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Lamb Weston Receives Excellence Rating

October 10, 2019

Lamb Weston was recently awarded The Master Chefs’ Institute Seal of Excellence rating across five product categories, comprising fifty-two potato products. The Master Chefs Institute, an organization comprised of Certified Master Chefs, is dedicated to upholding the highest standards of culinary excellence by conducting comprehensive and objective third-party testing of food products, beverages, and equipment. […]

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Former Mondelez Exec Joins Lamb Weston

August 7, 2019

Frozen potato giant Lamb Weston has appointed Gerardo Scheufler as its new Senior Vice President and Chief Supply Chain Officer. He will replace Rick Martin who will be retiring from his role effective August 12, 2019. Scheufler brings more than 25 years of supply chain experience to this role. Most recently he was Vice President […]


McCain Foods Buys Majority Stake in Sérya

May 10, 2019

McCain Foods has acquired a 70% stake in Sérya – a Brazilian food company focused on the production and marketing of frozen potato specialties. With the investment, McCain continues to expand its presence in Brazil. A year ago, the firm established a partnership with Forno de Minas, in which it acquired 49% of the company. […]


Kraft Heinz Might Sell Ore-Ida Frozen Potato Brand

April 24, 2019

Kraft Heinz is pondering selling its Ore-Ida frozen potato brand, as it attempts to restructure its business following a modest quarterly report, writes CNBC. The company is said to have hired investment bank Evercore Partners to prepare a potential sale of Ore-Ida. While the process is still in early development, the brand could reportedly fetch […]


Pomuni Frozen Scores Good Results in Tesco Audit

March 11, 2019

Pomuni’s frozen division has been supplying potato products to Tesco for many years. Now the company announced it has been awarded excellent results during an unannounced Tesco audit. During the occasion, Pomuni Frozen was assessed using stringent quality standards, as defined in “Tesco’s Food Manufacturing Standard” (TFMS). The manifest ensures that all products sold at […]


IFCG to Build New Frozen Vegetables Factory in Egypt

February 28, 2019

The International Food and Consumable Goods Company (IFCG) has plans to open a new factory for the production of frozen vegetables in Egypt, a new report from MenaFN has revealed. The project will be fueled by an EGP350m (EUR17.6m) investment. The construction is due to start next year. Mohamed Habib, IFCG’s export manager explained the […]

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Iceland Adds New Frozen Chips to Slimming World Meal Range

January 18, 2019

UK supermarket chain Iceland has announced a new addition to its frozen food portfolio. The Slimming World Limited Edition Chips contain low amounts of fat and calories and are aimed at customers who want to eat healthier in the new year. According to Iceland, the new frozen chips are a first even in the UK […]

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Lamb Weston Buys Australian Frozen Potato Processor

January 3, 2019

Lamb Weston Holdings has announced that it has acquired Marvel Packers Pty Ltd, a frozen potato processor in Australia. Terms were not disclosed. Marvel operates frozen potato processing and storage facilities in Hallam, Victoria. “Our purchase of Marvel is part of our strategy to strengthen our global capabilities and continue to drive growth both organically […]


Frozen Potato Processors Focus on Developing Markets

August 9, 2018

Potato processors are increasingly inclined to make investments in product innovations and exploring opportunities to enhance nutrition and the convenience experience to meet the growing demand for processed potato products such as French fries and potato chips, according to research company MarketsandMarkets (MM). The global potato production had grown steadily from 336m tons in 2004 […]

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U.S. Frozen Potato Exports Up 8% in April

July 4, 2018

U.S. exports of frozen potato products increased 8% in volume and 9% in value in April 2018 compared to April 2017, while dehy exports were up 21% in volume and 21% in value, according to Potatoes USA. Fresh exports were down 33% in volume and 13% in value. Frozen exports are up 1% for the […]

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