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The top ten most-read features on Just Food in 2022

Spectre raised of plant-based meat fragility as Very Good Food goes on the marketIn September, Simon Harvey used The Very…

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

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

United Petfood acquires two European facilities from Cargill

United Petfood, the Belgian private-label pet-food producer, has added to its factory network by acquiring two facilities from US agri-food…

Cargill promotes Brian Sikes to CEO as Dave MacLennan moves role

US agri-food major Cargill has promoted Brian Sikes to president and CEO, effective from the start of next year. Sikes,…

COP27 – agri-food firms pledge to speed up climate change action

To coincide with the COP27 climate change summit, 13 food and commodity businesses have renewed their pledge to end deforestation…

How the meat industry is embracing automation

Earlier this month, a new member of staff joined the factory floor at Cargill’s production plant in Big Lake, Minnesota.…

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…

FDI in food in 2021: The state of play

Covid-19 caused overall greenfield foreign direct investment (FDI) project numbers to decline in 2020, although, as the world reopened in…

US poultry majors pay out millions following DoJ wage-fixing probe

US poultry groups Cargill, Sanderson Farms and Wayne Farms have agreed to pay nearly US$85m in compensation to plant workers…

Cargill, Continental Grain takeover of Sanderson Farms finally over line

The delayed takeover of US poultry processor Sanderson Farms by local agri-food giant Cargill and investor Continental Grain has finally…