Dean Foods Explores Sale Of Morningstar Business

Dean Foods (NYSE: DF) regularly evaluates options for maximizing shareholder value. As part of that process, the company recently decided to explore a transaction that may result in the sale of the Morningstar business. The company has not yet identified a buyer for Morningstar, but believes the business possesses an attractive portfolio in a growing […]

McCain Foods launches revolutionary mashed potato

McCain Foods is set to revolutionise the use of mashed potato in foodservice with the launch of McCain Simply Potato for Mash from September 2012, enabling caterers to deliver a consistently delicious, creamy and fluffy mash, in just 15 minutes*, with no waste, saving time and therefore money. McCain Simply Potato for Mash has been […]

Burts Chips and Guinness toast the launch of the first ever Guinness flavoured crisp

Artisan, premium crisp brand Burts Chips and Guinness are proud to announce the launch of the world’s first Guinness flavoured crisps, in a move that’s set to mark one of the biggest launches the snack category has seen in years in a deal brokered by global licensing firm Broad Street Licensing Group. Guinness Burts Chips, […]

Beverage Information Group’s 2012 Beer Handbook says U.S. Beer Consumption Continues Decline

It was another year of declines for the beer industry. Heightened competition from other beverage alcohol segments, high unemployment rates among core consumers and a struggling economy contributed to the loss. According to the recently released Beverage Information Group’s 2012 Beer Handbook, the overall beer industry lost 35.6 million 2.25 gallon cases – a 1.3% […]

Here comes Vegan Fudge – Market for Vegan Food grows…

Gunther Grant, Inc. (OTC Pinks: GNGR) announced today that its subsidiary, Got Chocolates, Inc., has created a non dairy Gluten Free Vegan Fudge in response to consumer demand for a gourmet fudge without animal or dairy products in the recipe. The idea for Vegan Fudge evolved when several consumers approached the Got Chocolates display at […]

Russian-based Delivery Club Raises Another USD 4 Million in Series B Investment Round From Addventure

MOSCOW, September 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Delivery Club, a Russian-based online food delivery marketplace announces second investment round raising USD 4 million for further development from Addventure Venture capital Fund. The investment will significantly boost regional and global expansion. Based on the Addventure market research, the annual market volume only in Moscow exceeds USD$700 million, […]

Nestlé continues to unlock growth opportunities in Africa

Nestlé continues to unlock growth opportunities in Africa

Nestlé is continuing to unlock growth opportunities in Africa with the inauguration of its first factory in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The company has invested CHF 15 million in the factory in Kinshasa as part of its long-term efforts to better adapt its products to local tastes and nutritional needs. The site, which […]

Joint statement from Diageo plc and United Spirits Limited

Diageo plc and United Spirits Limited have issued the following joint statement: United Spirits Limited and Diageo plc confirm that Diageo plc is in discussion with United Spirits Limited and United Breweries (Holdings) Limited in respect of possible transactions for Diageo plc to acquire an interest in United Spirits Limited. However there is no certainty […]

Domino’s Pizza® Opens 9,999th Store in Carlsbad

Domino’s Pizza® Opens 9,999th Store in Carlsbad

Domino’s Pizza will open its 10,000th store somewhere in the world this week – but first, it’s going to open its 9,999th store in the U.S in Carlsbad To celebrate the milestone, all stores in the San Diego market will be giving away free Handmade Pan Pizzas to the first 99 carryout customers who visit […]