ADM re-opens modern flour milling facility in Oklahoma

USA - Archer Daniels Midland Company, an American global food processing company, has joined with members of the community to celebrate the re-opening of its modernized flour mill in Enid, Oklahoma. According to the company, the modernization project involved a complete retro-fit of ADM’s existing mill in Enid, which was built in 1928. ADM replaced…

ADM’s Alpharetta-based nut subsidiary names Clint Piper as new president

USA - Archer Daniels Midland Co.’s Alpharetta based Golden Peanut and Tree Nuts has announced Clint Piper as the new president of the subsidiary. Piper joined ADM in 2007, and has served in multiple leadership roles, including commercial management positions in Valdosta, Georgia, and Kershaw, South Carolina. Most recently, he was general manager, North American…

ADM opens a new technology innovation centre in China

CHINA - Archer Daniels Midland Company has celebrated the opening of its new regional office and state-of-the-art flavor and ingredient creation, application, development and customer innovation center in Shanghai, China. The American global food processing and commodities trading corporation announced the opening of the space at a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony. According to the company,…

ADM acquires Brazilian Oilseeds Facilities to expand market range

USA - Archer Daniels Midland Company, an American global food processing and commodities trading corporation, has announced that it has agreed to purchase certain assets of Brazil-based Algar Agro, including oilseeds processing facilities in Uberlândia in the state of Minas Gerais, and Porto Franco in Maranhão. According to the company, it will become owner of…

ADM reaches an agreement to acquire vanilla products supplier Rodelle

USA - Archer Daniels Midland Company, an American global food processing company, has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Rodelle Inc., a premium originator, processor and supplier of vanilla products. According to the company, the acquisition includes equity stake in farmer cooperative in Madagascar, part of the most extensive vertically integrated supply…

ADM and Cargill successfully complete the soybean joint venture in Egypt

EGYPT - Archer Daniels Midland Company and Cargill have successfully completed their transaction and formally launched SoyVenTM their new joint venture to provide soybean meal and oil for customers in Egypt. According to the company, SoyVen owns and operates the National Vegetable Oil Company soy crush facility in Borg Al-Arab, along with related commercial and…

ADM acquires Probiotics International Limited for US$242m

USA - Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Probiotics International Limited (PIL), a U.K.-based provider of probiotic supplements for human, pet, and production-animal use, valued at US$242 million. According to the company, the agreement will expand its health and wellness capabilities with the fully integrated probiotics…

ADM, DuPont partner to produce and market cellulose enzyme

USA - Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM), the global food processing and commodities trading corporation has announced a collaboration with DuPont Industrial Biosciences to develop, produce and market cellulose enzymes for operators of grain-based ethanol plants. According to ADM, cellulose enzymes assist in hydrolysing the corn kernel fiber, which consists mostly of cellulose and hemicellulose…

ADM adopts novel approach to tackle flavor issues in plant-sourced proteins

USA - Archer Daniels Midland Company, the American global food processing and commodities trading corporation said it was adopting novel plant protein approach to solve flavor and functionality issues in protein sourced from legumes like peas or ancient grains like quinoa. ADM processes plant protein sourced from soy and wheat with extensive selection including highly…

ADM opens a new high capacity facility in the US

USA - ADM Animal Nutrition has debuted a new high capacity premix facility in Effingham, Illinois, U.S to serve its wide pet food and animal nutrition category in the US. The new plant provides customers with higher standards for quality and process controls plus industry-leading technology needed to meet and exceed their needs, said Chuck…