RUSSIA: Kellogg European brands set for launch
Kellogg is to begin selling two European cereal brands in Russia next week, the US food giant has told just-food.
The company, which bought Russian biscuit and ready-to-eat cereal business The United Bakers Group at the start of 2008, said production of the two cereal brands had started in November.
Coco Pops and Miel Pops - a cereal on sale in markets including France and Spain - will hit Russian shelves on 10 December, Kellogg told just-food.
"Russia is becoming more European, so we think the time is right," a Kellogg spokesperson told just-food.
As quarterly results from the world's listed food makers rained down upon us last week, industry watchers waited for any signs of confidence about the economic outlook, writes Dean Best....
The Australian federal government's commitment to spend A$900,000 (US$807,000) over three years to make foods healthier in Australia has been applauded by the Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC...
Confirmation that Unilever is planning to sell its Italian frozen food business proved popular reading this week. It now seems likely the consumer goods giant will continue to streamline its business ...
- Does Kraft Heinz want to swallow Unilever whole?
- US food next wave on display at Winter Fancy Food
- Focus: Nestle CEO plan to balance sales, earnings
- Comment: Meal kits in US - don't believe the hype
- Wessanen eyes growth in "resurgent" organic market
- Kraft Heinz pulls Unilever bid
- General Mills issues profit warning
- Kerry operating earnings strengthen on slow sales
- Kerry Group staff in Ireland suspend strike action
- Kerry's Scanlon to replace McCarthy as CEO