California Dairies to close Los Banos manufacturing facility
California Dairies said that it will close operations at its Los Banos, California, manufacturing facility from mid-March 2018.
Nestle Japan unveils ruby chocolate KitKat
Nestle Japan is all set to commercialize the first ever natural pink ruby-flavored chocolate by introducing the new KitKat Chocolatory Sublime Ruby bars in Japan and South Korea.
Cargill invests in pea protein producer Puris
Cargill has invested in Puris to accelerate pea protein production for North American and global markets.
Nomad Foods to buy Goodfella's Pizza for EUR225m
Nomad Foods has agreed to acquire the frozen pizza businesses of Ireland-based Green Isle Foods (Goodfella's Pizza) from Boparan, a subsidiary of 2 Sisters Food Group, for €225m.
Ben & Jerry's unveils new range of ice cream flavors
US-based ice cream company Ben & Jerry's has unveiled a new range of ice cream flavors.
Nestle to sell US confectionery business to Ferrero for $2.8bn
Nestlé has agreed to sell its US confectionery business, made up of more than 20 brands, to Italian confectionery giant Ferrero for $2.8bn.
Sysco to acquire Kent Frozen Foods
Sysco has agreed to acquire Kent Frozen Foods, a UK-based foodservice distributor, for an undisclosed price to expand its European business.
Bell Food acquires majority stake in Swiss food company Hugli
Meat processing company Bell Food Group has acquired a majority stake in Switzerland-based Hügli Group.
Post plans to explore strategic alternatives for private brands businesses
Consumer packaged goods holding company Post has unveiled plans to explore strategic alternatives for its private brands businesses, which produce nut butter, dried fruit and nut, pasta and granola products for retailers, distributors and manufacturers.
Buhler acquires Austrian confectionery firm Haas
Bühler Group has completed its acquisition of The Haas Group, an Austria-based manufacturer of wafers, cookies, and confectionary products.
Emmi to increase stake in Tunisian dairy company
Swiss dairy company Emmi, through its Spanish subsidiary Kaiku Group, is increasing its stake in Tunisian dairy producer Centrale Laitière de Mahdia, the owner of Vitalait brand.
South Mill Mushrooms merges with Champ's Mushrooms
Pennsylvania-based South Mill Mushrooms and Champ's Mushrooms of British Columbia have merged their respective businesses to create a producer and supplier of mushrooms and other produce.
Alland & Robert unveils Karaya gum for food applications
France-based Alland & Robert has introduced a new natural and vegetal ingredient, dubbed Karaya gum, for the food industry.
Sweet Defeat introduces new lozenge to reduce consumption of high sugar foods
Sweet Defeat has launched a new lozenge, dubbed Sweet Defeat, which has been clinically proven to reduce consumption of and desire for high sugar foods.
Green Giant launches new frozen spiralized vegetables range
Green Giant, the frozen and canned vegetables brand of B&G Foods, has launched a new product range for frozen spiralized vegetables in the US.
Old Dominion Peanut to close Virginia manufacturing plant
Old Dominion Peanut Company has revealed its intention to close its manufacturing plant in Norfolk, located in the US state of Virginia.
Greenyard ends talks to buy Dole Food
Belgium fruit and vegetable firm Greenyard has abandoned negotiations to acquire American agricultural multinational corporation Dole Food Company.
PepsiCo's Doritos introduces new spicy flavor
Doritos, a brand from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division, has launched Doritos Blaze, a new spicy flavored tortilla chips product in the US.
Unilever to close Colman’s mustard factory in Norwich, UK
Consumer goods company Unilever will close its Colman’s mustard factory in Norwich, UK in 2019, a move that will affect 113 jobs.
Siggi's introduces yogurt sweetened only with fruit
US yogurt brand siggi's, the maker of Icelandic-style yogurt, has introduced a new whole-milk no added sugar yogurt, which is sweetened with only fruit.
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