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Week ahead: Gen Mills, ConAgra FYs; Hormel update

US food groups General Mills and ConAgra Foods report their annual results next week. Meanwhile, US peer Hormel Foods holds its annual inves...

Focus: Del Monte Foods to can consumer business?

Del Monte Foods is said to be looking to offload its canned food business. Such a deal may not come as a surprise to industry observers give...

Arla's merger plans show M&A bubbling as year ends

The consolidation seen in Europe's dairy sector in 2010 was marked with a final flourish in the last weeks of the year on Friday (17 Decembe...

Quote, unquote: just-food's week in words

PepsiCo talked of "snackifying" and "drinkifying", the UK coalition government warned of "nannying" and Carrefour blamed a "management malfu...

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StarKist invests in US salmon group Silver Bay 12 Nov 2014

Dean Best

US canned tuna group Starkist and its parent, South Korean conglomerate Dongwon Group, have jointly invested in Sliver Bay Seafoods, an Alaska-based salmon processor.


Del Monte Pacific books growth from base business 25 Feb 2014

Dean Best

Del Monte Pacific, the Asia-based group that recently acquired Del Monte Foods' canned foods arm, has reported higher underlying annual profits.


Del Monte Pacific books higher underlying profits 24 Oct 2013

Dean Best

Singapore-based food and drink group Del Monte Pacific has booked an increase in underlying third-quarter profits on the back of higher branded and own-label sales.


Editor's choice: the highlights on just-food 14 Oct 2013

Katy Askew

Last week's coverage has been dominated by two highlights of the food industry calendar. The first, industry trade show Anuga, saw just-food speaking to a number of up-and-coming companies, such as US kefir maker Lifeway Foods, about their export plans. The second, The World Retail Congress in Paris, provided us with an opportunity to delve into the emerging trends and hear from the great and the good of the food retail sector.


Del Monte Pacific acquires Del Monte brand in US 11 Oct 2013

Katy Askew

Singapore- and Manila-listed Del Monte Pacific Ltd has entered into an agreement to acquire the consumer foods unit of Del Monte Foods for US$1.68bn.

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JM Smucker continues diversification with pet food buy 4 Feb 2015

Katy Askew

US jam, peanut butter and coffee maker JM Smucker has continued its diversification drive with a deal to acquire Big Heart Pet Brands, formerly part of Del Monte Foods, in a deal worth more than US$5.8bn.

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Del Monte Foods Company - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investment Report

Del Monte Foods Company - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Part

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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Del Monte Foods Co in Packaged Food (World)

Del Monte Foods Co in Packaged Food (World)

Del Monte announced in October 2013 plans to sell its Consumer Products division including its brands in canned/preserved food and sauces, dressings and condiments. The company has for the past severa...

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Global Canned Food Market 2015-2019

Global Canned Food Market 2015-2019

Canned food products refer to processed food items that are available in airtight suitable metal cans with added preservatives. Short cooking time, long shelf life, and easy storage are some of the fa...

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