- Published in Food
Coca-Cola will launch Coca-Cola life in Belgium in January 2015, based on stevia and the increased demand for healthier products.
Koen Torfs has resigned as the CEO of the NV Huyghebaert (Prima, Uw Buurtwinkel) and will be succeeded by André Mathot, son-in-law of the late Yves Huyghebaert. This way, the family is now fully in control of the company once again.
La Lorraine, the bakery group in control of the Panos chain among others, has managed to achieve excellent numbers for the first part of its fiscal year, mainly thanks to strong Central European growth.
American Chiquita and Irish Fyffes had announced a merger in March and that particular merger has now been approved by the European Commission. That way, the merger will now create the world's largest banana company.