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Bell Food Group buys Aryzta assets in Switzerland

31 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Switzerland's Bell Food Group said one of its local business units has acquired sandwich assets in the country. ... read more

French baker Cerelia hits US M&A trail with double deal announcement

31 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

French bakery company Cérélia has revealed it has made two acquisitions in the US, whilst also selling a stake in the business to an American investor. ... read more

Fipso wants to buy cured-meats assets from fellow French co-op Maisadour

30 March 2021 | Dean Best

French agri-food cooperative Fipso wants to expand with a move to buy a clutch of meat assets from a local peer. ... read more

Utz Brands targets growth in Florida after buying DSD network

30 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

Utz Brands, the US snacks business, is hoping to accelerate its market share in a key US state through direct-store delivery (DSD). ... read more

Cell-fish firm Bluu Biosciences eyes prototype launch after seed round

30 March 2021 | Dean Best

The Berlin-based start-up, which claims to be Europe's first company specialising in cell-based fish, has closed a round of seed funding. ... read more

Lotus Bakeries takes full control of Italian joint venture

30 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Belgium-headquartered Lotus Bakeries has taken full control of a joint venture in Europe set up a few years ago. ... read more

Post Holdings vehicle 8th Avenue to buy Ebro's Ronzoni pasta brand

29 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

US-based 8th Avenue Food & Provisions, a consumer products holding company established by Weetabix owner Post Holdings, is to acquire a local pasta brand. ... read more

Warburtons' Batch Ventures JV invests in snack brand Insane Grain

29 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

Batch Ventures, the joint venture established by UK bakery major Warburtons and challenger-brand builder Mission Ventures, has invested in a local healthy snacks firm. ... read more

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

29 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

Our guide to some of the in-house venture-capital funds operated by the world's major packaged-food companies. ... read more

Nomad Foods enters ice-cream with Fortenova asset purchase

29 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Nomad Foods has struck a deal in the Balkans that will see the UK group enter a new category in frozen foods. ... read more

Brazil meat-free firm The New gets investment

29 March 2021 | Dean Best

The New, a Brazil-based supplier of meat-alternative products, has announced more investment amid "heavy demand" for its products. ... read more

Canada's Sofina to acquire Young's Seafood owner Eight Fifty

29 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

Canadian food group Sofina has agreed a deal with a private-equity firm to acquire its seafood and pork business. ... read more

Why Roadrunner's move for JoJe Bar will boost both firms

29 March 2021 | GlobalData Consumer

The private-equity-owned US sports nutrition group Roadrunner has swooped for its latest acquisition, a move that looks to set to benefit both firms, argues GlobalData Consumer. ... read more

'Ex-Premier CEO Darby eyes Valeo Foods deal'

26 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Valeo Foods has reportedly attracted takeover interest from a number of investors following speculation the business would be put on the market. ... read more

UK meat, seafood exports to EU "picking up" – government

26 March 2021 | Dean Best

There are indications UK exports of meat, seafood and dairy to the EU are recovering, the country's government has suggested. ... read more

SPAC vehicle to take vertical farmer AeroFarms public

26 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

US vertical-farming business AeroFarms is to list on the stock market through the food industry's latest deal involving a special purpose acquisitions company, or SPAC. ... read more

Lustucru 'eyes move for pasta peer Panzani'

26 March 2021 | Dean Best

The future of Panzani, the France-based pasta business owned by Spain's Ebro Foods, is the subject of reported takeover interest. ... read more

Louis Dreyfus sells Imperial Sugar to U.S. Sugar

26 March 2021 | Dean Best

The agribusiness giant has offloaded its US-based sugar asset to another business in the field in that country. ... read more

Lamb Weston adds to fries capacity in China with new plant

26 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

US-based potato-products producer Lamb Weston plans to expand its manufacturing footprint outside its home market of the US. ... read more

Unilever in Germany 'ghost kitchen' tie-up

25 March 2021 | Dean Best

The Hellmann's and Knorr maker is teaming up with an ambitious online food delivery business in Germany ... read more

Century Pacific Food buys Pacific Meat Company from group parent

25 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Century Pacific Food, a manufacturer of canned fish, meat and dairy products in the Philippines, has acquired a meat business from the parent company. ... read more

Canadian pet-food firm Jupiter partners with local peer Food 4 Pets Canada

24 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Canadian pet-food company Jupiter has entered a partnership with a local peer to offer wet and dry options. ... read more

Private-equity backed RoadRunner snaps up US firm JoJe Bar

24 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

RoadRunner Holdings, a holding company set up by a US private-equity firm, has made an acquisition in the health bar area. ... read more

How might UK food-to-go operators adjust post-pandemic?

24 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

We review the outlook for the UK food-to-go market, with pain still to endure until the Government's gradual easing of restrictions becomes a full-blown reality in June.  ... read more

Australia's Patties Foods buys healthy-meals firm Fitness Outcomes

24 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

Australia-based Patties Foods has acquired a local healthy ready-meals business for an undisclosed sum, it has announced. ... read more

Faux egg firm Eat Just closes $200m funding round

24 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

Eat Just, the US firm which makes a faux egg product from mung beans and cultivates meat in a lab, has revealed the result of a new funding round. ... read more

General Mills to sell European Yoplait operations to Sodiaal

23 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

General Mills has made an announcement on the future of Yoplait, the yogurt business in which the US food major is a co-shareholder. ... read more

Has Mondelez boosted health of snacks portfolio with Grenade?

23 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

Andy Coyne asks what Mondelez International's purchase of UK sports-nutrition business Grenade tells us about its strategic thinking and consumer trends. ... read more

Canadian baker Weston Foods put up for sale

23 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

Canada-based bakery supplier Weston Foods is set for an ownership change following an announcement from its parent company George Weston Ltd. ... read more

Reckitt Benckiser 'moves closer to selling China infant-formula arm'

23 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

UK consumer goods firm Reckitt Benckiser has moved closer to selling an Asia-based infant-formula business, according to a report. ... read more

Italy's Newlat eyeing "sizeable" M&A in 2021

22 March 2021 | Dean Best

The Italy-based food manufacturer wants to get to EUR1bn in revenues by the end of 2022 and sees M&A helping the company on its way. ... read more

Natures Way Foods expands UK salad factory

22 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Natures Way Foods is preparing for the summer salad season with plans to expand one of its four manufacturing sites. ... read more

Mondelez International snaps up UK sports-nutrition firm Grenade

22 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

US snacks giant Mondelez International has swooped to acquire a well-known UK sports-nutrition business. ... read more

Lactalis in talks to buy Leerdammer from Bel

19 March 2021 | Dean Best

Lactalis is looking to snap up a cheese brand sold across Europe from French rival Bel Group, the companies have announced. ... read more

German meat giant Toennies 'exploring sale'

19 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

German meat giant Toennies is reportedly exploring a sale of the business led by family member Clemens Toennies. ... read more