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Europe: Barry Callebaut Group buys Belgium specialty chocolate maker

The Barry Callebaut Group has signed an agreement to acquire Europe Chocolate Company (ECC), a Belgian privately-owned B2B manufacturer of chocolate specialties and decorations. This...

Europe: Lesaffre buys NattoPharma to expand Vitamin K2 business

Lesaffre has acquired NattoPharma, a Norwegian nutraceutical company specializing in research and marketing of vitamin K2, in order to strengthen its presence in the...

Americas: Kemin buys clean label company

Kemin Industries has acquired Proteus Industries, a privately owned food technology and ingredient company founded in 2001 that created, developed, and patented novel clean...

Asia Pacific: Kerry expands in China with acquisition

Kerry has completed the acquisition of the Jining Nature Group, a Chinese manufacturer of savory flavors, seasonings and prepared food products in the savory...

Europe: Ferrero Group buys cereal, granola maker in the UK

The Ferrero Group has signed an agreement to buy Eat Natural, the maker of cereal bars, toasted muesli and granola. The group plans to maintain...

Americas: BASF sells US manufacturing site to align with strategy

BASF has reached an agreement to sell its manufacturing site in Kankakee, Illinois and the associated businesses of vegetable-oil-based raw material sterols and natural...

Americas: Unilever buys nutrition company

Unilever has signed an agreement to acquire Liquid I.V., a U.S-based health-science nutrition and wellness company. Based in El Segundo, California, Liquid I.V. was founded...

Asia Pacific: Barry Callebaut acquires Australian chocolate producer

The Barry Callebaut Group has signed an agreement to acquire GKC Foods (Australia) Pty Ltd, a producer of chocolate, coatings and fillings, serving many...

Europe: Bosch Packaging Technology is now Syntegon Technology

Known as Bosch Packaging Technology until late 2019, the former Bosch division is now part of Syntegon Technology’s business on intelligent and sustainable technologies...

Europe: JBT Corp completes Proseal buyout

JBT Corporation has completed the acquisition of Proseal UK, an innovator in environmentally-friendly packaging systems with a manufacturing presence in Europe, the US and...