A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Origin Enterprises chief executive Tom O’Mahony expects the company to enjoy continued growth this year, driven by dairy sector expansion and via acquisitions outside of its core UK and Irish markets.
Fri, 13 Mar, 2015
Contributions from acquisitions and favourable currency movements led to Origin Enterprises posting a 3.5% year-on-year increase in first-quarter revenues, to €318m.
Tue, 25 Nov, 2014
Diversified support services group DCC has reached agreement to sell 80% of its food and beverage division for €60m.
Wed, 01 Oct, 2014
An Irish bakeryhopes to double its workforce and take a major slice of the global bakery market after making a major food technology breakthrough which is poised to revolutionise the sector.
Tue, 05 Nov, 2013
The price of bread is set to rise in 2013 as millers, bakers, and retailers feel the knock-on effect of poor global wheat harvests.
Thu, 13 Dec, 2012
Ireland’s heavy dependence on imported bread flour is to increase with the closure of the Odlums industrial-sized flour mill on Alexandra Road, Dublin.
Thu, 09 Feb, 2012
RESTRUCTURING costs at Jacob Fruitfield Food Group Ltd last year contributed to pre-tax profits plummeting by 81% to €2.1 million.
Fri, 04 Nov, 2011
AGRI-FOOD company Origin Enterprises and its majority shareholder, the Irish-Swiss bakery group Aryzta, have both refused to comment at length on reports that Origin has received a £400 million (€464m) takeover offer from an unknown private equity house.
Tue, 13 Sep, 2011
VALEO Foods — the joint-venture of Batchelors and Origin Enterprises’ branded food division — has acquired iconic Irish consumer food group, Jacob Fruitfield for an undisclosed sum.
Tue, 09 Aug, 2011
A TIPPERARY technology company is set to expand its workforce after signing a lucrative deal to provide technology designed and manufactured by one of the world’s leading providers of vision systems.
Wed, 04 May, 2011
INNOVATIONS in plant breeding have delivered almost 90% of the increase in average cereal yields over the past 25 years, according to a leading Teagasc expert.
Tue, 01 Mar, 2011
THE Irish food sector continues to offer hope for the future.
Wed, 15 Sep, 2010
Batchelors and Origin Foods are to merge to form Valeo Foods, it was announced today.
Fri, 10 Sep, 2010
AGRI-food group Origin Enterprises has shrugged off a difficult trading environment to post an 8.5% increase in full-year profits and deliver a first dividend payment to shareholders.
Tue, 29 Sep, 2009
Food business Origin Enterprises - owner of brands including Roma and Odlums - today reported operating profits of €75.7m for the year ended July 31, up 6.7% on last year's figure of €70.9m.
Mon, 28 Sep, 2009
TWO theatre lovers made a dramatic start to married life yesterday.
Thu, 10 Sep, 2009
THE county’s biggest flour producers have announced they will close their mill in Cork and rationalise operations in Dublin and Portarlington, with a combined loss of 33 jobs.
Fri, 03 Jul, 2009
Odlums is to cut 33 jobs in the next few months, it has been announced.
Thu, 02 Jul, 2009
Twenty-six jobs are to go in Co Kildare with the closure of the Odlums milling and packaging plant in Sallins.
Wed, 01 Oct, 2008
FOOD and agri-business group Origin Enterprises, owners of the Shamrock Foods and Roma brands, has announced a sharp rise in turnover and profits for the financial year.
Thu, 18 Sep, 2008
IN THE past week two leading Irish firms involved in the food sector warned the globe is facing into a period of sustained food price inflation. The prognosis is not encouraging.
Wed, 26 Sep, 2007
SHOPPERS stand to be hit by the sharply rising worldwide wheat harvest prices, according to Odlums milling group yesterday.
Tue, 21 Aug, 2007
Convenience foods company Greencore has agreed to sell its 50% shareholding in flour and oat miller Odlums to Origin Enterprises for €35m.
Tue, 31 Jul, 2007
QUICK Pancakes, an innovative product from a company founded 162 years ago, has been chosen by international buyers at Marketplace Ireland for a special award.
Fri, 25 May, 2007
ORIGIN, the IAWS agribusiness and property subsidiary, planning an initial public offering (IPO) next month, has bid for warehousing group Moyglare Holdings.
Fri, 18 May, 2007
Food group IAWS saw a total operating profit of €124.4m last year, up13.7% on the previous year, Denis Lucey has said at the group's AGM.
Mon, 30 Jan, 2006
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Sat, 12 Jun, 2004
CORK clubs Ashton and Harlequins had to endure the agony of penalty stroke shoots out on Saturday before advancing to the next round of the Odlums sponsored Women’s Irish Junior Hockey Cup.
Mon, 24 Nov, 2003