Saturday, 15 December 2018

Finance News

  • CJ Cheiljedang to buy US firm Schwan’s

    Finance |  News | 16 Nov, 2018

    Schwan’s Company, a leading U.S. food business, has reached an agreement to sell a majority stake of the company to CJ CheilJedang (CJCJ), of Seoul, South Korea. The transaction will...Read more

  • 4Fingers buys 50% stake in Mad Mex

    Finance |  News | 19 Sep, 2018

    Singapore fried chicken chain 4Fingers has announced that it has acquired 50 per cent stake in Australian Mexican eatery Mad Mex Fresh Mexican Grill for an undisclosed amount. According to...Read more

  • Guzman y Gomez raises $44 M as it enters US market

    Finance |  News | 17 Aug, 2018

    Backed by Sydney investment company TDM Growth Partners, the Australian fast food franchise Guzman y Gomez has raised $44 million as it plans rapid international expansion and takes on the ...Read more

  • Chinova Bioworks closes seed financing round

    Finance |  News | 16 Aug, 2018

    Chinova Bioworks, a supplier of an innovative mushroom-based natural preservative for food and beverages, has captured the interest of major food-tech venture capitalists. The company annou...Read more

  • Sino Agro Food, Inc. Reports Q2 2018 Results

    Finance |  News | 16 Aug, 2018

    Sino Agro Food, Inc., a specialized investment company focused on protein food including seafood and cattle announces results for the quarter ending June 30, 2018. Financials Revenue from...Read more

  • NZ dairy firm Keytone Dairy lists on ASX

    Finance |  News | 19 Jul, 2018

    Keystone Dairy Corporation, a major New Zealand manufacturer, packer and exporter of dairy and nutrition blended products has listed on the Australian Securities Exchange. Keytone commence...Read more

  • Eatigo receives follow-on funding from TripAdvisor

    Finance |  News | 17 Jul, 2018

    Bangkok and India-based online restaurant reservation platform Eatigo has raised a follow-on funding as part of its pre-Series C round from existing investor TripAdvisor. This brings its to...Read more

  • Kirin, Mitsui to acquire stake in supplement firm

    Finance |  News | 10 Jul, 2018

    Beverage group Kirin Holdings Co. and trading house Mitsui & Co. are planning to jointly acquire an 80 percent stake in Thorne Research Inc., a U.S. developer and supplier of high-quali...Read more

  • BreadTalk to set expansion in China through stake acquisition

    Finance |  News | 04 Jul, 2018

     Singapore- BreadTalk Group-Pindao Venture (BTG-Pindao) will acquire 90% of diner Song Fa (SF). The deal will transfer the operations and managing of restaurants from Song Fa Subsidiar...Read more

  • Danone to acquire a 49.9% stake in Yashili New Zealand

    Finance |  News | 14 Jun, 2018

    Danone has signed a non-binding agreement to acquire a 49.9 per cent stake in Yashili New Zealand Dairy Company, after its Danone Asia Pacific Holdings (DAPH) subsidiary agreed a memorandum...Read more

  • Jollibee to acquire Tim Ho Wan franchises for $33.4 M

    Finance |  News | 22 May, 2018

    Jollibee Foods Corp (JFC) has announced that it would invest US $33.4 million in a private equity fund that is set to acquire the master franchise of Tim Ho Wan in the Asia Pacific. In a d...Read more

  • Unilever invests $120M to boost operations in Pakistan

    Finance |  News | 02 May, 2018

    Unilever will invest $120 million in its Pakistani operations as it responds to the country’s high potential for long-term growth. A majority of the investment will be made to enhanc...Read more

  • CP Foods signs deal with Brazilian shrimp farm

    Finance |  News | 25 Apr, 2018

    Thailand’s Charoen Pokphand Foods (CP Foods) has inked a deal to acquire a 40 per cent stake in Camanor Produtos Marinhos, one of a largest shrimp farmers and processors in Brazil. T...Read more

  • Chai Point raises $20M series C funding

    Finance |  News | 20 Apr, 2018

    Singapore- Organised tea firm Chai Point has raised $20 million in latest funding round led by private equity firm Paragon Partners. The series C round also saw participation from all its e...Read more

  • Heineken performs strong in Asia

    Finance |  News | 19 Apr, 2018

    Heineken, the world’s second largest-brewer, saw its global shipments rise 4.3 per cent in the first quarter of the year with significant growth in Asia. Profits fell to €260 mi...Read more

  • Olam International secures $163M

    Finance |  News | 03 Apr, 2018

    Olam International Limited, a leading agri-business operating across the value chain in 66 countries, has secured medium term financing facilities aggregating $163.0 million from the Asian ...Read more

  • NADEC to acquire Al Safi Danone

    Finance |  News | 26 Mar, 2018

    Danone has agreed to sell its Saudi Arabian joint venture dairy company Al Safi Danone (ASD) to the National Agricultural Development Company (NADEC) for an undisclosed sum. Al Safi Danone...Read more

  • Nutryfarm to acquire stake in First Linkage

    Finance |  News | 16 Mar, 2018

    NutryFarm International Limited, an investment holding company engaged in the research, development, production, and sale of nutrition, health food, and related health products in the Peopl...Read more

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