Platinum Equity acquires European private label biscuits maker Biscuit International

EUROPE – Platinum Equity has acquired Biscuit International, a leading European manufacturer of private label sweet biscuits, for an undisclosed amount. Headquartered in Paris, France, Biscuit International was created in 2016 by the merger of […]

Olam’s Nutrifoods debuts Perk Strawberry Shortcake Biscuit in Ghana

GHANA – Nutrifoods Ghana Limited, a subsidiary of Olam Ghana and a market leader in the production of top-grade biscuits, has debut the first locally made strawberry shortcake biscuit, ”Perk Strawberry Shortcake” under its Perk […]

Biscuit maker Britannia eyes India’s salty snacks market in expansion strategy

INDIA – Britannia industries, leading manufacturer of biscuits and snacks in India, has unveiled plans of diversifying into the salty snacks market in the country as part of its expansion strategy. According to a reports […]

Barry Callebaut signs long-term supply agreement with Burton’s Biscuit Company

UK – The Barry Callebaut Group, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, has signed an agreement with Burton’s Biscuit Company, the UK’s second biggest biscuit manufacturer, for the long-term supply of […]

Britannia to invest US$58.2m by next year for capacity and product development

INDIA – Britannia Industries, India’s second-largest listed packaged food company plans to invest between US$58mn to US$72.81 million by next year for expansion of capacity and new product development. ET Retail has reported part of the […]

Olam’s joint venture Nutrifoods launches first premium oats digestive biscuits

GHANA – Nutrifoods Ghana Limited, a joint venture between Olam and Sanyo Foods has launched its first premium oats digestive biscuit under its adult health segment brand, Nutrisnax, a GNA report reveals. The Premium Nutrisnax […]