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McCain India Releases the Second Edition of India Sustainability Report 2021 - Together-Towards Planet-Friendly Food

McCain India Releases the Second Edition of India Sustainability Report 2021 - Together-Towards Planet-Friendly Food

June 12, 2022
In line with its sustainable strategy and alignment to the Sustainable Development Goals, McCain Food (India) launches the second edition of the India Sustainability Report 2021 titled- 'Together-Towards Planet-Friendly Food'.
Burger King Japan is offering dried ramen instead of French fries in its combo meals

Burger King Japan is offering dried ramen instead of French fries in its combo meals

May 16, 2022
In recent months, Japan has been rocked multiple times by a potato shortage. Some might say "rocked" is too strong a word, but how else can one describe the collective simultaneous rumbling of unsatisfied stomachs across the country
Potato processor Snow Valley Food benefits from an efficient collaboration with TOMRA Food

Potato processor Snow Valley Food benefits from an efficient collaboration with TOMRA Food

May 05, 2022
Snow Valley Food is the owner of a leading frozen french fries processing industry group of companies in Asia. The parent company, Snow Valley Agricultural Development co., ltd., is a large organization that operates across the whole industrial chain in the potato industry
KFC Cheese wedges (Source: KFC Singapore)

Another frozen Potato Supply Chain hickup: NO Fries for KFC customers in Singapore

May 04, 2022
KFC Singapore said on Thursday April 28 that it is not offering French fries for now but assured customers that the item 'will be back soon'. Instead, the fast-food chain is offering wedges, cheese wedges and golden cheddar wedges on its menu in Singapore.
McDonald's Japan, Small Fries

Only small fries for McDonald's customers in Japan, as floods in Western Canada disrupt supply

December 23, 2021
Fans of McDonald's Fries in Japan are out of luck next week. The restaurant chain will only offers its small size portions, as flooding in Western Canada and COVID-19 disrupts the global supply chain for 'McDonald's potato'.
Historic display of U.S. chipping potatoes at a tradeshow in China

Historic display of US chipping potatoes at tradeshow in Shanghai, China

November 27, 2021
This historic event, which is helping to pave the way for commercial shipments of U.S. chip-stock to China, was marked with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and speeches by U.S. government officials and representatives from Potatoes USA.
KFC Japan runs out of french fries

KFC Japan suspends French fry sales as global logistics breaks down

October 12, 2021
No doubt the mouths of KFC fans were watering as they made their way to the chain’s branches in Japan last weekend. Unfortunately, many of them had to walk away with less than the full fried satisfaction they’d been hoping when they found out KFC ran out of French fries.
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Frozen French Fries Production in China Expands

October 04, 2021
In a recent report USDA-FAS forecasts a fresh potato production in China of 94 million tons for marketing year 2021/22. This is a 5% decrease from the estimated 99 million tons in the previous year, a result of decreased acreage.
Iraq: New agricultural project to create more than 500 jobs.

Iraq: New potato processing project to create more than 500 jobs

June 22, 2021
Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Thursday laid the foundation stone of a potato production factory in Duhok, set to provide 500 jobs and make use of local potato products.
Impact of sustainability agenda of potato processor McCain Foods in India

Impact of sustainability agenda McCain Foods in India

June 21, 2021
In line with the Global Sustainability Strategy and Commitments, McCain released its Global Sustainability Report with a focus on India, for the first time, to track progress across its sustainability pillars for the year 2020.

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