Green Mountain Coffee buys Diedrich for $300m
By New Statesman - 14 May 11:34

Diedrich Coffee has become a wholly owned subsidiary of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR).

Carrols Restaurant first quarter revenue declines
By New Statesman - 14 May 11:30

Burger King and Taco Cabana are among the group's brands.

Sainsbury’s profits beat expectations to rise 17.5 per cent
By New Statesman - 13 May 14:29

The grocery chain has one million more customers than last year every week, reaching 19 million.

JBT first quarter revenue remains flat
By New Statesman - 12 May 11:22

Company reports revenues of $169m.

Central European Distribution first quarter net sales increase
By New Statesman - 11 May 12:20

Company reports revenue of $149.8m.

McDonald's global comparable sales increase in April
By New Statesman - 11 May 12:15

McDonald's has reported that its global comparable sales increased 4.9 per cent in April.

Kraft Foods first quarter net revenues surge 26 per cent to $11.32bn
By New Statesman - 10 May 13:10

Operating income for the first quarter $1.21bn.

Papa Murphy's sold to Lee Equity Partners
By New Statesman - 07 May 16:30

US based 'take n bake' pizza chai, has reported the completion of its sale to New York-based Lee Equ

Domino's Pizza to set foot in Germany
By New Statesman - 07 May 16:27

Domino's Pizza will enter Master Franchise Agreement with the founder of Grand City Property Group a

Viterra buys North American pasta company
By New Statesman - 07 May 16:24

Ingredients provider closes acquisition of Dakota Growers Pasta Company (Dakota Growers) in US.

Peet's Q1 revenue increases by 13 per cent
By New Statesman - 07 May 16:21

Coffee and tea company reports Q1 revenue of $81.2m.

Morrisons reports slow Q1 sales
By New Statesman - 06 May 14:20

Supermarket group says slowdown was expected and mainly due to the "virtual elimination" of food pri

Domino's Pizza revenue up 18.4 per cent
By New Statesman - 06 May 12:18

The fast food outlet has reported revenues of $381.13m for the first quarter 2010, compared to $321.

Heineken buys FEMSA beer businesses
By New Statesman - 04 May 12:03

Netherlands based brewing company acquires the beer businesses of Latin American beverage company Fo

Chiquita Brands reports Q1 net sales decline
By New Statesman - 04 May 11:55

US salad and banana businesses reports net sales of $808m, a decrease of 4 per cent compared to 2009

William Grant & Sons acquires C&C's spirits and liqueurs business
By New Statesman - 03 May 12:13

C&C Group to sell its spirits and liquers business to William Grant for €300m.

Kellogg net sales up to $3.31bn
By New Statesman - 03 May 12:09

Kellogg Company has reported net sales of $3.31bn for the first quarter of fiscal 2010.

Shot Spirits subsidiary signs agreement with Anheuser-Busch
By New Statesman - 29 April 13:30

GuestMetrics has signed an agreement with Anheuser-Busch to provide data services.

Senomyx, Coca-Cola consider expansion of flavor technology research alliance
By New Statesman - 28 April 12:01

The two companies have been working together since April 2002.

Nestle Q1 sales up to CHF26.28bn
By New Statesman - 27 April 12:46

Nestle has reported sales of CHF26.28bn (Swiss franc) for the first quarter of fiscal 2010 compared to CHF25.17bn in the same quarter last year. Food and Beverages' sales were up 4.2 per cent, to CHF24.3bn.

Hershey Q1 net revenues up 13.9 per cent
By New Statesman - 27 April 12:41

Chocolate-maker reports consolidated net sales of $1.41bn for the first quarter of fiscal 2010.

Tesco to launch 'mini-villages' complete with supermarkets
By New Statesman - 26 April 17:13

Company plans to develop four properties in the south east.

McDonald's Q1 revenue up 10 per cent
By New Statesman - 23 April 13:03

Fast food chain reports revenue of $5.61bn for Q1, compared to $5.07bn last year.

Starbucks announces latest revenues up 8.6 per cent
By New Statesman - 23 April 12:55

Coffee chain reports net revenue of $2.53bn for the second fiscal quarter of 2010, compared to $2.33

Heineken Q1 revenue declines to €2.94bn
By New Statesman - 23 April 12:48

Dutch brewing company reports a revenue decline of 3.5 per cent.

Coca-Cola revenues up to $7.53bn
By New Statesman - 22 April 12:13

The Coca-Cola Company's revenues in the first quarter of 2010 are an increase of 5 per cent on last

Associated British Foods operating profits up 25%
By New Statesman - 21 April 15:53

The owner of value fashion retailer Primark beat forecasts by declaring a 25 per cent jump in operat

Tesco's pre-tax profits up 10 per cent at £3.4bn
By New Statesman - 20 April 15:00

Supermarket giant Tesco's pre-tax profits have surged 10.1 per cent to reach £3.4bn.

British food exports soar to record levels
By New Statesman - 19 April 15:35

Exports of British food and drinks increased 4.4 per cent to reach £9.65bn last year, according to f

Asda takes aim at Tesco with new stores
By New Statesman - 16 April 13:23

The UK's second-biggest supermarket, Asda, plans to open over a hundred new non-food stores in a pla