Latest Maple Leaf Foods Inc. Stories

2009-03-16 08:00:00

Canada's Leading Food Processor to Implement Business Solutions from SAP to Increase Visibility Across Global Operations and Drive Growth TORONTO, March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SAP Canada Inc., a subsidiary of SAP AG (NYSE: SAP), today announced that Maple Leaf Foods Inc. (TSX: MFI) will implement SAP(R) software to provide an integrated technology platform across its global operations, help increase operational efficiencies and support its growth plans. (Logo:...

2009-02-02 20:11:38

People sickened in last year's listeriosis outbreak in Canada may get up to $125,000 each under a $27 million settlement, Maple Leaf Foods Inc. said Monday. Maple Leaf Foods said the amount each victim receives will depend on the severity of their symptoms, the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. reported. Under terms of the settlement off the class-action suit, those people whose symptoms lasted 24-48 hours could get $750, while those with serious or long-lasting physical injuries could get up to...

2009-01-25 14:01:48

The operator of a Toronto deli products plant said it is being investigated for a second time after some items were found to contain listeria bacteria. A spokeswoman for Maple Leaf Foods Inc., which was investigated following a 2008 listeria outbreak, confirmed an unspecified number of deli items tested positive for the pathogen, the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. reported Sunday. Spokeswoman Linda Smith added that the company was fully cooperating with Canadian Food Inspection Agency...

2008-10-29 09:00:22

TORONTO, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Maple Leaf Foods Inc. (TSX: MFI) today reported its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2008. - Adjusted Earnings per Share were $0.13 compared to $0.06 last year - Improved commodity markets, protein restructuring and price increases all contributed to improvements in underlying results - Net earnings (loss) per share of ($0.10) compared to $0.01 last year, including direct costs of a major...

2008-07-24 09:00:52

TORONTO, July 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Maple Leaf Foods Inc. (TSX: MFI) today reported its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2008. - Adjusted earnings (loss) per share of ($0.01) compared to $0.13 last year, as higher grain and fuel costs outpaced price increases - Restructuring of protein operations on track - Brandon plant expansion ahead of plan - Benefits from restructuring, stabilization of commodity markets and pricing expected...

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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.