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Four product trends to watch in China in 2019

just-food's China columnist Peter Peverelli outlines four product trends food companies doing business in the country - or wanting to do bus...

What will be the US food mega-trends of 2019?

2018 was a year of dynamism and change in the US food industry and 2019 looks like being no different, writes Victor Martino....

October matches 2018 high for food M&A - data

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

How marketeers must adapt to the new consumer

All that's historically been solid in CPG brand marketing is melting into air amid changes in consumer demand, argues just-food's US co...

Latest Interviews

"The opportunity is so big" - Nestle and new asset Terrafertil eye Latin America's fledgling markets for plant-based foods 7 Nov 2018

Dean Best

After a deal finalised in August, Nestle owns a majority stake in Latin American organic and plant-based business Terrafertil. Dean Best spoke to both companies to ask what lies ahead.


Slendier MD Erica Hughes on how konjac foods supplier tapping into consumer demand for healthier products - the bitesize interview 30 Oct 2018

Andy Coyne

Slendier, a "healthy pasta substitute" from Australia, has become a brand available in 20 countries, touting its better-for-you credentials. Andy Coyne speaks to MD and owner Erica Hughes.

Latest News

Post Holdings plans to spin-off nutrition business through IPO 16 Nov 18

Simon Harvey

US food manufacturer Post Holdings, the company behind Weetabix and Grape-Nuts cereal, plans to separate one of its business units into a new publically-listed company.


Spain takes action to tackle obesity 13 Nov 18

Andy Coyne

Spain has announced a raft of measures to tackle the nation's obesity problem including a change to the way food is labelled.


Müller to reduce sugar in yogurt range after scientific breakthrough 6 Nov 18

Andy Coyne

Dairy giant Müller is set to make changes to the formula of one of its yogurt brands in the UK and Ireland following a research and development breakthrough.


New Products - The Happy Egg Co. debuts on-the-go products; PepsiCo rolls out new snack brand in US; Kellogg takes granola to India; Heck launches plant-based sausages 2 Nov 18

just-food.com

This week's product news includes a new snacks brand from PepsiCo in the US and Kellogg adding to its portfolio of products on sale in India.


PepsiCo snaps up US "superfood" snacks maker Health Warrior 31 Oct 18

Simon Harvey

US food and drinks giant PepsiCo has snapped up "superfood" snacks maker Health Warrior.


Fit Kitchen in trademark dispute with Scratch Meals 30 Oct 18

Simon Harvey

UK-based food delivery service Fit Kitchen has launched legal proceedings against Scratch Meals over what it says is a trademark infringement.

Latest blogs

Fleury Michon quits French meats trade body 24 Sep 18

Dean Best

Fleury Michon, the France-based supplier of ready meals and cooked meats, has quit the trade body representing the charcuterie industry in the country.


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.



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