Gluten-free is currently a bright spot of strong growth in the largely stagnant developed markets of the US and western Europe. However, as...
Food manufacturers based in Venezuela have long struggled to supply the country's oil-fuelled economy amidst strict government controls and...
Online sales in the UK are on the rise as consumers increasingly shop for their groceries over the internet. Online sales represent a key gr...
Two of the bidders for Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory have this week made fresh offers for the Australian dairy. The focus now moves...
The UK organic food market has experienced some ups and downs in recent years but organic baby food producer Organix has remained consistent in its approach to delivering high-quality organic products. Michelle Russell met up with managing director Anna Rosier to find out how the company is driving growth and find out more about the opportunities it see at home and abroad.
US confectionery giant Hershey has a vision for growth. The company, which has long faced questions about its US-centric focus, is now looking to overseas markets to fuel sales expansion. Michelle Russell caught up with Thomas Joyce, vice president of customer and industry affairs for Hershey, to find out more about the challenges and opportunities presented by international markets.
Heinz is returning to the cup soup category in the UK five years after quitting the sector.
Dutch dairy group FrieslandCampina has appointed former Heinz executive Hein Schumacher as CFO.
Former Heinz chief executive Bill Johnson has taken up a role at private-equity group Advent International, which is eyeing more deals on the food sector.
Growing demand for beans and pulses has seen Heinz introduce three new options to its Heinz Beanz range in the UK.
This week Heinz teamed up with car maker Ford to explore ways to re-use tomato scraps. Interpol and Europol revealed they had made nearly 100 arrests in the crackdown on food fraud. Elsewhere, Fonterra was fined NZ$150,000 for delays in disclosing information related to the botulism scare. We analysed the progress of gluten-free in emerging market Brazil and, as part of our latest management briefing, just-food explored Nestle's venture in Vietnam. Here is the week in quotes.
Heinz has been added to the list of manufacturers to be pulled up on claims its product is "all-natural".
The free-from sector is witnessing strong growth in developed markets from Europe to the US and beyond.
- On the money: Unilever shifting into growth spots
- On the money: Danone denies strategy overhaul
- Why whole sector should take heed of meat scrutiny
- The just-food interview: Premier Foods CEO Darby
- On the money: Hershey confident in NPD pipeline
- Kellogg to close US snack plant
- Chobani bid for fresh UK appeal rejected
- 2 Sisters "passes" FSA poultry plant audits
- Tyson sells Mexico, Brazil ops to JBS
- FrieslandCampina to form "dairy zones" in Vietnam