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just-food’s review of 2013: supply chains and sustainbility

just-food’s review of 2013: supply chains and sustainbility

Perhaps the biggest story of the year, with the widest impact on the sector, was the horsemeat contamination saga. However, it was ironic the scandal should occur when food companies are placing increased scrutiny on the sustainability of their supply chains. And this year has seen some notable developments as food companies have sought collectively or individually to address sustainability issues in their supply chains.

Editor’s choice: the highlights on just-food this week

Editor’s choice: the highlights on just-food this week

Plum Organics this week joined Happy Family and Ella's Kitchen as three organic baby food brands set to have new, multinational owners. Campbell Soup Co. is to buy Plum, joining Danone and Hain Celestial as three food majors that have looked to invest in the growing category in just a month.

Quote, unquote: just-food’s week in words

Quote, unquote: just-food’s week in words

Campbell Soup Co. became the third major multinational to invest in the buoyant organic baby food sector in a month with a deal to buy US firm Plum Organics. Danone is another of the three food giants to do business in organic baby food - and this week it continued its investment in faster-growing categories and markets with a fresh attempt to crack China's booming yoghurt sector.

US: Nestle supports KaBoom kids campaign

Nestle has partnered its chocolate bar brand Crunch with KaBoom!, a US non-profit children’s organisation, to launch a campaign designed to “inspire children” through active play. ‘Cause of Play’ invites people to…

US: Dreyer’s to revamp production

US ice-cream maker Dreyer’s, a division of Nestle, is shifting production from its facility in Houston to four of its other plants, a move that will lead to the loss of 168…

FRANCE: Danone to hold crunch biscuit talks tomorrow

Executives from Groupe Danone’s LU biscuit unit will hold meetings with employee representatives tomorrow (3 July) as speculation about the future of the business grows. A spokesperson for Danone’s LU…

US: Pinnacle announces pricing for notes offer

Convenience foods producer and marketer Pinnacle Foods. has announced the determination of the pricing for its previously announced tender offer to purchase any and all of its outstanding 8.25% Senior…