Nestle to acquire supplement and vitamin maker Atrium Innovations for $2.3bn

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Food acquisition news : Swiss food and beverage giant Nestle has struck a deal to acquire nutritional health products manufacturer Atrium Innovations based in Canada for $2.3 billion from a consortium of investors. Nestle acquisition of Atrium Innovations from a Permira Funds-backed firm, More...

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Confectionery giant Ferrero acquires US candy manufacturer Ferrara Candy

Food acquisition news : Nutella owner and Italian confectionery giant The Ferrero Group has completed a previously announced acquisition of US candy manufacturer Ferrara Candy Company from private equity firm L More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, December 2nd, 2017
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Maple Leaf Foods to acquire vegan meat company Field Roast Grain Meat

Food acquisition news : Canadian meat processor Maple Leaf Foods has agreed to acquire vegan meat company Field Roast Grain Meat for around $120 million in a move to expand its platform across the high growth alternative More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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Nestle India fined $70,000 for high ash content in Maggi noodles

Food processing news : The highly popular Maggi noodles range finds itself in controversy again as an Indian district court slapped a $70,000 fine on its owner Nestle India after lab reports of its samples found More...

By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
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Fazer Group launches new insect flour bread made from crickets

Bakery industry news : Finnish bakery chain Fazer Group has invented a new hand-baked insect flour bread made from dried and powdered crickets mixed in flour which has been named as Fazer Sirkkaleipa or Fazer Cricket More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Lotte Confectionery to acquire Indian ice cream company Havmor Ice Cream

Food acquisition news : South Korean confectionery company Lotte Confectionery has agreed to acquire Indian ice cream manufacturer Havmor Ice Cream for INR1,020 crore ($157 million). The transaction which will enable More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, November 25th, 2017
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Danish Crown subsidiary takes stake in South African foodservice company

Food acquisition news : ESS-Food, a subsidiary of Danish food processing company Danish Crown, has struck an agreement to acquire a stake of 70% in South African foodservice company Overberg Food Distributors. The More...

By businessnewstoday On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Orkla subsidiary Hame to acquire frozen vegetable producer Agrimex

Food acquisition news : Norwegian conglomerate Orkla has agreed to acquire Agrimex, a frozen vegetable producer based in the Czech Republic, for an undisclosed price through its wholly-owned subsidiary Hame. The More...

By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
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Tyson Foods chicken production facility to be built in Humboldt, Tennessee

Food industry news : Tyson Foods, a leading US meat processing company will build a new chicken production facility in Humboldt in Gibson County, Tennessee with an investment of over $300 million to help the company More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, November 20th, 2017
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Ontario Teachers’ acquires seafood company Atlantic Aqua Farms

Food acquisition news : Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan has acquired seafood company Atlantic Aqua Farms from San Francisco-based private equity investment firm Encore Consumer Capital for an undisclosed price. Based More...