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Global Food Industries invests in capacity expansion ahead of new product launch

18 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Global Food Industries, a UAE-based manufacturer of halal meats and plant-based protein products, has invested in its sole factory ahead of a planned new product launch. ... read more

Investment in alt-protein food firms "reached record level in 2020"

18 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

New research has revealed the total amount that was invested in alternative-protein businesses globally in 2020. ... read more

Fast-food group Yum China invests in poultry supplier Sunner

17 March 2021 | Dean Best

Yum China Holdings, the operator of fast-food chains KFC and Pizza in the Asian country, has bought a stake in one of the largest poultry suppliers in the market. ... read more

Dutch Bakery Group snaps up Covid-hit local peer Danvo

17 March 2021 | Dean Best

Dutch Bakery Group, controlled by local private-equity firm Egeria, has acquired a local peer that has suffered during the pandemic. ... read more

Health central to breakfast cereal's future – Cereal Partners Worldwide's Gharry Eccles on reformulation drive

17 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Simon Harvey speaks with Gharry Eccles of Cereal Partners Worldwide, a joint venture between Nestlé and General Mills, on the challenges ahead for the breakfast-cereal business. ... read more

Almarai enters deal to buy Bakemart operations in UAE, Bahrain

17 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Saudi Arabia's Almarai has entered an agreement with a regional peer to acquire bakery operations in the Middle East. ... read more

Milarex expands US seafood presence with Ultco purchase

15 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Milarex, a salmon processor headquartered in Norway, has expanded its footprint in North America through M&A. ... read more

Bakery group Aryzta sells North America assets

15 March 2021 | Dean Best

The bakery group, which has offloaded a series of assets in recent years, said before Christmas it would look to sell its business in North America. ... read more

Sykes Seafood plans to invest in new UK shrimp plant

15 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

UK business Sykes Seafood plans to build a new shrimp processing facility to add to its two other sites in the country. ... read more

Investor-backed Vibrant Foods snaps up paneer maker Everest Dairies

15 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Vibrant Foods, a UK-based, Asian-style food business, has expanded its portfolio through another acquisition. ... read more

Canada's Premium Brands Holdings acquires Starboard Seafood

12 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Premium Brands Holdings has struck another acquisition to add to the seafood part of the Canadian food firm's business. ... read more

Sol Cuisine to take plant-based business public in Canada

12 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Sol Cuisine, a Canadian plant-based business founded in the 1990s, plans to go public through a reverse takeover. ... read more

New products – General Mills takes Pillsbury into ready-to-eat cookies; Russia's Cherkizovo in meat snack launch; Kind's frozen breakfast Smoothie Bowls 

11 March 2021 | just-food.com

This week's selection of new products includes goat-milk variants of Hochdorf's Bimbosan infant nutrition range and Kraft Heinz unveiling desserts. ... read more

Cell-based meat "could be cost-competitive by 2030"

11 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

New research has predicted how much meat created in a lab will cost compared to conventional meat by 2030. ... read more

UK herbs, spices maker Favourit Foods gets new owner

9 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Brand-builder GM Marketing in Belfast has broken out into manufacturing with the purchase of a local company. ... read more

"We are moving faster to get to consumers" – Sioned Winfield, insights transformation director at PepsiCo

9 March 2021 | Lucy Britner

PepsiCo's insights transformation director on the need to be "closer and more responsive" to consumers and using AI to determine lasting trends. ... read more

Stir Foods expands private-label presence with Lancaster Fine Foods

9 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Investor-backed condiments maker Stir Foods in Chicago has expanded its private-label presence with another US deal. ... read more

What will attract consumers to 'hybrid' meat products?

8 March 2021 | David Burrows

As more consumers become interested in the sustainability of what they eat, what role can 'hybrid' products made from meat and veg play? Early launches haven't always succeeded. ... read more

Can cell-based meat not cost the earth?

5 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

Andy Coyne looks at recent developments surrounding cell-based meat, where attempts to cut production costs will be critical in any efforts to launch commercially-viable products. ... read more

New products – Sargento teams up with Mondelez in cheese snacks; Halo Top gets fruity; Kellogg goes thin with new crackers

5 March 2021 | just-food.com

This week's selection of new products includes Nestle's Crema Baci chocolate spread, which it has launched in Italy, and a new range of pizzas from US-based Newman's Own. ... read more

Eyeing alternatives – meat companies with stakes in meat-free and cell-based meat

5 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

With plant-based products growing in popularity and investment in lab-created products on the rise, we present a guide on how meat manufacturers are investing in the area. ... read more

Dairy firm Laita acquires UK food importer Marathon Foods Ltd

5 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

French dairy cooperative Laïta has acquired a European importer of Mediterranean foods for an undisclosed sum. ... read more

Plant-based meat's health challenges

4 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Meat-alternative companies are facing scrutiny over the health credentials of their products. Simon Harvey looks at the questions being asked and how manufacturers are reacting. ... read more

Former Premier Foods CEO Gavin Darby joins Orchard House as chairman

4 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

It has been announced Gavin Darby, the former chief executive of Premier Foods, has joined another UK-based food business. ... read more

US grocer Kroger wants to back upcycling firms

3 March 2021 | Dean Best

One of the largest food retailers in the US has a fund set aside to support companies set up to "manufacture, process or distribute upcycled consumer food products". ... read more

How Chinese start-up Ffit8 is riding interest in protein

3 March 2021 | GlobalData Consumer

Interest in protein-packed food is growing in China, as is demand for meal-replacement products. GlobalData reports on how one Beijing-based firm is looking to ride these trends. ... read more

The fermentation flurry in plant-based meat

2 March 2021 | Simon Creasey

With plants and cells grabbing headlines as the market for alt-meat takes hold, could a new generation of products made using cutting-edge fermentation processes start to simmer? ... read more

Two deals in two days as Orkla snaps up Poland's Ambasador92

2 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

Norway-based food group Orkla has announced its second acquisition in 24 hours, with the purchase of a Polish sales and distribution company. ... read more

Morrisons adds to manufacturing base with Falfish deal in Cornwall

2 March 2021 | Simon Harvey

Morrisons, one of the UK's 'big four' supermarket chains, has struck an acquisition in the seafood sector to add to its current manufacturing operations. ... read more

Why sugar is no longer the sweet spot – UK snack bars deep dive, part two

2 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

In the second part of his deep dive into the UK snack-bar market, Andy Coyne solicits expert opinion about where the category is headed and what is driving it forward. ... read more

Bonduelle deputy CEO retains "long-term" confidence over foodservice

1 March 2021 | Dean Best

The French vegetables group's deputy CEO talks to just-food about the company's outlook for the foodservice market and for the frozen category. ... read more

Orkla acquires Finnish foodservice supplier Fort Deli

1 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

Norway-based food group Orkla has announced its acquisition of a Finnish foodservice business for an undisclosed sum. ... read more

Coming to the crunch – UK snack bars deep dive, part one

1 March 2021 | Andy Coyne

Andy Coyne takes a close look at the UK snack bar category and at how it has adapted to the unique trading conditions created by Covid lockdown restrictions.  ... read more

The alternative-seafood minnows eyeing the big catch of Asia

26 February 2021 | Dean Best

A huge market for seafood, Asia could be a lucrative opportunity for companies offering plant-based alternatives – but challenges face the companies looking to reel in consumers. ... read more

Beyond Meat hails fast-food deals but shares fall on Q4 results

26 February 2021 | Dean Best

Beyond Meat has struck contracts with two major QSR chains but shares in the US-based meat-free supplier still fell amid Q4 results Wall Street said were weaker than expected. ... read more