Angst to develop its fourth plant

Charcuterie producers, Angst currently negotiates the acquisition of a 9,000 square meters plot in Cluj county, in order to build its fourth plant. The company will invest in the first phase in the facility EUR 2.5 million euros. ... More

Barcaffe the Strongest Brand in Slovenia

Coffe brand Barcaffe remained the most recognised brand name in Slovenia in 2007, according to a survey by the Valicom agency. Slovenia's favourite coffee blend was followed by Milka chocolate and Orbit chewing gum, show the ... More

Karsten Bobek - new General Manager of company "Nestle" in Serbia

New General Manager of company "Nestle Adriatic" for Serbia and Montenegro, starting June, is Karsten Bobek, who came to that position from the position of sales and marketing manager for implementation of business system "SAP" - ... More

Coca Cola 3E weighs up expansion towards Italy

Greece’s Coca Cola 3E is assessing the possibility to buy other fruit juice and mineral water producers in Italy, Russia or Central Europe with the purpose of strengthening its presence on the international market. ... More

Hame opens Caracal plant in EUR 8 M investment

Canned food producer Hame Romania, a member of the Czech group of that name, Thursday opened a canned pate and meat products in Caracal, Olt County, on the location of a former Romconserv unit that the company took over in 2005, ... More

"Swedmilk Macedonia" dairy plant due in August

The management of the new FYRMacedonian dairy plant with majority Swedish investment "Swedmilk Macedonia" kicked off Saturday the dialogue on establishing long-term partnership relations with milk manufacturers from the Skopje ... More

Snack Attack to build factory in Balotesti

Snack Attack stores network will build in the next 2-3 years a production unit in Balotesti and plans to be listed at London Stock market. Two years ago, the company purchased a plot of three hectares in Balotesti. This year, the ... More

Swedish-Lithuanian consortium - first on tender for BIP with bid of 21.4m EUR

The first-ranked bidder on the tender for procurement of "Belgrade Beer Industry" (BIP) is the consortium of juristic persons "United Nordic Beverages" from Sweden and "Alita" from Lithuania. - The second-ranked bidder on the ... More

"Fresh and Co." won two awards for quality in Brussels

Company "Fresh and Co." from Subotica announced that it had won the awards for top taste in Brussels for fruit juices "Next Premium pineapple" and "Next Classic currant". These awards are handed by the International Institute for ... More

Romania reports biggest annual average growth rate of food-service industry

Romania has the biggest annual average growth rate of the food-service industry, standing at 26 percent, according to a survey conducted by Euromonitor International. This year fast foods are expected to derive revenues worth ... More

Murfatlar invests EUR 2.8 million in production capacity

Wine producer Murfatlar Romania planned for this year investments of EUR 2.8 million to increase the production bottling capacity from 150,000 units a day to 250,000 units and to replant some grape surfaces. The company posted in ... More

Croatian food co in talks to enter Bulgaria market

Agrokor, the Croatian company active in the production and distribution of food and beverages, is in talks to set foot on the Bulgarian market, group president Ivica Todoric told news agency SeeNews. Agrokor is set for a market ... More

Turkey targets EU milk market via Italy

Turkey, which has a milk production sector similar to that of Italy, is targeting the European market and opening new business opportunities for Italian operators. This can be inferred from the massive presence of Turkish ... More

Bulgarian coach operator opens water bottling plant

Local bus line operator Etap Adress has entered the Bulgarian mineral water market with the launch of a bottling plant in the village of Barzia, North-western Bulgaria. The output of the plant, with an annual capacity of ... More

Bulgarian food co Bella to build logistics center in Plovdiv

Bella Bulgaria, the Bulgarian food company, said it will plough 25 mln euro in the construction of a logistics center. The Fresh Logic facility, due to be completed by the end of the year, will provide space for the ... More

Bulgarian co Bessa Valley to build wine tourism venue

Local company Bessa Valley said it will further raise the wine tourism profile of its winery and vineyard complex in the village of Ognianovo, in the Pazardjik area, with the addition of restaurant and accommodation facilities. ... More

Wine market estimated at 450 million euros in 2007

The diversification of offers from the main players and the experience of other markets influenced the increase of wine market, estimated this year at 450 million euros, according to Ovidiu Gheorghe, the president of the National ... More

Coca-Cola HBC Romania closes factory in Bucharest

Coca-Cola HBC Romania has decided to close the carbonated soft drinks plant in Bucharest turning the unit into a storage facility. The two bottling lines in Bucharest, with a total capacity of 663,000 litres a day would be ... More

Miskovic buys 2.55% of Slovenian Company

Miroslav Miskovic, who owns Serbiàs biggest Delta Holding Company, has bought 2.55% of shares in Sloveniàs Kras meat processing company through an intermediary for EUR1.3 million, reports daily Politika. More than a ... More

Czech spirits maker sets up plant in Serbia

Czech spirits producer Rudolf Jelinek is setting up a subsidiary in Serbia, the Czech media report. The company believes the move will bring more advantageous access to inputs for fruit spirits production and higher sale of ... More