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Greencore's food-to-go focus paying dividends

Prioritising its food-to-go operations in the UK and the US has led Greencore to report higher annual sales and earnings. And the Ireland-ba...

The top takeaways from IGD's Supply Chain Summit

With stagnant volumes and volatility in costs putting pressure on margins, more companies are turning their attention to supply chains to ek...

The consistent inconsistency of European promos

Are promotions leading to increased sales in Europe's major grocery markets? IRI's Jacques Dupré analyses how discounts are affecting sales,...

How full service restaurants can maintain momentum

The fundamentals of Britain’s strengthening economy are favouring restaurants right now, particularly full-service restaurants and pubs. The...

Latest Interviews

How Thai Union wants to be sustainability "leader" 28 Sep 2015

Ben Cooper

When unveiling its new name and corporate identity last week, seafood giant Thai Union Group placed sustainability at the heart of its agenda. Following her appointment as the company's group director of sustainable development, Dr Darian McBain spoke with Ben Cooper about Thai Union's approach to sustainability and aspirations for the future.

Briefing: Tokyo plans to double food exports 13 Aug 2014

Katy Askew

The Japanese government has set out an ambitious programme to increase food exports. With a focus on high-quality, high-value, products the authorities hope that increasing Japanese food sales internationally will help revitalise the country's lacklustre economy and offset declining domestic consumption. just-food spoke to Japan's Parliamentary Vice-Minister Yasuhiro Ozato to find out more.

Latest News

"Serious" suitors lined up for Chicken of The Sea 26 Nov 15

Dean Best

Thai Union Group has said companies have been lined up to buy US asset Chicken of the Sea should the Thai group's move to acquire another canned seafood business in the country, Bumble Bee Foods, goes through.

Hijos de Carlos Albo cools Chinese takeover talk 26 Nov 15

Jens Kastner

Spanish canned seafood exporter Hijos de Carlos Albo has confirmed to just-food it may consider a takeover by Chinese investment group China Resources Corporation (CRC).

Scottish Salmon Co. Q3 sales down, profits mixed 26 Nov 15

Dean Best

The Scottish Salmon Co. has booked a fall in third-quarter sales and a set of mixed profit numbers for the period.

Nestle combats Thai seafood supply forced labour 24 Nov 15

Katy Askew

Swiss food group Nestle has issued an action plan to tackle forced labour and other human rights abuses in its supply of seafood from Thailand. 

US FDA approves genetically engineered salmon  20 Nov 15

Katy Askew

The US Food and Drug Administration granted its first approval for a genetically engineered animal destined for human consumption when it approved AquaBounty Technologies' AquAdvantage salmon for sale and consumption in the country. 

Whitby Seafoods mulls production overhaul 17 Nov 15

Dean Best

UK group Whitby Seafoods is considering changes to its manufacturing network that could lead to the closure of one of its four plants and two other facilities combined into one.

Latest blogs

Food brands have yet to fully exploit the rise of online grocery 23 Sep 15

Dean Best

Online selling still represents a huge opportunity for food manufacturers to develop a better understanding of their shoppers and to reach them directly, according to a new report set to be published next month.

US lawsuit puts prawn supply chain back in spotlight 24 Aug 15

Dean Best

A lawsuit tabled in the US has brought fresh attention to the supply chain for prawns, which hit headlines around the world last year amid claims of slavery.

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