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Big Food’s stake in the future – in-house venture-capital funds’ investments

For Big Food companies looking to gain exposure to new, exciting, potentially faster-growing categories, M&A remains a popular route. But…

Leading the charge – the companies at the cutting edge of cell-based protein

The race is on to get cell-based protein products – meat, seafood, dairy and pet-food – on to supermarket shelves…

Marfrig takes BRF stake to over half of Brazilian meat peer

Marfrig has acquired more shares in BRF, taking its stake in its fellow Brazilian meat supplier to more than 50%.…

Brazil’s BRF abandons planned sale of pet-food arm

Brazilian meat major BRF has abandoned a plan to sell its pet-food arm more than eight months after announcing the…

Eyeing alternatives – meat companies with stakes in meat-free and cell-based meat

The rise of plant-based products and the arrival of cell-cultured – or 'clean' – options as meat alternatives are trends…

Deal of the week – another Saudi Arabia food security play

Each week, Just Food’s editors select a deal that illustrates the themes driving change in our sector. The deal may…

Brazil’s BRF attracts share pledges from Saudi Arabia’s Salic and largest shareholder Marfrig

Saudi Arabia’s state agriculture fund has pledged to invest in future share offerings from Brazilian meat giant BRF. Still only…

Update: Nestlé denies bidding for BRF pet-food assets

Nestlé has not made an offer for BRF’s pet-food business, the Swiss giant has insisted. The world’s largest food maker…

Nestlé ‘first in with bid for Brazil-based BRF’s pet-food assets’

Nestlé has reportedly lodged an offer for the pet-food assets of Brazil’s BRF under a competitive bid process. It came…

BRF seeking to offload pet-food operation

Brazilian meat heavyweight BRF has confirmed reports it is looking to sell its pet-food arm. BRF said in a stock-exchange…