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Tiger Brands earnings slump - key takeaways

South African FMCG major Tiger Brands reported a poor set of first-half results this week amid price pressures and Covid-19. Simon Harv...

Plant-based meat and China: target local tastes

just-food's China market columnist Peter Peverelli weighs up the growing activity in the country's market for plant-based meat alternatives....

How Covid-19 might shape food M&A

Out of the blue, Covid-19 has arrived to, M&A advisor Stefan Kirk argues, shake life into the food M&A market once the pandemic...

How Covid-19 might shape consumer trends in China

Packaged-food companies mulling the post-Covid-19 consumer will be watching China with interest. Our local columnist Peter Peverelli sets ou...

Latest Interviews

Climate change, aquaculture and healthy diets - Thai Union's Dr Darian McBain on seafood giant's sustainability targets 6 Dec 2019

Ben Cooper

Ben Cooper speaks to Dr Darian McBain, global director of corporate affairs and sustainability at Thai Union, about attempts to put sustainability at the heart of the business.


"I want to try to be optimistic. We've been let down before" - The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil chief executive Darrel Webber exhorts food companies to buy sustainably 27 Mar 2019

Ben Cooper

The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil speaks with Ben Cooper about its new standards and how food companies can promote the idea palm oil can be a sustainable commodity.

Latest News

Beyond Meat secures plant-based burger deal in China with KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell 1 Jun 2020

Simon Harvey

Free-from firm Beyond Meat has sealed another deal in China featuring the US firm's plant-based burgers.


Orkla Indian subsidiary MTR linked with deal for local peer Eastern Condiments 29 May 2020

Andy Coyne

MTR Foods, an India-based business owned by Norway's Orkla, has been linked in media reports to the acquisition of a controlling stake in a local peer.


Hershey launches online store in India with Swiggy, Dunzo 27 May 2020

Simon Harvey

US-based confectionery maker Hershey has partnered with two delivery firms in India to launch an online store.


Meat processor Marfrig forms PlantPlus Foods joint venture with ADM 27 May 2020

Simon Harvey

Brazilian meat processor Marfrig Global Foods has entered a new joint venture with a US agri-food business.


PE firm DPI pumps multi-millions into Tunisian food business Sicam 26 May 2020

Andy Coyne

UK-based private equity firm group Development Partners International (DPI) has backed a North African food business to the tune of US$56m.


Two suitors table bids for up-for-sale Tiger Brands meat assets 26 May 2020

Dean Best

Tiger Brands has issued fresh details on the interest in the "value-added" meat business the South Africa-based consumer-goods group has put on the block.



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