Foods / beverages
Smucker’s dog food found to contain euthanasia drug
16 February 2018
McDonald’s to introduce more balanced kids’ meals globally
16 February 2018
FDA issues warnings about salmonella-infected pet foods
15 February 2018
Nestle India fourth-quarter net vaults 60% to Rs312 cr
14 February 2018
Dunkin Donuts to get rid of styrofoam cups by 2020
08 February 2018
Amazon will introduce two-hour delivery from Whole Foods stores to Prime members in select cities in US
08 February 2018
Drinking very hot tea can raise risk of oesophageal cancer: study
07 February 2018
Chemical used in McDonald’s fries can help ‘cure’ baldness
06 February 2018
Doritos to create crunch-free chips for women
06 February 2018
Starbucks launches new credit card for coffee lovers
02 February 2018
Tyson Foods invests in ‘clean’ meat startup, Memphis Meats
30 January 2018
Nutella discount creates near riots in France, no-holds barred
27 January 2018
KFC chicken container doubles up as drone
25 January 2018
Burger King mocks net neutrality repeal via “Whopper Neutrality”
25 January 2018
McVitities biscuits to shrink packet size due to rising costs
20 January 2018
All McDonald's packaging from 2025 to be from renewable, recycled sources
18 January 2018
Nestle to sell US Confectionery business to Italy's Ferrero for $2.8 bn
17 January 2018
Teens likely to crave junk food after watching TV ads
17 January 2018
Junk food tax legally and administratively viable: study
16 January 2018
French dairy company Lactalis to compensate users for salmonella contamination of baby milk powder
15 January 2018
Dunkin’ Donuts eliminates artificial dyes from doughnuts
06 January 2018
UK to introduce 25p ‘latte charge’ on disposable coffee cups
06 January 2018
McDonald’s, Taco Bell preparing to square off in low-priced menu battle
04 January 2018
World may run out of chocolate in less than 40 years, warn experts
02 January 2018
McDonald’s, CPRL’s Bakshi trade charges over food quality
29 December 2017
Some McDonald’s outlets may reopen as CPRL finds new partner
28 December 2017
Delhi man fights against junk food as diabetes rates in India soar
27 December 2017
McDonald’s spat: supplier under pressure to resume supplies
27 December 2017
Internal spat leads to closure of McDonald’s across east, north
26 December 2017
McDonald’s to add vegan burger to menu in Finland and Sweden
20 December 2017
Germany's Delivery Hero sells Foodpanda to Ola
20 December 2017
Belgian fresh and frozen foods producer Greenyard in advanced talks to buy Dole Food Co
19 December 2017
Hershey to buy Texas-based snack-maker Amplify Snack Brands for $1.6 bn
19 December 2017
Campbell Soup to buy snacks maker Snyder's-Lance for $4.87 b
19 December 2017
Risk of 'dirty' turkey after Brexit if UK strikes a US trade deal
18 December 2017
Unilever to sell margarine and spreads business to PE giant KKR
16 December 2017
ITC inaugurates new food facility near Kapurthala
15 December 2017
Startup Good Dot develops vegetarian meat, chicken products
12 December 2017
New tool could help maintain quality during cheese production
11 December 2017
Platinum Equity to bid for part of Unilever’s margarine and spreads business
06 December 2017
East of England Co-op to become first major retailer to sell food past its “best before” dates
06 December 2017
Fonterra to pay French food group Danone €105 mn over false recall
02 December 2017
US fast-food chain Arby's Restaurant Group to buy Buffalo Wild Wings for $2.4 bn
30 November 2017
Maggi Noodles in soup again as UP slaps it with Rs71 lakh fines
29 November 2017
Six in 10 food adverts during family TV shows push junk food: study
28 November 2017
Mars, Lidl, others withdraw YouTube ads placed next to those by predators targeting children
