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The key questions for digital strategists in 2017

In his latest column for just-food, Keith Anderson, vice president of strategy and insights at e-commerce analytics firm Profitero, outlines...

Whole Foods, Aldi, M&S - retail round-up, Nov 2016

In a bumper month for significant moves from the world's food retailers, the spotlight shone on the performance of Whole Foods in the US, Al...

How Tyson's new CEO plans to grow the meat group

Shares in US meat group Tyson Foods took a battering this week, when the company missed earnings estimates and announced the appointment of...

Focus: Greencore goal to be national player in US

Greencore, the Ireland-based convenience food group, wants to expand its reach in the US as a national distributor of food-to-go products an...

Latest Interviews

How PepsiCo is taking action on palm oil 13 Sep 2016

Ben Cooper

Today (13 September), PepsiCo publishes the first update on its "palm oil action plan". Ben Cooper spoke with Andrew Aulisi, senior director for global environmental policy at PepsiCo, about the progress to date and how the company's initial actions and achievements are likely to be received by environmental campaigners.

Interview: advocates organise ahead of US election 6 Sep 2016

Ben Cooper

Activists, industry advocates and many consumers would like food to be a more prominent issue in major elections, such as the current race to the US White House. History, Ben Cooper writes, may suggest this is a forlorn hope but, speaking to Claire Benjamin DiMattina of the Plate of the Union campaign, it is clear advocates do not believe it is a futile endeavour.

Latest News

Bumble Bee Foods exec in price-fixing guilty plea 9 Dec 2016

John Shepherd

The senior vice-president of sales at US seafood group Bumble Bee Foods, Walter Scott Cameron, has agreed to plead guilty for his role in a conspiracy to fix the prices of packaged seafood sold in the country.

Post Holdings settles egg lawsuit claims 9 Dec 2016

John Shepherd

US food group Post Holdings has reached an agreement to settle anti-trust class action claims against its Michael Foods unit.

Premium Brands Holdings makes another acquisition 8 Dec 2016

Katy Askew

Canadian food group Premium Brands Holdings has acquired Toronto-based Diana's Seafood, the company's seventh acquisition of 2016.

Tyson on track for "best quarter"  8 Dec 2016

Katy Askew

Tyson Foods has said it is on track to deliver its "best quarter in history" and the US meat giant hinted it could lift its earnings guidance for the remainder of its financial year. 

Hain Celestial appoints Nestle executive as US COO 8 Dec 2016

Katy Askew

Hain Celestial, the US food group, has appointed Nestle executive Gary Tickle as chief operating officer of its domestic business amid a number of senior changes at the business.

Organic Valley lifts grass-fed milk production 8 Dec 2016

Katy Askew

US dairy cooperative CROPP has said it is increasing production of its grass-fed milk Organic Valley products as additional farmers join its milk pool.

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