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

17 Oct 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.

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.

Mondelez snack test with new Barry Callebaut ingredient

29 Sep 2019

Mondelez International is trialling a snack product in the US containing an ingredient supplier Barry Callebaut claims "marks the creation of a next-gen food and drink category".

Kraft Heinz, Mondelez to pay penalty over wheat trading

16 Aug 2019

Kraft Heinz and Mondelez International are to pay a penalty over alleged manipulation of the wheat market, the US commodities regulator has announced.

Sir Kensington's co-founder to lead US snacks firm Hu Master Holdings

12 Aug 2019

Mark Ramadan, the co-founder and CEO of US condiments maker Sir Kensington's, has taken the helm at a local snacks business in which Mondelez International is an investor.

Mondelez International to cap calories in UK, Ireland children's products

5 Aug 2019

Mondelez International has made a commitment relating to the calories in its chocolate and biscuit products in the UK and Ireland that are typically bought for children.

Mondelez eyes longer-term UK prospects as Brexit deadline nears

31 Jul 2019

Mondelez International CEO Dirk Van de Put has talked up the longer-term prospects of its "powerhouse" UK business despite acknowledging the short-term issues Brexit could cause.

Mondelez lifts FY sales, earnings forecasts

31 Jul 2019

Cadbury, Oreo and Philadelphia maker Mondelez International has made changes to two closely-watched metrics after the first six months of trading in 2019.

Consumer goods firms in spotlight on deforestation

17 Jul 2019

Most "major corporations" are not disclosing the impact they are having on deforestation, an environmental non-profit group has claimed.

New products - General Mills adds to Nature Valley, Yoplait and Larabar brands; Kraft Heinz debuts Heinz Gourmet Ketchup range

11 Jul 2019

This week's batch of new products includes a gourmet ketchup range from Kraft Heinz and a lower sugar version of Maynards Bassetts Wine Gums from Mondelez International.

Mondelez takes majority interest in US-based Perfect Snacks

20 Jun 2019

US confectionery and snacking giant Mondelez International has acquired a majority share in a local company operating in the chilled bars category.

Big Food teams up with advertisers, digital media to launch online safety alliance

19 Jun 2019

Some of the world's biggest food companies have joined forces to launch an alliance of global advertisers to tackle online safety issues.

Mondelez International invests in UK technical centre

13 Jun 2019

Confectionery giant Mondelez International is to invest in one of its 11 technical centres, it has revealed.

Campbell Soup Co. 'talks with Mondelez over global snacking assets end'

6 Jun 2019

Campbell Soup Co. has reportedly failed to reach an agreement with US snacking giant Mondelez International over the price for its up-for-sale international business.

New products - Symington's Twistd meals, Mug Shot pots; Mondelez unveils Oreo Cadbury Coated; General Mills, Godiva team up in US; Danone rolls out new brand in Germany

6 Jun 2019

This week's batch of new product launches includes a tie-up between General Mills and Godiva in the US and Danone introducing a new dairy brand to the market in Germany.

UK biscuits category deep-dive, part two - riding demand for health ... and indulgence

31 May 2019

In the second part of a two-part feature examining the UK sweet biscuits category, Andy Coyne looks at how manufacturers are positioning themselves for future growth.

New products - Danone's Alpro launches vegan ice cream; Calidad Pascual's Vivesoy Fusión dairy-free drinks; Mondelez adds to BelVita range; Sargento Foods targets morning snackers

31 May 2019

This week's batch of new product launches includes products from Mondelez International and Sargento Foods.

What drives China's growing appetite for biscuits?

7 May 2019

In his latest dispatch from China, just-food columnist Peter Peverelli unpicks the growing demand for biscuits in the country.

Mondelez International makes new commitment to cocoa sustainability programme

1 May 2019

US snacking giant Mondelez International said its Cocoa Life Sustainability Programme will provide all of its cocoa requirements by 2025.

Mondelez partners with Israeli food-tech incubator The Kitchen

25 Apr 2019

US snacking giant Mondelez International is partnering with an Israeli food-tech incubator as part of an internal venture to expand global opportunities in snacks.

Mondelez takes slice of free-from snack maker Hu

23 Apr 2019

US snacking giant Mondelez International has made a second investment under its newly-launched SnackFutures enterprise.

New products - Granarolo debuts La Merenda della Lola snack kit for kids; Perfetti van Melle expands Mentos brand; Gressingham launches venison, wild boar range; Dole unveils salad kit line in the US

18 Apr 2019

This week's batch of new products includes a range of Mentos chewy mints from Perfetti van Melle, and a new kids' snack kit range from Italy's Grnarolo.

How to grow legacy brands

17 Apr 2019

Big Food still rules the roost in most product categories but legacy brand growth has stalled. Our US correspondent Victor Martino looks at how they can get their mojo back.

Mondelez talks with Campbell Soup over international asset sale stall

8 Apr 2019

Mondelez International has reportedly reached an impasse with Campbell Soup Co. in talks to acquire the latter's up-for-sale international business.

Mondelez International in 'advanced talks for Campbell unit'

1 Apr 2019

Mondelez International is said to be in advanced talks to buy the international brands recently put up for sale by Campbell Soup Co.

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.

Mondelez partners with The Hatchery incubator

22 Mar 2019

US confectionery giant Mondelez International is teaming up with The Hatchery, an incubator business for the food industry.

"The old innovation model is not working" – Mondelez International chief growth officer Tim Cofer on the snacks giant’s quest for agility

12 Mar 2019

Mondelez International chief growth officer Tim Cofer talks to just-food about how the SnackFutures hub will help the Cadbury owner "lead the future of snacking".

Mondelez International invests in start-up Uplift Food 

7 Mar 2019

US-based confectionery giant Mondelez International has taken a minority investment in a local early-stage start-up focusing on prebiotic functional foods. 

'Three weeks to bid for Campbell's international arm' - report

1 Mar 2019

Would-be buyers of Campbell Soup Co.'s international portfolio have been given a final bid deadline, a report suggests.





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