Latest food news & analysis in Asia
Taco Bell's bid to bring value to breakfast in the US, the potential roll-out of McDonald's all-day breakfast to other markets and the retur...
With strong fundamentals to support growth and a sizeable population there can be little doubt that the Indian market offers international f...
E-commerce is in its early days in India but has the potential to be an important high-growth sales channel for manufacturers. Rapid uptake...
India could be gearing up to streamline its notoriously bureaucratic system of food approval, which, industry experts argue, could not only...
Devendra Chawla, group president for food, FMCG and brands at India's Future Group, has a clear view of how the Indian branded food sector is, and has been, developing. While Indian consumers love to try new products, they prefer them to be spiced with some familiar flavours from the past. Mini Pant Zachariah caught up with Chawla to learn more about his take on the evolution of the Indian palate.
The Indian food sector presents exporters with a potentially significant medium- to long-term opportunity. The size of the country's population – around 1.2bn – and an expanding middle class are driving growth in demand. In the first on our series of articles taking a deep dive into India's food industry, just-food spoke to international export associations to find out the potential and pitfalls awaiting companies that want to sell into this promising, yet challenging, market.
First-quarter profits at Indonesian agri-food business Indofood have risen on the back of higher sales.
Vinamilk, Vietnam’s largest dairy producer, has reported a 37.9% rise in first-quarter pre-tax profits to VND2.63trn (US$118m).
Ros Agro, the UK-listed Russian holding company behind Russian food maker Rusagro, has announced a further offering on the London Stock Exchange of US$250m in ordinary shares.
Nestle has launched a line of Greek yoghurt products in India.
Bright Dairy & Food Co., the Chinese dairy group, saw its profits fall by more than a quarter amid a decline in sales.
Mother Dairy, the Indian food group, is planning to set up new plants to increase its presence in the east and west of the country.
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