20 Aug 2019
--- US multinational retail corporation Walmart and media platform BuzzFeed’s “Tasty” division have partnered to offer consumers “shoppable recipes.” The retailer invites shoppers to add the entire... Read More
20 Aug 2019
--- Just in time for the back-to-school season, Solely, Inc. has launched its line of six certified-organic, single and two-ingredient fruit jerkies across Whole Foods Market Stores in the US. The launch comes at a time of... Read More
20 Aug 2019
--- The Hershey Company has announced its minority investments in emerging snacking businesses Fulfil Nutrition and Blue Stripes Cacao Shop. The deals are facilitated through C7 Ventures, Hershey’s venture model,... Read More
19 Aug 2019
--- Advancements in agri-tech and sustainable supply chain management are contributing to the narrowing of yield gaps between organic and conventional farming. Within this market, players have invested in novel solutions that... Read More
16 Aug 2019
--- Australia is seeking an ambitious and comprehensive free trade agreement (FTA) with the European Union (EU) to drive Australian exports and economic growth, which entails the protection of 408 food and beverage items under... Read More
14 Aug 2019
--- Smithfield Foods, a US-based pork processing giant and wholly owned subsidiary of Hong Kong-listed WH Group, has launched a soy-based protein portfolio under its Pure Farmland brand. This is one of the latest examples of a... Read More
13 Aug 2019
--- Global ingredients and premix supplier Prinova has expanded into the Asia-Pacific (APAC) market with the establishment of a subsidiary in Sydney, Australia. The subsidiary will serve customers in Australia and New Zealand,... Read More
06 Aug 2019
--- In a bid to offer more portion control options for consumers, confectionery giant Mondelēz International plans to lower the calorie count of all its UK brand Cadbury’s chocolate and wider biscuit offerings –... Read More
29 Jul 2019
--- Israel-based Better Juice, Ltd., branded as the “first food-tech start-up to develop technology to reduce all types of sugars in orange juice,” and Brazillian producer of orange juice concentrate, Citrosuco, are... Read More
29 Jul 2019
--- Ten animal protection, consumer, environment and food NGOs have united in an open letter to urge recently-elected MEPs to drop proposals to outlaw phrases such as “vegan sausage roll” and “veggie... Read More
15 Jul 2019
--- TreeHouse Foods Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the company’s Snacks Division to Atlas Holdings LLC. Atlas has agreed to pay US$90 million for the Division, subject to certain post-closing... Read More
08 Jul 2019
--- Philippine snack food and beverage company Universal Robina Corporation (URC) has partnered with German firm Intersnack Group (Intersnack) to aid larger and more efficient operations in Oceania. The deal was completed... Read More
04 Jul 2019
--- The US celebrates Independence Day 2019 today, with Americans preparing the traditional food feast that precedes the annual fireworks extravaganza. Red White and Blue serves as inspiration for most of the food served, which... Read More
24 Jun 2019
--- Tapping into better-for-you snacking trends, the Kraft Heinz Company has released a new range of “spoonable smoothies,” coined Fruitlove. The new launch combines the benefits of creamy yogurt and real fruits and... Read More
21 Jun 2019
--- The way people think about snacking is evolving – especially among millennials. This is according to Innova Market Insights, which notes that increasingly busy lifestyles mean that the traditional pattern of three... Read More
17 Jun 2019
--- Israeli start-up The Mushroom Benefit has released a new line of mushrooms that seeks to “bring exotic mushroom goodness to the snack aisles.” Coined Umamis Crunchy Snacks, the release taps into the growing... Read More
06 Jun 2019
--- US nut snack supplier Justin’s has launched the “world’s first” Organic Nut Butter Covered Nuts. Available in two varieties – Almond Butter Covered Almonds and Cashew Butter Covered Cashews... Read More
24 Apr 2019
--- Global food and agri-business Olam International has submitted a binding offer to acquire 100 percent equity ownership of Dangote Flour Mills Plc (DFM), a flour and pasta manufacturer in Nigeria, for an enterprise value of... Read More
23 Apr 2019
--- US food and beverage company Mondelēz International has made a minority investment in Hu – as in “Human” – Master Holdings, the parent company of both Hu Products and Hu Kitchen, a US-based snacking... Read More
16 Apr 2019
--- Dole Packaged Foods is releasing ready-to-eat, spoonable fruit smoothie bowls. Designed for convenience, the Dole Whip Spoonable Smoothies make a quick and nutritious breakfast or snack, coming in at under 200 calories.... Read More