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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...

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...

Why personalisation will take-off in US food

As they search for paths to growth, there is increasing interest among food companies operating in the US in developing products or services...

CAGNY analysis: Danone's growth strategy

Danone focused much of its presentation at this week's Consumer Analyst Group of New York conference on its plans for the US. The French gro...

Latest Interviews

Interview: Freedom Foods charting growth strategy 26 Apr 2017

Katy Askew

Australia-based Freedom Foods Group is balancing its ambitions to grow at home and abroad. A supplier of allergen-free products in Australia, Freedom Foods is expanding its domestic presence through a focus on innovation. At the same time, the company is trying to grow its dairy, snack and cereal sales in China and the US. Katy Askew spoke to Freedom's general manager of marketing and innovation, Tom Dusseldorp, to find out more. 


Bright People launching ramen brand - interview 11 Apr 2017

Katy Askew

Family-owned Bright People Foods, the manufacturer of the Dr. McDougall's brand, is entering the instant noodle category with the launch of a new brand, Mike's Might Good Craft Ramen. The business wants to use its expertise in quality organic production to bring a premium offering to the instant noodle category in the US. Katy Askew spoke to Carolyn Vinnicombe, head of sales and member of the founding family at Bright People, to discover more about the group's ambitions. 

Latest News

Nestle eyes China's ageing population with NPD 23 May 17

Helen Arnold

Nestle is claiming it can boost the brain-power of the middle-aged and elderly in China with a new functional food.


UK smoothie brand Savse claims baby-food first 23 May 17

Helen Arnold

Savsé, which claims to be the UK’s fastest growing smoothie brand, has launched what it says is Europe’s first cold-pressed baby food.


Ferrero to launch Kinder egg variant in US 22 May 17

John Shepherd

Ferrero has confirmed plans to launch a version of its Kinder Egg in the US – Kinder Joy – early next year.


Britannia Industries unveils Wonderfulls cookies 19 May 17

Helen Arnold

Indian biscuit maker Britannia Industries has expanded its Good Day biscuits brand to include a range of Wonderfulls "premium cookies".


Smithfield Foods launches Skinnygirl deli meats 19 May 17

Helen Arnold

US meat group Smithfield Foods has launched a new line of better-for-you cold meats under the Skinnygirl brand.


Dr Oetker "plans muesli production in India" 18 May 17

Helen Arnold

Germany-based food company Dr Oetker India has announced plans to make a move on the cereal market in India by manufacturing its own muesli products in the country.

Latest blogs

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.


UK food associations come together on Brexit 9 Dec 16

Dean Best

The plethora of food manufacturing associations in the UK has been argued by some to be an impediment to the industry coming to a coherent position on the aftermath of Brexit and on what the sector should be demanding from the country's government now and ahead of talks with the EU. This week, more than 30 bodies published an open letter on the subject of labour, one of the critical issues facing the sector.

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