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Hatching new ideas – Big Food’s incubator and accelerator programmes

As with in-house venture capital funds, for big food companies looking to gain exposure to new, exciting, potentially faster-growing categories,…

Iceland lowers price of Nestlé baby formula products amid UK market investigation

UK retailer Iceland Foods is cutting the price of Nestlé baby milk products amid the scrutiny on the cost of…

Turkey competition watchdog reveals Nestlé fine

Nestlé has been delivered a fine of Tl346.9m ($11.2m) by competition officials in Turkey over its violation of the law…

Nestlé battles volumes, FrieslandCampina bombs to loss, Unilever bets on mayo – Just Food’s week in data

Alongside our daily news coverage, features and interviews, the Just Food team sifts through the week’s most intriguing data sets…

Nestlé drums down on volume “bedrock” as pricing effect fades

Nestlé’s attention in 2024 is on restoring volumes after a key performance metric turned negative last year, reflecting “softness” in…

Big Food’s stake in the future – in-house venture-capital funds’ investments

For Big Food companies looking to gain exposure to new, exciting, potentially faster-growing categories, M&A remains a popular route. But…

Nestlé invests again in Hungarian pet-food facility

Nestlé has announced another Ft55bn ($152.3m) of investment for its Purina pet-food factory in Hungary. In October the food giant…

UK milk and cheese co-op First Milk acquires BV Dairy

Scottish dairy co-operative First Milk has snapped up English peer BV Dairy for an undisclosed sum. Negotiations around the sale…

The dairy companies also present in dairy alternatives

In the same way that large meat companies are increasingly offering meat alternatives, the world's leading dairy businesses, or food…

Nestlé to sell Nordics culinary sauces brands to Solina

Nestlé has reached an agreement to sell two of its cooking sauces and stocks brands to French ingredients supplier, Solina.…