Meiji Holdings

Meiji invests again in California Cultured

Meiji Holdings Co. has reinvested in US cell-based cocoa start-up California Cultured, after initially investing in 2021. Financial details were…

Meiji provides more funds for Danone tablet formula production in Europe

Meiji is providing further investment for Danone’s tablet infant-formula production at the French dairy giant’s plant in Ireland. Meiji Food…

Japan’s Meiji to build new Y48bn dairy plant

Japanese food group Meiji Co. has announced plans to invest Y48bn ($331m) in the construction of a new domestic dairy…

COP26 – Food giants need to pick up pace on greenhouse gas emissions

Scan Just Food’s headlines in recent weeks and food companies the world over appear to be tackling net-zero head-on. Carbon…

Looking for sweet spots in Japan’s low-growth ice-cream market

The Covid-19 pandemic has depressed demand in parts of Japan's ice cream sector but, market watchers say, manufacturers are weathering…

Japan’s Meiji Holdings to set up new unit in China

Meiji Holdings has set up another unit in China, a priority market for a Japanese group looking to grow overseas.…

Singapore’s Japfa sells dairy business stake in China to Japan’s Meiji

Singapore-based agri-food firm Japfa is selling a minority stake in its dairy business unit in China to Japan's Meiji Holdings as…

China shoppers’ focus on wellbeing to drive healthy snacks – deep dive, part two

Given the recent surge in the popularity of healthier snacks within China, market researchers predict sales of yogurt, nut snacks and…

Japan’s Meiji Co. sells assets to Fujimoto, Zennochi

Japanese food group Meiji Co. has sold assets to local peers Fujimoto and Zennochi for an undisclosed sum. Tokyo-based Meiji, a subsidiary…

Japan’s Meiji offloads meat business Kenko Ham

Japanese food company Meiji Holdings has sold its meat subsidiary to local meat processor Yonekyu Corp. In a statement posted with…