Associated British Foods

ABF books impairment on Australia meats business

Associated British Foods (ABF) has booked a £41m ($50.4m) impairment charge in Australia related to its Don meats brand. Elevated…

Associated British Foods to buy dairy-tech company National Milk Records

Associated British Foods, the UK conglomerate, plans to buy local dairy technology firm National Milk Records (NMR) in a deal…

Unilever signals further pricing actions on food products in Europe

UK consumer goods giant Unilever has said it will continue to hike the price of food products in Europe. Although…

ABF indicates easing of grocery price hikes

UK-based Associated British Foods (ABF) has suggested it is winding down efforts to secure price increases on its grocery products.…

ABF invests in German food start-up KoRo

Associated British Foods (ABF) has invested in German food start-up KoRo as the company’s Series B funding pot reaches €75m…

Bürgen bread discontinued by ABF’s Allied Bakeries

Allied Bakeries has discontinued beleaguered “healthy” bread brand Bürgen due to a lack of demand. The UK bakery group, part…

Associated British Foods says grocery inflation “here for a while yet”

Associated British Foods (ABF) has painted a bleak outlook for grocery prices as “wave-upon-wave” of cost pressures hit the consumer-goods…

Filings buzz: tracking the ‘future of work’ mentions in food manufacturing

Unilever, Wilmar International and Associated British Foods were among the major food manufacturers that mentioned the future of work the…

Associated British Foods reveals UK bakery arm woes

Associated British Foods has reported lower half-year sales from its UK bread arm but said it will again look to…

George Weston Foods’ Dad’s Pies deal given all-clear

New Zealand’s George Weston Foods has been given the green light to buy local business Dad’s Pies by the country’s…