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2018 outlook: navigating a UK market in spotlight

As we approach the New Year, food industry watchers are predicting what we are likely to see in the UK in 2018. Andy Coyne reports....

Sustainability in '18: bolder aims, wider horizons

Food companies are being spurred by the UN Global Goals and heightened consumer expectations to increase the ambition and broaden the scope...

6 mega-trends to shape US food in 2018

Operating in the US food market? If you thought 2017 was a heady mix of challenge and opportunity, wait for 2018, writes just-food's US colu...

Suppliers mull Booker and Nisa takeovers

Two prospective takeovers in the UK grocery retail channel have shaken the sector, with food manufacturers weighing up the consequences. Sim...

Latest Interviews

Propercorn co-founder Ryan Kohn on UK popcorn firm's ambitions - interview 19 Dec 2016

John Shepherd

Less than three months after securing investment from the founders of the Innocent Drinks smoothies, UK popcorn maker Propercorn has added to its list of export markets and is also expanding its portfolio. As Propercorn prepares to enter its sixth year of operations, John Shepherd caught up with Propercorn co-founder Ryan Kohn to find out what the next moves ahead for the company might be.


"Heavenly" baby food firm to target Asian markets - interview 5 Jul 2016

John Shepherd

Since setting up their baby food business from their home in Northern Ireland in 2009, husband-and-wife founders of Heavenly Tasty Organics James Blair and Shauna McCarney-Blair have seen the firm go from strength to strength. Now the firm is about to launch its range of snack products in Asia. James Blair, operations director, tells John Shepherd about the firms latest expansion plans.

Latest News

UK food industry body says time running out for Brexit trade deal 14 Dec 17

Simon Harvey

Food industry representatives at a UK parliamentary committee meeting today (13 December) stressed that firm and specific details of a Brexit transition agreement would be keenly welcomed to give businesses sufficient time to prepare for an eventual exit.


UK supermarket giant Sainsbury's to offer Zizzi pizzas in-store 8 Dec 17

Andy Coyne

UK grocer Sainsbury’s is partnering with Italian restaurant chain Zizzi to provide an in-store takeaway pizza counter.


Aryzta sells La Rousse Foods to retailer Musgrave 5 Dec 17

Dean Best

Bakery group Aryzta has struck a deal to sell Dublin-based foodservice supplier La Rousse Foods to Irish retail giant Musgrave.


NPD Tracker - Hampton Creek's Just Scramble; Oh My Good Nosh ready meals; Rachel's Organic natural yogurt range 4 Dec 17

just-food.com

just-food publishes the most notable product development from the international food sector, presented in bitesize format to give you a flavour of the innovation from your peers and competitors announced this week.


Schwan's creates private-label, contract-packaging business 30 Nov 17

Simon Harvey

US food business Schwan's Company is setting up a new venture focused on growing its private-label and contract-packaging business with 'select' retailers and food manufacturers.


Unilever 'starts process to find successor to CEO Paul Polman' 24 Nov 17

Simon Harvey

Unilever is said to have started the process to find a successor to chief executive Paul Polman who is gearing up for retirement from the Anglo-Dutch consumer goods giant.

Latest blogs

Tesco-Booker deal gets green light as UK grocery landscape shifts 14 Nov 17

Dean Best

Here in the UK, we've had two significant pieces of M&A news in the grocery retail channel in the last 24 hours.


How are you feeling about 2018? 16 Oct 17

Dean Best

The food industry is going through a period of change not seen for generations - and we'd like to know how you plan to continue trying to navigate this state of flux next year.

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