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January 11, 2011
Announcement of Share Buy Back Program from AML Foods Limited

Nassau, Bahamas - AML Foods
Limited today announces the launch of a share buy back program for its
ordinary shares. The program, authorised by the Company's board of
directors, allows for management to purchase up to 10% of its current
issued ordinary shares of 1,540,417 shares over a 36 month period to
January 31, 2014.

"Our board has been discussing a share buy back program for some time
now" s...

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March 30, 2011
Agriculture Ministry wants Bahamians to help reduce food import bill

BIMINI, The Bahamas - Educating youth on the economic value of agriculture is the approach that the Bimini All-Age School is taking to help reduce the national food import bill.  Students are practicing at school how to grow their own vegetables in home gardens to encourage sustainability.
"We can grow almost anything in Bimini.  The very same things that we grow over here, we are import...

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May 29, 2011
Freeport's Downtown International Food Cultural Festival

Freeport, The Bahamas - Come out and enjoy the Downtown International Food & Cultural Festival on June 17th and 18th! Under the theme, "We Are Culture."

Taste indigenous dishes from around the world,including unique foods from different Islands of The Bahamas.

Shop for native crafts on display. Experience various cultures through song and dance and join in colourful Bahamian Junkanoo parades...

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February 27, 2015
Food, culture and rum: Three-day Festival Rum Bahamas opens today

The second annual Festival Rum Bahamas is no longer an anticipated event -- it's now a go. The three-day festival at the historic Fort Charlotte opens today with 80-plus stalls offering everything for your pleasure.
According to organizers, the festival "is the essence of festival tourism, giving locals as well as tourists three days of entertainment through food, culture, music and of course rum....

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March 17, 2015
BEC meltdown almost thwarted food drives

As hundreds of New Providence residents and businesses grappled with power outages over the weekend, food drives of one of the largest charities in the country were cut in half.
The Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) said a fire at its Blue Hills Power Station triggered the "total system shutdown" 2 p.m. Friday.
Hands For Hunger Communications Manager Anna Bancroft said the organization typical...

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May 08, 2013
RBC Royal Bank a sponsor for panel discussion

RBC Royal Bank has announced that it is a presenting sponsor for the upcoming Food For Thought Panel Discussion on Hunger and Food Security in The Bahamas. The panel event promises to be a unique learning experience. It will include a live raffle, door prizes, light refreshments and the opportunity to discover how individuals can join in the fight against hunger in The Bahamas.
The event is bein...

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September 30, 2011
AML Foods eyes three Solomon's Fresh Markets

As Solomon's Fresh Market's opening looms in November, AML Foods Limited is considering two more store openings in the coming years, with executives confident there is a strong place for the supermarket in the Bahamian marketplace.
"We're very confident it will be successful and with the right location we can duplicate it in the future," said Gavin Watchorn, Group President and CEO.
"There is room...

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Bahamas reviews CARICOM food policy
September 21, 2010
Bahamas reviews CARICOM food policy

A workshop to review CARICOM’s regional policy for food and nutrition security opened Monday at the Public Health Authority headquarters.

This policy seeks to coordinate regional interventions based on national priorities through 2025.

It is not meant to reduce national resolve to address issues related to food and nutrition security, Agriculture and Marine Resources Minister Lawrence S ‘Lar...

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September 02, 2013
Newly-launched food tour company hits top spot on Trip Advisor

After just three months in operation, a young Bahamian's downtown food tour business hit the number one spot for Nassau activities on Trip Advisor, and is now looking to expand by hiring three to five new employees...

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November 04, 2013
Fresh Market's 10 Super Value sales bite 'wonderful'

AML Food's Solomon's Fresh Market has captured 10 percent of Super Value's Mackey Street sales, an outcome Super Value President Rupert Roberts described as "wonderful", adding: "Customers go to look at the $8 million they spent on the store, and then they come to us to shop."
Rupert Roberts described Fresh Market as offering a different type of product than Super Value, suggesting that for this r...

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