King Oscar

Type: Company
Name: King Oscar
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

September’s most read: Busy month for M Norway contains growing China ‘food scandal’; Pacific Andes factory-ship controversy

, 9:08 amSeptember was a busy month for mergers and acquisitions in the seafood industry, with Thai Union Frozen Products buying King Oscar and Meralliance, Mitsubishi bidding for Cermaq, Marine Harvest and Ewos buying Pescanova’s former salmon farms ... [Published Undercurrent News - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Bostrom Jr., King Oscar

Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for King Oscar Bostrom Jr..KING OSCAR BOSTROM, JR. King Oscar Bostrom, Jr., 73, passed away on Monday, October 13, 2014 in the company of his loving family at his home in ... [Published Star News Online - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Mackerel can finds a new opening

One of the world’s leading canned fish brands has enhanced its popularity by adding an advanced opening solution to its relaunched mackerel can, produced by Ardagh Group ( ardaghgroup.com ). The Norwegian seafood firm, King Oscar, chose Ardagh’s Easy ... [Published Food & Beverage Packaging - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 11 2014 - Updated Oct 11 2014 - 1 reports

SCPE to convert B2.5bn TUF bond into equity

Standard Chartered Private Equity Ltd (SCPE) has confirmed it will exercise its right to convert a 60-million-euro (2.47 billion baht) euro-convertible bond (ECB) issued by Thai Union Frozen Products (TUF), the world's top exporter of canned and frozen ... [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 11 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 3 reports

King Oscar chooses Ardagh's Easy Peel aluminium closure for mackerel can

One of the world's leading canned fish brands has added an advanced opening solution to its relaunched mackerel can, produced by Ardagh Group.The Norwegian seafood firm, King Oscar, chose Ardagh's Easy Peel aluminium can end as an important convenience ... [Published Foodbev - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 2 reports

King Oscar finds a new opening for its mackerel can

Produced by Ardagh Group, the Easy Peel® aluminium can end is an important convenience feature of the new aluminum can. Easy Peel comprises a metal ring on which an aluminium foil is heat sealed. The consumer has a safer and quicker means of opening the ... [Published Packaging World - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Week in review: World Food Moscow 2014; Humber Seafood Summit

, 9:33 amEvery week, we review the top exclusive stories from last week for you, brought to you by our team. This will be news that is not available anywhere else.This is what we pride ourselves on at Undercurrent News : working hard to bring you totally ... [Published Undercurrent News - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Earnings hold key to SET upward movement

Home » business » Thai equities managed to stay in positive territory, with the SET Index closing at 1,584.23 on September 18, supported by improving global sentiment. The Stock Exchange of Thailand has been volatile because the rich valuations have outpaced ... [Published The Nation - Thailand - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 4 reports

Thai Union Frozen Products Buys King Oscar

The world’s largest producer of canned tuna, Thai Union Frozen Products Pcl (TUF), has acquired Norwegian seafood company King Oscar, as it seeks to boost revenue.The sum for the transaction has not been disclosed, but the deal comes shortly after TUF ... [Published Frozen Food Europe - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 3 reports

Thai Union Frozen Products Acquires King Oscar Seafood Brand

Thai Union Frozen Products Public Co. Ltd. (TUF), Bangkok, Thailand, entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the assets and the trademark of the King Oscar seafood brand, King Oscar Holding AS, San Diego, Calif., which is owned by private equity ... [Published Refrigerated and Frozen Foods - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 6 reports

TUF acquires King Oscar

Thai Union Frozen Products Plc (TUF), the world's top exporter of canned and frozen tuna and shrimp, says it will continue to make acquisitions abroad with a targeted return on investment (ROI) of at least 15%.TUF president and chief executive officer ... [Published Bangkok Post - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 11 reports

Thai canned tuna giant plans to buy Norwegian rival

THAI Union Frozen Products Pcl said yesterday it would buy Norwegian seafood firm King Oscar for an undisclosed amount, the latest acquisition by the world’s largest producer of canned tuna as it seeks to boost revenue.Like other major Thai companies, ... [Published Brunei Times - Sep 16 2014]

