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What lies ahead for Tyrrells and Amplify?

Amplify Snack Brands, the US snack maker, this week announced its latest acquisition, striking a deal to buy private-equity-owned UK crisp f...

Future trends in natural food to go mainstream

Consumer demand for natural and organic foods is ballooning in developed markets and the sector is expanding its appeal to mainstream consum...

Nestle catering for an ageing global population

The newest of Nestle's 40 R&D facilities is a unit in Singapore specialising in nutrition to support healthy ageing. Ben Cooper reports on t...

Unilever is "working harder" in tough environment

Unilever CEO Paul Polman left investors with no illusions today (21 July): trading is tough and the company expects it to get tougher. As a...

Latest Interviews

Why skyr could be the next big thing in US yoghurt 5 Jul 2016

Katy Askew

Icelandic Provisions is a company formed by investors from the US and Iceland to bring traditional skyr yoghurt to the US. Icelandic Provisions chairman Einar Sigurðsson believes that skyr has the potential to be the next growth area in US yoghurt, in much the same was that Greek yoghurt brought explosive growth to the category in the 2000s. Sigurdsson speaks to just-food about what he believes skyr brings to the category. 


Nestle's focus on food for health - interview 29 Jun 2016

Liz Newmark

Specialist health and nutritional foods are set to become more important in the food market, according to Nestle executive vice president and head of the Europe, Middle East and North Africa zone, Luis Cantarell. In particular, Cantarell says developing food to meet the nutritional requirements of the ageing population is a key priority for the world's largest food group. 

Latest News

Tine boosted by international dairy operations 26 Aug 16

John Shepherd

Norway-based dairy cooperative Tine has booked a slight increase in operating profit for the first half of 2016 boosted by a strong showing in its international dairy business.


Nestle launches kids cereal Ceregrow in India 26 Aug 16

Katy Askew

Nestle is expanding in the Indian cereal market with the launch of Nestle Ceregrow, a multi-grain cereal targeting children. 


Moon Ridge Foods opens pork plant in US 26 Aug 16

John Shepherd

US start-up Moon Ridge Foods has opened its pork processing plant in Pleasant Hope, Missouri.


Natural Balance launches Nakd Posh Bits snacks 25 Aug 16

Katy Askew

Natural Balance Foods, the UK snack business majority owned by Belgium-based Lotus Bakeries, is aiming to tap into demand for "healthy indulgence" in the UK with a new line under its Nakd brand. 


Whitworths launches "easy baking" mixes 23 Aug 16

John Shepherd

Whitworths, the UK supplier of dried fruit, nuts and seeds, is launching a range of mixes designed to make baking more convenient.


Dole launches Mixations fruit snacks  18 Aug 16

Katy Askew

Dole Packaged Foods is launching Dole Mixations, snack ups that combine fruit sauce and chunks, in the US.

Latest blogs

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.


Kellogg's opens Broadway cafe 30 Jun 16

Katy Askew

US cereal giant Kellogg's revealed plans to open a cafe in New York City, located at a prime location on Broadway.

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