Crown Flour Mill joins global efforts to curb malnutrition

Large-scale food fortification is an essential action to reduce micronutrient deficiencies in Africa. To unlock the full potential of fortification, the private sector needs broader partnerships to foster investments in food processing technology and infrastructure as well as to drive consumer education. This was the submission of Ashish Pande, the Managing Director of Crown Flour Mill (CFM) Limited, an Olam Group Company in Nigeria, during a virtual high-level consultation organised by the Government of Côte d’Ivoire and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), through the Regional Centre of Excellence…

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Crown Flour Mill gets top certification for food safety standard

Photo Caption: L-R: Rhoda Abah, System Auditor, Bureau Veritas; Ashish Pande, Managing Director, Crown Flour Mill; Moshood Quadri, Head, Human Resources, Crown Flour Mill; Datti Danjuma, General Manager, Human Resources, Crown Flour Mill; and Adenike Akinbote, Certification Manager, Bureau Veritas, at the presentation of Food Safety Standard Certification (FSSC) 22000 to CFM Ikorodu Plant in Lagos on Friday, September 3, 2021. In recognition of its commitment to continuous food quality improvement and safety standards, Crown Flour Mill Limited (CFM) has been awarded the Food Safety Standard Certification (FSSC) 22000. The…

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Crown Flour Mill explores opportunities for wheat development in Nigeria

Crown Flour Mill, a subsidiary of Olam, a leading food and agribusiness conglomerate in a statement has reiterated that it is resolute to explore avenues for strategic collaborations and partnerships with key stakeholders in both the public and private sectors in its pursuit to support Nigeria’s wheat development programme and country’s aspiration of self-sufficiency in wheat production. The company made this assertion on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 when its senior management paid a courtesy visit on the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje at the Government House in Kano…

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Olam to host webinar on boosting local wheat production

Olam, a leading food and agribusiness conglomerate, is set to hold its inaugural webinar series, the Olam Green Land Webinar Series, themed “Deepening the wheat farming development programme in Nigeria through innovation, increasing investments and collaborations.” The webinar series, which will hold on March 26, 2021, will be headlined by award-winning scientist, Dr Filippo Maria Bassi, a senior scientist at the International Centre for the Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) based in Morocco, where he leads the durum wheat breeding team to deliver varieties adapted to dryland agriculture. Dr…

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