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PepsiCo to acquire Bare Snacks
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PepsiCo to acquire Bare Snacks

PepsiCo, Inc., said it will acquire Bare Foods Co., doing business as Bare Snacks Bare Snacks is a U.S.-based maker of baked fruit and vegetable snacks. The transaction will expand the company’s snacking portfolio and further deliver on its Performance with Purpose vision to offer consumers more positive nutrition options. […]

Is Djibouti’s growth a mirage?
Africa Policy

Is Djibouti’s growth a mirage?

It seems not everyone is moved by the growth story of Djibouti. EXX Africa, a policy advisory firm said the Djibouti growth story is only skin deep. The London-based firm said Djibouti seems to be an attractive investment destination in an otherwise troubled Horn of Africa region. The country’s apparent […]

LafargeHolcim to close Paris, Zurich offices
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LafargeHolcim to close Paris, Zurich offices

LafargeHolcim said it will close corporate offices in Paris and Zurich, eliminating 200 jobs as part of a cost-cutting drive. The cement maker confirmed in a statement that the move is consistent with its Strategy 2022 to further simplify its corporate organization. As a consequence of these additional measures around […]