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Newlat halts talks to buy Princes

Newlat, the Italy-based food manufacturer, has halted negotiations to buy UK tinned fish and beverage business Princes after seeing its…

Red Sea crisis fuels container rates, UK food inflation still high – the week in data

Alongside our daily news coverage, features and interviews, the Just Food team sifts through the week’s most intriguing data sets to bring you a round-up of the…

Princes swings into red amid impairment, higher costs

Princes, the UK food and drinks supplier that has been the subject of takeover interest, moved into the red in…

Italy’s Newlat confirms talks to buy Princes

Newlat, the Italy-based food manufacturer, today (12 December) revealed it is in “very advanced” talks to buy Princes, the UK…

Private-equity firm Epiris ‘joins race for UK food-and-drinks group Princes’

Private-equity house Epiris is reportedly weighing up a bid for tinned food and shelf-stable drinks supplier Princes. Epiris, which counts…

Private equity ‘eyeing UK food-and-drinks group Princes’

Princes, the UK food-and-beverage group owned by Japan’s Mitsubishi Corp., is reported to be on the radar of private-equity houses.…

“No decision” made on Princes, owner Mitsubishi insists

Mitsubishi Corp. has yet to make a decision on the future of its UK food-and-beverage subsidiary Princes. According to financial-markets…

Princes still feeling Covid impact in Mauritius

Princes, the UK-based canned-foods business, continues to have its production in Mauritius affected by staff testing positive for Covid-19. Last…

Princes plants in Mauritius pause operations amid Covid cases

UK-based canned-food supplier Princes has seen two of its sites in Mauritius stop operations due to Covid-19 cases among staff.…

Can cell-based meat not cost the earth?

Signs of fresh momentum have picked up around cell-based meat in recent weeks, with a first regulatory approval announced, and…