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Big Food's VC-style funds: the investments so far

just-food presents a guide to some of the main in-house venture capital funds operated by major food businesses. ...

Age of disruption in industry turned upside down

just-food's US columnist surveys the rapid transformation in the sector Stateside and argues disruption is now the new normal....

Hatching new ideas - incubators and accelerators

Our guide to some of the main incubators and accelerators operated by major food manufacturers as they look to tap into some of the con...

FUTURES: Smart technology in food and drink

As consumers become more tech-savvy, smart technology in the home, shop and production facility will continue to change the way we manufactu...

Latest Interviews

"The idea is to embrace change" – Danone Manifesto Ventures chief Laurent Marcel on the French group’s investment strategy in an industry disrupted 22 Mar 2019

Dean Best

Danone talks to just-food about its investments in up-and-coming businesses the French giant believes are shaking up the food industry.


Trichomia chief marketing officer Georgia Branch touts health and sustainability benefits of hemp-based foods - the bitesize interview 14 Mar 2019

Simon Harvey

Simon Harvey speaks with hemp-food maker Trichomia's chief marketing officer, Georgia Branch, on the Sydney-based company's plans for the year ahead. 

Latest News

New products - Upfield moves Flora spreads range to 100% plant-based; Natural Balance Foods expands Trek range with Protein Nut Bar; PepsiCo's Off the Eaten Path snacks roll out in Australia; Conagra Brands expands Bird Eye range with Oven Roasters 26 Mar 19

just-food.com

This week's batch of new products includes PepsiCo's plant-based snacks brand Off the Eaten Path making its Australia debut and Conagra Brands extending its Birds Eye range.


Barilla invests in US by-products start-up Planetarians 25 Mar 19

Andy Coyne

Barilla, the Italy-based sauces and pasta maker, has taken part in a US$750,000 investment round in a US ingredients start-up.


EU says ready for 'no-deal' Brexit scenario 25 Mar 19

Simon Harvey

The European Commission says its has completed preparations for the eventuality that the UK leaves the trading bloc without a Brexit deal.


New Products - Nomad Foods takes Birds Eye into meat-free with Green Cuisine; Unilever unveils dairy-free Breyers ice cream; Nestle-owned Sweet Earth plans meatless burger; Arla launches fruit & kernels skyr in Germany 21 Mar 19

just-food.com

This week's batch of new products includes Nomad Foods taking its Birds Eye brand into the UK meat-free market and Bubs Australia entering a new category.


Chobani unveils newest entrants for spring incubator programme 18 Mar 19

Simon Harvey

Greek-style yogurt business Chobani has unveiled the newest eight entrants to its spring incubator programme.


Germany's Pfeifer & Langen invests in plant-based food specialist Amidori 15 Mar 19

Andy Coyne

German plant-based food firm Amidori, which has been seeking a partner to help it scale-up, has sold a majority stake in the business.

Latest blogs

What's driving pre-Brexit stockpiling? 13 Mar 19

Dean Best

A significant chunk of UK consumers are either starting - or planning - to stockpile ahead of the country's departure from the EU.


Asda boss reacts to UK watchdog's stance on Sainsbury's deal 21 Feb 19

Dean Best

Sainsbury's chief Mike Coupe took to the airwaves within minutes of the CMA's provisional findings being announced and, today (21 February), his partner on the proposed merger at Asda gave his verdict.



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