Private Label

TreeHouse's snacks portfolio includes premium nuts, trail mixes, peanuts and other wholesome snacks. Pic: ©GettyImages/Westend61

TreeHouse sells mega snacks biz to pay down debt

By Gill Hyslop and Kristine Sherred

New York-listed TreeHouse Foods has agreed to sell its Snacks Division - one of North America's largest producers of private label healthy snacks - to Atlas Holdings for $90m.

BakeryandSnacks: Snacking on thoughts from Snackex 2013


Snackex 2013: Day one round-up

By Kacey Culliney

The doors have closed on a very successful, and busy, first day at Snackex 2013 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Miss it? Have no fear - here's BakeryandSnacks' take on day one...

ConAgra to buy Ralcorp for $6.8 billion

Breaking news

ConAgra to buy Ralcorp for $6.8 billion


After multiple abortive attempts in 2011, ConAgra Foods has announced that it has reached a ‘definitive agreement’ to buy Ralcorp Holdings, the largest manufacturer of private label food in the US.

Heading down the private label route? Be careful, warns Rabobank

The private label dilemma: To be or not to be?

By Kacey Culliney

Suppliers that want to jump aboard the private label surge will face a fine balancing act of co-producing for the sector and branded goods, according to Rabobank.

What's driving private labels?

What's driving private labels?

In recent years the share of private label goods sold by retailers has been on the rise, reaching almost 50 per cent in traditional retailers. The FoodNavigator editorial team discusses what's driving the trend, and what it means for big brand manufacturers.


Follow us


View more


Featured Suppliers