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Associated British Foods PLC (ABF.L)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

AB Foods says South Africa's Illovo Sugar shareholders vote to approve deal
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 

Associated British Foods Plc : Confirms proposal to move to full ownership of Illovo Sugar has received requisite shareholder approvals in South Africa, at general meeting held on 25 May .Transaction is expected to complete on 28 June 2016 with shares in Illovo ceasing to trade on Johannesburg Stock Exchange from that date..  Full Article

UPDATE 1-UK retail sales slide in Q1 after March snow

(Adds market and analyst reaction) By David Milliken and Alistair Smout LONDON, April 19 British shoppers stayed home in March as they felt the chill from the 'Beast from the East', leading to the biggest quarterly fall in retail sales in a year and weighing on first-quarter economic growth, official figures showed on Thursday. Unusually cold and snowy weather caused retail sales volumes to drop by 1.2 percent compared with the month before, the Office for National Stati