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How M&A in packaged food looked in H1 2019

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

Why baby boomers shouldn't be overlooked

Younger cohorts like millennials and Gen Z are often the focus of product development and marketing strategies in the US but, Victor Martino...

The top takeaways from Nestle's H1 results

Nestle discusses its first-half financial results, the "challenge" of innovation, pressure on pricing and conditions in China....

New UK Prime Minister, same old Brexit uncertainty

The new UK Prime Minister and government appear ready to accept a no-deal Brexit - but would the wider UK parliament?...

Latest Interviews

"Our biggest competition is cereal, ready meals and sandwiches" - Huel CEO James McMaster on his functional food brand's prospects 12 Aug 2019

Andy Coyne

Andy Coyne speaks to James McMaster, CEO of UK-based meal replacement brand Huel, about where the direct-to-consumer business is heading.

"It's about taking the Montezuma's brand beyond where it's been for the last 18 years" - new managing director Bruce Alexander on growth aspirations 20 Jun 2019

Simon Harvey

Montezuma's is entering a new era under the auspices of private-equity ownership. We speak with the UK chocolate firm's newly-appointed managing director to assess the landscape.

Latest News

HelloFresh adds Beyond Meat's plant-based burgers to menu 20 Aug 19

Simon Harvey

HelloFresh, the meal-kit maker founded in Germany in 2011, is adding plant-based burgers to its menu in the US.

US retailer Target unveils new "flagship" grocery brand 20 Aug 19

Andy Coyne

Target, a US top ten retailer by size, has significantly beefed up its food and beverage offering with the launch of a new own-brand range.

New products - Earlybirds launches vegan snacking drinks in UK; Danone-owned Nutricia launches sheep's milk infant formula 20 Aug 19

This week's batch of new product launches includes a vegan snacking drink aimed at the UK breakfast market from start-up Earlybirds and sheep's milk infant formula from Nutricia.

Carbon emissions target from Lactalis' Stonyfield 14 Aug 19

Dean Best

Stonyfield, the US organic dairy business, owned by French giant Lactalis, has issued a target on carbon emissions.

China plans to reduce salt, sugar intake 9 Aug 19

Jens Kastner

The Chinese government has been releasing plans to reduce China food consumers' intake of salt, sugar and edible oil.

UN report urges action on food waste and meat consumption 8 Aug 19

Dean Best

Reducing food waste and consuming less meat will ease pressure on land and help tackle the threat of climate change, a United Nations report has claimed.

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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