J.M. Smucker

J.M. Smucker sells Red River Cereal brand in Canada

J.M. Smucker has sold its Red River Cereal brand in Canada, the latest asset to go under a strategy to…

J.M. Smucker facing US$125m hit from Jif peanut butter recall

US food group J.M. Smucker has revealed a recall of its Jif brand peanut butter because of a salmonella scare…

J.M. Smucker sells packaged grains business TruRoots to investor Nexus

US food group J.M. Smucker has announced the sale of its TruRoots packaged rice, lentils and quinoa business to local…

J.M. Smucker sells private-label pet-food business to Diamond Pet Foods

US food group J.M. Smucker has sold its private-label dry pet-food business to Diamond Pet Foods for around US$33m. The…

J.M. Smucker seeks to double Uncrustables brand sales with new plant

J.M. Smucker plans to build a third manufacturing facility for its Uncrustables snack sandwiches as the US firm seeks to…

J.M. Smucker heeds Biden directive with vaccination requirement

J.M. Smucker has set down a Covid vaccination requirement for all of the US food and beverage firm’s salaried workers,…

2020 – The year in food industry M&A

As this year has been dominated by Covid-19, it is impossible to examine M&A activity in the global food industry…

More disposals on cards as J.M. Smucker outlines portfolio plans

US food group J.M. Smucker has outlined strategic goals which point to more disposals. The company behind brands such as…

Portfolio shake-up likely in US food sector, says Credit Suisse

Swiss investment bank Credit Suisse is predicting a period of portfolio re-shaping amongst US food groups. In a new research…

At-home consumers drive J.M. Smucker to lift forecasts

J.M. Smucker, the US manufacturer behind brands including Uncrustables and Jif, today (24 November) set out new forecasts for annual…