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"The decision to convert the ECB into shares is a clear indication of SCPE's confidence in the outlook of TUF's business, its solid performance and strong competitiveness" said Thiraphong Chansiri, TUF's president and chief executive
...new standard on the markets they deliver their products," said Patrick Savouré, commercial director, seafood, Ardagh Group's metal division. "When we demonstrated the added value of our Easy Peel component, they quickly recognised the benefits. The brand is also breaking new ground as the first rectangular can to feature Easy Peel in the Norwegian market, which gives it, along with the striking new design, added differentiation."
Thai Union president and chief executive Thiraphong Chansiri said: "We are in full investment mode."
"We are not only acquiring the company's valuable assets but [also] its most prestigious heritage that comes with them. I cannot be more pleased that Thai Union has an honor to be part of such heritage,” adds Chansiri. “The brand of this nature with the Royal identification and appreciation are not easily found or become available. I am delighted that the management team of King Oscar, with their long experience in these products and markets, has agreed to join the bench of Thai Union Group to help us develop this very unique branded business further over the next generations."

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September’s most read: Busy month for M Norway ... [Published Undercurrent News - Oct 16 2014]
Bostrom Jr., King Oscar [Published Star News Online - Oct 16 2014]
Mackerel can finds a new opening [Published Food & Beverage Packaging - Oct 14 2014]
SCPE to convert B2.5bn TUF bond into equity [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 11 2014]
King Oscar chooses Ardagh's Easy Peel aluminium... [Published Foodbev - Oct 06 2014]
King Oscar Finds a New Opening for its Mackerel... [Published Packaging Europe - Oct 06 2014]
King Oscar launches easy-peel mackerel can [Published Undercurrent News - Oct 06 2014]
King Oscar finds a new opening for its mackerel... [Published Packaging World - Oct 03 2014]
King Oscar relaunches seafood can produced by A... [Published Food Production Daily - Oct 03 2014]
Week in review: World Food Moscow 2014; Humber ... [Published Undercurrent News - Sep 22 2014]
Thai Tuna Behemoth Looks Abroad for Acquisitions [Published Asia Sentinel - Sep 22 2014]
UPBEAT GLOBAL MOOD HELPS KEEP SET IN BLACK [Published Bangkok Post - Sep 22 2014]
Earnings hold key to SET upward movement [Published The Nation - Thailand - Sep 21 2014]
John West and King Oscar to link again followin... [Published Grocer - Sep 19 2014]
Thai Union to buy Norway's seafood firm King Oscar [Published Food Processing Technology - Sep 18 2014]
King Oscar to be fully owned by new TUF's holdi... [Published Fish Information & Services - Sep 17 2014]
Thai Union Frozen Products Buys King Oscar [Published Frozen Food Europe - Sep 17 2014]
Norway,Thailand : TUF to acquire KING OSCAR [Published Street Sweeper - Sep 17 2014]
Thai Union Frozen Products Acquires King Oscar ... [Published Refrigerated and Frozen Foods - Sep 16 2014]
King Oscar, Thai Union tightlipped on future of... [Published Undercurrent News - Sep 16 2014]
Thai Union Frozen to acquire 100% stake of King... [Published PredictWallStreet - Sep 16 2014]
TUF buys Norwegian sardine canner to strengthen... [Published Fish Information & Services - Sep 16 2014]
Thailand's Top Seafood Company Enters Norway an... [Published Dow Jones Financial Information Services - Sep 16 2014]
Thai Union Group acquires seafood ‘King’ [Published World Fishing - Sep 16 2014]
Analysts: Thai Union could hit $5bn sales targe... [Published Undercurrent News - Sep 16 2014]
Additional information for the acquisition of K... [Published Noodls - Sep 16 2014]
TUF acquires King Oscar [Published Bangkok Post - Sep 16 2014]
Thai canned tuna giant plans to buy Norwegian r... [Published Brunei Times - Sep 16 2014]
TUF nets King Oscar from Norway [Published The Nation - Thailand - Sep 15 2014]
John West owner buys Norwegian brand King Oscar [Published Grocer - Sep 15 2014]
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