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Kraft Heinz's shelf-stable products have been snapped by consumers

Questions remain after Kraft Heinz Covid-19 bounce

Kraft Heinz has provided some welcome news on its sales performance but investors will be looking beyond the boost Covid-19 has given the US...

Could online grocery pick up in markets like US?

The consumer trends to look for beyond Covid-19

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to rage worldwide, Lucy Britner looks further ahead to suggest how the crisis could change cons...

Lactalis announced plant-based launch for Siggi's in December 2019

Guide: Dairy companies aiming to milk dairy-free

Andy Coyne rounds up what the world's leading dairy businesses, or food majors with a significant dairy offering, are providing in the dairy...

'The indications are consumers will want to reward companies that have stepped up to the plate'

Could Covid-19 make for more caring companies?

How might corporate engagement in addressing major global issues, such as climate change and poverty, be affected by the coronavirus pandemi...

Danone made 'minority investment' in Forager Project in 2019

Big Food's VC-style funds: the investments so far

Kraft Heinz is the latest food major to have used its in-house venture-capital unit to invest in an up-and-coming firm in a niche area....

“The London Stock Exchange had already recognised the risks by asking members not to publish financial results'

Is it time for UK stock market suspension?

Greencore's shares tumbled after a coronavirus-affected trading update. Isn't it time manufacturers, particularly those keeping the UK fed,...


Covid-19 crisis briefing - key daily updates from governments and commentators, 30 March (free to read)

The latest daily update of the major developments around Covid-19, with particular respect to national government developments, forecasts and commentaries.


The top takeaways as dairy giant Saputo talks Covid-19 - analysis

Canadian dairy major Saputo addressed analysts on Thursday (26 March) about the implications of Covid-19. Simon Harvey looks at the key talking points.

Thought Leaders


Coronavirus - just-food's free live blog updated

just-food.com | 8 Apr 20 Tesco warned investors Covid-19 costs could reach GBP925m

just-food's coronavirus free live blog is your one-stop shop for news on how the Covid-19 outbreak is impacting the world's food industry.


Covid-19 - US FDA changes labelling rules

Simon Harvey | 8 Apr 20 Rule amendments are valid only during the crisis

The US food regulator has agreed to tweak rules on food labelling as many foodservice operators switch to alternative business models in light of Covid-19.


Covid-19 - Maple Leaf Foods reports cases

Simon Harvey | 8 Apr 20 Sites include Heritage and Brampton

Maple Leaf Foods, the Canada-based meat packer, has reported positive cases of Covid-19 at two of its plants.

Recent News - (Updated: 5:57pm 8 Apr 2020)

Covid-19 - Cargill shuts plant

Covid-19 - Simply Good Foods builds inventories

Covid-19 - Spain eases restrictions on farm staff

Health out, comfort eating returns - research

Covid-19 - Cloetta warns of potential job impact

Covid-19 - RGF expects "material impact" on sales

Singapore's new initiative to spur food production

France's Fleury Michon withdraws guidance

"We are seen as saviours. That's a remarkable change" – French food companies on doing business during Covid-19

Sophie Kevany'The banks and the government have been building a 'zero bankruptcy' Covid-19 plan in France'

How are food companies operating in France, one of the European countries most affected by the Covid-19 outbreak, being impacted by the crisis?


"We’ll look back on these few weeks as a real triumph for the food supply chain" - Tim Rycroft, COO of UK trade body The Food and Drink Federation

Ben CooperRycroft: 'I'm optimistic, when this chapter of the history of the food industry is written, it will be a glorious one'

Tim Rycroft, COO at UK trade body The Food and Drink Federation, on how the industry is responding to Covid-19 and if the crisis is changing how people value the sector.


Houlihan Lokey’s food M&A veteran Shaun Browne on sectors to watch – and how Covid-19 is affecting deal-making

Dean BestBrowne thinks there could be “a boom” in M&A activity “once the virus has been beaten”

With 30 years working on M&A in the food industry, Houlihan Lokey's Shaun Browne is well-placed to survey the current factors affecting deals – including Covid-19.

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.

If and when it has time, the UK must ponder its post-Brexit biotech options

If and when it has time, the UK must ponder its post-Brexit biotech options

Ben Cooper ponders where the UK might go on GM regulation after the end of the Brexit transition period and what that may mean for UK-based food manufacturers.


UK immigration law changes - should food industry be considered special case?


UK would be "insane" to compromise food standards for trade - farmers' union


FDF voices concern over new UK immigration rules for low-skilled workers


Brexit talks - UK retail body BRC warns of higher costs, reduced availability

How is coronavirus affecting food industry?

How is coronavirus affecting food industry?

The latest news and views on the impact the outbreak is having on our sector.

The budding area of vertical farming

The budding area of vertical farming

Vertical farming is taking root - but how far could it blossom?

Food for thought for 2020

Food for thought for 2020

We present a series of articles looking at trends in the UK, the US and China, as well as the hot issues in M&A and sustainability.

Dean Foods' slide into Chapter 11

Dean Foods' slide into Chapter 11

The US dairy giant has found the going tough for much of the last decade.

Prepared Salads (Savory & Deli Foods) Market in Brazil - Out

Prepared Salads (Savory & Deli Foods) Market in Brazil - Outlook to 2023: Market Size, Growth and Forecast Analytics

Prepared Salads (Savory & Deli Foods) Market in Brazil - Outlook to 2023: Market Size, Growth and Forecast Analytics is a broad level market review of Prepared Salads market in Brazil... Read more

Published: March 2020 - ($500.00)


Frozen Fish & Seafood (Fish & Seafood) Market in France - Outlook to 2023: Market Size, Growth and Forecast Analytics

Published: March 2020 - ($500.00)


Pre-Packed Sandwiches (Savory & Deli Foods) Market in South Korea - Outlook to 2023: Market Size, Growth and Forecast Analytics

Published: March 2020 - ($500.00)


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