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Emmi is Committed to Switzerland

    Emmi is Committed to Switzerland

Swiss dairy group Emmi is strengthening its presence in Switzerland and investing SFr50 million (€46 million) in its traditional location in Emmen. A new wing will replace the more than

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Food Drink Ireland Publishes New Economic Analysis Brexit Report

    Food Drink Ireland Publishes New Economic Analysis Brexit Report

Food Drink Ireland (FDI), the Ibec group that represents the food and drink industry in Ireland, has published new economic analysis that details the need for urgent support measures for

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New Leadership For Quintessential Brands

    New Leadership For Quintessential Brands

International spirits company, Quintessential Brands Group, has announced changes to its senior leadership team with James Lousada, former CEO of Carlsberg UK, taking the helm as Chief Executive Officer. The

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Mondelēz International Makes Seed Investment in Israeli Start-up Alongside Foodtech-focused Incubator

    Mondelēz International Makes Seed Investment in Israeli Start-up Alongside Foodtech-focused Incubator

SnackFutures, Mondelēz International’s innovation and venture hub dedicated to unlocking emerging snacking opportunities around the world, has made a seed investment in Torr, an early stage Israeli Foodtech Company, alongside

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Nestlé to Acquire Majority Stake in UK’s Mindful Chef

    Nestlé to Acquire Majority Stake in UK’s Mindful Chef

Nestlé has agreed to acquire a majority stake in the healthy recipe box and prepared frozen meals company, Mindful Chef, bolstering its food and direct-to-consumer offerings in the UK and

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Leading UK Chilled Food Platform Created

    Leading UK Chilled Food Platform Created

PAI Partners, a leading European private equity firm, has announced the simultaneous acquisitions of Addo Food Group, the UK’s leading chilled savoury pastry producer, and Winterbotham Darby, one of the

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Kerry Introduces Extensive Range of Organic Flavourings and Extracts With Organic Certification

    Kerry Introduces Extensive Range of Organic Flavourings and Extracts With Organic Certification

Kerry, the Taste & Nutrition company, has unveiled its new, expanded range of organic certified extracts and flavourings that are in compliance with the upcoming European Union regulations for organic

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Strong Interim Results by Premier Foods Prompts a Rise in Full Year Trading Profit Outlook

    Strong Interim Results by Premier Foods Prompts a Rise in Full Year Trading Profit Outlook

Premier Foods has reported a 15% rise in group revenue to £421.5 million for the 26 weeks to 26 September 2020 with statutory profit before tax up by £35.5 million

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Diageo Recalls Guinness 0.0 in Great Britain

    Diageo Recalls Guinness 0.0 in Great Britain

As a precautionary measure, Diageo is recalling its newly launched new non-alcoholic beer – Guinness 0.0 – in Great Britain because of a microbiological contamination which may make some cans

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Tate & Lyle Appoints New Innovation Lead

    Tate & Lyle Appoints New Innovation Lead

Tate & Lyle, a leading global provider of food and beverage ingredients and solutions, has announced that Victoria Spadaro Grant has joined the company as its new President, Innovation and Commercial

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Ornua Foods UK Announces £3 Million Investment at Leek Cheese Packing Facility

    Ornua Foods UK Announces £3 Million Investment at Leek Cheese Packing Facility

Ornua Foods UK, the major supplier of cheese and butter to leading UK retailers, has announced a £3 million investment in state-of-the-art cutting and packing equipment at its Leek facility.

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Premier Foods Disposes of Hovis Joint Venture

    Premier Foods Disposes of Hovis Joint Venture

Premier Foods has agreed to the disposal of its interest in Hovis Holdings to Endless LLP. Alongside its joint venture partner, The Gores Group, Premier Foods has held a 49%

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Kerry Group Acquires Canadian Probiotic Company

    Kerry Group Acquires Canadian Probiotic Company

Kerry Group, the ‘taste & nutrition’ specialist, has reached agreement to acquire the Canadian company, Bio-K Plus International. Bio-K Plus is a leading probiotic company with a range of clinically-supported

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Scottish Food and Drink Industry Sends Open Letter to British Prime Minister

    Scottish Food and Drink Industry Sends Open Letter to British Prime Minister

Leaders in Scotland’s food and drink industry have written an open letter to the Prime Minister urging him and the UK Government to take urgent action to prevent the significant

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Strong Delivery in Food as COVID-19 Impacts ABF’s Retail Performance

    Strong Delivery in Food as COVID-19 Impacts ABF’s Retail Performance

Associated British Foods, the UK-based diversified international food, ingredients and retail group, with significant businesses in Europe, Africa, the Americas, Asia and Australia, has reported a 30% decline in adjusted

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Carlsberg Marston’s Brewing Company Commences

    Carlsberg Marston’s Brewing Company Commences

Carlsberg UK and Marston’s have completed the transaction to create a new beer company, Carlsberg Marston’s Brewing Company (CMBC). The new company has a strong portfolio of lagers, ales and

