Archive for the 'Business' Category

25 Jun

J.L. Morison launches Carbonell in India

J.L. Morison (India) Ltd, part of the $ 250 Million Rasoi Group has forayed into the health food segment with the launch of Carbonell, the world’s leading olive oil Brand in India. The Brand Ambassador for Carbonell in India, the eminent Master Chef, Sanjeev Kapoor, unveiled two world class zero cholesterol products under the Carbonell […]

19 Jun

largest olive mill in North America set to open in fall

Oroville-based California Olive Ranch Inc. continues to make progress on building the largest olive mill in North America. The mill, being built near Artois, is expected to process 76,000 gallons of olive oil a day. The company has invested more than $30 million in its Glenn County operations, which includes a 1.500 olive orchard. Glenn […]

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 […]

21 May

Mineral oil in land of the olive

By Nikos Xydakis, Although many jokes have been made about the sunflower oil contamination scandal, it is no laughing matter. It is not even an isolated incident, because along with the contaminated oil from Ukraine, we are also seeing large quantities of sunflower oil from Belgium – the heart of the European Union – being […]

15 May

Le 7ème Salon Méditerranéen « SMA-Med Food 2008 »

L’association de la foire internationale de Sfax organisera du 20 au 24 Mai 2008 le 7ème Salon Méditerranéen de l’Agriculture et des Industries Alimentaires « SMA–Med Food 2008 ». Cette manifestation enregistrera des diverses manifestations économiques, scientifiques et culturelles, à dimension, nationale et internationale. Le SMA–Med Food 2008 couvrira l’ensemble des entreprises proposant des produits […]