Cargill has acquired Colombian chicken producer Campollo, further expanding its poultry business in the country after buying Pollos Bucanero last year. Read more
The government of Colombia has partnered with cocoa producers to eliminate deforestation from the country’s cocoa supply chain by 2020. Read more
Nespresso will invest $50m in coffee cultivation in Colombia as it expands its coffee-sourcing programme into several former conflict zones. Read more
Mexican baking company Grupo Bimbo has opened a $86m production plant and distribution centre in Tenjo, Colombia. Read more
Cargill is considering buying US chicken producer Pilgrim’s Pride, according to newspaper O Estado de S. Paulo. Read more
Mexico has suspended the import of dairy products from Colombia due to an outbreak of foot and mouth disease. Read more
Starbucks will provide skills training and technological tools to 1,000 young coffee farmers in areas of Colombia previously affected by conflict. Read more
Cargill will invest 'between €300m and €500m' in Colombia over the next five years, following its buyout of El Bucanero. Read more
Nine major food and drink companies have backed a scheme to provide consumers with more information about their health. Read more
Colombian rum producer Dictador has entered a new partnership with Hong Kong-based spirits importer Leung Yick. Read more
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