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Britvic Appoints New Commercial Sustainability Director

    Britvic Appoints New Commercial Sustainability Director

Britvic has appointed Tom Fiennes as the new Commercial Sustainability Director for Great Britain, as the company continues its ongoing commitment to sustainability. With over 25 years of FMCG experience, Tom

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Chr. Hansen Natural Colors Inaugurates State-of-the-art R&D Center

    Chr. Hansen Natural Colors Inaugurates State-of-the-art R&D Center

As the demand for natural colors continues to grow globally, Chr. Hansen Natural Colors shows a clear ambition to remain a leading supplier of natural color solutions. The company’s expanded

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Nestlé Acquires Healthy Prepared Meals Pioneer in $950 Million Deal

    Nestlé Acquires Healthy Prepared Meals Pioneer in $950 Million Deal

Nestlé has acquired Freshly, one of the leading fresh-prepared meal delivery services in the US. The deal values Freshly at US$950 million, with potential earnouts up to US$550 million contingent

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Top Five Global Trends that will Shape the Food Industry in 2021

    Top Five Global Trends that will Shape the Food Industry in 2021

ADM, a global leader in nutrition and partner to the world’s leading consumer brands, has released its view on the five food and beverage trends that will impact the way

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Heineken Expands in Australia With Addition of Five Beer and Cider Brands

    Heineken Expands in Australia With Addition of Five Beer and Cider Brands

Heineken is acquiring cider brand Strongbow from Asahi Group Holdings in Australia, along with two other cider brands, Little Green and Bonamy’s. Heineken will also gain the perpetual licenses on

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Arla Foods Ingredients Tips High-protein Iced Tea as Next Big Beverage Trend

    Arla Foods Ingredients Tips High-protein Iced Tea as Next Big Beverage Trend

Arla Foods Ingredients has identified high-protein iced tea as the next big trend in beverages. Demand for functional / fortified beverages is increasing rapidly. In the US alone, where sales

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Diageo to Acquire British Distillery

  Diageo to Acquire British Distillery

Diageo announces it has reached agreement to acquire Herefordshire-based Chase Distillery, the owner of Chase GB Gin and the award-winning

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Tate & Lyle to Expand Tapioca Production

  Tate & Lyle to Expand Tapioca Production

Tate & Lyle, a leading global provider of food and beverage ingredients and solutions, is to acquire an 85% shareholding

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Coca-Cola European Partners to acquire Coca-Cola Amatil

  Coca-Cola European Partners to acquire Coca-Cola Amatil

Coca-Cola European Partners, the world’s largest Coke bottler based on revenue, has agreed to acquire Coca-Cola Amatil, one of the

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Treatt Partners With Siemens to Power Digitalisation at New Global Headquarters

  Treatt Partners With Siemens to Power Digitalisation at New Global Headquarters

Treatt, an ingredients manufacturer and solutions provider to the global flavour, fragrance and consumer goods markets, has partnered with Siemens

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Diageo Introduces ‘Guinness 0.0’

  Diageo Introduces ‘Guinness 0.0’

Diageo has launched Guinness 0.0, a new non-alcoholic beer from the brewers at St James’s Gate in Dublin that boasts

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Top 10 Food and Beverage Trends to Accelerate Innovation in 2021

  Top 10 Food and Beverage Trends to Accelerate Innovation in 2021

Innova Market Insights, food trend specialists for over 25 years, has unveiled its annual Top Ten Trends report. The comprehensive

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C&C Group Impacted by COVID-19 as it Reports Interim Loss

  C&C Group Impacted by COVID-19 as it Reports Interim Loss

C&C Group, the vertically integrated premium drinks company which manufactures, markets and distributes branded beer, cider, wine, spirits and soft

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GEA Purger Ready For Propane Use

  GEA Purger Ready For Propane Use

GEA has launched the latest version of its Purger for refrigeration plants that uses the environmentally-friendly natural refrigerant R290 (propane).

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2020 Global Water Drinks Awards Winners

  2020 Global Water Drinks Awards Winners

The winners of the 2020 Global Water Drinks Awards were announced recently at an online awards ceremony during the virtual

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Roust UK Announces End of Five-year Partnership With Roust and William Grant & Sons UK

  Roust UK Announces End of Five-year Partnership With Roust and William Grant & Sons UK

Since 2015, Roust has partnered with William Grant & Sons UK to manage the distribution of Russian Standard, Green Mark

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Nestle Partners With Plastic Energy in First Steps For Recycling Facility in the UK

  Nestle Partners With Plastic Energy in First Steps For Recycling Facility in the UK

Nestlé UK and Ireland has joined forces with Plastic Energy, a major chemical recycling company, with the aim of developing

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Carlsberg Group Acquires Wernesgrüner Brewery

  Carlsberg Group Acquires Wernesgrüner Brewery

The Carlsberg Group has agreed to acquire the Wernesgrüner Brewery, including the Wernesgrüner brand, in the Vogtland region of Saxony,

