The spectre of commodity costs lingers

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"This is the highest inflation that I've seen in my career at General Mills," Ken Powell, the US food giant's…

On the money: General Mills CEO Powell optimistic after “tough year”

General Mills chief Ken Powell is looking to the future with confidence after a "tough" 12 months in which the…

CAGE: Givaudan confident on price realisation

Flavours and fragrances group Givaudan has insisted it is confident it can push price increases through to its food manufacturing…

CAGE: Ingredients firm IFF to push through price increases

Global food ingredients manufacturer International Flavors and Fragrances has said it expects to have to again look to push through…

Focus: UK food industry faces egg-streme prices

UK egg prices have seen a dramatic increase in the wake of the introduction of an EU ruling on animal…