The list of products recalled by manufacturers over fears they may contain contaminated sunflower seeds has continued to grow.
Bord Bia, the Irish Food Board, has hired TransgressiveX (TX) to further develop the Stript Snacks’ meat snack brand in Ireland.
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Naturell India has launched a seven-grain protein snack which it claims is a first of its kind in the country.
A Californian nut company has invested in a Napasol pasteurization line which will be operational in time for this year’s crop.
A raft of additional snack products are being pulled from shelves by SunOpta and Treehouse Foods over fears they may be contaminated with a bug that causes listeriosis.
Recent acquisitions Dave's Killer Bread and Alpine Valley Bread have prevented a year on year dip in sales at US bread giant Flowers Foods in the first quarter of 2016.
GEA has launched a Doy-style bag filled from the top instead of the side, which it claims can enable a higher fill rate.
Redd Superfood Energy Bars has secured a $1m investment as it looks to further expand its US product range and distribution.
Global food and drinks businesses including General Mills, Kellogg, Mars, Nestlé and Unilever have pledged to reduce trans fatty acids to “nutritionally insignificant levels” by the end of 2018.
Petrow Food Group, which supplies dried fruit and nuts for chocolates, muesli, breakfast cereals, and bakery products, has invested £4m ($5.7m) in laser scanning and packaging technology.
Krispy Kreme is growing its brand presence in US convenience stores with a snack range launched in partnership with distributor TSW Foods.
Premier Foods’ international and cakes divisions - which include the Mr Kipling brand - have been stand-out performers for the business over the past 12 months.
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As a leading UK health charity proposes that food labels carry graphics encouraging consumers to exercise, Denny Bros says multi-page labels can help manufacturers display large amounts on information on...
Finnish bakery and confectionery business Fazer Group has expanded its presence in the oats market with the acquisition of Swedish mill Frebaco.
Fast-growing UK potato chip supplier Tyrrells has acquired German organic chips business Aroma Snacks.
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Convenience stores and drug stores have a big opportunity to further grow their share of the salty snacks market as US shopping habits change, according to analysts.
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Snyder’s-Lance has revealed ambitions to rejuvenate its Snyder’s of Hanover brand, admitting it has some “heavy lifting” to do.
Treehouse Foods – which last week recalled dozens of products in a listeria scare – has reported a good performance by its North American snacking foods in the first quarter...
A major reorganization of Kellogg’s snacks direct store delivery system took its toll on sales in the first quarter of the year, the company has admitted.
Snacking chocolate brand Brownie Brittle will be highlighting its first organic line at the upcoming Sweets & Snacks Expo as consumer interest in an organic diet grows.