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How are food's giants performing in China?

On the money: Hershey stands firm as China woes laid bare

On the money: Hershey stands firm as China woes laid bare

That China is central to Hershey's challenges at the moment was underlined on Friday after the US confectioner booked a second-quarter loss of almost US$100m following an impairment charge on local subsidiary Shanghai Golden Monkey.

Mondelez “cautiously optimistic” on China

Mondelez “cautiously optimistic” on China

Mondelez International is "cautiously optimistic" about its progress in China and believes it is taking the right steps amid a slowdown in the market affecting a number of its peers.

On the money: Mead Johnson wrestles with “irrational” China market

On the money: Mead Johnson wrestles with “irrational” China market

Mead Johnson's business in China has come under pressure and was a factor in the US infant formula group's profit warning earlier this month. Low dairy costs and downbeat consumer sentiment have sparked fierce competition on price and Mead Johnson is uncertain when conditions will ease. But it insists it is investing for long-term growth in the country.

Mead Johnson warns on China, emerging markets

Mead Johnson lowered its full-year sales and earnings outlook yesterday (14 July) after issues in China and other emerging markets hit the group in the second quarter. Annual sales growth…

McCormick bucks peers with growth in China

McCormick & Co. has reported growth from its consumer-facing business in China, a market where a number of its peers have stuttered in recent quarters. Lawrence Kurzius, president and COO,…

Focus: Has Hershey’s international push backfired?

Compared to many food sector giants, Hershey's expansion on the international stage was relatively recent. Stepping up Hershey's presence overseas was seen as a way to unlock growth in rapidly-expanding…