Danone Waters Spain bags B Corp certification, commits to be carbon neutral by 2030

SPAIN – Danone has unveiled that its water brands in Spain, Font Vella and Lanjarón have received the B Corp certification, becoming the first brands in the natural mineral water sector in Spain and Europe […]

Ebro Foods to invest US$165m in securing further sustainable growth

SPAIN – Ebro Foods will be investing more than €150 million (US$165m) in implementing the company’s recently launched global sustainability plan, the ‘RUMBO A 2030’, with the aim of continuing to grow its sustainably efforts. […]

Irish dairy company Ornua opens US$33m cheese production facility in Spain

SPAIN – Ornua, an Irish dairy firm has opened a €30 million (US$33.39m) cheese production facility in Ávila, Spain to greatly enhance Ornua’s pizza cheese making capacity and capability while securing its position as a […]

Lactalis Group sign renewable energy deal for its factories in Spain

SPAIN – The French dairy company, Lactalis Group has signed a nine-year renewable power purchase agreement with Engie Spain to supply energy to its facilities in Spain. Under the agreement, Engie will supply renewable electricity […]

Refresco forms strategic partnership with PepsiCo in Spain

SPAIN – Soft drinks bottler, Refresco has reached a strategic agreement with PepsiCo for the production of part of the PepsiCo beverages in Spain, effective 1st November 2019.  Under the agreement, PepsiCo will transfer two […]

Berlin Packaging acquires Vidrimon further strengthening position in European market

EUROPE – The American supplier of packaging services, Berlin Packaging has acquired glass packaging supplier in Southern Europe, Vidrimon. The acquisition of Vidrimon marks the fourth transaction that the packaging supplier will close this year […]

Packaging firm Emsur inaugurates new Spanish facilities targeting dairy market

SPAIN – Packaging solutions provider, Emsur has opened new facilities in Alcalá de Henares, the global headquarters of the Emsur Division located in central Spain offer more solutions targeting the dairy industry. This investment will […]

Spanish brewer Mahou Group acquires majority stake in Founders Brewing

USA – Spanish brewery Mahou-San Miguel Group has increased its stake in Michigan-based craft beer maker Founders Brewing to 90%. Mahoau already controlled a 30% stake in the fast-growing craft brewery following transaction in 2014 […]

Hain Celestial sells Tilda rice brand to Spain’s Ebro Foods for US$342m

USA – American food group, Hain Celestial has sold its Tilda rice brand to Spain based Ebro Foods for US$342 million, as it continues to simplify its portfolio of brands. Tilda will contribute approximately US$200 […]