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Hannah Abdulla | 25 Mar 2014

Israel's Strauss Group is a food and beverage maker with interests in sectors from coffee and chocolate to dairy and dips. Coffee accounts for over half of Strauss's sales but the company has aspirations to grow its food business. Hannah Abdulla met Strauss CFO Shahar Florence to find out more.


Dean Best | 18 Dec 2012

just-food's interviews with senior executives in the international food sector provide exclusive insight into how the leading lights in the industry deal with the challenges and embrace the opportunities in front of them. This year, the most-read interviews on just-food included one-on-ones with companies from General Mills and Heinz to Russian retail giant Magnit to the UK government minister responsible for food policy.

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Andy Coyne | 19 Dec 2018

Israel-based food-tech Aleph Farms has outlined the timeframe for creating a cell-based steak product it can take to market.


Andy Coyne | 5 Sep 2018

Stir-Pacifica, a California-based portfolio company of private-equity firm Wind Point Partners, has acquired local peer Sabra Dipping Co.’s salsa business. 


Andy Coyne | 1 Aug 2018

Sabra Dipping Company, the US-based joint venture between PepsiCo and Israel's Strauss Group, is expanding its hummus-making facility in Virginia.


just-food.com | 16 Mar 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.


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.


Simon Harvey | 14 Sep 2017

Strauss Group and PepsiCo's international venture Obela is to start selling hummus products in Germany.


Simon Harvey | 12 Sep 2017

Israeli food start-up Yofix Probiotics has secured US$2m in funding to help the plant-based yogurt maker expand its business. 


Dean Best | 10 Aug 2017

Israel-based Strauss Group has pointed to a "strong performance" from its "core" businesses in the second quarter, while booking a set of mixed first-half results on a GAAP basis.


Dean Best | 30 May 2017

Israel-based food and beverage business Strauss Group has reported higher first-quarter sales and profits despite the impact of a recall at its Sabra US dips business in November.


Katy Askew | 28 Mar 2017

Israeli food-to-coffee manufacturer Strauss Group booked an increase in sales and earnings for 2016. 


Dean Best | 22 Nov 2016

Israel-based food and beverage company Strauss Group today (22 November) reported higher sales and earnings in the first nine months of 2016, with top-line growth at home and abroad.


John Shepherd | 20 Sep 2016

Sabra Dipping Company, the US-based joint venture between PepsiCo and Israel's Strauss Group, has expanded its line of dips and spreads with the launch of Sabra Guacamole Grab N' Go.


Dean Best | 18 Aug 2016

Israel-based food and beverage company Strauss Group saw sales and earnings rise in the first half of the year, enjoying growth from its domestic business and from Sabra, its US-focused venture with PepsiCo.


Katy Askew | 2 Aug 2016

Sabra Dipping Company, the US-based joint venture between PepsiCo and Israel's Strauss Group, is launching a line of refrigerated sandwich spreads, Sabra Spreads.


Katy Askew | 23 May 2016

Strauss Group offset the negative impact of currency exchange on sales to grow earnings in the first quarter. 


Katy Askew | 21 Mar 2016

Israeli food maker Strauss Group said today (21 February) that it remains focused on its "global growth strategy" as it booked a drop in earnings for 2015. 


Katy Askew | 24 Nov 2015

Israeli food company Strauss Group booked lower earnings for the first nine months of the year on the back of a decline in sales. 


Hannah Abdulla | 2 Sep 2015

The American Halal Co. has announced the appointment of Sabra Dipping Co. finance executive, Haroon Jafree, as its chief operating officer and senior VP of corporate development.


Hannah Abdulla | 20 Aug 2015

Israel's Strauss Group has pointed to "macroeconomic events" in several of its businesses and markets that led to a fall in sales and profits for the first half of the year.


Katy Askew | 29 May 2015

US poultry group Sanderson Farms posted higher half-year sales and profits, although there was some concern on Wall Street about the near-term outlook for the business. Barilla announced its results for 2014, which included an increase in revenue and earnings.


Katy Askew | 23 Mar 2015

Strauss Group booked mixed full-year numbers today (23 March), as lower finance costs offset lower operating profit.


Dean Best | 20 Mar 2015

Israel-based Strauss Group - joint owner of US hummus manufacturer Sabra Dipping Co. alongside PepsiCo - believes the US market for fresh dips will almost double by 2020.


Hannah Abdulla | 20 Mar 2015

Last week, just-food was live at the Consumer Analyst Group Europe conference, where some of the largest industry names including Nestle, Strauss and Danone provided business updates. Elsewhere, Mars confirmed plans to invest in a Snickers production plant in India. Rumours were also rife General Mills was looking to offload its Green Giant business. Here is the week in quotes.


Katy Askew | 26 Nov 2014

Strauss Group booked higher sales and operating profit during the third quarter after a challenging first half.


Katy Askew | 30 Sep 2014

Sabra Dipping Co., the venture between PepsiCo and Israel's Strauss Group, is set to double production capacity at its hummus making facility in Virginia to meet "growing consumer interest" in fresh dips and spreads.


Hannah Abdulla | 9 Sep 2014

Israeli food manufacturer Strauss Group has settled a legal dispute with local Cadbury distributor Carmit Candy.


Hannah Abdulla | 20 Aug 2014

Strauss Group has reported a drop in its first-half profits despite posting a strong increase in sales of its international dips and spreads business.

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