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Britvic Announces New and Exclusive PepsiCo Bottling Agreement

  Britvic Announces New and Exclusive PepsiCo Bottling Agreement

Britvic has reached agreement with PepsiCo for a new and exclusive 20-year franchise bottling agreement for the production, distribution, marketing

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Nestlé Strengthens Health Science Business

  Nestlé Strengthens Health Science Business

Nestlé has successfully completed its acquisition of Aimmune Therapeutics in a deal which valued the US-based biotech business at about

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The 6 Megatrends that Will Shape the Food Industry for the Next 30 Years

  The 6 Megatrends that Will Shape the Food Industry for the Next 30 Years

Despite industry-wide growth, major food companies are experiencing a drop in sales and intensified competition from smaller players, according to

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First Ever Grass Fed Irish Beef TV Campaign in the UK

  First Ever Grass Fed Irish Beef TV Campaign in the UK

Bord Bia (Irish Food Board) has launched a major UK marketing campaign placing grass-fed Irish beef in the spotlight this

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Echlinville Distillery to Expand With £9 Million Investment

  Echlinville Distillery to Expand With £9 Million Investment

The Echlinville Distillery at Kircubbin in Northern Ireland is to invest over £9 million and create 36 new jobs as

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Kerry to reach over two billion people with sustainable nutrition solutions by 2030

  Kerry to reach over two billion people with sustainable nutrition solutions by 2030

Kerry Group, the world’s leading taste and nutrition company, has announced that it aims to reach over two billion people

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Approval For Carlsberg Marston’s Brewing Company

  Approval For Carlsberg Marston’s Brewing Company

The joint venture between Carlsberg UK and Marston’s to form the Carlsberg Marston’s Brewing Company has been approved by the

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Challenging Times Ahead For UK Food-to-go Market

  Challenging Times Ahead For UK Food-to-go Market

The UK food-to-go market has experienced significant challenges in 2020 and will continue to be impacted by COVID-19 over the

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New EFBW President

  New EFBW President

The European Federation of Bottled Waters (EFBW), representing the interests of natural mineral and spring water producers in Europe, has

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Tetra Pak and Lund University Predict Four Potential Scenarios For the Future of the Dairy Market

  Tetra Pak and Lund University Predict Four Potential Scenarios For the Future of the Dairy Market

Tetra Pak and the Lund University School of Economics and Management have recently completed a joint study that presents four

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Danone Completes Sale of Yakult Stake

  Danone Completes Sale of Yakult Stake

Danone has finalised the sale of its 6.61% stake in Yakult Honsha Co, a global leader in probiotics, headquartered and

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2 Sisters Food Group Sells Part of Fox’s Biscuits to Ferrero

  2 Sisters Food Group Sells Part of Fox’s Biscuits to Ferrero

2 Sisters Food Group, Britain’s biggest food manufacturer and one of Europe’s largest poultry processors, has agreed to sell part

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Aptamil Enters Organic Market With New Organic Formula Milk Range

  Aptamil Enters Organic Market With New Organic Formula Milk Range

Aptamil, part of Danone, has launched a new range of organic formula milks as part of its powder baby milk

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Chr. Hansen to Sell Natural Colors Business For €800 Million

  Chr. Hansen to Sell Natural Colors Business For €800 Million

Chr. Hansen has agreed to sell its Natural Colors Division to the EQT IX fund. The purchase price amounts to

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Asda Sold For £6.8 Billion

  Asda Sold For £6.8 Billion

The Issa brothers, founders and co-chief executives of EG Group, a global convenience and forecourts retailer, headquartered in Blackburn, England,

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Kerry Unveils Unique Citrus Extract Technology

  Kerry Unveils Unique Citrus Extract Technology

Kerry, the taste and nutrition company, has introduced an advanced citrus extract technology — brand-named New! Citrus Extract — that delivers

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Refresco Completes Acquisition of Britvic’s Three Juice Bottling Facilities in France

  Refresco Completes Acquisition of Britvic’s Three Juice Bottling Facilities in France

Refresco, the world’s largest independent bottler of beverages for retailers and A-brands with production in Europe and North America, has

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Nestlé Waters UK Invests £31 Million at Buxton Factory

  Nestlé Waters UK Invests £31 Million at Buxton Factory

A major investment of around £31 million is flowing into the Nestlé Waters factory at Buxton in England to increase

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Cargill Builds $21 Million House of Chocolate Complex

  Cargill Builds $21 Million House of Chocolate Complex

In a move to facilitate better product development and enhance the customer collaboration experience, Cargill has unveiled its plans for

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JBT Takes Next Steps in Spiral Freezing

  JBT Takes Next Steps in Spiral Freezing

As a global technology equipment supplier to the food processing industry, JBT has launched its new Frigoscandia GYRoCOMPACT® 70 Spiral

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