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On the money: Spreads, ice cream top Unilever woes

Unilever's third quarter underlying sales growth missed analyst expectations as the Hellmann's maker reported its spreads segment was still...

just-food's pick: Natural Products Expo top tweets

Nothing gives you the experience of being on the ground at a trade show - without actually being on the ground - as well as social media. Th...

just-food's pick: Natural Products Expo top 10

just-food's picks of products at the Natural Products Expo East that tap into the hot trends in US grocery....

Focus: The impact of Heinz's stevia ketchup

In a move to win over the health-conscious, Heinz has launched a stevia-based variant of its flagship ketchup in the UK - which has half the...

Latest Interviews

Interview: Miguel Bostock, CEO, US snack firm Wise 15 Sep 2014

Dean Best

US salty snacks group Wise Foods faces some stiff competition but under the ownership of Mexican Coke bottler Arca Continental it believes it can grow. With Arca eyeing rapid growth from its snacks businesses in the US and in South America, Wise Foods is looking to NPD - notably with Hispanic-inspired flavours - to drive sales. Dean Best discussed Wise Foods' strategy with CEO Miguel Bostock.


just the answer: Amul MD Dr K Rathnam 2 Sep 2014

Poorna Rodrigo

Indian dairy giant Amul is gearing up for growth. The company is preparing a push into the value-added nutraceuticals sector in India while, further afield, the co-operative intends to start manufacturing in Europe and Singapore by early 2016. Newly-appointed managing director Dr K Rathnam speaks to just-food about Amul's future.

Latest News

Mondelez launches mini Oreos in Thailand 30 Oct 14

Dean Best

Mondelez International has rolled out mini Oreos in Thailand to meet local demand for "on-the-go snacks", the US food group said.


Nate's expands with omelette mix NPD 30 Oct 14

Katy Askew

Nate's Food Co., a US pancake and waffle batter manufacturer, will expand its product offering through the development of a one-minute omelette mix.


Kerry rebrands Wall's microwave sausages 28 Oct 14

Katy Askew

Kerry Group has rebranded its Wall's microwave sausages in the UK under a "ready baked" banner in order to highlight the product's "quality credentials".


MOM Brands launches Weight Watchers cereal range 27 Oct 14

Dean Best

US breakfast cereal producer MOM Brands has developed a line of Weight Watchers-branded products.


General Mills to launch "Ancient Grains" Cheerios 27 Oct 14

Dean Best

General Mills is looking to tap into consumer interest in the US in so-called "ancient grains" with an addition to its Cheerios range.


Food industry quotes of the week: Chiquita, SIAL 24 Oct 14

Katy Askew

A busy week in the food industry calendar, with the SIAL exhibition in Paris, ended with a shock announcement: Chiquita Brands International's shareholders rejected the company's plan to merge with Ireland's Fyffes. Elsewhere, we heard third-quarter updates from Unilever, Premier Foods and Mead Johnson.

Latest blogs

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Dean Best

There is still time to contribute to just-food's readership survey and, in doing so, put yourself in with a chance to win an iPad mini on us.


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Dean Best

Now's your chance to tell us. We are running a survey of our international readership and want to know what you think about our service - and the the challenges you are facing at the moment. It's all part of our aim to meet your needs.

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