Premier joined with Nissin to revitalise Batchelors brand

Premier - cautious optimism or false promises?

Shares in Premier Foods rose on Wednesday (15 November) after the UK group posted second-quarter numbers that cheered the market. However, w...

'As policy, it is strong, weak and evasive in one document'

Focus: Scotland obesity offensive begs questions

With health a devolved policy area in the UK, Scotland has come forward with its own plans to tackle obesity in its country. David Burrows l...

Tyson Foods - buoyant on back of positive results

Tyson Foods FY results and outlook: 7 takeaways

Tyson Foods this week issued a set of annual results that included rising sales, a record level of operating income and record earnings per...

More companies are expected to align sustainability strategies with SDGs

In-depth: Why align with UN sustainability goals?

Over the two years since the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs) were launched, increasing numbers of food companies have...

Pietrangeli: 'We are facing an existential threat to our industry and we need to act fast'

IDF World Dairy Summit - the highlights

The volatility in commodity prices, the rise of plant-based alternatives, Brexit, Trump - there was plenty for delegates who headed to Belfa...

TreeHouse's shares tumbled on Thursday (2 November)

Column: It's not child's play for TreeHouse

After a largely smooth decade for TreeHouse Foods since its inception in 2005, the largest private-label supplier in the US has found it tou...


How Europe's butter category melted this summer - analysis 2 Nov 17

Butter has grabbed the headlines in Europe in 2017. Falling milk production, a poor yield in 2016 and demand from emerging markets has led to a decline in the butter supply in Europe and a spike in prices. Anne Lefranc, the European marketing director at IRI International, reviews the latest sales and pricing data for butter across six key European markets.


Eyeing Asia, Saputo moves for Murray Goulburn - editor's viewpoint 30 Oct 17

Dean Best weighs up why Saputo has moved to buy the embattled Australian dairy group.

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Jardine Cycle & Carriage ups Vinamilk stake to 10%

Simon Harvey | 20 Nov 17 Jardine Cycle & Carriage made multiple share purchases in past week

Singapore's automotive group Jardine Cycle & Carriage (JC&C) has increased its stake in Vietnam's largest dairy company Vinamilk to 10%.


Tyson Foods chooses Tennessee for chicken plant

Andy Coyne | 20 Nov 17 Tyson Foods - chose Tennessee over a number of other suitors

US chicken giant Tyson Foods has said it expects to create 1,500 jobs at a new chicken production plant in western Tennessee.


Ontario Teachers' Pension moves into aquaculture

Simon Harvey | 20 Nov 17 Atlantic Aqua Farms cultivates mussels on Prince Edward Island

Canada's Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan has bought Atlantic Aqua Farms of the US as part of a mandate to invest in the global food industry.

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Orkla acquisition trail lengthens with Agrimex

UK's Pukka Pies reveals expansion plans

PepsiCo dairy JV Beyti nears EBRD backing

Earnings: Kikkoman, Pioneer Foods, Astral Foods

Argentina's Molino Canuelas postpones IPO

Fonterra CEO Theo Spierings takes on new role

MPs question safety processes in wake of 2 Sisters

Huishan Dairy eyes provisional liquidation

Mochi ice-cream maker Bubbies sets out stall - interview 20 Nov 17

Dean BestHawaii-based Bubbies set to open plant on mainland US

As Bubbies Homemade Ice Cream & Desserts approaches the first anniversary of a change in its ownership, the US maker of mochi ice cream has plans to expand domestically and overseas. Dean Best spoke to Bubbies CEO Rick Schaffer about the company’s ambitions.


From UK bread woe to overseas gains and M&A moves - Associated British Foods FD John Bason on 2016/17 and year ahead - interview 9 Nov 17

Dean BestAllied Bakeries, home to Kingsmill, could post another loss in FY17/18, Bason says

Associated British Foods' grocery basket had something of a mixed 2016/17 financial year. Dean Best spoke to finance director John Bason about challenges at home, progress overseas, recent M&A and the year ahead.


Lee Kum Kee targets European demand for "authentic" Chinese cuisine - interview 8 Nov 17

Dean BestLee Kum Kee's European business yet to turn profit

Over more than a century, Lee Kum Kee, the Hong Kong-based supplier of Chinese sauces, had grown into a multinational supplying more than 120 markets. The privately-owned Lee Kum Kee rarely gives interviews but, at the Anuga trade expo in Germany, Dean Best sat down with Maria Chong, the general manager of the business’ operations in Europe, to hear about the company’s ambitions in the region.

Tesco-Booker deal gets green light as UK grocery landscape shifts

Dean Best, just-food editorial team Dean Best | 14 Nov 17

Here in the UK, we've had two significant pieces of M&A news in the grocery retail channel in the last 24 hours.


Getting the basics right online

Andy Coyne, just-food editorial team Andy Coyne | 8 Nov 17

Failed launches cost grocery brands operating in the UK over GBP30m per year - but ironing out mistakes made in listing new products online could help improve marketeers' chances of success, according to new research.


US plant-based foods lobbyists get notable new member

Dean Best, just-food editorial team Dean Best | 30 Oct 17

More US trade-body news has caught the eye today (30 October). The Plant Based Foods Association, set up just 18 months ago to promote the growing category in the US, has attracted a major new member.

The food industry and the UN's Sustainable Development Goals

The food industry and the UN's Sustainable Development Goals

Food manufacturers have been prominent in the first wave of corporations aligning with the UN SDGs and the goals are becoming a focal point for industry sustainability strategies.

The sale of US snack maker Inventure Foods

The sale of US snack maker Inventure Foods

A year after announcing a review of its options, Inventure Foods has agreed to a sale to fellow US savoury snacks business Utz Quality Foods.

UK meatpacker Hilton moves into seafood

UK meatpacker Hilton moves into seafood

Hilton Food Group, the UK meat supplier serving retailers in Europe and Australasia, has branched out into seafood via M&A.

2 Sisters Food Group faces poultry allegations

2 Sisters Food Group faces poultry allegations

One of the UK food giant's domestic poultry plants is at the centre of labelling and hygiene regulations.

Supplement Market in the US 2017-2021

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Oils (Oils and Fats) Market in France - Outlook to 2021: Market Size, Growth and Forecast Analytics

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Global Flexible Plastic Packaging Market 2017-2021

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