Blog: Dean BestWhile just-food is closed over Easter...

Dean Best | 24 March 2016

just-food is closed tomorrow and on Monday for the Easter holidays but there's plenty of key news and insight from this week for you to digest.

Alongside the Premier Foods plc takeover saga this week, we've been following the flurry of US companies announcing plans to label foods on sale domestically containing genetically-modified ingredients.

You can also read the two-part interview with John Haugen, the head of General Mills' investment arm 301 Inc., here.

This week, we also published an interview with US group Boulder Brands from the Expo West trade show earlier this month.

Next week, expect to see our coverage from the Consumer Analyst Group Europe investment conference, where Glanbia, Danone, Tyson Foods and McDonald's (but, in the end, not Premier) were among the companies discussing their performance and outlook with Europe's investment community.

For those marking it, have a good Easter break.

BLOG

Consumers are cooking for social media - and how brands can capitalise

We hear a lot in the food industry about two interconnected trends: and social media and “foodie” culture....

BLOG

Nestle announces changes to senior team with new CEO on horizon

Nestle, set to welcome a new CEO on 1 January, has announced more changes to the make-up of its senior management team....

BLOG

Blue Bell Creameries involved in another safety scare

Blue Bell Creameries is trying to win back the trust of consumers after a fatal listeriosis outbreak last year was linked to its products - but in recent days the US ice cream maker has issued another...

BLOG

Hain Celestial's Orchard House deal waved through

The UK's competition regulator has given the all-clear to Hain Celestial's bid to buy UK food and beverage group Orchard House Foods, nine months after the US group announced the deal....

just-food homepage



Forgot your password?