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Brazil Appeals to WTO over Sugar Cane Ethanol
Brazil Appeals to WTO over Sugar Cane Ethanol
The Sugar Cane Industry Union in Brazil could appeal to the World Trade Organization to ensure Brazilian ethanol exports to the United States and Europe.

iscnewsroom | Nov 02, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
ISC Launches Redesigned Retail Products Website
ISC Launches Redesigned Retail Products Website
Imperial Sugar Company is set to launch its newly redesigned consumer websites on November 1 for both the Imperial Sugar and Dixie Crystals brands.

iscnewsroom | Oct 29, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
The Art of Reducing Costs
The Art of Reducing Costs
George Hughes, the senior buyer for Imperial Sugar Company’s refinery in Port Wentworth, GA., has only been with the company a short time but he has already implemented initiatives that will result in substantial savings for the company.

iscnewsroom | Oct 28, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Rabobank Predicts Continued Commodity Squeeze
Rabobank Predicts Continued Commodity Squeeze
According to Rabobank, food manufacturers may have to face higher sugar and corn prices over the coming year after food commodity prices shot up in October.

iscnewsroom | Oct 26, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
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EPA Approves use of E15 Ethanol Blends
The Environmental Protection Agency has approved the use of E15 ethanol blends for cars and light trucks in the model year 2007 and after.

iscnewsroom | Oct 25, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
LSR Refinery Set to Open Next Summer
LSR Refinery Set to Open Next Summer
Construction on the refinery being built by Louisiana Sugar Refining (LSR) continues to accelerate at a rapid pace and is scheduled for completion by the summer of 2011.

iscnewsroom | Oct 21, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
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Ruling Imperils Sugar Production
U.S. sugar production will be cut by about 20 percent if farmers are banned from planting genetically modified beets next year, according to data prepared for the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

iscnewsroom | Oct 19, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
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Toyota to use Sugar Cane-based Material for Car Interiors
Toyota Motor Corp has announced it will introduce a new vehicle lining material that is made 30 percent from sugar cane to reduce petroleum consumption.

iscnewsroom | Oct 19, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Ede Neville (right) with Pat Henneberry, Sr. VP of Sales & Commodities
ISC Thanks Sugar Land VP for Service
Imperial Sugar Company recently had the opportunity to recognize Ed Neville, VP of Industrial Products in Sugar Land, for his more than 25 years of service to the company.

iscnewsroom | Oct 15, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Analysis of October 2010 WASDE Report
Analysis of October 2010 WASDE Report
The USDA has released its monthly supply and demand update for the U.S. sugar market. The following analysis of the October WASDE report is from Frank Jenkins of Jenkins Sugar Group.

Hyuna | Oct 13, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Tom Wilson, technical services manager, listens carefully during a customer audit.
Transformation in the Face of Crisis
Following a 2008 industrial accident at Imperial Sugar Company’s Port Wentworth, GA refinery, Imperial was presented with its most daunting hurdles to date.

Hyuna | Oct 07, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Brand Program Encourages Sweet Deeds
Brand Program Encourages Sweet Deeds
Tins full of cookies and other items baked with Imperial Sugar will soon be skipping across the globe – to and from co-workers, neighbors, family members, soldiers and more – in an effort to promote good will and put smiles on faces.

iscnewsroom | Sep 28, 2010 | Comments 1 Full Story
Port Wentworth’s air monitoring system.
At Port Wentworth, Clean Air Matters
As part of Imperial Sugar Company’s ongoing commitment to the environment, Imperial Sugar Company recently hired environmental engineer Sheila Scott to sponsor and lead company-wide awareness and focus to conservation objectives.

iscnewsroom | Sep 27, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Countdown Underway for Debut of Revolutionary New All-Natural Sweetener
Countdown Underway for Debut of Revolutionary New All-Natural Sweetener
Imperial Sugar Company’s Manager of Research and New Product Development, Darrell Gerdes, is on a fast-track these days, overseeing one of the most significant new product launches for Imperial Sugar Company in years.

iscnewsroom | Sep 23, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story