has launched into another market in Asia, the company has confirmed.


South Korea releases new nutritional labelling guidelines 3 Feb 2020

South Korea has released new guidelines designed to enable food companies selling into the country to more easily comply with national nutrition labelling regulations.


South Korea eases curbs on EU beef 29 Sep 2019

South Korea has lifted its import restrictions on beef and beef products from some EU member states, the European Commission has announced.


Egg-free firm Just signs first Asian manufacturing deal with GanongBio 6 Jun 2019

Just, the US company supplying egg-free products, has signed its first manufacturing deal in Asia and entered two new markets.


CJ CheilJedang rebuts report of Schwan’s funding talks 12 Mar 2019

CJ CheilJedang has rebuffed a report claiming the South Korea-based food manufacturer is in talks over funding its acquisition of assets from US frozen-food business Schwan's.


Jatenergy's expansion strategy takes in South Korea, Japan 25 Feb 2019

Australia-based infant-formula exporter Jatenergy is expanding its presence in Asia with a new distribution agreement.


South Korea to use blockchain technology for beef traceability 23 Nov 2018

South Korea has announced it is to make use of blockchain technology in its food industry in an attempt to improve consumer confidence.


South Korea's CJ Cheiljedang 'to buy US, German firms' 28 Aug 2018

CJ CheilJedang, the South Korea-based food manufacturer, has reportedly announced plans to buy two frozen-food companies - Kahiki Foods in the US and Germany's Mainfrost.


South Korea's Lotte Group in supply agreement with Spring Sheep Milk Co. of New Zealand 14 Aug 2018

The food arm of South Korea's Lotte Group has signed a joint venture supply agreement with Spring Sheep Milk Co. of New Zealand with the possibility of expanding the partnership into China.


South Korea's CJ Cheiljedang eyes US market amid speculation Schwan's a target 8 Jun 2018

CJ CheilJedang, a leading South Korean processed food manufacturer, is seeking to make acquisitions in the US frozen category to expands its presence in overseas markets.