Clearly Drinks invests in UK flavored water brand Revolution Waves

UK – Clearly drinks, a Sunderland based soft drink manufacturer has invested an undisclosed amount in flavored water brand Revilution Waves, reports Insider. Revolution Waves was established in 2017 by entrepreneur and former international rugby […]

M&S announces four new senior appointments to strengthen its food business

UK – Mark & Spenser (M&S) has announced four new senior appointments as the British retailer moves to reinforce its food division ahead of the online joint venture with Ocado next year. The retailer has […]

Valeo Foods completes acquisition of Campbell’s crisps business in Europe

IRELAND – Irish food group, Valeo Foods has closed the acquisition of European chips business from the Campbell Soup Company for approximately US$80 million. The acquisition, which was announced in September this year, includes Kettle […]

PE firm PIA Partners in talks to acquire Hain Celestial’s business in UK

UK – PAI Partners, a Paris- based private equity investor in the food industry is said to be in discussions for a possible acquisition of Hain Daniels Group, the UK arm of American food group […]

2 Sisters Food Group to close Pennine Foods factory in UK with 600 jobs at risk

UK – The 2 Sisters Food Group has unveiled plans of closing its Pennine Foods ready meal factory in Sheffield, UK in a strategic move to cut down investments in loss making units. The food […]

Unilever unveils new ambitious commitments for a waste-free world

UK – Multinational consumer goods company, Unilever has announced new commitments seeking to halve its use of virgin plastic by 2025 and help create a circular economy for plastics. The Ben & Jerry’s, Knorr, and […]

Coca-Cola European Partners opens a new production line in Sidcup

UK – Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has commissioned a new £16 million (US$19.73m) production line at its Sidcup plant, south east London, designed to handle lightweight tins ranging in size from 330ml to 500ml. The […]

Drinks Cubed launches mineral water in SIG’s recyclable packaging in the UK

UK – Drinks Cubed has launched a premium mineral water, Water Cubed, in SIG’s combidome carton bottle, accelerating the UK start-up’s ambitions of becoming the lowest carbon footprint drinks brand by 2022. According to SIG, […]

FrieslandCampina launches ready to drink coffee range in the UK

UK – Multinational dairy cooperative, FrieslandCampina has entered the ready-to-drink coffee market in the UK with the launch of a new range of Barista Coffee Co drinks. FreislandCampina has released Barista Coffee in two variants; […]