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Food industry news of the week: Nestle, Unilever

Food industry news of the week: Nestle, Unilever

Nestle this week admitted 3G Capital and Warren Buffett's investments in the food industry had led to "accelerate" efforts to "adjust" its portfolio. The food giant was also one of the companies reporting first-quarter results, a group that included Unilever, which saw food volumes rise 3%, although it remains too early to call a sustained recovery from the unit.

Greenyard, Univeg, Peatinvest near merger

Belgium-based vegetable supplier Greenyard Foods, fresh produce giant Univeg and agribusiness Peatinvest have signed a letter of intent to merge. The planned combination, announced today (13 April), will create what…

Greenyard Foods, Univeg, Peatinvest mulling merger

Frozen and canned veg supplier Greenyard Foods is exploring the possibility of a merger with fresh produce giant Univeg and agribusiness Peatinvest. Entrepreneur Hein Deprez owns shares in each of the businesses and holds the role of…

Univeg spins off six production units

Belgium-based fruit and veg supplier Univeg has announced it is demerging six of its production and export divisions. The six units: Alara in Turkey, Univeg South Africa, Univeg Costa Rica,…