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just-food Confidence Survey - sales, profits

The food industry is going through a period of change not seen for generations - and we asked a series of questions about how you plan to co...

Focus: Food firms seek revenue management boost

In mature markets like North America and western Europe, packaged food manufacturers have in recent years found top-line growth hard to come...

Premier - cautious optimism or false promises?

Shares in Premier Foods rose on Wednesday (15 November) after the UK group posted second-quarter numbers that cheered the market. However, w...

Column: It's not child's play for TreeHouse

After a largely smooth decade for TreeHouse Foods since its inception in 2005, the largest private-label supplier in the US has found it tou...

Latest Interviews

From UK bread woe to overseas gains and M&A moves - Associated British Foods FD John Bason on 2016/17 and year ahead - interview 9 Nov 2017

Dean Best

Associated British Foods' grocery basket had something of a mixed 2016/17 financial year. Dean Best spoke to finance director John Bason about challenges at home, progress overseas, recent M&A and the year ahead.


Bonduelle "ready for more M&A" - interview with CFO Gregory Sanson 4 Oct 2017

Dean Best

France-based international vegetable supplier Bonduelle this week reported its annual financial results, a year of rising sales and earnings and in which it struck a major acquisition - that of US produce group Ready Pac Foods. Dean Best spoke to Bonduelle CFO Grégory Sanson about the numbers, the company's outlook for the 2017/18 financial year and why it is ready for more M&A.

Latest News

Campbell Soup Co. to snap up US snacks group Snyder's-Lance 18 Dec 17

Simon Harvey

Campbell Soup Co. has completed its sixth acquisition in five years after agreeing to buy US snacks maker Snyder's-Lance for US$50 a share in an all-cash transaction.


Earnings summary - Prataap Snacks shakes off GST as profits triple; Sanderson Farms profits surge on "record" sales 15 Dec 17

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just-food presents the key metrics from company financials in bitesize format, with analyst insight and social media comment alongside graphs illustrating a business' historical performance to give you an easy-to-read digest of the numbers you need to know.


Sanderson Farms to double capital spending after "record'' annual sales 15 Dec 17

Simon Harvey

US poultry company Sanderson Farms plans to more than double capital expenditure next year as it invests in new plants and equipment to ramp up production.


UK food industry body says time running out for Brexit trade deal 14 Dec 17

Simon Harvey

Food industry representatives at a UK parliamentary committee meeting today (13 December) stressed that firm and specific details of a Brexit transition agreement would be keenly welcomed to give businesses sufficient time to prepare for an eventual exit.


French co-ops Triskalia, D'Aucy join forces in bid for EUR5bn turnover 12 Dec 17

Stuart Todd

French food cooperatives Triskalia and D'Aucy have announced plans to join forces with the aim of increasing their combined turnover from EUR3.1bn (US$3.63bn) to EUR5bn by 2025.


French meat specialist Jean Caby 'under judicial administration' 7 Dec 17

Stuart Todd

French cooked meats specialist Jean Caby has been placed under judicial administration for the next six months by a commercial court in northern France, it is understood.

Latest blogs

How are you feeling about 2018? 16 Oct 17

Dean Best

The food industry is going through a period of change not seen for generations - and we'd like to know how you plan to continue trying to navigate this state of flux next year.


Do you get just-food's newsletters? You need to do something 17 Aug 17

Dean Best

If you receive just-food's newsletters, we have a message.

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