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Burger King's African expansion continues, Jollibee eyes Canada and Europe, MOD Pizza gets investment - foodservice focus, November 2016 7 Dec 2016

November saw Burger King open its latest market in Africa, Philippines-based foodservice giant Jollibee indicate plans to enter Canada and Europe and MOD Pizza, the US fast-casual chain, raise more finance for expansion.

Analysis: URC's two-pronged strategy for NZ snacks firm Griffin's 5 Aug 2014

Universal Robina Corp. appears to have two main areas of focus for Griffin's Foods - launching the New Zealand snacks maker's products in south-east Asia and using the business's presence in Australia to enter that country's own-label business. Dean Best looks at the Philippines-based group's plans.

just the facts - ice cream in the Philippines 7 Apr 2010

As Nestle announces more investment in its ice cream business in the Philippines, just-food and Euromonitor outlines the top ten facts on the country's ice cream sector.

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Del Monte Pacific's Philippines unit 'postpones IPO on market slump' 7 Jun 2018

The Philippines unit of fruit products manufacturer Del Monte Pacific has reportedly postponed its initial public offering of as much as PHP13.5bn (US$257.3m) in shares due to a slump in the local stock market.

San Miguel Pure Foods eyes convenience demand with new plant 19 Feb 2018

Philippines group San Miguel Pure Foods is to open a new factory in its domestic market, pointing to growing local demand for more convenient options.

Del Monte's Philippines unit files for IPO 6 Feb 2018

The Philippines arm of fruit products giant Del Monte Pacific is to go public, seeking to raise up to US$324m through an initial public offering (IPO). 

Philippines' San Miguel confirms unit merger approval, share offering 19 Jan 2018

Philippines business San Miguel Corp. has confirmed the amalgamation of its food, beverage and liquor units into a new entity has been approved by shareholders.

Philippines giant San Miguel may sell stake in food, drinks arm 23 Nov 2017

Philippines conglomerate San Miguel Corp. has said it could sell a 30% stake in its set-to-be-combined food, beer and liquor units.

Philippines conglomerate San Miguel to combine food, beverage arms 6 Nov 2017

San Miguel Corp., the Philippines-based conglomerate, has announced it is to combine its food, beer and liquor units into a single entity.

Century Pacific to build coconut milk facility in the Philippines 9 Oct 2017

Philippines company Century Pacific Food has confirmed it is to spend PHP250m (US$4.87m) on a new coconut milk production facility.

H1 sales, earnings up at San Miguel Pure Foods 16 Aug 2017

San Miguel Pure Foods, the Philippines-based meat-to-dairy supplier, has reported higher first-half sales and profits.

UK secures deal to export beef to Philippines 11 Aug 2017

The UK has struck a deal to export beef to the Philippines, more than two decades after shipments were banned due to concerns over BSE.

Century Pacific profit increase aided by OEM export recovery 7 Aug 2017

Century Pacific Food of the Philippines booked an increase in first-half profit due to growth in its branded consumer foods business and a strong recovery in exports from the original equipment manufacturer segment.