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Why "simple" and "real" will be industry buzzwords

If there's one thing the industry is sure of, it's that consumer demand for cleaner, simpler food is on the rise in the US. This was underli...

Nestle's 2014 results: 10 Things to Learn

Nestle reported full-year results that were broadly in-line with expectations, along with a slight beat on margin, this morning (19 February...

CAGNY: General Mills craves better-for-you growth

Right-sizing and a continued acceleration to position itself as a "better-for-you" food maker are likely to feature heavily on General Mills...

On the money: No quick wins for Kellogg

Kellogg appeared to be getting real yesterday and slashed long-term sales targets, following yet another set of disappointing numbers that s...

Latest Interviews

R&R Ice Cream adjusts to UK challenges 11 Feb 2015

Dean Best

In the second section of a two-part interview, R&R Ice Cream CEO Ibrahim Najafi speaks to Dean Best about how the UK-based company is navigating the challenges in its domestic - and still largest - market.


just the answer: Up & Go UK CEO James McMaster 6 Feb 2015

Katy Askew

Up & Go is the Sanitarium-owned breakfast drink brand that has revolutionised the breakfast category in Australia. Earlier this week it hit UK shelves after Life Health Foods UK, a joint venture between Sanitarium and Australian investment vehicle The Wingate Group, introduced it to the market. The company hopes that the move will help breath fresh life into a struggling sector. Katy Askew spoke to James McMaster, Up & Go UK CEO, to hear more about his hopes for the brand.

Latest News

Nestle launches portion-control Smarties in Canada 4 Mar 15

Dean Best

Nestle has revamped the packaging for its Smarties confectionery in Canada, a move it says will help consumers monitor how much of the sweets they eat.


Perfetti Van Melle adds to Center Fresh range 4 Mar 15

Dean Best

Perfetti Van Melle has developed a new Center Fresh chewing gum line in India that the confectioner claimed will give "long-lasting freshness" to consumers.


Snyder's-Lance ramps up gluten-free offering 4 Mar 15

Katy Askew

US snack maker Snyder's-Lance is expanding its offering with the introduction of a number of gluten-free options under its iconic brands, including a "first-ever" gluten-free sandwich cracker.


Simplot launches John West ancient grain tuna meal 4 Mar 15

Katy Askew

Simplot-owned tuna brand John West is launching a new range of ready to eat tuna meals, Tuna Brown Rice & Quinoa, in Australia.


Nestle slashes sugar in Fitness cereal 3 Mar 15

Hannah Abdulla

Nestle has launched a low-sugar version of its Fitness cereal in Europe.


Lundberg Family Farms adds to snacks range 3 Mar 15

Dean Best

US-based rice products maker Lundberg Family Farms has added two lines of rice cakes to its portfolio.

Latest blogs

Could 3D moulds offer cheap personalisation? 3 Mar 15

Katy Askew

3D design company Lehrmitt Design Studios is offering designs using 3D printing technologies that, it says, can add an "artist's touch" to assembly line chocolate.


just-food all set for Gulfood 6 Feb 15

Hannah Abdulla

Dubai is the modern day New York, with its towering skyscrapers and bright lights and tomorrow just-food is again flying over to the city for this year's annual Gulfood exhibition, where food manufacturers convene to build their presence in the city and the wider Middle East.

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