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  • Jan 09, 2013

    Australia's leading grower and marketer of fresh produce the Costa Group has announced last month its intention to acquire Adelaide Mushrooms.

    Dec 28, 2012

    Three well known Dutch suppliers to the mushroom industry, Geraedts Constructions, Thilot Holland and Lemmen Constructiebedrijf will merge on January 1st, 2013, under the name of GTL Europe.

    Dec 07, 2012

    The Sylvan Europe executive board has  announced that the commercial responsibilities of Theo Lauwers are taken over by Bastiaan Schoenmaker per November 1st, 2012.

    Dec 07, 2012

    Chinese Inspection and Quarantine Services are reported to have banned all exports of canned mushrooms to the US after a number of shipments were rejected due to pesticide contamination. Dutch mushroom canners have seen a distinct uptick in business as a consequence, but there are concerns that some buyers have simply been put off canned mushrooms, regardless of origin.

    Aug 17, 2012

    The 18th ISMS conference is about to take off in Beijing. When you visit the conference and/or the trade fair, it's good to know who you can expect there.

    Jul 15, 2012

    The 18th Congress of the International Society for Mushroom Science (ISMS) will be held from August 26th to 30th, 2012 in Beijing. It promises to be one of the best events in the industry this year.

    Jul 12, 2012

    On the first of July, it was 25 years ago that Jan Gielen started his career as a trainer and instructor on the CCO, the famous Mushroom School in Horst, The Netherlands.

    May 25, 2012

    The Dutch multiple C1000, one of the leading supermarket outlets in The Netherlands, will gradually  replace all mushrooms in their shelves with Fair Produce mushrooms.

    May 04, 2012

    The French Bonduelle Group realised a 4,4% growth in turnover worldwide over the first 3 months of 2012. This is 2% more than in the same period last year.

    Mar 26, 2012

    On March 15th 2012 Okechamp SA finalised the transaction of taking over the remaining 35% of the shares of F&F Europe BV, the Dutch manufacturer of frozen mushrooms. In November 2008, Okechamp SA acquired the controlling interest of 65% of the shares of this company from the former owner, Jothima N.V.

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