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Freedom Foods announces recapitalisation, new CEO

23 Mar 2021

Australia-based Freedom Foods Group has issued an update on its financial situation and revealed the name of its new permanent CEO.

Freedom Foods' legal dispute with Blue Diamond to be decided in US

8 Mar 2021

The legal dispute between Australia's Freedom Foods Group and US-based almond supplier Blue Diamond has taken another turn.

Australia's Freedom Foods talks up "potential" as H1 losses fall

2 Mar 2021

The in-the-spotlight Australian dairy and plant-based group saw its half-year losses decline, insisting its turnaround plan is "beginning to gain traction".

Freedom Foods acting CFO steps down

19 Feb 2021

Freedom Foods Group, the troubled Australian dairy business, has seen the departure of yet another executive.

Perich family commits millions more to under-pressure Freedom Foods

29 Jan 2021

Australia's Freedom Foods Group has reached an "in-principle agreement" over a recapitalisation exercise.

The top 20 most-read just-food news stories in 2020

23 Dec 2020

Which stories from just-food's news pages got you and your peers clicking throughout 2020? Here's a list of the top 20.

2020 – The year in food industry M&A

22 Dec 2020

Andy Coyne looks at significant transactions and emerging themes in merger, acquisition and investment activity in the global food sector during a year like no other.

Freedom Foods confirms sale of cereal, snacks division to KKR-backed Arnott's

17 Dec 2020

Australia's Freedom Foods Group has confirmed it has sold its cereal and snacks division to a local peer owned by a US private-equity firm.

Freedom Foods 'nears sale of cereal and snacks division to KKR'

16 Dec 2020

Reports from Australia suggest Freedom Foods Group is close to disposing of one of its divisions to a US private-equity firm.

Australia's Freedom Foods 'in talks over recapitalisation plans'

12 Nov 2020

Australia's Freedom Foods Group is reported to be in talks with named funders as part of its efforts to recapitalise the group.

Freedom Foods extends share trading halt again as fraud probe continues

20 Oct 2020

Australia's Freedom Foods Group has issued an update to the market on the suspension of trading in its shares.

Dispute intensifies between Australia's Freedom Foods and US-based Blue Diamond

1 Oct 2020

The on-going dispute between Australia's Freedom Foods and a US almond supplier has intensified with a new legal challenge announced.

Freedom Foods brings in Josée Lemoine as CFO as fraud probe continues

1 Oct 2020

Australia's Freedom Foods Group, which is conducting a review of its accounts as part of ongoing investigations into possible fraudulent activity, has appointed a new CFO.

Freedom Foods interim CEO Michael Perich to oversee internal probe

6 Aug 2020

Embattled Australian manufacturer Freedom Foods Group has appointed an interim CEO with immediate effect.

Australia's Freedom Foods loses another senior executive

14 Jul 2020

Australia's Freedom Foods Group has announced the departure of a third senior executive in as many weeks.

Freedom Foods extends trading halt as investigation continues

8 Jul 2020

Australia's Freedom Foods Group has updated the market on the voluntary suspension of trading in its shares, originally intended to be for a period of 14 days.

Freedom Foods investigation continues as CEO Rory Macleod quits

30 Jun 2020

Australia's Freedom Foods Group has updated the market on the position of CEO Rory Macleod - said to have been "on leave" since last week.

Australia's Freedom Foods Group looking into possible fraud

26 Jun 2020

Freedom Foods Group is probing the possibility of fraudulent activity, the under-scrutiny Australian business has told investors.

Freedom Foods announces redundancies, widens write down as troubled week continues

25 Jun 2020

Australia's Freedom Foods Group has made an announcement to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) about job numbers as its difficult week continues.

Freedom Foods halts trading as CEO Rory Macleod goes "on leave" a day after CFO quits

24 Jun 2020

Australia's Freedom Foods Group has announced another senior executive development a day after it was revealed the company's chief financial officer had resigned.

Freedom Foods CFO Campbell Nicholas quits month after profit warning

23 Jun 2020

Australia's Freedom Foods Group has announced that one of its senior executives has resigned with immediate effect.

AFT Holdings ends All About Healthy Foods operations

18 Jun 2020

A US investor has made changes to its holdings but says its Atlantic Natural Foods unit will continue to be the focus of its moves in plant-based.

Covid-19 - Australia's Freedom Foods expects "material" impact on profits

29 May 2020

Australia's Freedom Foods Group has said in a trading update it expects full-year profits to be "materially impacted" by the Covid-19 outbreak.

Australian Fresh Milk buys local dairy farm business

18 Nov 2019

Milk processor Australian Fresh Milk Holdings (AFMH) has added to its capacity with the purchase of a local dairy farm business.

Atlantic Natural Foods signs distribution deal with Australia's Freedom Foods

31 May 2019

US plant-based food business Atlantic Natural Foods (ANF) has formalised a distribution agreement with an Australian food group.

Freedom Foods Group eyes ingredients expansion

23 May 2019

Australia-based Freedom Foods Group is aiming to expand one of its divisions through investment raised by issuing more shares in the business.

Freedom Foods declares itself out of Lion Drinks and Dairy race

25 Mar 2019

Australia's Freedom Foods Group has made an announcement following speculation it might make a bid for Kirin's locally-based food and beverage unit Lion Drinks and Dairy (LDD).

Australian Fresh Milk Holdings to buy Coomboona Dairy

1 Nov 2018

Australian Fresh Milk Holdings to buy Coomboona Dairy, in which Freedom Foods Group owns a minority stake, is buying a peer in the Australian dairy market.

Australia's Freedom Foods Group acquires nutrition products maker Crankt Protein

13 Aug 2018

Australia's Freedom Foods Group is to acquire nutrition products manufacturer Crankt Protein in a deal valued in gross terms at AUD3.5m (US$2.5m).

New Products - General Mills to take Nature Valley SKU into more markets; Conagra Brands unveils Power Bowls breakfast range; Danone of the World yogurt range launched in UK; Arla Foods to push sorbet-style Ihana yogurts into UK, Denmark

13 Jul 2018

just-food publishes the most notable product development from the international food sector, presented in bitesize format to give you a flavour of the innovation from your peers and competitors announced this week.



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