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04 Dec, 2019, 16:37 GMT Cargill Invests $113 Million in Ivory Coast and Ghana Site Expansions, $12.3 Million Towards Sustainability and Traceability Programs

Cargill is investing over a $113 million to expand its cocoa processing sites in Yopougon, Ivory Coast and Tema, Ghana. A $100 million investment...


03 Dec, 2019, 08:00 GMT Cargill Expands Climate Change Commitments

With a global footprint and presence in major food and ag supply chains around the globe, Cargill is committed to protecting the earth's vital...


06 Nov, 2019, 22:05 GMT Cargill Opens a Culinary Experience Hub in Vilvoorde to Help Customers Respond to Evolving Consumer Demand

Cargill has opened a Culinary Experience Hub in its research & development site (R&D) in Vilvoorde, Belgium. Customers from across the EMEA (Europe,...


09 Oct, 2019, 10:00 BST Cargill, Maersk Tankers and Mitsui & Co. Collaborate to Bring Cost-effective Global GHG Reductions to Shipping

Cargill, Maersk Tankers and Mitsui & Co. have established a strategic collaboration to accelerate the reduction of global greenhouse gases (GHGs)...


24 Sep, 2019, 17:56 BST Cargill Introduces Innovative Sugar Reduced Chocolate Capabilities to Customers

Cargill has invested $5 million in its site in Mouscron (Belgium) to enhance its capabilities for producing chocolate with lower sugar levels. The...


25 Jan, 2019, 08:00 GMT Innovation and technology will change the way we feed the world

For more than 150 years, Cargill has been on an unwavering mission to nourish the world. But as the global population grows and consumer values...


13 Dec, 2018, 15:03 GMT Cargill Outlines Plan to End Cocoa Deforestation

The Protect Our Planet strategic action plan describes how Cargill will eliminate deforestation from its cocoa supply chain. By 2020, the company...


14 Sep, 2018, 12:26 BST Cargill's European Poultry Business Expands Into Poland With Acquisition of Konspol

Cargill has reached an agreement to acquire Konspol, one of Poland's leading value-added food companies, providing an array of products in the...


04 Sep, 2018, 17:40 BST Cargill Doubles Sustainable Sourced Cocoa in Ghana, Benefitting 13,000 Farmers

10,000MT of certified cocoa purchased by Cargill for the 2017/2018 crop season 13,000 cocoa farmers benefit from over USD 870,000 premium in 2018 to...


30 Aug, 2018, 21:40 BST Cargill Invests €16.6 Million in Izegem Edible Vegetable Oil Refinery to Advance Food Safety and Infant Nutrition

Izegem plant is leading efforts to meet evolving European infant nutrition food safety legislation As the food and infant nutrition market evolves...


23 Aug, 2018, 15:00 BST Cargill Intends to Invest $150 Million in Brazil Facility to Meet Market Demand for High-quality Pectin

Cargill has the intention to invest $150 million to construct an HM pectin production facility in South America. HM pectin is a versatile, citrus...


19 Jun, 2018, 09:00 BST Cargill Invests in Mouscron Facility to Meet Customer Demand for Belgian Chocolate

€12 million investment creates local jobs With the rapid rise in consumer demand for premium, high quality Belgian chocolate, Cargill has invested in ...


22 Jan, 2018, 14:00 GMT Cargill and ARASCO Open Corn Milling Facility for Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Through a joint venture between Cargill and ARASCO, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has a new corn milling facility to meet the growing demand of...


19 Jan, 2018, 09:10 GMT Cargill Intends to Diversify its Starches & Sweeteners Site in Krefeld by Transforming from Corn to Wheat Processing

Krefeld site will diversify its portfolio by providing vegetable protein, specialized industrial wheat starches and advanced bio-fuel to customers...


30 Nov, 2017, 16:37 GMT Cargill Takes Steps to Modernize Renewable Energy Infrastructure in Ghana

Plant invests in innovative solar energy facility; contributes to sustainability goals Today marks the inauguration of Cargill's new solar power...


25 Sep, 2017, 14:30 BST Cargill and Faccenda Foods to Combine Their Fresh Chicken, Turkey and Duck Activities to Create a Leading UK Food Business

Companies agree to a fresh poultry joint venture in the UK Cargill and Faccenda Foods have agreed to establish a joint venture to create a leading UK ...


11 Apr, 2017, 13:31 BST Cargill, in Close Collaboration With its Partners, Drives Sector Transformation in Ghana

Cargill inaugurates licensed buying company in Ghana Cargill's new cocoa purchasing model introduces first-of-its-kind innovative digital payment...


29 Nov, 2016, 07:00 GMT Cargill Developing New Omega-3-rich Canola to Increase Availability of Nutritious Fish

This replacement oil would ease harvesting pressure on wild fish populations A new groundbreaking type of canola in development by Cargill could give ...


13 Nov, 2015, 10:32 GMT Meet the Food Scientists of the Future

Natalie Chiu, Konstantinos Thymiatis are 1st prize winners of the Cargill-sponsored EFFoST Student of the Year Award "What's not to love?" exclaimed...


02 Sep, 2015, 14:00 BST Cargill to Invest U.S. $100 Million to Double Capacity at its Soybean Crush Facility in Egypt

Cargill is investing U.S. $100 million to double the capacity of its soybean oil crush operation in Borg El Arab to meet the increasing demand in...


11 Aug, 2015, 14:06 BST Empowering Cocoa Farmers Through Certification - Premium Payments Continue to Improve Livelihoods in Cocoa Communities

U.S. $19 million paid to farmers during 2014 brings total to U.S. $44 million under the Cargill Cocoa Promise Premiums paid for certified products by ...


25 Jun, 2015, 13:00 BST Cargill, Kellogg and ASDA Partner on Gender Projects to Empower Women in Cocoa Farming Communities in Côte d'Ivoire

http://www.cargill.com/news A series of projects to understand and help overcome the barriers for women in cocoa farming communities in Côte d'Ivoire ...


12 Jun, 2015, 15:44 BST New Schools and Health Centers Benefit 14 Cocoa Farming Communities in Côte d'Ivoire

Unique partnership between Conseil du Café-Cacoa, Cargill, CARE and farmer cooperatives is delivering improved education and healthcare in 14...


19 Feb, 2015, 16:29 GMT Cargill and Mondelēz International Sign Agreement to Support Sustainable Cocoa

Cargill has signed a formal partnership agreement to support Mondelēz International's Cocoa Life program, which strengthens both companies'...


05 Jun, 2014, 15:46 BST Cargill Reports on Sustainable Cocoa Journey and Pledges to Accelerate Growth of Programme

Ambition for a transparent global supply chain to support better incomes for farmers and a sustainable supply of cocoa and chocolate products 115,000 ...