Latest food industry news & insights

Subscribe via RSSWhat is RSS?

Comprehensive coverage of the food industry's latest, breaking news brought to you by just-food's leading network of international journalists.

Subscribe to our newsletters

Get the latest comment, analysis and breaking news first.
Sign up for the just-food newsletter.

US groups Conagra, Pinnacle 'resume deal talks'

Major US manufacturers Conagra Brands and Pinnacle Foods have reportedly kick-started discussions over combining their businesses....

Premier Foods shareholder calls for CEO change

The UK's Premier Foods has told the London Stock Exchange that one of its major shareholders, activist investor Oasis Management, is to vote...

Peru issues warning labels for foods high in fat, salt, sugar

Food manufacturers operating in Peru will have to include warning labels on the packaging of and adverts for products with high levels of sa...

McCain Foods plays down talk of US expansion project

McCain Foods has cooled reports in the US the potato-products group is looking to build another plant in the state of Idaho....

Recent news

US groups Conagra, Pinnacle 'resume deal talks' 22 Jun 2018

Dean Best

Major US manufacturers Conagra Brands and Pinnacle Foods have reportedly kick-started discussions over combining their businesses.


Premier Foods shareholder calls for CEO change 22 Jun 2018

Andy Coyne

The UK's Premier Foods has told the London Stock Exchange that one of its major shareholders, activist investor Oasis Management, is to vote against the re-election of Gavin Darby as CEO.


Peru issues warning labels for foods high in fat, salt, sugar 22 Jun 2018

Paula Krizanovic

Food manufacturers operating in Peru will have to include warning labels on the packaging of and adverts for products with high levels of salt, sugar and fats.


McCain Foods plays down talk of US expansion project 22 Jun 2018

Dean Best

McCain Foods has cooled reports in the US the potato-products group is looking to build another plant in the state of Idaho.


Carbon dioxide shortage said to be impacting UK retailers 22 Jun 2018

Andy Coyne

The European carbon dioxide shortage is starting to impact UK retailers, reports suggest.


EU's retaliatory tariffs on US go live 22 Jun 2018

Michelle Russell

The European Commission's higher duties on US products, including food, issued in response to the tariffs from the Trump administration on imports of steel and aluminium, go live today (22 June).


Nutropia to build chicken operation in Ethiopia 22 Jun 2018

Andy Coyne

Ethiopia's Nutropia Poultry & Feed is to build a large-scale chicken facility in its home market.


Goodman Fielder seeks NZ rights to Yoplait 22 Jun 2018

Dean Best

Australia-based food manufacturer Goodman Fielder is looking to acquire the rights to the Yoplait brand in New Zealand.


NPD Tracker - ABP Food Group strikes licensing deal; Kashi brings Joi nut bar range to market in Canada; General Mills introduces low-sugar version of Yoplait yogurt; Nestle launches organic infant formula in UK 22 Jun 2018

just-food.com

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.


Maple Leaf-owned Field Roast signs Australasian distribution deal 21 Jun 2018

Andy Coyne

Seattle-based Field Roast Grain Meat Co., owned by Canada's Maple Leaf Foods, has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Australian company Essen Foods.


Russian banks set for almost half of Agrokor 21 Jun 2018

Dean Best

Two Russian banks could hold almost 50% of the embattled Croatia-based food manufacturer and retailer Agrokor, the largest business in the Balkans set to come under the ownership of its creditors.


French meal alternative start-up Feed raises new funding 21 Jun 2018

Andy Coyne

French food start-up Feed has attracted a new round of funding led by Alven and existing investor Otium Brands.


General Mills invests in GoodBelly Probiotics firm 21 Jun 2018

Andy Coyne

US food company General Mills has invested in NextFoods, the maker of Goodbelly Probotics products.


US snacks delivery service SnackNation acquires local peer Love With Food 21 Jun 2018

Andy Coyne

SnackNation, the US-based healthy snack delivery service, has acquired EdgiLife and its direct-to-consumer snack subscription service brand Love With Food.


Indoor farmer Gotham Greens raises $29m in funding round 21 Jun 2018

Andy Coyne

New York fresh produce supplier Gotham Greens has announced it has attracted US$29m in Series C equity funding.


Pork producer Seaboard Triumph Foods to ramp up production in Iowa 21 Jun 2018

Andy Coyne

Seaboard Triumph Foods has announced its intention to significantly ramp up production at its plant in Sioux City, Iowa.


Fonterra rallies to defend Chinese JV partner after manufacturing breach  21 Jun 2018

Andy Coyne

New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra has defended its Chinese joint venture Beingmate after the infant formula business became embroiled in a manufacturing rules breach.


Bellamy's acts amid rising demand for organic infant formula 21 Jun 2018

Dean Best

Bellamy's Australia has signed three deals to try to tap into growing demand for organic infant formula.


Mondelez International names Luca Zaramella as new CFO 20 Jun 2018

Andy Coyne

Confectionery heavyweight Mondelez International has announced Luca Zaramella will become its CFO from August.


Asda, Sainsbury's bosses grilled over potential for supply-chain squeeze 20 Jun 2018

Andy Coyne

UK big four supermarkets Asda and Sainsbury's have confirmed synergies from their proposed merger are likely to come from re-negotiating deals with suppliers.




Forgot your password?

Get full access to all content, just $1 for 30 days

Site Editor Dean Best
Access for $1 for 30 days

A Message From The Editor [x]

just-food gives you the widest food market coverage.

But only paid just-food members have full, unlimited access to all our exclusive content - including 18 years of archives.

I am so confident you will love complete access to our content that today I can offer you 30 days access for $1.

It’s our best ever membership offer – just for you.

Editor's signature

Dean Best, editor of just-food

Get 30 days for $1
Risk-free, money-back guarantee