General Mills is tapping key snacking trends – and entering a category tipped to be worth $1.3bn by 2017 - with its acquisition of Epic Provisions, according to analysts Mintel.
Mondelēz International's US free-from brand Enjoy Life Foods is expanding its line-up with on-the-go protein snacks as it looks to raise brand awareness.
General Mills has acquired Texas-based meat snacks manufacturer Epic Provisions less than three years after it was founded.
General Mills has teamed up with Warner Bros to bring Batman and Superman to US cereal aisles.
Roasted sheets of flavorful nori increasingly are competing with crunchy kale chips and other healthier-for-you snacks, but the stick-to-the-top-of-the-mouth texture of dehydrated seaweed isn’t for everyone.
Cakes supplier Finsbury Foods has secured a UK and Ireland license for the upcoming reboot of the Ghostbusters movie.
Almond products supplier Blue Diamond Brands has appointed Ian Greengrass as managing director of its European business.
Lotus Bakeries has revealed ambitions to become an international ‘category captain’ in healthy snacking after acquiring UK business Urban Fresh Foods, producer of Bear fruit snacks and cereals.
With sales already heading into the stratosphere after a successful roll-out in chains from Starbucks to Kroger, That’s It fruit bars upped the ante this week after being cleared by...
Weetabix is launching a higher-protein version of the UK’s best-selling breakfast cereal.
Global demand for an ancient superfood backed by Oprah Winfrey and Jamie Oliver is being met by a single company in South Australia.
PepsiCo is looking to drive a healthier portfolio via new health-friendly vending machines and a 2016 launch of organic Gatorade.
Kellogg will work with its suppliers directly for the first time to help reduce their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 50% by 2050.
Raisio is to close its factory in Southall, near London, as it restructures of its UK cereal and snacks business.
Warburtons, the UK’s largest bakery brand, has extended its wheat growing contracts with more than 300 British farmers for a further five years.
A professor of law doubts Pepperidge Farm’s law suit against Trader Joe’s, accusing the grocery chain’s Crispy Cookies of resembling its Milano brand, will prevail.
Belgium-based bakery and patisserie supplier Puratos Group is aiming to grow its presence in North America following its acquisition of US business Pennant Ingredients.
Ontario is set to invest in food manufacturer Super-Pufft Snacks in a bid to strengthen the region’s agri-food exports
Nissin has ended its joint-ventures with Jinmailang so it can focus on supplying premium products to the Chinese market.
Online snacking brand Graze says it has doubled its distribution points in UK retail since expanding into the bricks-and-mortar market less than six months ago.
General Mills has rolled out its $500m higher-fiber brand Fiber One to retailers in the UK for the first time.
Hovis plans to close a bread production line at its bakery in Wigan, threatening more than 100 jobs.
Around 32 of 1400 exhibiting companies (3%) have pulled out of the industry event Food Ingredients Europe (FiE) next week in Paris following the city’s fatal attacks, despite efforts from...
Märsch Importshandels has said it intends to rely fully on X-ray inspection by the end of 2016.