Kawan’s frozen food demand rises due to stay-at-home order

Will Kreznick

Kawan is looking to grow its export sales by penetrating new export markets.

by ANIS HAZIM / Pic Source: Kawanfood.com

KAWAN Food Bhd’s outlook remains positive due to robust frozen food demand driven by higher in-house food consumption during the Movement Control Order (MCO).

Public Investment Bank Bhd (PublicInvest Research) analyst Wong Ling Ling said Kawan is looking to grow its export sales by penetrating new export markets.

However, she said the temporary closure of the group’s Malaysian operations due to the Covid-19 outbreak could negatively impact the company, albeit minimally.

“We believe that the impact on earnings will be

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Startup creates french fries that never have to be frozen

Will Kreznick

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — A Rochester food tech startup is taking a different approach to french fries.

Nearly every restaurant has french fries, so there are a lot of opinions about which are the best.


What You Need To Know

  • Farther Farms is taking a different approach to french fries
  • Max Richman of Farther Farms is bringing french fries to the University of Rochester that never have to be frozen
  • He has been delivering the shelf stable fries to university for three months now
  • Antonio Pignagrande, the senior executive chef for the U of R’s Harvest Table, is able to serve
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Analysts maintain positive calls on Kawan Food as frozen food demand remains robust

Will Kreznick

KUALA LUMPUR (June 17): Analysts have maintained their positive calls on Kawan Food Bhd as they believe frozen food demand remains robust and the temporary operation suspension is expected to have minimal material impact on the group.

In a note today, Public Investment Bank Research said: “We gather that demand for frozen food is still robust, especially in Malaysia, thanks to tightening of the movement control order (MCO) restrictions, which encourages consumers to stock up on frozen food. 

“In addition, we expect exports to rise in tandem with Kawan Food’s strategy in penetrating new export markets. We understand that the

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Healthy Frozen Foods Dietitians Say You Should Buy

Will Kreznick

Frozen foods don’t have the best reputation in the health world. However, there are plenty of healthy options offered in grocery stores, which is why we asked three experts to share their top picks.

Below, you’ll see 11 healthy frozen foods registered dietitians say you should buy. Then, don’t miss 5 Healthy Costco Food Court Orders, According to Registered Dietitians!

“Keep these on hand for a fun pizza night with the family. It saves you money from eating out,” says Ashley Kitchens, MPH, RD, LDN. “This pizza is loaded with veggies. I keep these on hand for a fun

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3 Non-Dairy Frozen Treats Sweeping The Nation This Summer

Will Kreznick

The U.S. plant-based food industry was valued at $5.6 billion in 2020 and is expected to increase by nearly 50% by 2027. The number of Americans following a plant-based diet has increased by 300% in the past 15 years. Plant-based eating has grown in popularity as a way to avoid food allergies and minimize environmental damage. At the same time, research shows that consumers increasingly are looking for healthier frozen treats.

As a result, a record number of people are looking for dairy-free ice

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