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DuPont Acquires Ag Software Company Granular to Accelerate Digital Ag Strategy and Help Farmers Operate More Profitable Businesses
Transaction Reflects DuPont’s Commitment to Shaping the Agtech Market; Granular’s CEO Sid Gorham to Lead Digital Agriculture for DuPont
- DuPont and Dow Set Closing Date for Merger of Equals
DuPont Reports Second-Quarter and First-Half Results
Volume Gains Drove 5-Percent Sales Growth; Segment Operating Margin Expansion Continued; Merger of Equals with Dow Expected to Close in August
DuPont Declares Third Quarter Dividend
DuPont declared a third quarter common stock dividend of 38 cents per share payable September 29, 2017, to stockholders of record July 31, 2017.
Dow and DuPont Provide Update on Merger
The Boards of Directors of both companies reiterate their support of the merger agreement. In addition, as announced, both Boards support a comprehensive portfolio review for DowDuPont, which is intended to assess current business facts and leverage the knowledge gained over the past year and a half to capture any material value-enhancing opportunities in preparation for the intended creation of three industry-leading companies.
Dow and DuPont Receive Antitrust Clearance from U.S. Department of Justice for Proposed Merger of Equals
DOJ Clearance Builds on Strong Progress in Regulatory Approval Process Across Jurisdictions; Merger on Track to Close in August 2017
HSR Waiting Period Expires for DuPont-FMC Transactions
Companies Continue to Expect Transactions to Close in Fourth Quarter of 2017
Dow and DuPont Receive Conditional Regulatory Approval in Brazil for Proposed Merger of Equals
Merger Remains on Track to Close between Aug. 1 and Sept. 1
Dow and DuPont Announce Board of Directors for DowDuPont
DuPont and The Dow Chemical Company today announced the members of the Board of Directors for the proposed merger of equals transaction of the two companies
Dow and DuPont Receive Conditional Approval from China’s Ministry of Commerce for Proposed Merger of Equals
Companies on Track to Close Merger between Aug. 1 and Sept. 1
DuPont Declares Second Quarter Dividend
On April 26, 2017, DuPont declared a second quarter common stock dividend of 38 cents per share payable June 12, 2017, to stockholders of record May 15, 2017
DuPont Reports First-Quarter Results
GAAP EPS Increased 9 Percent; Operating EPS Increased 30 Percent Total Company Sales Grew 5 Percent on Volume and Price Improvement Segment Operating Margins Expanded About 250 Basis Points
DuPont Acquires Granular
DuPont has agreed to acquire San Francisco-based Granular, Inc., a leading provider of software and analytics tools that help farms improve efficiency, profitability and sustainability.
Launch of Intexar™ Inks and Films Enable Seamless, Comfortable, High-Performing Smart Garments
Available as a suite of premium and high-performing stretchable electronic inks and flexible substrates, Intexar™ is seamlessly embedded directly onto fabric using standard apparel manufacturing processes to create thin, form-fitting circuits.
Seal Layer Enables Productivity Increases
NEU-ISENBURG, GERMANY, May 24, 2011 – Multipeel™ Flow Wrap, an innovative multilayer coextrusion film for resealable tubular bags, is the result of a two-year-long joint development project between the packaging specialists, Südpack (Ochsenhausen, Germany), and the polymer producer, DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers.
Positive Effects of Soy Protein
ST. LOUIS, Nov 14, 2011 – A study published online in Hormone and Metabolic Research showed the positive effects of soy protein isolate in obesity-related conditions such as inflammation and fatty liver disease.
New Study on Soy Protein
ST. LOUIS, Oct 20, 2011 – A new study published online in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition shows that soy protein compared to dairy milk protein supplementation improves the lipid profile in healthy individuals.
Soy Protein Consumption Study
ST. LOUIS, Sep 23, 2011 – A new study, using product provided by Solae, will be published in the November 2011 issue of Stroke that reveals some promising data on the positive effects of soy protein reducing the progression of clogged arteries in women who were within five years of menopause.
Magnetic Protein Separation
ST. LOUIS/AARHUS, Dec 19, 2011 – Solae, the world leader in soy-based ingredients, is leading a four-year €11 million research project – MagPro2Life - funded by the 7th Framework Programme of the European Union (EU) Commission. The main aim of the project is to use smart magnetic particles to extract beneficial components during the processing of food, pharma and feed.
New Insights in Lactic Acid Bacteria
Feb 14, 2012 – Prominent DuPont scientists have contributed to the most comprehensive handbook yet on lactic acid bacteria, the key microorganisms in probiotics and fermented foods.
REIGATE, UNITED KINGDOM, Mar 3, 2012 – Guar gum is widely used in various food applications such as beverage, bakery, culinary, meat and savoury, dairy and ice cream due to its low cost-in-use and good performance offered to final users. However, there has been an unprecedented surge in demand for guar, which has resulted in substantially higher prices, and food formulators are increasingly looking for alternatives.
Fresher Cheese at No Extra Cost
REIGATE, UNITED KINGDOM, Mar 21, 2012 – DuPont research has created a rare opportunity for quark and other fresh cheese manufacturers to boost their capacity without increasing their milk consumption or investing in extra equipment.
Cost of Packaging Sealant Solutions
WILMINGTON, DE, Sep 27, 2011 – DuPont Packaging has launched the first in a series of online modeling tools based on its extensive suite of predictive models. The new online tool enables brand owners and packaging converters to evaluate the total cost of flexible packaging that relies on sealing solutions to help protect the contents.
Flavor-Based Natural Chelator
NEW CENTURY, USA, Feb 28, 2012 – As the effectiveness of natural food protection solutions has continued to increase in recent years, a natural metal chelator for fighting oxidation in high-lipid foods has been missing in the market. DuPont introduces GUARDIAN™ CHELOX L natural metal chelator.
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