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Comment: Danone, PepsiCo caught in Russia backlash

For US and European companies exporting products to Russia, the operating environment has been challenging to say the least. Recent comments...

What the analysts say: Cranswick FY

UK pork group Cranswick this morning (20 April) booked an increase in adjusted annual earnings and in sales. Profits exceeded analysts' expe...

Category crunch: UK pork sector in state of flux

The UK pork sector hit the headlines when Dutch food group Vion announced plans to exit the market. The sudden withdrawal of a major player...

Latest Interviews

SIAL 2014: Danish Crown eyes organics sector 28 Oct 2014

Katy Askew

Danish Crown is grappling with a world meat market marked by the Russian import ban and weaker European demand. In response, the Danish co-operative plans to use its global footprint, on the one hand, while capitalising on growth areas such as increasing consumer interest in organics, on the other. Katy Askew spoke to Henrik Biilmann, MD of Danish Crown's organic arm Friland, to find out more.


Tulip's evolution from a "meat" to "food" company 6 Nov 2013

Katy Askew

Tulip, the UK arm of pork giant Danish Crown, is most associated closely with its bacon products. However, over the past three years the group has evolved into a more broad-based food company. Jonathan Barbet, commercial manager at Tulip UK, talks to just-food about this development, the benefits that it brings and where Tulip sees future growth.

Latest News

Tulip targets discounters, independents 28 Apr 2015

Katy Askew

Tulip, the UK arm of Danish Crown, aims to grow its presence in discount, independent and wholesale channels through its Plumrose canned meat and meals range.


Danish Crown, Westfleisch form JV 24 Mar 2015

Katy Askew

Danish Crown and Westfleisch are forming West Crown, a joint venture for the boning and sale of sow meat.


Food industry quotes of week: Nestle, Premier 20 Mar 2015

Hannah Abdulla

Last week, just-food was live at the Consumer Analyst Group Europe conference, where some of the largest industry names including Nestle, Strauss and Danone provided business updates. Elsewhere, Mars confirmed plans to invest in a Snickers production plant in India. Rumours were also rife General Mills was looking to offload its Green Giant business. Here is the week in quotes.


Danish Crown to restructure Ringsted plant 17 Mar 2015

Hannah Abdulla

Danish Crown has announced plans to cut capacity at a facility in Denmark, a move that is likely to affect 280 staff.


Food news of the week: yoghurt cartel, US ports 27 Feb 2015

Dean Best

France's competition watchdog this week confirmed an announcement on its three-year long probe into allegations of a price fixing in the country's yoghurt sector is imminent. Elsewhere, US companies affected by the dispute on West Coast ports said the backlog would take weeks to clear.

Company research

Danish Crown Group: Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Profile & SWOT Report

Danish Crown Group: Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Profil

Canadean's "Danish Crown Group: Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Profile & SWOT Report" contains in depth information and data about the company and its operations. The profile contains a company ove...

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Global Meat Market: Merger and Acquisitions February 2014

Global Meat Market: Merger and Acquisitions February 2014

The report provides a review of the mergers and acquisitions (M&As), partnering deals, and agreements entered into by companies active in the global meat market during February 2014....

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Chilled & Deli Food in Europe

Chilled & Deli Food in Europe

Chilled & Deli Food in Europe industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2009-13, and forecast to 2018). The profile also contain...

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