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Food M&A dips in March but climbs in Q1 - data

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Latest Interviews

"E-commerce is impossible to ignore" - Arla's Steve Millard on how the dairy giant is looking to grow online 3 Apr 2018

Dean Best

How can food manufacturers tap into the growth of the online channel? It is a question on the minds of many a boardroom, even in markets like the UK where the channel is relatively developed. Moreover, in such a fast-growing part of the market, how will shopper behaviour develop? How will technology evolve? Doing business online is a challenging mix of adapting to the present and being ready for the future. Dean Best met Steve Millard, the head of Arla Foods' e-commerce and digital unit in the UK, to find out more about how the dairy co-op is faring online.


Nestle growing in India through global, digital innovations – the just-food interview with local MD, Suresh Narayanan, part 1 26 Oct 2016

Raghavendra Verma

The demand for processed and packaged food is growing among India's young, often aspirational and fast-expanding population. Nestle is targeting double-digit annual growth in the country in the coming years. Suresh Narayanan, the chairman and MD of Nestle's operations in India, speaks to just-food about how the company intends to reach that goal, using innovation and an advanced digital strategy. 

Latest News

German retailer Edeka 'raises ante on Nestle in price row' 6 Apr 18

Simon Harvey

German supermarket Edeka is escalating a pricing conflict with Nestle after reportedly urging its stores to drop more of the Swiss food giant's products.


German meal-kit firm HelloFresh adds bulk with acquisition of US peer Green Chef 21 Mar 18

Andy Coyne

HelloFresh, the German meal kit business, has bought US peer Green Chef for an undisclosed sum.


US meal-kit firm Blue Apron to sell products in stores 16 Mar 18

Andy Coyne

New York-based Blue Apron, one of the meal-kit trailblazers in the US, is aiming to arrest sagging sales by making its products available in stores.


Baby-food firm Bubs Australia strikes JD.com deal 21 Feb 18

Dean Best

Bubs Australia, the infant formula and baby-food business, has secured a deal to sell its range of products through Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com.


Kraft Heinz says it cut costs by $1.7bn in 2017 16 Feb 18

Simon Harvey

Kraft Heinz said in a pre-earnings announcement that it met its target of cutting costs by US$1.7bn in 2017. 


Earnings summary - Dairy Crest 9M sales up; Huegli weighed down by German sales; Greencore sales surge; J&J Snack Foods Q1 profits rise 31 Jan 18

just-food.com

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.

Latest blogs

What does Gen Z want from brands? IRI presents its view 19 Apr 18

Dean Best

Industry watchers IRI has published the findings of two studies in the US they claim can give an insight into the shopping patterns of those aged 21 and under - Gen Z.


The identity of the buyer of Tyson's Kettle business emerges 10 Apr 18

Dean Best

In February, we reported Tyson Foods had sold its Kettle business, one of a series of non-protein disposals at the US meat giant. But the company would not disclose the buyer. This week, the new owner of the asset disclosed the deal.



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