Investissements et acquisitions

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$54.3 Million Acquisition of 5 Grocery-Anchored Properties in the Southeastern United States
Slate Grocery REIT (TSX: SGR.U) (TSX: SGR.UN) (the “REIT”), an owner and operator of U.S. grocery-anchored real estate, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a… Lire la suite >>
Mars buys Kind North America
Mars, Incorporated is fully acquiring Kind North America, the companies announced. The deal was first reported by The New York Times. Lire la suite >>
177 000$ pour l’alimentation des bébés
L’événement de gastronomie-bénéfice de la Fondation Olo, le Dîner Olo, s’est transformé en événement virtuel pour sa 17e année, le 6 novembre dernier. Lire la suite >>
Blédina veut sauver la filière de la poire Williams française
Sur ces dix dernières années, Blédina a vu ses volumes de poires disponibles chuter de 40%. Et pour cause, de plus en plus d’agriculteurs n’ont d’autres choix que d’arrêter sa… Lire la suite >>
Walmart Canada speeds up investment in omnichannel
Big-box retailer announces plans for online and in-store fulfillment and new test locations Lire la suite >>
Brightseed banks $27m to build out its plant nutrient discovery platform
San Francisco-based Brightseed has raised $27 million in a funding round led by Lewis & Clark Agrifood. Lire la suite >>
Loblaw investing $75 million for minority stake in telemedicine firm Maple
Loblaw Companies Ltd. is spending $75 million for a minority stake in telemedicine company Maple Corp., which helps connect people with doctors and medical specialists using a smartphone or computer. Lire la suite >>
Amazon is expanding in Ontario
E-giant announces plans to open two new fulfillment centres in the province next year Lire la suite >>