27 November 2017
FSSAI to crack down on misuse of terms like ‘fresh’, ‘natural’, ‘traditional’
24 November 2017
Korea’s Lotte to acquire 100% of Havmor Ice Cream for Rs1,020 cr
24 November 2017
Government proposes to regulate use of antibiotics in meat
21 November 2017
Fast-food chains curbing antibiotic abuse in West, but not in India
14 November 2017
Mushrooms are full of antioxidants that may have antiaging potential
10 November 2017
World Food India attracts Rs68,000-cr investment proposals
04 November 2017
Starbucks to sell Tazo tea brand to Unilever
04 November 2017
Rinsing apples in water not effective in removing pesticide residue: Study
31 October 2017
McDonald’s traffic increases for second time in a row
25 October 2017
Starbucks opens 100th store, aims to make India top-5 market
25 October 2017
Study links chocolate production to increased deforestation in poor nations
18 October 2017
Study exposes the dark side of coffee cultivation in Uganda
12 October 2017
Burger chain Carl Jr tweets to be bought by Amazon
10 October 2017
Honey samples worldwide test positive for neonicotinoids
09 October 2017
Honey found to contain life-threatening pesticides to humans and bees
09 October 2017
Investigatiors find suppliers selling chicken after 'use by' date to UK supermarkets
30 September 2017
I-T finds Rs650 cr concealed income with Café Coffee Day promoter
25 September 2017
US court upholds California ban on ‘cruel’ foie gras
18 September 2017
Costly bottled water as mediocre as tap water: reports
18 September 2017
Swiss food giant Netsle acquires Blue Bottle Coffee
15 September 2017
Bees and beans vital for morning cuppa imperiled by warming earth: Study
12 September 2017
Pizza Hut outlet threatens Irma-fleeing employees with action for not showing up for work
12 September 2017
Climate change a buzzkill for coffee lovers
12 September 2017
Shanghai ban leaves European cheese makers high and dry
09 September 2017
Kraft Heinz elevates 29-yr-od David Knopf to CFO
09 September 2017
Barry Callebaut launches ‘ruby chocolate’
06 September 2017
169 McDonald’s outlets face closure over dispute with franchisee
06 September 2017
Poultry waste raising antibiotics resistance
02 September 2017
Study negates concerns regarding radioactivity in migratory seafood
01 September 2017
Burger King launches a ‘whopper’ of a loyalty programme
30 August 2017
Study finds caffeine makes food seem less sweet
26 August 2017
Lab-grown meat startup Memphis Meats completes $17-mn Series A fundraising
24 August 2017
McDonald's exits 169 outlets in north and east
22 August 2017
McDonald’s stares at first strike in UK
19 August 2017
Energy dence foods may increase cancer risk regardless of obesity status
18 August 2017
Contaminated eggs scandal hit 15 EU states, besides Switzerland, Hong Kong: EC
12 August 2017
100-yr-old fruitcake of Scott ‘vintage’ found in Antarctic
12 August 2017
Amazon looking at cutting-edge food technology for home delivery
12 August 2017
Oprah ties up with Kraft Heinz for new line of comfort foods
10 August 2017
'Man tax’: Melbourne café charges men 18% extra
07 August 2017
Starbucks denies rumour of discounts for undocumented immigrants
07 August 2017
Wheat worth Rs700 cr kept in the open in Punjab damaged in 4 years
05 August 2017
Delay in subsidy release added Rs35,000 cr to FCI’s interest burden: CAG
05 August 2017
Rising carbon dioxide levels could hit key nutrients in food crops: study
03 August 2017
Researchers create food from air
01 August 2017
Not Starbucks’ cup of tea: struggling Teavana to be closed
28 July 2017
Photos of mouldy ice cream at McDonald's US outlet go viral
28 July 2017
Salmonella in papaya found in 12 US states; 1 dead, 12 hospitalised
24 July 2017
