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The Cricket Bakery's range includes protein powder, crackers and banana bread

How can insect foods take flight?

Grocers have stocked bars made from bugs and there's been some investment in the nascent sector but, up against other alternative proteins,...

On-the-go sales have proven problematic for BellRing

BellBring Brands brushes off Q3 stumble

BellRing Brands tripped up in its latest quarter, with a sales decline that surprised the market, but the US active nutrition business insis...

Interest in local food spans age cohorts, GlobalData survey shows

How Covid-19 has fuelled demand for 'local'

As lockdowns ease, there are signs consumer demand for local food – which grew during the height of the pandemic – is...

Re-Nourish's Immunity Soup

Beyond Covid-19 – the immunity trend

Covid-19 has pushed immunity claims up the NPD agenda. Andy Coyne asks whether the claims stack up and whether this is a trend here to stay...

Noel Alimentaria has developed range of meat-free products

Guide: Meat companies with stakes in meat-free

With plant-based products growing in popularity and investment in lab-created products on the rise, we present a guide on how meat manu...

Indian dairy yogurt maker Epigamia has entered dairy-free

Guide: Dairy groups aiming to milk dairy-free

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

Nestle stays optimistic despite trimming sales forecast – H1 takeaways

Nestlé disappointed markets with a downgrade to its outlook as foodservice took a bite out of sales. But the world's largest food maker struck an optimistic tone.

More impairment charges but Kraft Heinz is seeing some progress – takeaways from H1 and outlook

Kraft Heinz's latest batch of impairment charges spooked the market but, beyond the work on the balance sheet, the US giant's turnaround programme is progressing.

Thought Leaders

US refrains from raising EU, UK tariffs

Dean Best | 13 Aug 20 Jam from France and Germany now face US levy

The US has held back from increasing its tariffs on EU and UK goods – including on a range of foods – but has made changes to the list of items on which the levy is imposed.

Greencore plant hit by Covid-19 outbreak

Dean Best | 13 Aug 20 Greencore plant hit by Covid-19 infections

Private-label giant Greencore has seen an outbreak of Covid-19 among employees at one of its manufacturing plants in the UK.

Ireland makes changes to Covid tests at meat sites

Dean Best | 13 Aug 20 Martin said tests would help 'keep pressure up on virus'

Ireland has announced a new policy for the testing for Covid-19 among staff working at the country's meat plants.

Recent News - (Updated: 6:01pm 13 Aug 2020)

China launches food waste initiative

Hillandale Farms responds to egg pricing claims

Shareholder group reacts to Aryzta chairman pick

Covid-19 food industry updates – Thu 13 Aug

New products – Else Nutrition, Brave Robot

Upfield makes environmental commitment

Buitoni Food Co. appoints first CEO

UAE's Mezzan to make Nathan's Famous hot dogs

Minerva CFO Edison Ticle on meat giant's new VC arm, e-commerce ambitions and use of AI to drive profits – the just-food interview

Simon HarveyCFO Edison Ticle says Minerva will put $30m into the fund

Minerva Foods in Brazil has just rolled out a venture-capital fund and is poised to complete its first investment. Simon Harvey speaks with CFO Edison Ticle.

"D2C helps us build a frictionless consumer experience" – Mars on entering the direct-to-consumer channel with Foodspring

Simon HarveyJean-Christophe Flatin and Marc Hermann

A year on from Mars' investment in D2C business Foodspring, we hear from both companies on their work together so far and the impact Covid-19 has had on interest in the channel.

Good Good co-founder Gardar Stefansson on how US keto dieters have boosted the no-sugar product specialist's sales – the bitesize interview

Andy CoyneStefansson: 'Diabetics have been particularly vulnerable to this virus'

Iceland-based jam, spreads and syrups maker Good Good has found its sugar-free products striking a chord with those in the US following the keto diet. Andy Coyne heard more.

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.

Arla Foods warns of no-deal Brexit price increases

Arla Foods warns of no-deal Brexit price increases

One of Europe's largest dairy producers has warned of higher prices for consumers in the event of a no-deal Brexit come December.

No-deal Brexit will push up prices for consumers, retailers warn

Chlorinated chicken – what's everyone really talking about?

UK, EU trade bodies call for rules-of-origin safeguards in Brexit deal

US criticises protectionist stance by UK, EU in trade talks

What might 'beyond Covid-19' look like?

What might 'beyond Covid-19' look like?

Boardrooms are trying to figure out how the food industry might take shape post-Covid-19. We're here to help.

Brands in spotlight for 'racial stereotyping'

Brands in spotlight for 'racial stereotyping'

Food companies are announcing the withdrawal - or review - of brands amid concerns over their imagery.

How is Covid-19 affecting food industry?

How is Covid-19 affecting food industry?

The latest news and views on the impact the pandemic 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?

Poland Confectionery - Market Assessment and Forecasts to 20

Poland Confectionery - Market Assessment and Forecasts to 2024

The Polish confectionery sector was led by the chocolate category in both the value and volume terms in 2019. Moreover, the category is forecast to register fastest value and volume growth during 2019-2024. Hypermarkets & supermarkets was the leading channel for distribution of confectionery in the country. Flexible packaging was the commonly used pack material in the country. Older consumers (aged 55+ years) accounted for the highest consumption of confectionery products in the country. Mars, Incorporated, Mondelez International, Inc, and Nestle SA are the leading players in the Polish confectionery sector... Read more

Published: June 2020 - ($875.00)

Food & Grocery Retail Global Industry Almanac 2014-2023

Published: May 2020 - ($2995.00)

Peru Baby Food, 2020

Published: June 2020 - ($3275.00)

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