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Post Holdings has struck a deal to acquire fellow US breakfast cereal manufacturer MOM Brands for around US$1.15bn....
Dutch meat processor Vion Food Group has announced the departure of CEO Michiel Herkemij after a little over a year the job....
French poultry processor Groupe Doux is to create over 190 jobs at plants across the country, a move it said was a sign of its recovery a ye...
Premier Foods plc saw "improving" branded sales trends throughout the fourth quarter of 2014, news that lifted the Mr Kipling maker's shares...
Post Holdings has struck a deal to acquire fellow US breakfast cereal manufacturer MOM Brands for around US$1.15bn.
Dutch meat processor Vion Food Group has announced the departure of CEO Michiel Herkemij after a little over a year the job.
Danish Crown's UK arm, Tulip, has launched a low-salt version of its Danepak bacon in the country.
PepsiCo has announced the launch of a sweet snacking option under its Frito-Lay Cheetos brand in the US.
US canned pancake and waffle maker Nate's Food Co. has announced plans to build a facility to increase production.
Vietnamese dairy group Hanoimilk booked a surge in fourth-quarter sales, offsetting some impact of lower revenues in the first nine months of the year.
Respect Foods is launching a line of whole grain breakfast sandwiches that are free from artificial colours, flavours and preservatives.
French poultry processor Groupe Doux is to create over 190 jobs at plants across the country, a move it said was a sign of its recovery a year after emerging from administration.
Premier Foods plc saw "improving" branded sales trends throughout the fourth quarter of 2014, news that lifted the Mr Kipling maker's shares in early trade today (23 January).
Chiquita Brands International has named Darcilo Santos, an executive from Safra Group, the Brazilian investment firm that took the produce giant private last year, as its new CFO.
Singapore-based Fraser and Neave has secured a licensing deal with Nestle to manufacture and distribute the Carnation, Bear Brand, Bear Brand Gold, Ideal Milk and Milkmaid products in ASEAN countries.
Hershey has confirmed it has resolved a legal battle with LBB Imports, a US firm the confectionery giant had accused of infringing its trademarks.
Unilever revealed its 2014 results this week and revealed its food sales fell last year, prompting CEO Paul Polman to admitted the Flora and Becel maker had lagged the change in how consumers viewed spreads. Elsewhere, Lifeway Foods CEO, Julie Smolyansky, insisted the business is not for sale.
Unilever was this week the first major food group to announce results for 2014 - a mixed year - and CEO Paul Polman admitted the company had slow in reacting to changes in consumer demands on spreads. The chief executive of Lifeway Foods told just-food the US culture dairy products group was - contrary to reports - not in talks to sell the business.
US natural foods group NuGo Nutrition has announced the acquisition of Gnu Foods FiberLove bars, which have been re-branded NuGo Fiber d'Lish.
Cherkizovo, the Russian poultry processor, has announced the launch of a "healthy" line of ready-to-cook chilled chicken products in its domestic market.
Yoghurt maker Chobani has launched a range targeting children aged one to two in the US.
The US Department of Agriculture is "taking specific aim" at reducing Salmonella and Campylobacter in chicken products through the introduction of new federal standards, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said.
Filipino conglomerate Monde Nissin is reportedly set to acquire Australian food group Menora Foods.
Three companies bidding for Slovenian food producer Zito have been invited to perform due diligence, according to local newspaper Delo Daily.
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