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Kerry Group has announced Edmond Scanlon, the head of the ingredients and packaged food company's operations in Asia Pacific, will replace S...
The value of UK food and drink exports grew by 10.5% in 2016 to a record of more than GBP20bn (US$24.8) as manufacturers "responded to rapid...
Indian biscuit maker Britannia Industries has signed a "non-binding memorandum of understanding" with Greek cake-to-croissant maker Chipita...
Hungary has signed an agreement that paves the way for a resumption of poultry product exports to Japan "within a very short space of time",...
Kerry Group has announced Edmond Scanlon, the head of the ingredients and packaged food company's operations in Asia Pacific, will replace Stan McCarthy as CEO.
The value of UK food and drink exports grew by 10.5% in 2016 to a record of more than GBP20bn (US$24.8) as manufacturers "responded to rapid growth in demand for quality produce", according to new figures from UK industry association the Food and Drink Federation (FDF).
Indian biscuit maker Britannia Industries has signed a "non-binding memorandum of understanding" with Greek cake-to-croissant maker Chipita that could lead to a joint venture between the two companies.
US food, coffee and pet food group J.M. Smucker has lowered its forecast for annual sales after a 5% drop in its top line in its third quarter.
Fresh Del Monte Produce today (21 February) booked a jump in profits for 2016 on the back of lower costs and higher selling prices within its banana divsion.
Irish ingredients-to-foods manufacturer Kerry Group booked an increase in profitability today (21 February) as the company shrugged off top line softness in its consumer foods division.
Ülker Bisküvi is in talks to take on a business in Saudi Arabia owned by United Biscuits, one of the Turkey-based snacks group's sister companies under the ownership of Yildiz Holding.
Seafood processor Thai Union said that it was able to maintain "stable" net profit in 2016 thanks to "stringent" cost controls that offset higher prices for salmon and tuna.
Lerøy Seafood Group said today (21 February) that it saw "record" sales and operating profit during 2016.
Podravka, the Croatia-based consumer goods group, had revealed an aim to "double" its revenue by 2021 as it booked higher sales and earnings for 2016.
Saputo has raised its offer to minority shareholders in Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory, the Australian firm in which the Canada-based dairy group, holds a majority stake.
US meat processor Smithfield Foods has launched an antibiotic-free line of fresh pork products under its Pure Farms brand.
Coconut water business Vita Coco is launching its first dairy alternative in the UK.
Hungary has signed an agreement that paves the way for a resumption of poultry product exports to Japan "within a very short space of time", after exports were temporarily blocked over avian flu concerns.
Kraft Heinz has pulled its GBP112bn (US$139.1bn) takeover bid for consumer goods giant Unilever.
Hungarian dairy Alföldi Tej is developing a new processing plant at its site in Debrecen to expand manufacturing including supplying products to China under a new export deal.
Union leaders say strike action at Ireland-based Kerry Group, in a dispute centred on the production of the firm's Cheestrings product, has been suspended after the company agreed to new conciliation talks.
Japan's Maruha Nichiro revealed a surge in third quarter earnings despite lower sales during the period.
Indian dairy group Prabhat Dairy has booked an increase in earnings during the first nine months of its financial year.
General Mills has cut its full-year sales and earnings outlook for the 12 months to end-May.
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