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Inventure Foods, the US food maker, booked higher sales in the second quarter of the year but this was not enough to shrug off decreases in...
A second activist investor, West Face Capital, is reportedly adding to pressure from Tourbillon Capital Partners for SunOpta to sell its bus...
Mondelez International is to make a move to build its presence in China's chocolate market with the launch of its European brand Milka in Se...
Swiss dairy and infant nutrition business Hochdorf has is in talks aimed at the eventual takeover of local infant formula manufacturer Pharm...
Inventure Foods, the US food maker, booked higher sales in the second quarter of the year but this was not enough to shrug off decreases in the first quarter and the company's year-to-date revenue remained down.
A second activist investor, West Face Capital, is reportedly adding to pressure from Tourbillon Capital Partners for SunOpta to sell its business.
Mondelez International is to make a move to build its presence in China's chocolate market with the launch of its European brand Milka in September.
Swiss dairy and infant nutrition business Hochdorf has is in talks aimed at the eventual takeover of local infant formula manufacturer Pharmalys Laboratories.
Mondelez International has revised its forecast for how much the US snacks giant's revenues will grow on an organic basis in 2016.
WhiteWave Foods has unveiled new commitments to sustainability in areas including emissions, water use and sourcing.
UK retailers Iceland Foods and Morrisons have both announced plans to end the sale of eggs from caged hens in their stores by 2025.
Sunrise Strategic Partners, the US investment vehicle set up by former Boulder Brands CEO Steve Hughes, has taken a minority stake in Utah-based Kodiak Cakes.
Spain's Ebro Foods has reported higher first-half profits, helped by a rise in sales and boosted by the disposal of assets in Madrid and Puerto Rico.
Chinese infant formula maker Beingmate Baby & Child Food Co. has lowered its outlook for profits for the first half of this year, warning of the impact fraudulent infant formula sales has had on its brands.
Edita Food Industries, the Egypt-based baked goods group, has announced the resignation of CFO Sherif Fathy.
Grupo Bimbo, the Mexican bakery giant, has booked higher first-half earnings, as the company felt the benefit of exchange rates and lower raw material costs in North America and Europe.
Hormel Foods' US nut butter and snack business Justin's has extended its snack pack product line with the launch of Justin's peanut butter and banana chip snack pack.
Mars Inc subsidiary Wrigley is investing RUB600m (US$10m) in modernising its manufacturing facility in St Petersburg, Russia, to support the launch of a "Russian-developed" Juicy Fruit chewing gum product.
Dr Schär, the largest European maker of gluten-free products, has announced the launch of gluten-free pain au chocolat in Spain.
US snack maker Kar's Nuts has secured Non-GMO Project verified status for 12 snack medleys sold under its Second Nature brand.
UK food companies are more downbeat on the medium-term prospects for the global food industry than their European neighbours in the wake of the country's decision to exit the European Union, according to a new survey carried out by just-food.
Ireland-based food maker Greencore said today (26 July) the impact of the UK's decision to exit the EU will have a "minimal" short-term impact on its business.
Grupo Lala has attributed its higher second-quarter sales and earnings to the Mexican dairy group's focus on strategic priorities.
European natural food group Wessanen grew sales and earnings in the first half of the year, with sales of its own brands accelerating in the second quarter as the group benefited from growing demand for its offering of "sustainable, healthy" foods.
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