FLORENCEVILLE, N.B. — McCain Foods Limited announced its sponsorship of the United Nations (UN) International Year of the Potato 2008, at the official launch today in New York.
McCain Foods Limited is an international leader in the frozen food industry, employing over 20,000 people and operating 60 production facilities on six continents. A privately owned company headquartered in Canada, McCain has annual sales of more than C$6 billion and is the world’s largest producer of French fries and potato specialties. The company’s products can be found in thousand of restaurants and supermarket freezers in more than 130 countries around the world. “McCain Foods has a 50 year history of understanding potatoes,” says Dale Morrison, President and CEO. “
(understanding potatoes???? Yeah, right...slaughtering them, more like)