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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...

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...

Unilever's plan to grow in 2017: 6 things to learn

Unilever delivered sluggish sales but stronger-than-expected margins when it reported its full-year results today (26 January). The company'...

Latest Interviews

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. 


Interview: Kashi focusing on organic, transitional 30 Mar 2017

Katy Askew

Kashi Company, the US natural food business owned by Kellogg, is increasing its focus on organic products. With just 1% of US farmland dedicated to organic production, the group has come up with an innovative way of supporting farmers make the switch through its certified transitional programme. Katy Askew caught up with Tina Owens, senior manager of procurement and sustainability at Kashi, to find out more. 

Latest News

Mars launches Galaxy Swirlers fingers in UK 21 Apr 17

Dean Best

Mars has added to its Galaxy range in the UK with the launch of a range of chocolate fingers.


Noble Foods launches Heritage Breeds eggs line 21 Apr 17

John Shepherd

Noble Foods, owner of the UK-based free-range egg supplier The Happy Egg Co., has launched a "speciality egg range" – Heritage Breeds.


Mondelez launches Cadbury product in Australia 20 Apr 17

John Shepherd

Mondelez International is to launch a chocolate brand, Cadbury Dark Milk, in Australia next month.


Mars expands range with UK Protein Powder launch 18 Apr 17

John Shepherd

Mars is expanding its range of protein-enhanced products in the UK with the launch of a protein powder under its namesake chocolate brand.


Aryzta takes La Brea Bakery into snacks 18 Apr 17

John Shepherd

Aryzta has moved its US brand La Brea Bakery into snacks with the launch of a range of Flatbread Crisps.


Muller launches "shareable" dessert pots in UK 18 Apr 17

John Shepherd

German dairy Müller is launching the company's "first branded shareable dessert" in the UK.

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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