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AAK (company)

AAK (company)

AAK develops and provides vegetable oil solutions for chocolate and confectionery, baked goods, plant-based foods, dairy, special nutrition, and other foodservice industries.

AAK is a food production company headquartered in Malmö, Sweden and was founded in 2005.

History

The predecessor to AAK, Aarhus Palmekærnefabrik, was founded in 1871 to process palm kernels. Later Aarhus expanded into the fractionation of shea kernals, the process through which shea butter is extracted.

Aarhus United and Karlshamns merged in 2005 and became AarhusKarlshamn, AAK.

AAK is headquartered in Malmö, Sweden, and has 20 production facilities, customization plants, and sales offices in more than 25 countries.

Sustainability

AAK is a founding member of the RSPO, the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil.

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Fredrik Nilsson

Chief Financial Officer

Johan Westman

President and CEO

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AAK AB
June 11, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- The intention is to host a physical event in Malmö, Sweden, at the Malmö Arena Hotel, although this might change depending on potential...
AAK AB
June 10, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- AAK has joined forces with global confectionery, food, and pet care company Mars, several leading NGOs, and an impact investment fund to create...
AAK AB
April 23, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- AAK Group Total volumes for the quarter were on par with last year and amounted to 569,000 MT (569,000). Operating profit, including a negative...
AAK AB
April 16, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- In connection with the release of AAK's Interim report for the first quarter 2021, we invite you to a press and analyst conference to be held...
AAK AB
April 15, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- AAK's Annual Report for 2020 has been published and is available in English and Swedish at the company's website, www.aak.com. Printed versions...
March 12, 2021
WebWire
Mars, Incorporated, together with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID/Ghana), the Livelihoods Funds and strategic partners AAK and Presbyterian Agriculture Services NGO are announcing the launch of a 10-year program in Northern Ghana to build a sustainable shea supply chain and improve the livelihoods of 13,000 women farmers. The Women in Shea Initiative (WISH) is bringing together a coalition of actors committed at every step of the value chain to build a sustainable sou...
AAK AB
January 28, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- AAK Group, fourth quarter Total volumes for the quarter were on par with last year and amounted to 580,000 MT (582,000). Operating profit,...
AAK AB
January 21, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- In connection with the release of AAK's Interim report for the fourth quarter and year-end report 2020, we invite you to a press and analyst...
AAK AB
November 26, 2020
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Today, Thursday, November 26, 2020, AAK held its Extraordinary General Meeting. The Extraordinary General Meeting resolved in accordance with...
AAK AB
November 17, 2020
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Today, AAK is hosting its annual Capital Market Day for analysts, investors and media representatives. At this year's event, held virtually due...
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