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Premier Foods approaches debt target - analysis

Premier Foods is nearing completion of a long-awaited strategic review. Simon Harvey takes a look at the latest developments, including ...

CBD products among items tipped to be big in the UK in 2020

Predicting the UK food industry trends of 2020

Andy Coyne asks key UK food industry influencers and analysts for their predictions of what we are likely to see in the sector in 2020....

Choosing which channel into which launch brand is vital, analysts say

Taking acquired brands international

Big Food is snapping up smaller brands to inject some growth into their businesses. But how can large companies best roll out their new asse...

'The majority of Americans in 2035 will still be sitting down to traditional Thanksgiving meal'

Why food in 2035 won't be hugely different to now

Fresh from an event in San Francisco discussing the future of food, our US columnist gets out his crystal ball - and argues the market in 15...

Nestle CEO Schneider has described Yinlu as having 'disappointing' 2019 so far

Why Nestle would be praised for disposals in China

Nestlé's business in China may be set for significant changes. If they materialise, what would it signify for the world's largest foo...

Kukutai (far right): 'Year-on-year 2015 through '19. every year has been record year [of investment]'

The food-tech landscape – the investors' view

The Future Food-Tech event in London heard from corporate and VC investors as they surveyed the challenges and opportunities in the sector....


The rise of plant-based and the clean-label challenge

We examine whether clean-label concerns among consumers will support the plant-based category's continued growth or present challenges.


Orkla's new CEO has foot on right pedal but still early days

Jaan Ivar Semlitsch joined an under-pressure Orkla as CEO this summer and initial signs are positive, although it is a little early to judge if gains will be sustained.

Thought Leaders


Unilever chairman steps down from role

Andy Coyne | 13 Nov 19 Unilever - new chairman announced

Anglo-Dutch consumer goods giant Unilever has announced that its current chairman is to step down from the role.


Dairy Farmers of America on move for Dean Foods

Dean Best | 12 Nov 19 DairyPure owner Dean Foods has filed for Chapter 11

Dairy Farmers of America, the US co-op, has explained why it is looking to acquire the assets of under-pressure processor Dean Foods.


Yet more M&A for Canada's Premium Brands Holdings

Dean Best | 11 Nov 19 Premium Brands Holdings trimmed forecasts for 2019 revenue and EBITDA

Premium Brands Holdings, the acquisitive Canada-based foods supplier, has snapped up another couple of businesses and bought 50% of a third.

Recent News - (Updated: 1:59pm 13 Nov 2019)

South Africa's AVI sells stake in Australian JV

Namibian meat firm Hartlief sells majority stake

Bega Cheese appoints new finance chief

NPD - Mars, Myprotein, Mrs Crimble's, Mara

Mowi announces new CEO appointment

UK baby-food maker For Aisha gets PE investment

Iceland Seafood to buy Spanish peer

Premier Foods makes executive changes

Happy Cheeze founder Dr. Mudar Mannah on the rise of vegan cheese, winning lawsuits and looking for more investment - the bitesize interview

Dean BestDr. Mannah: 'During the day I was working as a doctor and at night making cheese.'

Fledgling German firm Happy Cheeze is looking to ride the rising interest in alternatives to dairy products but it's not all been plain sailing, as the company tells Dean Best.


Seeking brands that "solve a pain point" - Amit Pandhi on Velocity Snack Brands' acquisition targets

Andy CoynePopchips - VSB's first portfolio company

Andy Coyne speaks to Amit Pandhi, the man charged with building up a better-for-you snacking portfolio at new, private-equity-owned, US snacks group Velocity Snack Brands.


From pizza to chicken but with cauliflower – Gail Becker on rise of US frozen-food firm Caulipower

Dean BestBecker: 'I wish I could say that I saw the growth. But I didn't'

Gail Becker gave up a lucrative career in PR to run her own food business. She talks to us about the growth of US frozen-food firm Caulipower.

How will the UK’s departure from the EU affect the food industry? Here we bring together the latest news and views on the impact Brexit could have on the sector.

UK food industry warns Brexit deal "backward step" ahead of crucial vote

UK food industry warns Brexit deal 'backward step' ahead of crucial vote

UK industry body The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has urged MPs to think carefully before casting their votes on the Brexit deal tomorrow.


EU agri-food chain welcomes new Brexit agreement


UK food industry body hopes PM Johnson's Brexit agreement "definitively" rules out no-deal exit


UK food industry body says new Brexit proposals "don't work"


UK sets out Brexit proposals

The refocusing of Hain Celestial

The refocusing of Hain Celestial

In the face of growing competition in the US, Hain Celestial has, in recent years, increasingly talked of a need to "simplify" its portfolio.

What's the outlook for cell-based food?

What's the outlook for cell-based food?

Seen as a sustainable and animal-friendly way of feeding the world, the nascent area of cell-based is attracting a lot of attention from investors.

The reshaping of Campbell Soup Co.

The reshaping of Campbell Soup Co.

The US-based manufacturer is selling off assets and refocusing on North America in a bid to improve its performance.

Big Meat muscles into alternatives

Big Meat muscles into alternatives

The growing consumer interest in cutting meat intake and eating alternatives to meat has caught the attention of the world's largest meat companies, which are using M&A, equity investments and NPD to grab a piece of the action.

Sustainability: Implications of the biggest trend in the con

Sustainability: Implications of the biggest trend in the containers and packaging market

Perhaps the most notable trend which has impacted the global containers and packaging market in recent years is sustainability. At present, consumers, manufacturers, retailers, advocacy groups and world governments are encouraging environmentally friendly packaging, which has had a huge impact on the dynamics of the market. Consumers are increasingly attentive to all aspects of the production process, from the sustainable sourcing of raw ingredients, through to the carbon footprint associated with production processes, and most importantly, the environmental credentials of a product's packaging. This case study examines the biggest impacts the sustainability trend has had on the market... Read more

Published: August 2019 - ($995.00)


Opportunities in the Global Bakery & Cereals Sector

Published: July 2019 - ($3450.00)


Country Profile: Pasta & Noodles in the US

Published: August 2019 - ($875.00)


Organic Food in Asia-Pacific

Published: February 2019 - ($350.00)


Grupo Herdez SA de CV - Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report

Published: August 2019 - ($175.00)


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