Financial

Hormel to sell its Freemont facility

Hormel Foods to offload pork facility

By Aidan Fortune

US food producer Hormel Foods Corporation has agreed to sell its Freemont, Nebraska pork processing facility to Wholestone Farms.

CPF's second quarter was boosted by overseas sales

Overseas sales help CPF grow in second quarter

By Aidan Fortune

Thailand pork and poultry business Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL (CPF) has benefited from overseas market growth, which contributed to an 8% rise in the company’s overall sales in the second quarter.

Sealed Air has acquired AFP

Sealed Air acquires AFP

By Aidan Fortune

Packaging provider Sealed Air has acquired AFP, a leading, privately held fabricator of foam, corrugated, moulded pulp and wood packaging solutions.

ZPM Sława is to invest in its processing facilities

Polish meat business to boost processing capacities

By Jaroslaw Adamowski

Polish meat processor ZPM Sława has unveiled plans to increase its processing capacity shortly after the company took over its plant in Poland’s western region from local meat business Tarczyński.