Yet another study warns of superbugs in Indian poultry
22 July 2017
Texas company recalls coffee with Viagra-like ingredient
21 July 2017
GlaxoSmithKline to sell Horlicks malted drinks business in UK
20 July 2017
Some vegetarian diets can up heart disease risk: study
20 July 2017
McCormick to acquire food business of Reckitt Benckiser Group
19 July 2017
Alibaba may join Paytm Mall in bid for Big Basket stake: report
19 July 2017
7 mn pounds of hot dogs recalled over bone fragments
17 July 2017
US lawmaker urges scrutiny of Amazon-Whole Foods deal
15 July 2017
Study finds pthalates in powdered mac-and-cheese mixes
14 July 2017
Amazon gets govt nod to retail food in India
10 July 2017
Senator Charles Schumer wants FDA to investgate health effects of snortable chocolate
10 July 2017
Campbell Soup to buy organic foods maker Pacific Foods for $700 mn
08 July 2017
Food processing ministry sets up GST facilitation cell to guide industry
07 July 2017
US company makes snortable chocolate powder for drug-free intoxication
05 July 2017
Subway expands UK, Ireland operations, seeks 500 franchisees
04 July 2017
Danone to sell US dairy subsidiary Stonyfield to Lactalis for $875 mn
03 July 2017
McDonald's shuts 43 Delhi outlets over ownership row
30 June 2017
ABC and Beef Products Inc settle $1.9 bn suit over “pink slime”
29 June 2017
Lab tests in UK find faecal bacteria in coffee from Starbucks, Costa and Caffee Nero
28 June 2017
Coconut oil not the wonder oil as claimed: AHA
27 June 2017
Fast food giant McDonald’s launches “McDelivery” through Uber
23 June 2017
Lead found in 20% of baby food samples
17 June 2017
Holy cow! 7% Americans say chocolate milk comes from brown cows
17 June 2017
Nestle looks to sell US confectionery business
17 June 2017
Tyson Foods recalls over £2 mn of ready-to-eat breaded chicken products
12 June 2017
Conagra Brands recalls over 700,000 pounds of spaghetti, meatball products
12 June 2017
New experiment to create fresh-baked bread in space
12 June 2017
Chocolate maker Mars recalls several products across UK and Ireland
10 June 2017
Amazon may get to retail food in India soon
09 June 2017
Facebook to roll out online food ordering feature
20 May 2017
McDonald’s makes major changes to main ingredient in McFlurries
19 May 2017
Court of Appeals turns down trademark protection for shape of Nestle's KitKat bar
18 May 2017
Payment system update glitch hits Starbucks stores in US and Canada
18 May 2017
Indian Food safety panel calls for ban on fast-food advertising on children’s channels
10 May 2017
UK’s Labour vows tougher rules on junk food, sweets ads
08 May 2017
Cabinet approves umbrella scheme for food processing sector
04 May 2017
RTI report says Central Railway paid Rs9,720/kg for curd, ministry refutes it
03 May 2017
Uber launches UberEATS, an on-demand food delivery app in India
02 May 2017
McDonald’s pitches new burgers with 'frork'
02 May 2017
T Krishnakumar named president, Kini quits in Coke India rejig
28 April 2017
IRCTC to set up 6 fast food units in Nagpur division
28 April 2017
McDonald’s shelves plans to sell take in Japan unit
26 April 2017
Govt to Aadhaar-tag cows to stop smuggling and slaughter
25 April 2017
Albertsons mulls buying high-end grocer Whole Foods
25 April 2017
Subway Restaurants shut down hundreds of locations last year
21 April 2017
Salty food increases hunger: study
19 April 2017
Post Holdings buys British cereal maker Weetabix for $1.76 bn
18 April 2017
Traders conniving to foil govt’s efforts to bring down pulses prices: report
18 April 2017
Post Holdings of US close to buying British cereal maker Weetabix for around $1.76 bn
18 April 2017
Warren Buffett-Backed 3G Capital mulls rival bid for Panera Bread
12 April 2017
R P Sanjiv Goenka hits FMCG market with Too Yumm brand
