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Dean Foods left with few options - analysis

Seven months after launching a strategic review, US dairy giant Dean Foods is to go it alone under a new chief executive rather th...

Tesco packaging push puts suppliers on alert

Tesco's announcement on packaging should be a warning to manufacturers that sustainability is becoming a more important factor in deali...

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...

How M&A in packaged food looked in H1 2019

Using data from just-food.com and parent organisation GlobalData, we present a flavour of M&A activity in the international packaged foo...

Latest Interviews

"We're not promoting night-time snacking" - CEO Sean Folkson on why Nightfood's "sleep-friendly" ice cream can help consumers 3 Jul 2019

Dean Best

Sean Folkson sets out why his US company Nightfood and its "sleep-friendly" ice cream can be a better alternative for evening eaters and can carve out a niche in the market.


"I want to try to be optimistic. We've been let down before" - The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil chief executive Darrel Webber exhorts food companies to buy sustainably 27 Mar 2019

Ben Cooper

The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil speaks with Ben Cooper about its new standards and how food companies can promote the idea palm oil can be a sustainable commodity.

Latest News

UK government's worst-case scenario for no-deal Brexit reveals fresh food supply fears 12 Sep 19

Andy Coyne

The UK government has released a document outlining the worst-case scenario in the event of a no-deal Brexit, which includes assumptions relating to food supply.


India regulator postpones traffic-light labels implementation amid opposition 12 Sep 19

Raghavendra Verma

India's draft regulations for traffic-light labelling on packaged foods have been postponed amid industry opposition.


Nestle lays down target for zero net greenhouse gas emissions 12 Sep 19

Simon Harvey

Nestlé, the Swiss food heavyweight with brands such a KitKat chocolate, has set out a new target to cut net greenhouse gas emissions to zero. 


Wells Enterprises reaches deal to acquire Halo Top ice cream 10 Sep 19

Simon Harvey

Halo Top, the US ice-cream brand that has shaken up the category on both sides of the Atlantic with its low-calorie fare, has a new owner.


Wells Enterprises buys Unilever's Nevada ice cream factory 9 Sep 19

Simon Harvey

Wells Enterprises, the privately-owned US ice cream business, is purchasing a factory in its domestic market owned by a major food manufacturer.


Scotland to table plan to curb HFSS food promotions 6 Sep 19

Dean Best

Scotland is to push forward with a plan to limit the way foods high in fat, sugar or salt can be promoted in the country, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced.

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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