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Campbell's annual results and outlook - takeaways

Campbell Soup Co.'s shares slid in the wake of the release of the US company's annual results, which included lower sales and earnings - but...

Mondelez, Burton's look ahead after Cadbury deal

Last month, after some speculation earlier in the summer, Mondelez International confirmed it was buying the licence to manufacture, market...

Murray Goulburn's FY results - 7 things to learn

Embattled Australian milk processor Murray Goulburn reported its full-year results this week. The company, which part-listed on the Australi...

Nestle on China, candy, nutrition - analysis

Delivering its first-half numbers yesterday (18 August), Nestle reported a stronger operating performance but a sluggish organic growth rate...

Latest Interviews

Interview, part 1: Emmi CEO Urs Riedener 25 Aug 2016

Dean Best

The first-half results from Swiss dairy group Emmi, published on Tuesday, demonstrated the company's recent efforts to improve its profitability. The figures included a cut to Emmi's forecast for annual sales but, nonetheless, the numbers pleased analysts and the company's share price rose. Dean Best discussed the performance with Emmi CEO Urs Riedener.


Quorn Foods confident in prospects - interview 27 Jun 2016

John Shepherd

Quorn Foods, the UK-based meat-free supplier, has enjoyed solid growth in recent years on the back of growing consumer interest in reducing - or eliminating - meat from their diet. Now owned by Philippines-based Monde Nissin after a deal last autumn, Quorn expects its expansion to continue, CEO Kevin Brennan and Andrew Staal, the company's international director, tells John Shepherd.

Latest News

Aryzta margins under pressure 26 Sep 16

Katy Askew

Swiss bakery group Aryzta revealed a decrease in operating margins during fiscal 2015/16 due to an increase in marketing spending and "production inefficiencies". 


NZ King Salmon sets market price at US$113m 23 Sep 16

John Shepherd

New Zealand's King Salmon confirmed today (23 September) it has set a share price that gives the company a market value of NZD154.5m (US$113m) ahead of its initial public offering (IPO) if the offer is fully subscribed.


Fonterra says value-added strategy paying off  22 Sep 16

Katy Askew

Fonterra said today (22 September) its strategy to focus on higher-value products is paying off as it delivered a 65% jump in annual net profit. 


General Mills profit falls as sales disappoint  21 Sep 16

Katy Askew

General Mills reported lower first-quarter profit today (21 September) as sales failed to meet the company's expectations. 


NZ approves Shanghai Maling-SilverFern deal 20 Sep 16

John Shepherd

A subsidiary of China's Shanghai-listed Bright Food Group, Shanghai Maling Aquarius, has been cleared by the New Zealand government to take a 50% stake in local meat co-operative Silver Fern Farms in a NZD261m (US$191m) deal.


Ahold Delhaize resolves Kraft Heinz delisting spat 20 Sep 16

John Shepherd

A breakdown in talks that led to a number of Kraft Heinz products being temporarily delisted in the Netherlands by newly-merged supermarket operators Ahold and Delhaize, has been resolved, just-food was told today (20 September).

Latest blogs

China's Yili gained as dairy market curdled in 2015 26 Jul 16

Dean Best

Rabobank's annual league table of the world's largest dairy companies has been released - and the data underlines what a challenging market it has been in recent months.


Brexit – the just-food confidence survey 12 Jul 16

Katy Askew

Following last month's referendum in the UK on the country's membership of the European Union, the repercussions from the decision to leave have been felt far and wide.

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