13 July 2021
Tate & Lyle to divest controlling stake in sweetener unit to KPS
Tate & Lyle has signed an agreement to divest a controlling stake in a new company and its Primary Products business in the Americas to New York-based private equity firm KPS...
9 July 2021
Richardson International to acquire durum miller Italgrani USA
Canada’s Richardson International, through its subsidiary Richardson Oilseed (US) Holdings, has agreed to acquire durum miller Italgrani USA.
8 July 2021
Aleph Farms secures $105m in Series B funding round
Israel-based cultivated beef steak producer Aleph Farms has raised $105m through a Series B funding round to support the launch of its meat products next year.
6 July 2021
Saputo to acquire UK cheese manufacturer Wensleydale Dairy Products
Canadian firm Saputo has signed an agreement to acquire UK-based cheese manufacturer Wensleydale Dairy Products’ activities for a 31.8m (£23m) consideration.
2 July 2021
Fremman Capital acquires majority stake in The Natural Fruit Company
Pan-European investment firm Fremman Capital has closed the acquisition of a majority stake in Spanish fruit processor The Natural Fruit Company (TNFC) from GPF Capital and Blacklabel Investments.
1 July 2021
Maple Leaf Foods to acquire four Canadian pig farms from Polar Pork
Maple Leaf Foods has reached an agreement to acquire four pig farms in central Saskatchewan, Canada, from a group of companies called Polar Pork.
30 June 2021
Scottish Sea Farms to acquire Grieg Seafood Hjaltland UK for $226m
Scottish Sea Farms has signed a share purchase agreement to buy all the shares in Grieg Seafood Hjaltland UK from Grieg Seafood for $226m (£164m).
29 June 2021
JBT to acquire food safety solutions provider Prevenio in US
JBT Corporation has signed a definitive agreement to acquire US-based food safety solutions provider Prevenio for a consideration of $170m.
28 June 2021
Hershey acquires confectionery brand Lily’s in US
The Hershey Company has concluded the acquisition of confectionery brand Lily's in a $425m deal.
25 June 2021
Barry Callebaut to acquire Europe Chocolate Company in Belgium
Cocoa product manufacturer Barry Callebaut Group has agreed to acquire Belgium-based Europe Chocolate Company (ECC) for an undisclosed amount.