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(English) Bonduelle Fresh Americas appoints former Cargill exec as CEO
Bonduelle has appointed former Cargill executive Mary Thompson as the chief executive officer of its Bonduelle Fresh Americas division, effective from 8 October 2018 Lire la suite >>
(English) Danone and others form Plant-Based Foods of Canada group
Danone, Hain Celestial and other plant-based food companies operating in Canada have formed the Plant-Based Foods of Canada (PBFA) lobbying organisation to advance the interests of the plant-based foods sector… Lire la suite >>
(English) Kraft Heinz Canada completes purchase of Ethical Bean Coffee
Kraft Heinz Canada has finalised the acquisition of Ethical Bean Coffee as it aims to expand its sustainable coffee offering for Canadian consumers. Lire la suite >>
(English) PepsiCo joins Nestlé and Danone’s bottle research alliance
PepsiCo has joined the NaturALL Bottle Alliance, a research consortium formed by Danone, Nestlé Waters and Origin Materials to accelerate the development of 100% renewable and sustainable bottles. Lire la suite >>
(English) PepsiCo launches The Hive unit to develop high potential brands
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(English) PepsiCo secures $3.2bn deal to acquire Israel-based SodaStream
PepsiCo has bought Israeli carbonated water machine maker SodaStream in a deal worth $3.2 billion. Lire la suite >>
(English) Tyson Foods acquires Keystone Foods from Marfrig for $2.16bn
Tyson Foods has agreed a deal to acquire meat product manufacturer Keystone Foods from Marfrig for $2.16 billion. Lire la suite >>
(English) PepsiCo launches second year of its brand incubator programme
PepsiCo today announced the second year of its Nutrition Greenhouse incubator scheme, an initiative designed to discover and nurture breakthrough brands in the food and beverage sector. Lire la suite >>
(English) Europe’s bottled water industry signs up to major plastic goals
Europe’s bottled water industry has announced two major commitments that will strengthen its effort on reducing plastic waste. Lire la suite >>
(English) WHO calls for the elimination of trans fats in all food by 2023
The World Health Organization (WHO) aims to eliminate artificial trans fats from the global food supply chain by 2023 in a move to combat cardiovascular disease. Lire la suite >>
(English) Nestlé pays $7.15bn to sell Starbucks products worldwide
Nestlé will pay $7.15 billion in cash for exclusive rights to sell Starbucks’ line of packaged coffees and teas around the world. Lire la suite >>
(English) IFF acquires its flavours rival Frutarom for $7.1bn
Natural flavours and ingredients producer International Flavors and Fragrances (IFF) has agreed a deal to purchase its Israel-based flavours rival Frutarom for $7.1 billion. Lire la suite >>