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Latest Interviews

Greencore CEO Patrick Coveney on navigating new wave of M&A and uncertainty of Brexit - the just-food interview, part two 14 Nov 2018

Dean Best

Greencore's exit from the US leaves the Ireland-based own-label supplier to focus on the UK. Speaking to Dean Best, CEO Patrick Coveney surveys a market he sees as in flux.


Greencore CEO Patrick Coveney on leaving US market and focusing on UK - the just-food interview, part one 13 Nov 2018

Dean Best

In the first of a two-part interview, Greencore CEO Patrick Coveney talks to Dean Best about the private-label manufacturer's decision to quit the US and focus on the UK market.

Latest News

Premier Foods admits to Brexit-linked stockpiling 14 Nov 18

Andy Coyne

The UK's Premier Foods, behind brands such as Oxo stock cubes and Mr Kipling cakes, has revealed that it has taken action to prepare for a 'no-deal' Brexit.


Greencore ready for more M&A in UK 14 Nov 18

Dean Best

Greencore, the Ireland-based private-label supplier, is planning to be "an active consolidator" in what CEO Patrick Coveney believes will be an uptick in M&A in the UK own-label sector.


Valley Fine Foods promotes Todd Nettleton to CEO role 14 Nov 18

Simon Harvey

US-based Valley Fine Foods has announced an internal promotion to create a new chief executive for the meals, pasta and sauces manufacturer.


Premier Foods CEO Gavin Darby to step down 13 Nov 18

Dean Best

Gavin Darby, the chief executive of Premier Foods, is to step down from the helm of the UK manufacturer after almost six years in the job.


Campbell holds talks with Third Point over board make-up 12 Nov 18

Andy Coyne

US food giant Campbell Soup Co. has revealed a new twist in its battle with Third Point, the investor which is trying instigate a major overhaul of the company's board at its forthcoming annual meeting.


Louisiana Fish Fry names Michael Morse as new CEO a month after takeover deal 8 Nov 18

Andy Coyne

US food group Louisiana Fish Fry has brought in a new chief executive officer a month after it was taken over by a private-equity firm.

Latest blogs

just-food closed on Monday 27 August 26 Aug 18

Dean Best

As I type, grey skies cover south-east London, with drizzle hitting the windows - but the forecast is set fairer for tomorrow when the country has its final public holiday before Christmas Day.


If Kraft Heinz passed on Pinnacle, it should do so with Campbell 2 Aug 18

Dean Best

It's almost 18 months since Unilever rebuffed Kraft Heinz and, ever since, the rumour mill has spun over where the US manufacturer could look next. It's been reported today (2 August) the ketchup maker decided against moving for US peer Pinnacle Foods.



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