Olam teams up with John Lewis Partnership to inspire next generation of Colombia’s coffee farmers

COLOMBIA – Olam Coffee, Olam’s International division that specializes on the coffee value chain has partnered with John Lewis Partnership, Bewley’s Tea & Coffee and coffee cooperative ASOPEP to launch a new project in Colombia. […]

Olam partners with World Vegetable Center to support Nigeria’s horticulture sector

NIGERIA – Olam International the multinational food and agribusiness company has signed a MoU with the World Vegetable Centre, a globally renowned research institute and prominent seed producer to supply 18 varieties of tomato seeds, […]

Olam International sells stake in Indonesian sugar joint venture to Mitr Phol

SINGAPORE – Global food and agri-business Olam International has entered into an agreement to sell its remaining 50% stake in Indonesian sugar joint-venture, Far East Agri to its joint venture partner Mitr Phol Sugar Corporation. […]

Olam International partners with MIT in formulating sustainable food systems

NIGERIA – Olam International, a leading global agri-business, has partnered with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Solve (MIT Solve) to design a challenge aimed at addressing the issues around sustainable food systems in Nigeria. MIT […]

Olam International restructures its business to maximize long-term value

SINGAPORE – Global food and agri-business comapany, Olam International has re-organised its diverse business portfolio into two new operating groups; Olam Food Ingredients and Olam Global Agri. Olam’s operations will now focus on food ingredients […]

Olam sells permanent water rights in Australia to PSP Investments for US$332m

AUSTRALIA – Olam Orchards Australia (OOA) has entered into an agreement with Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments) to sell 89,085 megalitres of its permanent water rights in Australia for A$490 million (US$332.5m). In […]

Olam’s Makouke palm plantation in Gabon achieves RSPO certification

GABON – Makouke Plantation, managed by Olam International’s subsidiary Olam Palm Gabon, has become certified by the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), making the multinational food and agribusiness company be on track to achieve […]

Olam International completes acquisition of Dangote Flour Mills for US$331m

NIGERIA – Olam International Limited, the multinational food and agribusiness company has completed the acquisition of Dangote Flour Mills (DFM) through its Nigerian subsidiary, Crown Flour Mills Limited for N120 billion (US$331m). DFM will consequently […]

Olam International acquires Hughson Nut to expand its almond ingredients business

USA – Global food and agri-business company, Olam International has secured a deal to acquire a 100% interest in leading Californian almond processor and ingredient manufacturer Hughson Nut Inc (HNI) for US$54 million. Owned by […]