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2014-01-09 04:20:22

Announcement Follows Resignation of Erez Vigodman as President and CEO TEL-AVIV, Israel, January 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Makhteshim Agan, a world leader in crop protection solutions, today announced that its Board has launched a search process to identify a permanent CEO. The Board took these actions in the wake of Mr. Erez Vigodman's decision to resign his position as Makhteshim Agan's CEO and join Teva Pharmaceuticals as its President and CEO. The Board of Directors...

2013-10-06 04:20:10

- Novel biocontrol agent is environmentally-friendly, non-toxic and effective for a large variety of plants - TEL AVIV and JERUSALEM, Israel, October 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Makhteshim Agan, the world leader in crop protection solutions and Yissum Research Development Company, the technology transfer arm of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem today announced the signing of a research and development agreement for the development and commercialization of a novel, non-toxic and...

2012-06-25 02:22:07

TEL-AVIV, Israel, June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A Joint Venture between MAI and Firmenich, a Leading Multinational Company in the Perfume and Flavor Industry, Will Operate the Facility The Facility will Produce the Aleol[TM] Product Line for the Fragrance and Flavor Industry MAI Continues to Promote Innovation and Excellence in Manufacturing The Makhteshim Agan Group (MAI) announced today the expansion of its operations in Israel through the opening of a new...

2012-01-30 01:51:00

TEL-AVIV, Israel, January 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Makhteshim Agan Group ("MAI"), the world leader in branded off-patent crop protection solutions, today announced three new senior appointments which will support the Company in fully utilizing the business potential of its recent strategic moves. Mr. Erez Vigodman, Makhteshim Agan's President and CEO, commented: "over the last two years we have taken significant strides in the execution of our strategic growth plan...

2011-10-23 09:37:00

TEL-AVIV, Israel, October 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Makhteshim Agan Group (MAI), the world leader in branded off-patent crop protection solutions, today announced the establishment of a new division focusing on innovative technologies for the agricultural market. The new "Agricultural Technologies" division will focus on scouting, development and commercialization of technologies that can simplify farming. MAI improves its ability to meet current and future challenges of...

2011-10-03 08:47:00

TEL-AVIV, Israel, October 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Makhteshim Agan Group (TASE: MAIN), the world leader in branded off-patent crop protection solutions, today reported the receipt of authorization of the EU anti-trust commission and preparations for closure of transaction. With receipt of this authorization, all regulatory approvals for carrying out the Merger Agreement have been received. The parties to the Merger Transaction are ready to carry out the process...

2011-09-11 03:45:00

TEL-AVIV, ISRAEL, Sept. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Makhteshim Agan Group (TA: MAIN), a world leader in off-patent crop protection solutions, announces the transition to the use of natural gas at its Agan plant in Ashdod, following more than four years of preparations of infrastructure and the building of a system for natural gas by Israel Natural Gas Lines Ltd ("Natgas"). The system will be fully integrated within a month, and at the end of integration the use of heavy and diesel oils will be...

2011-03-28 08:18:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Makhteshim Agan Group (TA: MATA) (http://www.ma-industries.com/), a world leader in generic solutions for plant protection, announces the transition to the use of natural gas at its Makhteshim plant in Ramat Hovav, after more than four years of preparing the infrastructure and constructing a gas-operated system. The system will be fully assimilated within a few months, after which the use of fuel oil and diesel oil will be reduced...

2010-11-17 06:58:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Makhteshim Agan Group (TASE: MAIN), the world leader in branded off-patent crop protection solutions, announced today two strategic acquisitions: Ingenieria Industrial S.A. de C.V. in Mexico and JK Inc. in Korea. MAI has signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of 100% of Ingenieria Industrial S.A. de C.V. ("BravoAg"), and it has taken a 51% stake in JK Inc. Together, these new operations are expected to generate sales of...