Boulder Brands has added more than $100m to net sales of Pinnacle Foods in its first ten weeks as part of the business.
Grupo Bimbo says it now has a major opportunity to boost the efficiency and productivity of its US and Canada business after concluding restructuring work.
Plus: Barossa Valley brothers develop bottle top to free sulphites from wine; Australians still exceed sugar guidance, though trends are improving; and Regulator mulls ‘all other foods’ maximum residue limit for chemicals.
Almost one fifth of young children exceed the tolerable daily intake for potential carcinogen 3-MCPD, says the Dutch food safety authority, as EFSA prepares to release an assessment on the compound next week.
Kellogg’s efforts to appease consumers who asked it not to add peanut flour to several previously allergy-safe snacks has backfired on the manufacturer – further aggravating parents of children who are allergic to the ground nut and tarnishing the brand’s reputation in some shoppers’ eyes.