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Danish Crown stops evening slaughtering shift at Ringsted facility
23 August, 2016
Meat processing company Danish Crown has stopped evening shifts at its slaughterhouse in Ringsted, Denmark, due to decline in the supply of pigs for...
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BRF Brasil's Sadia brand gets Certified Humane label Tuesday, August 23, 2016 US-based non-profit organisation Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC) has accepted Brazilian food company BRF into the Certified Humane programme for 33 of their chicken farms in Goiás,...

Bosch and Bühler to collaborate for new innovations Tuesday, August 23, 2016 German electronics manufacturer Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions has collaborated with Swiss-based Bühler for increased innovation and market launches, further leveraging the opportunities...

Good Health launches organic Black Bean & Rice Tortilla Chips Monday, August 22, 2016 US-based snacks manufacturing company Good Health has introduced its Organic Black Bean & Rice...

SEC to investigate Hampton Creek’s Mayo Buybacks Monday, August 22, 2016 The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has launched an inquiry to determine whether San Francisco-based food company Hampton Creek has omitted that it has been purchasing its own...

Puratos launches Satin cake mix Monday, August 22, 2016 Belgium-based bakery goods manufacturer Puratos has introduced its new Satin range of cake mixes, which can be used to create more than 1,000...

Pinnacle Foods to shift EVOL frozen food production to Fayetteville facility in Arizona Friday, August 19, 2016 US-based packaged foods company Pinnacle Foods plans to move the manufacture of EVOL frozen food to its existing facility in Fayetteville,...

Barry Callebaut, IFC, and IDH partner to provide credit for cocoa farmers Friday, August 19, 2016 Chocolate and cocoa product manufacturer Barry Callebaut; International Finance Corporation (IFC); and the Sustainable Trade Initiative (IDH) have signed a $9m risk sharing partnership to...

M&As this week: Tall Tree Foods, Thai Union Group Public Company, Lonza Friday, August 19, 2016 The January Company, a leading North American manufacturer of Chinese-style meat, has been acquired by Tall Tree Foods, a portfolio company of Altamont Capital...

Deals this week: Hempler Foods Group, Mondelez, Beloxxi Industries Friday, August 19, 2016 Meat product manufacturer and distributor Hempler Foods Group will acquire the business and certain assets of Fletcher's Fine Foods in a transaction that is expected to be completed in...

Dole launches Mixations in US Friday, August 19, 2016 Fruit and healthy snack producer and distributor Dole Packaged Foods has launched DOLE Mixations in the...

Ingredion to acquire Sun Flour Industry's rice starch and flour business Thursday, August 18, 2016 Ingredient solutions provider Ingredion has entered an agreement to acquire rice starch and flour business of Sun Flour Industry, which is based in Banglen,...

Maxilin Crawford acquires assets of Tilley’s Sweets Thursday, August 18, 2016 UK-based sweet manufacturer Maxilin Crawford has acquired assets of Tilley’s...

Universal Robina buys Snack Brands Australia for around $461m Thursday, August 18, 2016 Philippines-based snacks and beverage manufacturer Universal Robina has announced the acquisition of Snack Brands Australia (SBA) for A$600m...

Geldof and other investors buy minority stake in Nigerian biscuit maker Beloxxi Wednesday, August 17, 2016 Rock star Sir Bob Geldof and other investors have bought a minority stake in Nigerian biscuit manufacturing company Beloxxi Industries, with an investment of...

Premium Brands acquires US operations of Fletcher's Fine Foods Wednesday, August 17, 2016 Premium Brands Holdings' subsidiary Hempler Foods Group (Hempler's) has entered an agreement to acquire the business and certain assets of US-based Fletcher's Fine Foods (Fletcher's US). ...

Franklin Baker gets Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials certification Wednesday, August 17, 2016 Philippines-based Franklin Baker Company has secured the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB) certification for growing, harvesting and supplying coconut products from farms located...

Lonza agrees to acquire InterHealth Nutraceuticals for $300m Tuesday, August 16, 2016 Swiss ingredient provider Lonza has agreed to purchase US-based dietary supplement ingredient supplier InterHealth Nutraceuticals for...

Mondelez agrees to acquire global licence of Cadbury-branded biscuits Tuesday, August 16, 2016 Snack manufacturer Mondelēz has agreed to acquire the global licence of Cadbury-branded biscuits, including Cadbury’s Fingers from Burton’s Biscuit...

Tall Tree Foods acquires Chinese-style meat products supplier The January Company Tuesday, August 16, 2016 Altamont Capital Partners (Altamont) portfolio company Tall Tree Foods has acquired The January Company (January), a US-based manufacturer of Chinese-style meat products....

United Natural Foods acquires Gourmet Guru Monday, August 15, 2016 United Natural Foods (UNFI) has acquired all of the outstanding stock of Gourmet Guru for an undisclosed...


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