Free-from: Latest news and analysis articles

Subscribe via RSSWhat is RSS?

Latest Insights

How can UK SMEs prepare for life after Brexit?

When it comes to Brexit, almost everything is uncertain and unclear. As entrepreneurs and leaders of small and medium-sized enterprises (SME...

Data - M&A sizzles in July, pushing 2018 to high

As company strategists look to M&A to gain an edge on their competition, just-food's index of mergers and acquisitions in the international...

Kellogg Q2/H1 - top takeaways

After four straight years of falling annual sales, Kellogg yesterday (2 August) reported top-line growth for the first half of 2018, prompti...

How might no-deal Brexit affect UK, EU food?

The prospect of the UK and the EU not reaching a deal on the country's departure from the bloc has risen in recent weeks amid close votes at...

Latest Interviews

"I've never seen this pace of change in the industry" - Nestle US strategy chief on trying to grow again in its largest market 2 Aug 2018

Dean Best

Nestlé this week (31 July) officially opened the new headquarters for its operations in the US, proclaiming the move a "catalyst" for its "transformation" in its largest market by sales. In 2017, the Lean Cuisine and Gerber maker saw its growth stall in the US. How is the food giant looking to kick-start its business in a market going through profound change? Dean Best caught up with Rui Barbas, chief strategy officer for Nestlé's US arm, to find out more.


"We will take plant-based to the next level" - Naturli' Foods CEO Henrik Lund on Danish firm's push into meat-free 15 Jun 2018

Dean Best

Denmark-based Naturli' Foods has become the latest meat-free supplier from Europe to cross the English Channel to try to tap into the UK's growing interest in plant-based food. Dean Best spoke to Naturli' CEO Henrik Lund in London as the company marked its debut in the market.

Latest News

Beyond Meat supply issues spread to Canada 17 Aug 18

Andy Coyne

US plant-based meat alternative firm Beyond Meat continues to be dogged by supply issues outside of its domestic market.


New Products - Divine Chocolate to launch new organic bars using Sao Tome cocoa; Aimia Foods links up with Levi Roots; General Mills extends Fibre One, Nature Valley ranges in UK; PepsiCo's Quaker moves into chilled section with Morning-Go kits 17 Aug 18

just-food.com

This week's round-up of the most notable product development from the international food sector includes PepsiCo taking Quaker into the chilled aisle in the US and Aldi's latest NPD offensive in the country.


UK firm Good Hemp gets new majority investor 15 Aug 18

Dean Best

Braham and Murray, the company behind UK hemp food-and-drink brand Good Hemp, has sold a majority stake to existing investor and local private-equity firm Inverleith.


SunOpta invests in non-dairy, broth production 8 Aug 18

Dean Best

SunOpta, the Canada-based ingredients and packaged food and beverage supplier, is investing in the production of non-dairy beverages and broth at a plant in the US.


Dean Foods shares curdle on profit warning 7 Aug 18

Dean Best

Shares in US dairy major Dean Foods soured today (7 August) after the owner of brands including DairyPure milk and Friendly's ice cream cut its forecast for annual underlying earnings per share.


Range of food features in China's new tariff salvo at US 6 Aug 18

Dean Best

Scores of food products feature on a new list of more than 5,000 US goods on which China is planning to impose additional tariffs of 5-25%.

Latest blogs

Upfield Foods, home to ex-Unilever spreads assets, makes notable appointment 20 Jul 18

Dean Best

UK food-industry veteran David Salkeld is to take a senior position at Upfield Foods, the newly-instituted business that is home to Unilever's former spreads assets.


Plenty of hot air as UK politicians grill Asda, Sainsbury's over merger 22 Jun 18

Andy Coyne

UK Parliamentary select committees at their best are meant to bring light rather than generate heat but this wasn't a select committee at its best.



Forgot your password?

Get full access to all content, just $1 for 30 days

Site Editor Dean Best
Access for $1 for 30 days

A Message From The Editor [x]

just-food gives you the widest food market coverage.

But only paid just-food members have full, unlimited access to all our exclusive content - including 18 years of archives.

I am so confident you will love complete access to our content that today I can offer you 30 days access for $1.

It’s our best ever membership offer – just for you.

Editor's signature

Dean Best, editor of just-food

Get 30 days for $1
Risk-free, money-back guarantee