Charoen Pokphand

Overseas operations boost CPF’s sales

Overseas operations boost CPF’s sales

By Aidan Fortune

Thai meat processor Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL (CPF) has reported an 8% year-on-year boost in net profits in 2017, driven by growing overseas business interests.

Sooksunt Jiumjaiswanglerg (pictured) said he planned to 'enhance' CPF's global status

Thai meat giant on track to grow revenue

By Oscar Rousseau

One of the world’s largest meat processors, Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF), has claimed to be on-track to deliver double-digit sales growth.

The supply policy comes after CPF introduced strict standards on antibitotics use, food safety and migrant labour

Strict supplier sourcing policy for Thai giant

By Oscar Rousseau

Vietnamese subsidiary of Thailand’s Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) has introduced a strict sourcing policy for more than 50 firms from which it buys raw materials, ingredients and packaging.

The Thai food firm said its seafood operation improved in 2016

Animal business drives up profit for Thai food firm

By Rod Addy

Net profits soared by 33% at Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) in the past full financial year, powered mainly by recovery in Thailand’s shrimp industry and its Thailand terrestrial animal business operations.

OMPP declared sales revenues of US$627m in 2015

Thai takeover of top Russian meat plant nearly done

By Eugene Vorotnikov

Talks to acquire a top Russian meat factory, the Ostankino Meat Processing Plant (OMPP), could be concluded by Thailand's CP Foods arm Charoen Pokphand Foods (overseas) LLC (CP Foods) next month.

Wuthichai Sithipreedanant, CP Foods, said the initiative is a 'good opportunity'

CP Group promises sustainable food production shift at Davos

By Oscar Rousseau

Thailand’s Charoen Pokphand Group (CP) has joined top corporations at Davos, Switzerland to start an initiative tasked with radically changing food manufacturing to halt waste, improve health and counter climate change.

One financial expert called CP Foods the 'ideal partner' for Bellisio Foods

CP Foods thaws US with $1bn Bellisio takeover

By Oscar Rousseau

Thailand’s Charoen Pokphand Foods (CP Foods) has flexed its financial muscles with a $1.075bn takeover of frozen specialist Bellisio Foods and a 33% stake in Poland’s SuperDrob.

CP Foods is owned by the Thai billionaire tycoon Dhanin Chearavanont

Thailand’s CP Foods plans $1bn Bellisio takeover

By Oscar Rousseau

Thailand’s Charoen Pokphand Foods (CP Foods) is to acquire US frozen food company Bellisio for $1bn, just days after the Thai conglomerate confirmed it was exploring investment in value-added products. 

CP Foods' robust financial growth was driven by food exports to China and Vietnam

Charoen Pokphand grows profits by 45% in third quarter

By Aidan Fortune

Thai poultry producer Charoen Pokphand Foods’ (CP Foods) operational profit in the third quarter of 2016 reached Baht122.5 billion, an increase of 10% while net profit jumped up 45% to Bt5.2bn compared with the same period last year. 

The halal market is expected to grow significantly over the next four years

Halal labelling expected to grow

By Oscar Rousseau

The prevalence of halal labelling is expected to grow by a quarter between now and 2020, according to market research firm Euromonitor International.