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Saturn Bioponics to build vertical farms in Oman, Italy 13 Oct 2020

Saturn Bioponics, a UK-based vertical-farming technology business, is about to enter new markets next year in Europe and beyond.

Kerry Group buys Fleischmann's Vinegar, AATCO Food Industries 25 Oct 2018

Kerry Group, the Ireland-based consumer foods and ingredients supplier, today (25 October) announced acquisitions in the US and the Middle East.

BRF to take full control of Oman's Al Khan Foodstuff 25 Apr 2016

BRF has said that it plans to take full control of Oman-based frozen food distributor Al Khan Foodstuffs (AKF). 

Oman plans US$620m worth of dairy, poultry projects 18 Jun 2015

Oman Food Investment Holding Co. (OFIC) is reportedly investing US$620m into building three factories in Oman for the production of dairy and poultry.

OMAN: BRF acquires AKF stake 4 Jul 2014

Brazilian food group BRF has acquired a 40% stake in Al Khan Foodstuff, the company that distributes its products in the Sultanate of Oman.

OMAN: Spar targets Middle East with Oman deal 18 Dec 2013

Spar International plans to step up growth in the Middle East in 2014 having signed a fresh licencing deal with Khimji Ramdas that will see it enter Oman.

MIDDLE EAST: Tate & Lyle Sugars to build refinery 17 Apr 2013

Tate & Lyle Sugars is to build a sugar refinery in Oman to serve markets in the Middle East and eastern Africa.