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Opinion: Brexit tension to be expected

Over the Bank Holiday weekend in the UK, the country's headlines were dominated about last week's meeting between Theresa May and European C...

Column: Fairtrade can still be watchful partner

Mondelez International's decision to change the way it works with Fairtrade sparked questions about the future of the ethical certification....

Focus: Nestle CEO plan to balance sales, earnings

Announcing's Nestle 2016 results today (16 February) newly-installed CEO Mark Schneider revealed growth at the Swiss food giant came in belo...

Column: UK Brexit plan leaves hard road ahead

The UK government has now provided a clearer idea of its objectives for the Brexit negotiations. Ben Cooper looks at where Theresa May’s "12...

Latest Interviews

Interview: Fairtrade Foundation head Mike Gidney 9 Mar 2017

Ben Cooper

As the annual Fairtrade Fortnight promotional period continues in the UK, Ben Cooper spoke with Michael Gidney, chief executive of the Fairtrade Foundation, about the new partnership it has struck with Mondelez International and the future for Fairtrade collaboration with major food companies.


How Agromousquetaires aims to grow - interview 9 Feb 2017

John Shepherd

Agromousquetaires is France's number one private-label supplier. However, three-quarters of the company's EUR4bn in annual sales is generated through business with Intermarché, its sister company under the umbrella of manufacturing and retail business Groupement des Mousquetaires. John Shepherd met Agromousquetaires chief executive Christophe Bonno to discuss the company's plans for growth.

Latest News

Ventura Foods names John Buckles as first COO 17 May 17

Helen Arnold

Ventura Foods has promoted John Buckles to the newly-created role of chief operating officer with effect from 1 June.


Ajinomoto FY profits down 15 May 17

Helen Arnold

Japan-based frozen food-to-seasonings manufacturer Ajinomoto has reported a fall in annual profits.


Ireland plans new restrictions on food advertising 12 May 17

John Shepherd

Ireland's government is preparing to unveil a "global first" code of practice to tighten restrictions on the sponsorship, marketing and product placement of food high in fat, salt and sugar (HFSS) to children and adults.


SunOpta touts progress after booking Q1 loss 10 May 17

Dean Best

Canada-based consumer food and ingredients group SunOpta pointed to signs of recovery in the first three months of 2017 despite its losses growing year-on-year.


Indian food importers criticise "unfair" penalties 4 May 17

John Shepherd

Food importers in India are calling for greater "fairness" in new requirements by regulators designed to streamline the clearance process for food imports.


Pinnacle Foods expands Birds Eye line-up 3 May 17

John Shepherd

Pinnacle Foods is expanding the Veggie Made line of its Birds Eye brand in the US and introducing a Superfood Blends and Organic Vegetables range.

Latest blogs

One major investment bank believes US-China trade war unlikely 23 Jan 17

David Leggett

Although risks of trade friction have increased with Donald Trump's election as US President, a research note from investment bank Credit Suisse sees an all-out trade war between the country and China as unlikely.


We wish you a merry Christmas 23 Dec 16

Dean Best

Today (23 December) is just-food's last day before closing for Christmas. We'll return, raring to go on Tuesday 3 January - but of course there's been plenty of top-notch content that has gone live in recent days for you to get you teeth into before then.

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