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Focus: Can Mars gain share in Indian chocolate?

Mars Inc plans to step up investment in the Indian chocolate sector by investing in local production. The Indian chocolate market is dominat...

CAGNY: Mondelez emphasises growth plans

Mondelez International has pursued an aggressive cost-cutting agenda that has seen it maintain profits in the face of growth-limiting macroe...

Mondelez results: 10 Things to Learn

Mondelez International's shares rose on the back of a fourth-quarter earnings beat but the company's performance, particularly on its top li...

Cost-cutting regime paying off for Mondelez

Mondelez International's work on costs looks to be paying off with the snacks giant seeing its margins improve and lifting its forecast for...

Latest Interviews

Interview: Enjoy Life Foods on Mondelez takeover 17 Feb 2015

Dean Best

Privately-owned US free-from snacks group Enjoy Life Foods has joined the likes of Cadbury and Oreo in the global giant's portfolio. Joel Warady, Enjoy Life's chief sales and marketing officer, has been at the business since it was set up in 2001. He speaks to Dean Best about why Enjoy Life was looking for a "partner", what Mondelez's ownership means for the business and the fledgling firm's growth ambitions.

R&R Ice Cream adjusts to UK challenges 11 Feb 2015

Dean Best

In the second section of a two-part interview, R&R Ice Cream CEO Ibrahim Najafi speaks to Dean Best about how the UK-based company is navigating the challenges in its domestic - and still largest - market.

Latest News

Food industry quotes of week: Kraft-Heinz, ConAgra 27 Mar 2015

Katy Askew

The mega-merger between HJ Heinz and Kraft Foods Group took the US sector by storm this week. Elsewhere, ConAgra's results continued to show the cracks and Fonterra lowered its outlook on milk pricing. Here is just-food's week in words.

Burton's eyes US$100m US sales 11 Mar 2015

Katy Askew

UK-based biscuit group Burton's Biscuit Co. is eyeing accelerated growth in the US, where the company hopes to generate US$100m in sales in the "medium term".

CAGNY: Quote, unquote 20 Feb 2015

Dean Best

The annual Consumer Analyst Group of New York investment conference in Florida is one of the key dates in the industry calendar in the US. And this year's event, held this week, could mark a watershed moment.

Mondelez buys US free-from snack maker Enjoy Life 16 Feb 2015

Dean Best

Mondelez International has swooped for US free-from snack manufacturer Enjoy Life Foods in a bid to tap into rising consumer interest in their health.

Food industry news of week: Amira, Kellogg 13 Feb 2015

Dean Best

Campbell Soup Co., ConAgra Foods and Kellogg all indicated they are finding the going tough in the US this week with cuts to financial forecasts. Away from the results, however, it was global rice supplier Amira Nature Foods that grabbed the headlines after being accused of corruption.

Latest blogs

Ferrero moves to dismiss sale rumours 18 Feb 2015

Dean Best

Since Ferrero announced the death of company founder Michele Ferrero at the weekend, there has been fresh speculation over the future of the Kinder and Nutella maker. Today (18 February), the Italy-based giant looked to quash the rumours.

Hershey in Twitter backlash over Brit choco-ban 28 Jan 2015

Hannah Abdulla

US fans of British chocolate imports have taken to social media to vent their frustration after Hershey earlier this week reached a settlement with an importer to stop distributing British-made candy bars into the country.

Company research

Cadbury plc - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investment Report

Cadbury plc - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & A

MarketLine's Company Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investments reports offer a comprehensive breakdown of the organic and inorganic growth activity undertaken by an organi...

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Chocolate Confectionery in Pakistan

Chocolate Confectionery in Pakistan

2014 witnessed Cadbury Pakistan Ltd invest heavily in marketing and new product launches. Cadbury re-launched Perk, repackaged its flagship brand Cadbury Dairy Milk and launched Dairy Milk Bubbly. The...

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Biscuits in New Zealand

Biscuits in New Zealand

2013 saw Cadbury Confectionery Ltd expand its packaged foods portfolio from chocolate confectionery and ice cream into biscuits in New Zealand. The acquisition of Cadbury Confectionery Ltd by the glob...

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