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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: UK sugar debate becoming more measured

Ben Cooper reports from a UK conference on sugar this week and finds a shift in the tone of discussion from debate to action....

Opinion: Big Food needs to think radically

With first-quarter results rolling in, Jefferies consumer goods analyst Martin Deboo argues the numbers underline the issues facing the sect...

Analysis: Lack of harmony in Europe on labelling

Front-of-pack nutritional labelling has long been a subject of fierce debate within the food industry - and between food companies and publi...

Latest Interviews

Interview: D's Naturals on General Mills backing 1 May 2017

Katy Askew

D's Naturals has developed rapidly from its inception just two years ago. Today, the US plant-based protein bar maker generates around US$10m in sales and has attracted investment from General Mills investment arm, 301 Inc. Founder Daniel Katz – or D as he is also known – spoke to just-food's Katy Askew about the development of the business and its prospects.


Interview: Farmhouse Culture taps gut-health 24 Mar 2017

Katy Askew

US firm Farmhouse Culture produces what – at first glance – might sound like a traditional product: fermented or pickled vegetables. But, in re-imagining the production method, first developed primarily as a preservation technique, Farmhouse Culture – which has recently secured investment from General Mills – has updated the concept in a way that is proving appealing to US consumers. Katy Askew spoke to Farmhouse Culture director of marketing Marc McCullagh to find out more. 

Latest News

Nestle, Unilever join call on EU nutrient profiles 16 May 17

John Shepherd

Food giants have joined forces to call for the "urgent adoption" of nutrient profiles in the EU to ensure nutrition and health claims made for food products are genuine.


Graze launches Protein Bites in UK 16 May 17

John Shepherd

UK healthy snacks retailer Graze has launched its "energy-fuelled" oat-based Protein Bites product in the country.


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.


News of week: Stonyfield, Bumble Bee, Sun Basket 11 May 17

Dean Best

This week saw the first confirmed interest in Danone's US organic unit Stonyfield emerge, heard calls from India's food watchdog for a tax on 'junk food', seafood group Bumble Bee Foods plead guilty to price-fixing and Unilever invest in a US meal-kit firm.


India food watchdog calls for junk food tax 9 May 17

Helen Arnold

India's food safety regulatory body has proposed the introduction of a tax on all packaged foods containing high levels of fat, salt and sugar.


ABF launches Tip Top sandwich thins in Australia 8 May 17

John Shepherd

Associated British Foods has launched a range of sandwich thins in Australia under its Tip Top bread brand.

Latest blogs

Food policy returns to focus in Westminster 27 Apr 17

Ben Cooper

Amid the political turmoil in the UK caused by the EU Referendum, the resignation of a Prime Minister, subsequent burning debates over the Brexit “divorce” settlement and now by the surprise announcement of a general election, it is easy to forget food policy was briefly elevated up the political agenda last year. It returns to focus in Westminster for a few hours today (27 April).


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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