Kraft Foods to sell Cadbury business in Romania
By New Statesman - 09 July 13:44

The sale includes Cadbury's Romanian business, Kandia-Excelent, as well as the Bucharest manufacturi

Amazon's online grocery launch casts a shadow on Ocado flotation
By New Statesman - 08 July 15:42

Amazon's new online grocery division will reportedly offer a wider range of products than Ocado.

City analysts doubt Ocado's £1.2bn flotation value
By New Statesman - 07 July 15:32

Offering of 250 million shares of online grocer this month raises doubts from analysts.

Nestle to invest £91m in Equatorial African Region
By New Statesman - 06 July 12:40

Swiss food company will expand operations in Kenya, Mozambique and Democratic Republic of Congo.

Sligro Food Group buys Dutch supermarket chain
By New Statesman - 05 July 12:37

Dutch retail company will turn the 22 Sanders supermarkets into EMTE stores.

Ocado won't turn a profit until 2014, says adviser
By New Statesman - 02 July 14:24

Banks offer differing forecasts for delivery service.

Molson Coors steps into Russia with launch of Coors Light
By New Statesman - 02 July 12:19

Beer will be available throughout Moscow region from this month after signing of joint venture.

GS Capital Partners purchases Michael Foods for $1.7bn
By New Statesman - 02 July 12:11

Goldman-owned equity firm acquires global food producer

Tetra Pak renews contract with Ansys
By New Statesman - 30 June 12:27

Swedish packaging giant extends product development deal.

Spice manufacturer McCormick's Q2 net sales up
By New Statesman - 29 June 12:53

Sales grew 5 per cent on marketing and new product push.

Virgin Island rum distillery to be operational by January 2011
By New Statesman - 28 June 12:23

Diageo USVI distillery will supply all rum for Captain Morgan products in US.

Ocado confirms £200m share flotation
By New Statesman - 25 June 13:30

Since its foundation in 2000, Ocado has never made a profit.

Birds Eye gains supply chain efficiencies with CHEP equipment management
By New Statesman - 25 June 13:04

Outsourcing saves frozen food giant money.

Newly Weds buys Witwood Food Products
By New Statesman - 25 June 13:01

Food coating group acquires frozen food specialist.

Sainsbury sizing up China for entry
By New Statesman - 22 June 16:35

Supermarket giant looks east for growth

Coca-Cola forms new marketing alliance
By New Statesman - 22 June 12:34

Drinks giant to join forces with property group

US gas company introduces cryogenic freezers for food plants
By New Statesman - 21 June 13:49

Airgas' all-in-one system for food manufacturers flash freezes food products.

Nestle to invest 60m Swiss francs in new Russian plant
By New Statesman - 17 June 11:33

Plant expected to create 500 new jobs.

Sainsbury posts slow sales growth
By New Statesman - 16 June 13:54

The UK's third largest supermarket group by sales said the slower growth was broadly in line with an

Del Monte Q4 net sales decline 9.8%
By New Statesman - 15 June 14:15

Food manufacturer claims extra week in Q4 2009 caused decline and that total 2010 sales were up 3 pe

Krispy Kreme revenues decline to $92.1m for first quarter
By New Statesman - 08 June 11:49

Food retailer sees a decrease of 1.4% in revenues from the same period last year.

Tate Lyle sales increase to €3.5bn for fiscal year
By New Statesman - 03 June 12:50

Chief executive says company has delivered a solid performance in challenging conditions.

NBPO opens UK palm oil refinery
By New Statesman - 02 June 12:14

Company built to meet Europe and UK demand for sustainable palm oil.

Starbucks enters South Africa
By New Statesman - 02 June 12:05

The US based coffee chain will be offered in select hotels and casinos.

Heinz Q4 sales increase to $2.72bn
By New Statesman - 01 June 12:29

Growth at US based food company driven by emerging markets such as India and Russia.

Taco Bell to re-enter UK
By New Statesman - 01 June 12:05

US based restaurant chain to re-open, after unsuccessful UK launch in the 1980s.

Foster’s expands wine distribution in four US states
By New Statesman - 31 May 13:59

Foster’s Wine Estates Americas has entered into long-term agreements with Texas based Glazer’s Distr

Takeover Panel censures Kraft over Cadbury breach
By New Statesman - 27 May 15:34

The closure of Cadbury's Somerdale factory by Kraft has drawn criticism.

PepsiCo to invest $2.5bn in China
By New Statesman - 25 May 14:17

PepsiCo currently operates 27 plants and five farms in China and employs nearly 20,000 people.

Tesco backs minimum price for alcohol
By New Statesman - 21 May 16:07

Survey of Tesco customers found 70 percent very worried by excessive drinking.