Archive for the 'Business' Category

21 Nov

ST donates trees to Kennedy Grove

Nearly 300 olive trees were donated and planted on Sunday 12 November by ST Microelectronics and its employees at the Kennedy Grove, Salina Bay, to support the local 34U afforestation campaign. Every year, ST contributes hundreds of trees to local communities for groves, playing-fields and schools. To date, around 11,000 trees have been donated, reinforcing […]

03 Sep

Greek Olive Oil Beckons Koreans

By Kim Sue-young, The Greek Embassy in Korea hosted the “Greek Olive Oil and Food Festival” at the Millennium Hilton Hotel in Seoul last Monday. The event was to introduce Greek olive oil boasting a unique taste and quality to Koreans who are not familiar with the small oval fruit. The olive is one of […]

18 Aug

Oberti Olive Canning Plant to Be Sold at Public Auction

California Olive Growers, former producers of Oberti Olives, have ceased operation and closed their Madera, CA facility. All equipment from the factory will be sold at a public auction starting on Tuesday, October 10th. The humble beginnings of Oberti Olives began in the 1930’s on a family-run farm, where Oberti began producing olive oil. The […]

18 Aug

Olive Oil Strategic Business Report

Examine Major Olive Varieties Grown in Different Regions: Olive Oil Strategic Business Report DUBLIN, Ireland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 18, 2006–Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of “Olive Oil – Global Strategic Business Report” to their offering. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Olive Oil in Thousand Tons.