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Peru issues warning labels for foods high in fat, salt, sugar 22 Jun 2018

Food manufacturers operating in Peru will have to include warning labels on the packaging of and adverts for products with high levels of salt, sugar and fats.


Fruit groups San Miguel, La Calera in North America tie-up 11 Jun 2018

Argentina-headquartered fresh fruit supplier San Miguel and Peruvian peer La Calera are to work together to target sales in North America.


UK fruit importer Wealmoor snaps up Peruvian supplier 9 Jan 2018

UK fruit and vegetables importer Wealmoor has acquired Peruvian mango and frozen avocado supplier Sunshine for an undisclosed sum.


Peruvian fruit firm Camposol plans $345m dual share listing 15 Nov 2017

Peruvian fruit company Camposol Holding is planning a US$345m initial public offering of shares to be listed on both the New York and Lima stock exchanges.


San Miguel predicts US, Asian expansion following Peruvian citrus deal 18 Jul 2017

Argentinian citrus specialist San Miguel has moved into the Peruvian market with the US$64m acquisition of Agrícola Hoja Redonda.


Mexico's Sigma Alimentos buys Peruvian company Supemsa 29 Jun 2017

Sigma Alimentos, the Mexico-based food group, has acquired Peruvian packaged meats and dairy company Suisse Peruana de Embutidos for an undisclosed sum.


Avocado producer Westfalia buys majority stake in Peru's Camet Trading 27 Jan 2017

South Africa-based avocado and fruits producer Westfalia Fruit has acquired a majority 51% stake in Peruvian fresh and processed fruits exporter Camet Trading for an undisclosed sum.


Camposol sees profits drop in 2014 23 Feb 2015

Fresh produce group Camposol, the world's largest producer of hass avocados, has booked a fall in underlying profits for 2014, hit in part by falling prices of the fruit.


PERU: Nestle acquires ice-cream assets from Alicorp 30 Sep 2011

Nestle has acquired a clutch of ice-cream assets from Peruvian food processor Alicorp.


PERU: PepsiCo to invest in agricultural development facility 4 Aug 2010

Snack and beverage giant PepsiCo is to invest US$3m over the next three years in an agricultural development centre in Peru.