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Kellogg is an international food company. Founded by Will Keith Kellogg in 1906, Kellogg is a public company, listed on the New York Stock Exchange as K. The head office for Kellogg is located in Battle Creek, Michigan, USA.

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Dean Best | 21 Mar 2018

We know the digital sphere is having a profound impact on consumers but how can the food industry shape their businesses to capitalise? At the latest Millennial 20/20 conference and exhibition, held in London last week, just-food heard the digital issues taxing the minds at FMCG companies operating in the UK, including Kellogg and Arla Foods.


Dean Best | 23 Feb 2018

There were a number of companies presenting at this week's CAGNY conference in the US that had recently-installed CEOs making their first appearance at one of the key dates in the investor calendar as chief executive. Among them was Steve Cahillane, the former Anheuser-Busch InBev and Coca-Cola executive who took the helm at Kellogg in October. His job is to get a business with a sluggish top line back into growth. Dean Best tuned in.


Dean Best | 11 Feb 2018

Kellogg enjoyed improved profitability in 2017 but again saw pressure on its top line, with, notably, its US morning foods business continuing to suffer. However, some industry watchers saw some signs of progress in the fourth quarter - and even across the year as a whole. All eyes will be on how recently-installed CEO Steve Cahillane believes he can improve the cereal and snacks giant's performance.


Dean Best | 10 Jan 2018

The final days of 2017 saw a flurry of transactions in the international food sector, bringing to an end an active year of deal-making. This year looks set to be another busy one for food-company strategists. Dean Best looks at what could lie ahead.

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Katy Askew | 30 Mar 2017

Kashi Company, the US natural food business owned by Kellogg, is increasing its focus on organic products. With just 1% of US farmland dedicated to organic production, the group has come up with an innovative way of supporting farmers make the switch through its certified transitional programme. Katy Askew caught up with Tina Owens, senior manager of procurement and sustainability at Kashi, to find out more. 


Dean Best | 13 Mar 2015

There is speculation over the future ownership of UK-based meat-free business Quorn Foods. It is hardly surprising. Quorn has been owned by a private-equity firm since 2010 and is a business enjoying continued solid growth in a challenging industry. Dean Best spoke to Quorn CEO Kevin Brennan about the sale rumours and his plans for the business this year.

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just-food.com | 22 Jun 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.


Andy Coyne | 20 Jun 2018

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) have advised consumers to throw out all Kellogg's Honey Smacks from their store cupboards - regardless of size and date - following the cereal being linked to a salmonella outbreak.


Andy Coyne | 15 Jun 2018

Kellogg is recalling an estimated 1.3m cases of its Honey Smacks cereal, which has been linked to a salmonella outbreak.


Simon Harvey | 11 Jun 2018

US food manufacturer Kellogg has made two senior appointments at its North American and European operations.


just-food.com | 8 Jun 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.


just-food.com | 17 May 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.


Dean Best | 7 May 2018

Kellogg has made changes to the recipes of its Special K cereal bars in the UK, moves the company said had been done to "help people make healthier choices".


Simon Harvey | 4 May 2018

Kellogg is investing US$420m to boost its interest in a joint venture with packaged foods manufacturer Tolaram Africa Foods as the US-based firm seeks a bigger contribution to growth from emerging markets.


Andy Coyne | 27 Apr 2018

Prescience Point Capital Management, a US-based investor, has accused food giant Kellogg of "using accounting gimmicks and financial engineering to mask years of falling sales, poor performance and self-serving management decisions".


Simon Harvey | 20 Mar 2018

Environmental pressure group Greenpeace International says some global food companies such as Kraft Heinz, Kellogg, Ferrero and J.M. Smucker are failing to disclose their sources of palm oil despite an initiative to clamp down on deforestation by producers before the end of the decade.


just-food.com | 9 Mar 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.


Dean Best | 21 Feb 2018

Recently-installed Kellogg CEO Steve Cahillane has said the priority for the US cereal and snacks giant is to get its sales growing again.


just-food.com | 9 Feb 2018

just-food presents the key metrics from company financials in bitesize format, with analyst insight and social media comment alongside graphs illustrating a business' historical performance to give you an easy-to-read digest of the numbers you need to know.


Dean Best | 24 Jan 2018

Kellogg has invested in Cargo, a US business that allows drivers to earn extra income by selling products from snacks to personal care items.


just-food.com | 21 Dec 2017

just-food presents the key metrics from company financials in bitesize format, with analyst insight and social media comment alongside graphs illustrating a business' historical performance to give you an easy-to-read digest of the numbers you need to know.


Dean Best | 21 Dec 2017

Our most popular analysis featured Nestle's new CEO, Unilever post-Kraft Heinz's interest and Kellogg shaking up its US distribution, as well as deep dives into subjects including Generation Z, blockchain and, top of the shop, the UN Sustainable Development Goals.


Andy Coyne | 30 Nov 2017

US food giant Kellogg's has announced it is to cut the amount of sugar in its three top selling children's cereals in the UK by between 20% and 40% by the middle of next year.


Dean Best | 1 Nov 2017

Kellogg and Conagra Brands are backing The Hatchery, an incubator of food businesses in Chicago, which is moving to a new facility in the US city.


Dean Best | 1 Nov 2017

Kellogg is to try and tap into UK demand for protein snacks in January with a new line of Special K bars.


Dean Best | 31 Oct 2017

Kellogg is to launch organic and vegan cereals in the UK in January.


Dean Best | 27 Oct 2017

Kellogg is targeting breakfast eaters and snack lovers with the latest addition to its range of cereal products on sale in India.


Andy Coyne | 6 Oct 2017

US food giant Kellogg has added to its wholesome snacks offering with the acquisition of RXBAR protein bar maker Chicago Bar Company for US$600m.

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Katy Askew | 22 Jul 2016

Market speculation over a possible takeover of Kellogg surfaced this week, with the snacks-to-cereal maker linked to both Kraft Heinz and Coca Cola Co.


Katy Askew | 30 Jun 2016

US cereal giant Kellogg's revealed plans to open a cafe in New York City, located at a prime location on Broadway.

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