Nestlé Health Science CEO Don Kerrigan Talks Acquisition Of Vital Proteins And The Company’s Future Growth
When Don Kerrigan, a well-versed executive previously serving as the president of Nature’s Bounty, was appointed to be the CEO of Nestlé Health Science U.S. in 2021 as a result… Lire la suite >>
Smart Carts May Be The Disruptive Technology Grocery Stores Need Now
AI-powered smart carts that allow shoppers to completely bypass checkout lines may be the “killer app” supermarkets and grocery stores need to improve their shopping experience and fight back against… Lire la suite >>
What’s The World’s Largest Food Company?
Inside the 20th edition of the Forbes Global 2000, the 2023 world’s largest food companies show that rising inflation has kept the food and beverage industry growing around the world.… Lire la suite >>
As The Non-Alcoholic Category Booms, Pernod Ricard’s Convivialité Ventures Invests In Alcohol-Free Drinks Brand
There’s no stopping the non-alcoholic category. The IWSR noted that the no- and low-alcohol category surpassed $11 billion in value in 2022. By 2026, the research firm further predicts that… Lire la suite >>
Unilever Scoops Up Premium Ice Cream Company Yasso
Consumer heavyweight Unilever has agreed to acquire low-calorie frozen snacks company, Yasso, for an undisclosed sum, bulking up its premium portfolio already including Ben & Jerry’s, Magnum and Talenti. Lire la suite >>
Meet The Former Insurance Executive Who Built A $350 Million Cannabis Edibles Empire
Nancy Whiteman grew Wana Brands using a bold national strategy and sold it for a fortune—just before pot stocks crashed. Lire la suite >>
Cannabis Companies Aren’t Federally Legal — But Can Still Team Up With National Brands
While cannabis legalization isn’t the law of the land yet, some American cannabis companies are already partnering with national brands. Kiva Confections, a maker of cannabis edibles in six states,… Lire la suite >>
Jonas Brothers’ Big Bet On Savory Snacks, Rob’s Backstage Popcorn, Raises $7 Million From Hollywood A-Listers
Rob’s Backstage Popcorn, the viral savory snacking brand co-launched by healthy food and beverage incubator The Naked Market and The Jonas Brothers, has amassed $7 million in a recent series… Lire la suite >>
Meet The Startup That’s Putting Ice Factories In Shipping Containers For Winn-Dixie Supermarkets
Canadian startup Relocalize plans to launch its first automated ice factory this month in a shipping container in Florida in partnership with Southeastern Grocers, the parent company of Winn-Dixie and… Lire la suite >>
Shark Tank Contender Proper Good Bags New Capital To Bring Ultra-Convenient Meals To Walmart
Brother-and-sister duo Christopher and Jennifer Jane, best known for their waggish Victorian era outfits and wigs when pitching on Shark Tank in 2021, has raised a fresh capital to bring… Lire la suite >>
An Enabling Technology For Lab-Grown Meat
Between population growth and rising economic status, global demand for food protein is expected to continue to increase for a few more decades. Lire la suite >>
Benestar Brands Acquires Meat Snacks Company 4505 Meats For More Than $50 Million
Salty snacks company Benestar Brands, which operates across the U.S. and Mexico, has acquired premium pork rinds producer 4505 Meats. Insiders estimate the deal size is between $50 million to… Lire la suite >>