Entries tagged with: Lamb Weston

Lamb Weston/Meijer to build french fry plant in Russia

Lamb Weston/Meijer Frozen Foods have signed an agreement with Belaya Dacha to  invest in a new french fry plant in Lipetsk, Russia. The joint venture will serve a growing potato market in Russia. The total investment will be over EUR 100 million. Belaya Dacha will be the majority shareholder. To secure potato supply, the joint venture will make use of its own farm in the Tambov region. The new factory will be the first french fry factory in Russia,…  » Read more

ConAgra announces 2014 sustainable award winners

ConAgra Foods announced the winners of its 2014 Sustainable Development Awards.             The winning entries were: Russellville, Ark., frozen food facility, for climate change and energy efficiency; Lincoln, Neb., snack facility, for conservation and wastewater management; Lamb Weston potato facilities in Hermiston, Ore., and American Falls, Idaho, for solid waste reduction and recycling; the research, quality and innovation team in Omaha, Neb., for sustainable business innovation; and the Lamb Weston potato facilities in Kruiningen and…  » Read more