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Campbell Soup to acquire Pacific Foods for $700m

Campbell Soup has signed a $700m agreement to acquire organic broth and soup producer Pacific...

Campbell Soup to acquire Pacific Foods for $700m

Belgium bans unstunned slaughter as animal welfare concerns clash with religious freedom

Belgium bans unstunned slaughter as animal welfare concerns clash with religious freedom

Brexit means foodservice will struggle to find the workers to fuel its expansion plans

Brexit means foodservice will struggle to find the workers to fuel its expansion plans

Mondelez International to close Dunedin Cadbury factory in New Zealand

US confectionery company Mondelez International is set to close its Cadbury factory in Dunedin, New Zealand, by the end of next year....

Mondelez International to close Dunedin Cadbury factory in New Zealand

ABP Food Group now part of European food innovation consortium

UK-based ABP Food Group has now become a part of pan-European consortium to lead groundbreaking food...

ABP Food Group now part of European food innovation consortium

US-based Organic Valley expands Grassmilk production in Mid-Atlantic

US-based Organic Valley expands Grassmilk production in Mid-Atlantic

Charoen Pokphand Foods acquires Cofco Meat Suqian

Thai food conglomerate Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) has acquired China-based Cofco Meat Suqian at a consideration of THB976m...

Charoen Pokphand Foods acquires Cofco Meat Suqian

Koppert Biological Systems joins EU consortium to transform food production and distribution

Netherland-based Koppert Biological Systems will join a consortium of 50 European companies that aims to to transform how food is produced, distributed and...

Koppert Biological Systems joins EU consortium to transform food production and distribution

Deals this week: Hungry Marketplace, Provisur Technologies, Calavo Growers

US-based company Hungry Marketplace has secured $2.7m in seed funding, which will be invested to expand its reach in Columbia,...

Deals this week: Hungry Marketplace, Provisur Technologies, Calavo Growers

M&As this week: Heritage Foods, Hillside Candy, Ajinomoto

Indian dairy product manufacturer Heritage Foods has reached an agreement with Future Retail to sell its retail and allied businesses to the...

M&As this week: Heritage Foods, Hillside Candy, Ajinomoto

M&As this week: Nutrano, Rhodes Food Group

Nutrano has completed the acquisition of Seven Fields and Abbotsleigh Group for undisclosed...

M&As this week: Nutrano, Rhodes Food Group

Deals this week: Kanemi, Ajinomoto, Nutrano

Kanemi has agreed to acquire the food manufacturing business from two Japan-based plants of...

Deals this week: Kanemi, Ajinomoto, Nutrano

M&As this week: Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group, Protein Partners, Motilal Oswal Private Equity

Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group has announced that it will acquire a 37% stake in China Shengmu Organic...

M&As this week: Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group, Protein Partners, Motilal Oswal Private Equity

Deals this week: POS Bio-Sciences, Zebra Technologies, Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group

POS Bio-Sciences and Aperion Lanka have formed a partnership to develop an essential oil manufacturing facility in Sri...

Deals this week: POS Bio-Sciences, Zebra Technologies, Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group

Bel Group and MOM management team to acquire MOM Group from LBO France

French company Bel Group and the MOM Group’s management team have signed an agreement with LBO France to acquire the MOM...

Bel Group and MOM management team to acquire MOM Group from LBO France

Motilal Oswal Private Equity acquires minority stake in India-based Dairy Classic Ice Creams

India-based Motilal Oswal Private Equity (MOPE) has invested Rs1.1bn ($164m) in Dairy Classic Ice Creams to acquire a minority...

Motilal Oswal Private Equity acquires minority stake in India-based Dairy Classic Ice Creams

POS Bio-Sciences partners with Apeiron to develop essential oil facility in Sri Lanka

Canada-based bioprocessing firm POS Bio-Sciences has partnered with Apeiron Lanka to develop a manufacturing facility in Sri Lanka to extract pure essential...

POS Bio-Sciences partners with Apeiron to develop essential oil facility in Sri Lanka

Deals this week: Vitalus Nutrition, Gay Lea Foods, C. Dean Metropoulos

Vitalus Nutrition and Gay Lea Foods have entered a joint venture (JV)...

Deals this week: Vitalus Nutrition, Gay Lea Foods, C. Dean Metropoulos

M&As this week: US Foods, Flagship Europe, Blue Goose Pure Foods

US Foods plans to supply seafood throughout the south-east US by acquiring Save On Seafood...

M&As this week: US Foods, Flagship Europe, Blue Goose Pure Foods

M&As this week: AdvancePierre Foods Holdings, Dole Food Company

AdvancePierre Foods Holdings (APFH), a food supplier based in the US, has acquired Allied Specialty Foods from Steven Zoll for a consideration of $60m in an all cash transaction that is subject...

M&As this week: AdvancePierre Foods Holdings, Dole Food Company

Deals this week: Curoholdings, BEFORE Brands, Levine Leichtman Capital Partners

Curoholdings, a South Korea-based holding company, will secure an investment of KRW2.03bn ($1.81m) through private placement of...

Deals this week: Curoholdings, BEFORE Brands, Levine Leichtman Capital Partners