Rhodes Food to acquire RCL’s protein snacking business for US$2.1m

SOUTH AFRICA – Rhodes Food Group, one of the top listed food companies on Johannesburg Stock Exchange has said that it is in the process of concluding a deal to acquire RCL Foods’ protein snacking […]

FrieslandCampina considers closure of cheese production facility in Bree, Belgium

BELGIUM – Royal FrieslandCampina has said that it is investigating the possibility to close its mozzarella cheese production location in Bree, Belgium since the production facility ‘does not live up to the profitability expectations’. The […]

Premier Foods CEO Gavin Darby to step down, considers Ambrosia brand sale

UK – The British grocery and food manufacturer has said that its Chief Executive Officer, Gavin Darby will step down from the company in January, soon after announcing that it is considering sale of its […]

Kellogg’s considers sale of cookies and fruit snack units to focus on core business

USA – The Kellogg Company has announced that it is looking to reorganize its business in North America and is considering sale of cookies and fruit snacks businesses to refocus and align to core parts […]

2 Sisters sells Manton Wood sandwich business to Samworth Brothers

UK – 2 Sisters Food Group has agreed to sell its Manton Wood sandwich business to Samworth Brothers for an undisclosed sum to enable it focus on key operations. Samworth Brothers is a Leicester based […]

Campbell Soup announces plans to sell international fresh food businesses

USA – Campbell Soup Company, has announced significant actions to sell its international fresh food businesses to focus and improve the company’s portfolio, and that the proceeds will be used to significantly reduce debt. According […]

Tata Global Beverages to exit loss-making subsidiaries

INDIA – The Kolkata based multinational non-alcoholic beverages company, Tata Global Beverages Ltd has announced that it would exit loss-making subsidiaries but has plans to maintain subsidiaries in certain locations due to legal issues, according […]

HOCHDORF to divest Lithuania milk plant Baltic Milk UAB

SWITZERLAND – The HOCHDORF Group, the producer of natural ingredients such as milk, wheat germ and oil seeds, is parting company with HOCHDORF Baltic Milk UAB. The HOCHDORF Baltic Milk UAB milk plant, which is being taken over by an investment group, […]