Arla agrees partnership with Bangladesh dairy co-op MilkVista

INDIA – Arla, an international cooperative, has confirmed its commitment to supporting the development of Bangladesh dairy industry and the collaboration between Arla and MilkVita is a concrete next step. According to the company, it […]

Huel partners with JD.com to sell powdered food range in China

CHINA – UK-based powdered food producer Huel, has partnered with JD.com, Chinese e-commerce platform to sell its powdered food range in China as it aims to take advantage of Chinese consumers’ demand for imported foods. […]

Nestle joins six companies in Global Nutrition Animal Welfare coalition

WORLD – Nestlé and six other food companies (Aramark, Compass Group, Elior Group, IKEA Food Services, Nestlé, Sodexo and Unilever), have joined forces through the Global Coalition for Animal Welfare (GCAW) to advance animal welfare […]

Nestle Nigeria partners with Lagos Business School on a Sales Academy

NIGERIA – Nestle Nigeria has collaborated Lagos Business School to start a Sales Academy geared at training and equipping its employees in line with its commitment to create an environment that allows people to learn, […]

Famous Brands earnings to be hit by US$61m impairment from UK Gourmet Burger

SOUTH AFRICA – South African restaurant franchisor Famous Brands has announced that it expects to register US$61.06 million (R874m) impairment from its UK restaurant business, GBK which has failed to meet performance expectations, according to […]

Müller Milk & Ingredients completes Dairy Crest integration, appoints new CFO

UK – Müller Milk & Ingredients (MMI) CEO Patrick Müller has confirmed completion of Britain’s largest ever dairy industry integration, set out his strategy for the future of the US$1.96 billion fresh milk, cream, butter […]

National craft beer associations form Independent Brewers of Europe partnership

EUROPE – European craft brewing associations Independent Brewers of Ireland, The Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA), Syndicat National des BrasseursIndépendants (SNBI), Unionbirrai, Scanian Beverage Producers, Det Fri Øl, and Craft Brewers Netherlands have formed the Independent […]

Molson Coors Canada and HEXO complete join venture to launch Truss

CANADA – Molson Coors Canada, the Canadian business unit of Molson Coors Brewing Company, and HEXO Corp. have announced that they have closed the deal to form a joint venture to pursue opportunities to develop […]

US’ seed firm and AGT Foods Africa partner to form sorghum and sunflower joint venture deal

SOUTH AFRICA – The US based propriety seed company S&W Seed Co. and AGT Foods Africa Pty Ltd have partnered to form a new joint venture to deal with seed products such as sorghum and […]