US-based cereal producer Kellogg and Singapore-based agribusiness company Wilmar International have entered into a 50:50 joint venture for the manufacture, sale and distribution of cereals, wholesome snacks and savoury snacks...
24 September 2012
21 August 2012
Norwegian industrial conglomerate Orkla has entered into an agreement with the Rieber family to acquire a 90.11% stake in food firm Rieber & Soen, a deal that values the company...
16 August 2012
Philippines-based snack food and beverage company Universal Robina (URC) is set to take complete control of its overseas business division URC International (URCI) by purchasing the 23% stake held by...
8 August 2012
Dutch brewer Heineken’s plan to buy out Asia Pacific Breweries (APB), the owner of Tiger beer, is facing a new challenge after Kindest Place, a firm controlled by the family...
10 July 2012
US-based food company PepsiCo has opened its sixth food manufacturing facility in Wuhan, China, as part of its plan to strengthen its presence in the central and western parts of...
28 June 2012
Bright Dairy & Food is recalling hundreds of cartons of milk in China after the batch was contaminated with an alkaline solution due to a mechanical error.
24 June 2012
Arla Foods has signed a DKK163m ($27.64m) ten-year contract with China's baby food firm Biostime to boost the production of infant formula products at its Arnico facility in Denmark.
27 May 2012
General Mills has entered an agreement to acquire Brazilian food company Yoki Alimentos for BRL1.75m ($857m), as part of its efforts to strengthen its presence in Latin America.
13 May 2012
The American Meat Institute, which represents the US meat industry, has defended the use of an enzyme, derided as ‘meat glue’ by critics, stating that the additive is natural and...
8 May 2012
Daniele Foods, a US-based producer of Italian style specialty foods, has announced an investment of $50m into the expansion of its production processes in Burrillville, Rhode Island, US.