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Hain Celestial is an international food company. Founded by Irwin D. Simon in 1993, Hain Celestial is a public company, listed on the NASDAQ as HAIN. The head office for Hain Celestial is located in Lake Success in New York state, USA.

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Nestle was this week reportedly said to be eyeing a possible takeover bid for US natural and organic products group Hain Celestial - but wou...

Comment: Hain looks outside to strengthen

Hain Celestial has grown rapidly to become one of the largest companies in perhaps the most attractive segments of the US food sector. Howev...

Dean Best | 17 Aug 2016

Shares in Hain Celestial nose-dived yesterday (16 August) as Wall Street responded to a surprise announcement on Monday late afternoon US time from the Earth's Best baby food maker - and it was an announcement that capped an unsettling year for the business.

Hannah Abdulla | 5 May 2016

Despite Hain Celestial lowering the top end of its forecasts for annual net sales and earnings yesterday (4 May), the US group earned praise from Wall Street for the steps it is taking to cut costs and zero-in on health and wellness trends in the US. On an investor call, Hain Celestial's management team talked at length about what it is taking to position itself for future growth. Hannah Abdulla reports.

Dean Best | 2 Feb 2016

Irwin Simon, the founder, president and CEO of Hain Celestial, often comes across as one of the more forthright chief executives in the US food industry, with a firm belief in his company and its prospects. With Hain Celestial's domestic business facing challenges and investor scrutiny intensifying, Simon this week set out how the company will improve its performance in the US and why he believes the group can thrive amid increasing competition - but there were signs he acknowledges the need to adapt to meet the challenge.

Katy Askew | 13 Jan 2016

Hain Celestial has been a chief beneficiary of the growth in the US natural and organic food categories. However, with sales under pressure, can the company compete against the larger food manufacturers eyeing growth in the sectors? Katy Askew investigates. 

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Andy Coyne | 4 Dec 2017

US natural and organic products group Hain Celestial has acquired UK syrup maker Clarks from the firm's management

Andy Coyne | 21 Nov 2017

Nestle is being linked with a possible takeover of US natural and organic products group Hain Celestial.

just-food.com | 17 Nov 2017

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Simon Harvey | 28 Sep 2017

Hain Celestial today (28 September) announced a "mutual cooperation agreement" with Engaged Capital, the activist investor that bought a 10% stake in the Tilda rice-to-Earth's Best baby food maker this summer.

Andy Coyne | 27 Sep 2017

Hain Celestial has said it is considering the future of a chilled desserts facility in the UK.

Simon Harvey | 29 Aug 2017

US natural and organics product group Hain Celestial posted a drop in full-year sales in what the company said today (29 August) was due to changes in foreign exchange.

Dean Best | 30 Jun 2017

US activist investor Engaged Capital has bought just short of 10% of Hain Celestial and has lined up seven candidates for nomination to the US food group's board at its next annual shareholders meeting.

Dean Best | 28 Jun 2017

Hain Celestial has acquired The Better Bean Company, a US firm that makes a range of products with beans as their central ingredient.

Dean Best | 22 Jun 2017

Hain Celestial, the US natural and organic group, has issued the set of annual financial results that had been delayed for almost a year by a review into its accounting.

Helen Arnold | 22 Jun 2017

Hain Celestial has promoted James Langrock to CFO of the US natural and organics group.

John Shepherd | 13 Apr 2017

US-based natural food maker Hain Celestial has announced the launch of a joint venture aimed at "reviving" its non-core Rosetto brand of frozen Italian foods.

Katy Askew | 7 Mar 2017

Hain Celestial has again missed a deadline to file its financial reports with the US Securities and Exchange Commission with the US group warned if it fails to comply in a "timely" manner its shares could be delisted. 

Dean Best | 16 Feb 2017

Hain Celestial, the US-based group with UK assets including soup brand New Covent Garden Co., has moved to buy another soup maker in the country, Yorkshire Provender.

Katy Askew | 13 Feb 2017

Hain Celestial, the US natural and organic food maker, has again missed a deadline to file its quarterly results, prompting the US Securities and Exchange Commission to launch an investigation into the group. 

Katy Askew | 20 Jan 2017

US natural food maker Hain Celestial has entered into a joint venture to expand its brands in the Indian market with Future Consumer Ltd (FCL), the consumer products division of Indian conglomerate Future Group. 

Katy Askew | 8 Dec 2016

Hain Celestial, the US food group, has appointed Nestle executive Gary Tickle as chief operating officer of its domestic business amid a number of senior changes at the business.

John Shepherd | 17 Nov 2016

Hain Celestial has said an independent review into concessions to distributors in the US has "found no evidence of intentional wrongdoing in connection with the company's financial statements".

Katy Askew | 7 Nov 2016

US natural and organic food group Hain Celestial has been granted an extension to file financial reports with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. 

Dean Best | 29 Sep 2016

Hain Celestial has earned the certification of the Non-GMO Project for its range of non-dairy Dream yogurts in the US.

John Shepherd | 15 Sep 2016

Hain Celestial has launched a Chocolate Greek-style yogurt under its The Greek Gods brand.

Katy Askew | 5 Sep 2016

Hain Celestial has been warned it could be de-listed from the Nasdaq stock market over the US group's failure to file its annual report for the fiscal year ended 30 June.

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Dean Best | 13 Mar 2017

Hain Celestial, under the scrutiny of the investment community in recent months and facing some challenges in its domestic market, has announced another shuffling of its management pack.

Dean Best | 23 Sep 2016

The UK's competition regulator has given the all-clear to Hain Celestial's bid to buy UK food and beverage group Orchard House Foods, nine months after the US group announced the deal.

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