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Just Food’s 23 most-read news stories of 2023

In a tumultuous 2023, the impacts of conflict in Ukraine and Israel, business failures and M&A caught your eye. Hershey…

Danone in talks with “Ferrero-related” group over sale of Michel et Augustin

Danone is in talks to sell its French baked goods business Michel et Augustin to “Ferrero-related” Belgian holding company CTH…

Nestlé, Mars among chocolate makers criticised in cocoa-sourcing report

Nestlé, Mars and Ferrero are among the chocolate companies described as “inadequate” by the Ethical Consumer organisation when it comes…

Ferrara Candy Company makes Jelly Belly latest acquisition

Ferrara Candy Company has struck again in the M&A market, buying fellow US confectioner Jelly Belly Candy Company. The deal…

Ferrero’s Wells Enterprises to expand US ice-cream plant

Wells Enterprises, the US ice-cream business owned by Ferrero, is to invest in its production. The company, acquired by Ferrero…

Signal: Ferrero leads Europe’s food industry recruiters

Ferrero topped the list of active recruiters in the food industry in Europe in the first half of 2023, data…

Deal focus: Ferrara Candy Co. sweetens business with Brazil buy

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

Ferrara Candy to buy Brazilian sweets maker Dori Alimentos

Ferrero sister company Ferrara Candy Co. has announced the acquisition of Brazilian snacks business Dori Alimentos. US confectioner Ferrara described…

Ferrero puts time-frame on salmonella-linked production stoppage

Ferrero has confirmed the suspension of production lines at its Arlon plant in Belgium will last for about a month…

Ferrero detects salmonella at Belgium plant at centre of 2022 outbreak and Kinder recall

Salmonella has again been detected at Ferrero’s Arlon plant in Belgium, the same site impacted by an outbreak and Kinder…