All articles by Henry Mathieu

Henry joined Just Drinks and Just Food as a reporter in 2023. Previously, he has worked as a freelance journalist for a lifestyle magazine and briefly in sales for a company battling global food insecurity.

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Climate risks to cause operating losses for major livestock groups, FAIRR reports

Comparing profits to 2020, drastic losses are predicted for major meat and dairy groups.

Emmi to open goat’s milk powder facility in the Netherlands

Swiss dairy major is forming an umbrella group specialised in goat’s milk and will create 30 new jobs.

Arla cuts jobs at Swedish subsidiary

Up to 18 jobs are set to be axed in an attempt to “streamline operations”.

Private-equity firm AUA buys US meat-snacks firm Western Smokehouse

All-American deal sees meat-snacks company get a new private-equity owner.

German dairy group Hochwald to buy Tuffi brand from Müller

Hochwald swoops in after Müller agrees to divest two brands before taking over German assets owned by FrieslandCampina.

Poultry supplier Smithfield Murray added to Endless private-equity roster

All-UK deal is set to create a protein supplier group with revenues of £115m ($141.6m).

General Mills’ Blue Buffalo invests in pet food factory expansion

Indiana-based facility is set to receive second $200m investment in four years.

Vall Companys buys minority stake in Brazil pork processor Master Agroindustria

Spanish meat group announces new investment, having taken full control of another meat company in January.

PepsiCo to invest in US regenerative agriculture projects

PepsiCo puts US$216m into three US regen ag projects to support its Pep+ sustainability programme.

Goodman Fielder to cut jobs in New Zealand

Australian food manufacturer is axing the Irvines and Mackenzie brands.