Brazil’s Atlas ‘superfoods’ business bolstered by capital market incursion

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SAO PAULO, Sept 21 (Reuters) – Privately owned grain trader Atlas has raised 100 million reais ($19.39 million) in the local capital market so far this year to grow its Brazilian “superfoods” business, a market where large trading firms will not venture , an executive said. … Read more

Indonesia trimming palm oil stocks with discounts, India sales

Worker loads palm oil fresh fruit bunches to be transported from the collector site to CPO factories in Pekanbaru, Riau province, Indonesia, April 27, 2022. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register India could buy 2 mln T in Aug-Nov from Indonesia Export levy waiver boosts Indonesia’s exports Stocks could … Read more

Unilever violating merger deal over Israel sale – Ben & Jerry’s founders on MSNBC

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 18 (Reuters) – The founders of ice cream maker Ben & Jerry’s said on MSNBC on Sunday that parent Unilever PLC (ULVR.L) is in violation of the 2000 merger deal over its sale of Ben & Jerry’s business in Israel to a local licensee who … Read more

Indian yoga guru eyes stock market debut of 4 group firms

A hoarding with an image of Baba Ramdev is seen inside a Patanjali store in Ahmedabad, India, March 28, 2019. Picture taken March 28, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW DELHI, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Indian consumer group Patanjali, co-founded by a well-known yoga guru, said on … Read more

Evonik targets EV battery recycling, food tech in innovation drive

The logo of German specialty chemical company Evonik Industries AG is pictured at their plant in Bitterfeld, Germany, February 29, 2016. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register GDANSK, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Germany’s Evonik Industries is working on ways to help recycle lithium from electric car batteries and limit the … Read more

US coffee chains’ sales rise 10% to near pre-pandemic levels – report

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, Sept 13 (Reuters) – Sales by branded coffee shops in the United States increased 10% in the 12 months to June 2022 to reach $45.8 billion, a value that is 96% of its pre-pandemic sales, while the number of stores surpassed those seen before … Read more

Ben & Jerry’s will amend lawsuit against Unilever over Israel ice cream sale

A refrigerator bearing the Ben & Jerry’s logo is seen at a food store in the Jewish settlement of Efrat in the Israeli-occupied West Bank July 20, 2021. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun//File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, Sept 6 (Reuters) – Ben & Jerry’s said it plans to amend its … Read more

Argentina hikes biofuel prices for the domestic market

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 6 (Reuters) – Argentina’s government on Tuesday increased domestic prices of biodiesel for blending with diesel, as well as for bioethanol made from sugarcane and corn. The Ministry of Economy’s energy secretariat set the price of biodiesel at 220,000 Argentine pesos ($1,566) per tonne, up … Read more

Campbell Soup forecasts profit, sales above estimates on higher prices

Cans of Campbell’s Soup are displayed in a supermarket in New York City, US February 15, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 1 (Reuters) – Campbell Soup Co (CPB.N) forecast annual core sales and profit above estimates on Thursday, as higher prices fail to quell demand for … Read more

Ben & Jerry’s loses bid to halt sales in West Bank

Ben & Jerry’s, a brand of Unilever, is seen on display in a store in Manhattan, New York City, US, March 24, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, Aug 22 (Reuters) – A US judge on Monday rejected Ben & Jerry’s attempt to stop its parent Unilever … Read more