05 Mar

sos cuetara targets 150 million eur from disposals

Spanish food company SOS Cuetara (SOS.MC) expects to make between 100 million and 150 million euros (($125.8-$188.8 million) from the sale of further non-core assets, a company official said on Thursday. SOS is in the process of selling non-core businesses such as its olive oil, vinegar and sauce brands as part of efforts to pay […]

21 Jul

Unilever sells Bertolli olive oil to Grupo SOS for 630 million euros

International food manufacturer Unilever Plc. said it has sold its Bertolli olive oil and vinegar business to Grupo SOS for 630 million euros. Unilever said the transaction includes the sale of its Italian Maya, Dante and San Giorgio olive oil and seed oil businesses, and the factory at Inveruno, Italy. The company said it will […]

21 Jul

Unilever cède les huiles Bertolli pour 630 millions d’euros

Par Matthew Scuffham, version française Benoit Van Overstraeten, Unilever annonce un accord avec le groupe espagnol Grupo SOS portant sur la cession des huiles d’olive et des vinaigres de marque Bertolli pour 630 millions d’euros. Cette opération rentre dans le cadre du programme du géant de l’agro-alimentaire anglo-néerlandais de céder pour un total de plus […]

04 Jun

SOS eyes ‘many’ olive oil companies; admits interest in Unilever’s Bertolli

SOS Cuetara SA is studying the acquisition of ‘many’ olive oil companies and has admitted its interest in international food manufacturer Unilever Plc.’s Italian olive oil brand Bertolli, according to SOS chairman Jesus Salazar. Speaking to Thomson Financial News on the sidelines of a small-midcaps forum, Salazar said that it is studying ‘many companies’, and […]

08 May

SOS Cuetara declines comment on interest in Unilever’s olive oil Bertolli

SOS Cuetara SA. declined to comment on its possible interest in acquiring international food manufacturer Unilever Plc.’s Italian olive oil brand Bertolli, as reported in Italy’s daily Il Sole 24 Ore. The newspaper also flagged Nutrinvest of Portugal as a possible buyer. SOS bought the Friol Italia oil brand from Unilever for 33.25 million euros […]