Ben & Jerry’s to launch cannabis infused ice cream on FDA legalization

USA – Unilever-owned ice cream and dairy brand, Ben & Jerry’s has announced that it is exploring the cannabidiol space and may launch CBD-infused ice cream in the market if the proposal for its legalization […]

Ultra-processed food: ice cream, pizza, bacon linked to early death

WORLD – New research published by The British Medical Journal suggests that ultra-processed foods such as sugary cereals and ready meals are linked to cardiovascular disease and early death. The research carried out in two […]

Lactalis acquires Italian cheese maker Nuova Castelli

ITALY – French dairy products corporation, Lactalis has confirmed that it has acquired Italian cheese maker Nuova Castelli from private equity firm Charterhouse Capital Partners for an undisclosed sum. Just-Food had earlier reported that Lactalis […]

Ben & Jerry’s unveils new raspberry sorbet with lemonade swirl in US

USA – Unilever owned Ben & Jerry’s has released a new raspberry sorbet with lemonade swirl to offer US consumers with a fruity, refreshing and frozen dessert. The limited-batch pint features raspberry sorbet with an […]

Ferrero to acquire majority stake in Spanish ice cream company ICFC

SPAIN – Italian manufacturer of branded chocolate and confectionery products manufacturer, Ferrero has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a controlling stake in Ice Cream Factory Comaker (ICFC), a Spanish ice cream manufacturer. Ferrero […]

Land O’Lakes and Mars partner to accelerate on-farm dairy sustainability

USA – Land O’Lakes and Mars Wrigley have joined forces to accelerate on-farm dairy sustainability by calling for solutions that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions on the farm. The companies have unveiled the ‘Empower Possibilities’ […]

India’s dairy firm Hatsun Agro Product unveils new yogurt and cheese range

INDIA – Hatsun Agro Products, India’s privately held dairy company has expanded its product portfolio with the launch of new yoghurt and cheese variants in the market. The company which makes ice creams, dairy whitener, […]

Fonterra considers sale of stake in Brazilian joint venture, to close Australian facility

USA – New Zealand dairy giant, Fonterra has announced that it has reached an agreement with Nestle for potential sale of respective stakes in their Dairy Partners Americas (DPA) Brasil joint venture. Fonterra has also […]

Unilever’s Ben & Jerry’s forms dairy advisory council for sustainability support

USA – Unilever’s Ben & Jerry’s has formed a new dairy advisory council to provide guidance on sustainable agriculture and product manufacturing. The new Dairy Advisory Council comprised of experts in environmental health, the animal […]

Muller launches low-sugar variants of Müllerlight and Müller Corner brands

UK – Muller has announced that it is launching new recipes for its Müllerlight and Müller Corner yoghurt brands, containing 9% less sugar, more protein with thicker and creamier texture. The new variants were developed […]