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Nestle calls on industry to improve on deforestation

2 Oct 2019

Nestlé has admitted it will miss a 2020 target on deforestation it set ten years ago - but the company has set out how it believes the wider industry can end the practice.

Danone, Mars, McCain vow to "restore" biodiversity

23 Sep 2019

Food companies including Danone, Mars and McCain Foods are joining forces in areas such as regenerative agriculture and deforestation.

New products - Addo adds vegan options to Wall's pastries; Beyond Meat launches plant-based sausage in UK; Ginsters, Quorn combine in plant-based pasty; Moma Foods enters new arena

20 Sep 2019

This week's batch of new products includes an alt-meat version of jerky from US food giant Kellogg and Jack Link's moving its Peperami meat-snack brand into a new area.

Who might be in the race for UK sports-nutrition business Grenade?

11 Sep 2019

We weigh up the possible runners and riders for Grenade, the UK sports-nutrition business that could be set for fresh ownership.

Big Food's stake in the future - in-house venture-capital funds 

10 Sep 2019

Kraft Heinz is the latest food major to have used its in-house venture-capital unit to invest in an up-and-coming firm in a niche area. Here's our guide of notable VC arms.

Kellogg confirms Geneva office to shut

6 Sep 2019

US cereal giant Kellogg has confirmed that it is "streamlining" its European operations - an initiative that includes closing its Geneva office.

New products - Kroger launches Simple Truth plant-based assortment; Kellogg rolls out plant-based brand Incogmeato; Arla adds to Arla & More snacks range

6 Sep 2019

This week's batch of new product launches includes a new plant-based range from both Kellogg and Kroger, and more innovation in snacks from European dairy giant Arla Foods.

Food companies back Swiss sugar reduction plan

30 Aug 2019

Food businesses have signed up to a Swiss government initiative linked to the amount of sugar in yogurt and breakfast cereals.

New products - Dairy Farmers of America 'blended' milk drinks; PepsiCo's Hint of Salt crisps from Walkers; Kellogg new category for RXBar; Halo Top takes bars to Canada

16 Aug 2019

This week's most notable new products include Dairy Farmers of America 'blended' milk drinks and a new food-to-go range from Quorn Foods.

How M&A in packaged food looked in H1 2019

13 Aug 2019

Using data from and parent organisation GlobalData, we present a flavour of M&A activity in the international packaged food sector in the first half of the year.

Kellogg to close US plant

7 Aug 2019

Kellogg, the US cereal, snacks and frozen-food giant, is to shut one of its domestic plants, it has emerged.

Sales, investment, US cereal forecast - the six things to learn from Kellogg's latest results

5 Aug 2019

Kellogg has seen its best quarter of organic sales growth for three years, sending the company's shares rising. We outline the top takeaways from the US giant's latest figures.

New products - Nestle's ice cream push in China; Kellogg's Nutri-Grain for kids; Chobani nut butter yogurt; Danone's So Delicious yogurt alternatives

19 Jul 2019

This week's batch of new products includes Kellogg pushing Nutri-Grain into US kids category and a nut butter line of Greek yogurts from Chobani. 

Kellogg jobs to go in wake of Ferrero asset deal

18 Jun 2019

Kellogg is to cut more than 100 jobs from its operations in North America in the wake of the sale of a clutch of snacks assets to Ferrero.

Food giants issue new pledge on trans fat

20 May 2019

Twelve of the world's largest food and drinks companies are to "enhance their commitment" to reduce the level of trans fat in the global food supply.

Kellogg wants to "simplify" Europe division

14 May 2019

Kellogg has outlined plans to shake up its business in Europe, according to an SEC filing from the US food giant.

New products - Kellogg's Off the Grid frozen waffles; Coca-Cola Amatil's alternative ice cream; Vivera adds to meat-free range; Bio-tiful Dairy rolls out kefir quark compote

10 May 2019

This week's batch of new products includes frozen waffles from Kellogg, a dairy-free ice cream from Coca-Cola Amatil and a new meat-free range from Vivera.

Kellogg cuts guidance to reflect asset disposals as CFO Fareed Khan set to depart

2 May 2019

Kellogg has cut its full-year guidance to reflect the disposal of assets to Italy's Ferrero and at the same time announced the departure of its finance chief. 

Norwegian wealth fund calls for annual elections to Kellogg's board

24 Apr 2019

Norway's sovereign wealth fund said it will support a shareholder proposal seeking annual elections of board members at US food giant Kellogg. 

Kellogg confirms Italy's Ferrero secures its cookies and snacks brands

1 Apr 2019

US-based food giant Kellogg has confirmed it has agreed to sell its select cookies and snacks business to Italy's Ferrero.

Ferrero 'closes in on Kellogg's up-for-sale cookies and snacks assets'

1 Apr 2019

Italian confectioner Ferrero is reportedly close to securing a deal for Kellogg's North American cookies and snacks businesses.

New products - Kraft Heinz links up with restaurant on Twisted Ranch dressings; Dean Foods adds to DairyPure range; Mondelez adds new lines to Dairylea; Mars launches Skittles in India

29 Mar 2019

This week's batch of new products includes Upfield Foods making Flora 100% vegan and Weetabix making a push in UK foodservice.

The age of disruption in an industry turned upside down

19 Mar 2019

just-food's US columnist surveys the rapid transformation in the sector Stateside and argues disruption is now the new normal.

What could further fuel India's appetite for potato chips? - just-food deep-dive, part two

15 Mar 2019

India's market for potato chips is buoyant - but what could drive further growth? The second part of Raghavendra Verma's deep dive into the category outlines possible factors.

What's the state of play in India's potato chips market? - just-food deep-dive, part one

13 Mar 2019

India's appetite for potato chips is growing rapidly - with some major players building a nationwide presence to cater to rising demand, Raghavendra Verma reports.

Kellogg defends Mexico cereal range after vitamin claims

8 Mar 2019

Kellogg has stood by the nutritional make-up of its cereals on sale in Mexico after an NGO criticised the range marketed by the US giant in the country.

Kellogg-owned RXBAR firm renamed as Insurgent Brands to reflect expansion into wider snacks category

5 Mar 2019

Chicago Bar Company, the US protein bar manufacturer owned by Kellogg, is rebranding as it expands into the wider snacks category.

Kellogg's MorningStar Farms business to go fully vegan

4 Mar 2019

MorningStar Farms, which is owned by US food giant Kellogg, plans to make its entire product range fully vegan in the next few years.

Kellogg invests again in moringa business Kuli Kuli

1 Mar 2019

A US-based pioneer of the superfood moringa has closed a US$5m funding round led by cereal giant Kellogg and product development company Griffith Foods.

New products - Califia Farms launches Ubermilks oat drinks; Kashi expands Kashi by Kids line; The Jackfruit Company unveils Complete Jackfruit Meals; Cereal "straight from the box"

22 Feb 2019

This week's batch of new products includes Nestlé launching its KitKat Senses in a bar format and organic yogurts from Arla Foods.





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