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Wal-Mart Tests Service for Buying Food Online

April 25, 2011
The New York Times reports, Wal-Mart has begun testing an online grocery delivery service, called Wal-Mart to Go, in the San Jose, Calif., area. The company has been expanding its
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Camel Meat Could Become Newest Australian Export

April 18, 2011
If an Egyptian businessman is successful with his bid to open a slaughterhouse and meat processing plant in a South Australian town, camel meat could become the newest Australian export,
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P&G Jobs Impacted by Pringles Sale

April 11, 2011
Bizjournals reports, Procter & Gamble’s sale of Pringles to Diamond Foods Inc. will affect about 150 jobs in Cincinnati, mostly in brand management and research and development. P&G spokesman Paul
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Barry Callebaut Unfazed By Ivory Coast Cocoa Fears

April 4, 2011
Barry Callebaut, maker of chocolate for Nestle and Hershey, expects to outpace the market in the second half of its fiscal year despite unrest in the top cocoa growing Ivory
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Solvay Agrees to Buy Rhodia for $4.8 Billion

April 4, 2011
Solvay, the Belgian soda ash maker, has agreed to buy Rhodia SA of France for 3.4 billion-euro ($4.8 billion) in cash to add specialty chemicals spanning ingredients for moisturizers and
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Japanese Food Producer Nippon Shokken Plans California Plant

March 21, 2011
Bizjournals reports, Japanese food producer Nippon Shokken has purchased ten acres in West Sacramento, Calif., to build a $16 million headquarters that will employ about 100 people, the company announced.
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Asia to Test Japan Food Imports for Radiation

March 14, 2011
Reuters reports, South Korea, Hong Kong, Singapore and the Philippines will test Japanese food imports for radiation, officials said on Monday, and other countries may also step up monitoring as
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Global Foods Announces Plans for Iowa Site

March 7, 2011
The Associated Press repots, Global Foods Processing Inc. has announced plans to expand its operation in Sioux City, Iowa, with the construction of a new facility on the site
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Heinz 3Q Profits Up, Buys Stake in Brazilian Co.

March 3, 2011
H.J. Heinz Co. announced a major step in its push into emerging markets -- the purchase of an 80 percent stake in a Brazilian food company, reports the Associated Press.
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Tyson to Pay $5.2 Million to Settle Mexico Payment Claims

February 14, 2011
The Associated Press reports, Tyson Foods Inc. is paying $5.2 million to settle with the U.S. government over claims that its Mexican poultry subsidiary made payoffs to get products certified
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