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Briefing:  Latin America and dairy – Why “added-value” key in growing yoghurt market

Briefing: Latin America and dairy – Why “added-value” key in growing yoghurt market

Rising incomes in Latin America have led to a burgeoning yoghurt sector in a number of markets, attracting the likes of Danone, Fonterra and Nestle. However, with competition intensifying, with the macro-economic landscape mixed and with consumers showing an interest in moving to "better for you" options and different ways of consuming yoghurt, innovation will be key to help manufacturers stay ahead. Hannah Abdulla explores.

Vigor books higher 2014 sales, profits

Brazilian dairy group Vigor has booked higher reported and underlying sales and profits for 2014. On a consolidated basis, which includes the contribution from its 50% stake in local peer Itambe,…

Value-added focus lifts Vigor earnings

Brazilian dairy group Vigor Alimentos benefited from its strategy to focus on value-added dairy and spread products in the third quarter of the year, with EBITDA rising by almost one…

Machado to join Brazilian dairy Vigor as CFO

Brazilian dairy Vigor has named Victor Machado as its new CFO. Machado will join Vigor on Saturday (1 November) from fellow Brazilian dairy Itambé, where he has been finance chief since…