Investissements et acquisitions

General Mills invests in potted desserts company
301 INC, the investment arm of General Mills, Inc., is leading a multistage investment of up to $20 million in Pots & Co, in partnership with other investors. Pots &… Lire la suite >>
Walmart, Tencent join $2.2bn funding for Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten
Walmart sold 85% of Seiyu, its wholly owned Japanese supermarket business, to Rakuten and asset manager KKR earlier this month. That deal was aimed at accelerating the digitalization of Seiyu… Lire la suite >>
Bel cède la marque Leerdammer à Lactalis
Le Groupe Bel et le Groupe Lactalis ont annoncé leur entrée en négociation exclusive suite à la signature d’une promesse unilatérale d’achat portant sur la cession d’un périmètre comprenant Royal… Lire la suite >>
Walmart Canada spending $500 million to modernize stores
The big-box retailer continues to invest in ways that improve customer experience Lire la suite >>
Let’s make a deal: How Nestlé is using M&A and multibillion-dollar divestitures to shape its portfolio
With more than $30 billion in transactions since 2018, the world’s largest food company is refocusing its offerings on faster-growing categories popular with consumers. Lire la suite >>
McCain ups investment in vertical farming brand GoodLeaf
The frozen goods giant has now invested more than $65 million in the company, which is looking to expand its retail and foodservice footprint Lire la suite >>
Kruger to invest $240 million in Quebec tissue plant
Company says money will be used on new production lines and will help it grow market share Lire la suite >>
Kraft Heinz sells Planters brand to Hormel Foods
The Austin, Minnesota-based company, known for its meat brands like Spam and Applegate, said Thursday it is buying the Planters nut business from Kraft Heinz Co. for $3.35 billion. Included… Lire la suite >>
Second Cup Coffee Co. to be sold to Quebec restaurant franchiser Foodtastic
Quebec-based food franchising business Foodtastic Inc. announced a deal Monday to buy troubled coffee chain Second Cup Coffee Co. and has big plans for the brand, including opening more than… Lire la suite >>
DoorDash met la main sur l’entreprise de robotique alimentaire Chowbotics
DoorDash met la main sur l’entreprise de robotique alimentaire Chowbotics pour élargir son offre de repas frais. Lire la suite >>
PepsiCo goes Beyond Meat in new partnership
PepsiCo is joining forces with Beyond Meat to develop new snacks and drinks made from plant-based proteins Lire la suite >>
Slate Grocery REIT Announces US$54.3 Million Acquisition of 5 Grocery-Anchored Properties in the Southeastern United States
Slate Grocery REIT (TSX: SGR.U) (TSX: SGR.UN) (the “REIT”), an owner and operator of U.S. grocery-anchored real estate, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a… Lire la suite >>