Log in or Register for enhanced features | Forgotten Password?
White Papers | Suppliers | Events | Report Store | Companies | Dining Club | Drinks | Retail | Videos
Food Business Review
Return to: FBR Home
Top Headlines

Food Business Review

Flagship Food to open new frozen food distribution facility in New Mexico Flagship Food Group is expanding its manufacturing and distribution facilities further in the Albuquerque region, creating a 76,000ft2 frozen food distribution warehouse to serve customers from coast to coast from a single point of distribution.
Food > Prepared Meals > News Smithfield Foods purchases JV partner Kansas City Sausage By FBR Staff Writer
US-based meat-processing company Smithfield Foods has acquired Kansas City Sausage for an undisclosed price to grow its packaged meats business and boost its supply chain.
Agri & Animal Products > Meat & Seafood > News Cup Noodles launches instant noodle cup with one full serving of vegetables Cup Noodles has launched their first-ever instant noodle cup containing one full serving of vegetables: Cup Noodles Very Veggie.
Processed Foods > Pasta & Noodles > News
AquaGen to buy 51% stake in AquaSearch ova By FBR Staff Writer
Norway-based breeding firm AquaGen has agreed to acquire 51% stake in Denmark-based rainbow trout eggs supplier AquaSearch ova for an undisclosed sum.
News UK competition watchdog to probe Dawn Meats, Dunbia merger By FBR Staff Writer
The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched a merger investigation into the proposed joint venture between Dawn Meats and Dunbia.
Agri & Animal Products > Meat & Seafood > News Food Standards Agency warns 700,000 contaminated eggs distributed to UK The UK Food Standards Agency said investigations into the Fipronil incident in Europe continue and it has now established that more eggs from affected farms than previously identified came to the UK.
Agri & Animal Products > Dairy & Soy Products > News

Latest News and Insight by Sector

Food Technology

Tyson Foods recalls 5lb bags of chicken nuggets sold at Costco stores
Tyson Foods announced a voluntary recall of 5-pound bags of Tyson Fully Cooked Panko Chicken Nuggets that were sold at Costco locations nationwide.
Food Technology > Packaging > News
Gorton's Seafood introduces new re-designed packaging
Gorton's, the provider of frozen seafood, is inviting consumers to take part in their Sea of Possibilities Sweepstakes, which offers a grand prize of $5,000, as part of the launch of their re-designed packaging.
Food Technology > Packaging > News
See more

Marketing & Regulatory

Wendy's adds mango to summer salads
US-based hamburger restaurant chain Wendy's has added mango to its line-up of summer salads.
Food > Prepared Meals > News
Several countries impose ban on meat imports from Brazil
By FBR Staff Writer
Brazilian meat industry has received a huge blow as several countries have started to ban its meat imports following an investigation into corruption by health inspectors and the alleged sale of rotten products.
Marketing & Regulatory > Regulatory & Food Safety > News
See more

Agri & Animal Products

Smithfield Foods purchases JV partner Kansas City Sausage
By FBR Staff Writer
US-based meat-processing company Smithfield Foods has acquired Kansas City Sausage for an undisclosed price to grow its packaged meats business and boost its supply chain.
Agri & Animal Products > Meat & Seafood > News
UK competition watchdog to probe Dawn Meats, Dunbia merger
By FBR Staff Writer
The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched a merger investigation into the proposed joint venture between Dawn Meats and Dunbia.
Agri & Animal Products > Meat & Seafood > News
See more

Processed Foods

Cup Noodles launches instant noodle cup with one full serving of vegetables
Cup Noodles has launched their first-ever instant noodle cup containing one full serving of vegetables: Cup Noodles Very Veggie.
Processed Foods > Pasta & Noodles > News
Naturally Splendid to acquire Prosnack Natural Foods
Naturally Splendid Enterprises has executed a definitive agreement with Prosnack Natural Foods and and iCream Capital to acquire 100% of Prosnack.
Processed Foods > Savory Snacks > News
See more

Condiments & Ingredients

IMCD, Givaudan form distribution partnership in Western Europe
IMCD, a distributor of speciality chemicals and food ingredients, has signed an exclusive agreement with Givaudan to distribute the latter's flavours range in the food and nutrition markets across Germany, France, Italy, Spain, the UK, Nordics and Benelux.
Condiments & Ingredients > Ingredients > News
Blue Pacific Flavors opens new research and development laboratory
Blue Pacific Flavors, an organic flavor and ingredient manufacturer has opened a new research and development laboratory, dubbed the Flavor Creation and Culinary Innovation Center.
Condiments & Ingredients > Ingredients > News

Chilled & Deli Food

Mayfair Equity Partners acquires stake in Promise Gluten Free
UK-based private equity firm Mayfair Equity Partners has acquired a majority stake in bakery company Promise Gluten Free.
Processed Foods > Bakery & Cereals > News
Grupo Bimbo to acquire East Balt Bakeries for $650m
By FBR Staff Writer
Mexican bread maker Grupo Bimbo has agreed to acquire US-based East Balt Bakeries from One Equity Partners in a $650m cash and debt free transaction.
Processed Foods > Bakery & Cereals > News



Data-Label.co.uk
Barcode Labels from DataLabel are used on food packaging worldwide

Manufactures of
food packaging machinery