11 April 2017
Salad mix recalled after dead bat found
10 April 2017
JAB Holding in pact to buy US bakery chain Panera Bread for $7.2 bn
06 April 2017
IRCTC to operate all base kitchens under new Railways catering policy
05 April 2017
JAB Holding in advanced talks to buy US bakery chain Panera Bread
05 April 2017
Panera Bread receives takeover interest, explores strategic options including a sale
04 April 2017
US regulator grants conditional approval to Danone-WhiteWave Foods merger
04 April 2017
Reckitt Benckiser mulls £2.4 bn sale of foods division
03 April 2017
“World’s strongest coffee” arrives in US stores
01 April 2017
EPA decides against ban on use of chlorpyrifos on fruits and vegetables
31 March 2017
Danone to sell US subsidiary Stonyfield to close acquisition of WhiteWave
31 March 2017
UK food industry urged to cut sugar 20% in cakes, chocolates to fight obesity
31 March 2017
Police in Ireland launch probe after poop found in Coke cans
30 March 2017
Coffee Day slaps customer who finds roaches in food counter
28 March 2017
MPs call for controlling “deep discounting” of unhealthy foods by supermarkets to tackle childhood obesity
28 March 2017
Yogi effect: chicken, mutton, egg dealers down shutters in UP
25 March 2017
‘Green’ chicken, lab-grown duck may soon be on your menu
22 March 2017
Unilever prepares to sell Flora, Bertolli and Stork brands for around £6 bn
20 March 2017
McDonald’s takes cautious steps to digital ordering
16 March 2017
Ferrero International to buy US chocolate confectionery maker Fannie May
16 March 2017
Spicy foods could cause aggressive behaviour: study
14 March 2017
‘Gluten-free’ diet not great – may actually lead to diabetes
11 March 2017
Nestle to cut sugar content in its confectionary products by 10%
08 March 2017
Evanger’s Dog & Cat Food expands dog food recall
07 March 2017
Nestle, Coca-Cola to dissolve tea joint venture from 2018
04 March 2017
McDonald’s shocker: Kolkata family served with fried lizard
03 March 2017
Subway denies report on adulterated roasted chicken in sandwiches
01 March 2017
Hershey’s to cut 2,700 jobs globally
01 March 2017
How to reduce the environmental impact of a loaf of bread
01 March 2017
Wendy’s to install self-ordering kiosks at 1,000 locations
28 February 2017
Organic food sales in UK hit 10-year high driven by young shoppers
22 February 2017
Restaurant Brands to buy Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen for $1.8 bn
22 February 2017
Nestle India cutting trans fats, sugar to focus on health
21 February 2017
Haldiram’s rules the Indian snacks market, beats global names
21 February 2017
Kraft calls off Unilever bid amid mutual praise
20 February 2017
Burger King owner Restaurant Brands in talks to buy Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen
14 February 2017
Man sues supermarket for cocaine inside milkshake powder tube
13 February 2017
PetSmart recalls one production lot of Grreat Choice Adult Dog Food
11 February 2017
US pet foods company recalls dog food over presence of pentobarbital
08 February 2017
Supermarkets in UK ration lettuce due to supply shortage caused by bad weather
04 February 2017
Saputo plans to take full control of Australia's Warrnambool Cheese and Butter
31 January 2017
Consumers need not fear acrylamide levels in fries: McDonald’s
27 January 2017
UK food safety regulator urges families to 'Go for Gold' to reduce acrylamide consumption
24 January 2017
Cut cancer risk: fry, roast or bake till golden, not brown
23 January 2017
Mondelez to sell Australia, New Zealand grocery business to Bega Cheese for A$460 mn
19 January 2017
Mondelez denies moving production of Dairy Milk chocolate bars to Poland
16 January 2017
French animal health company Neovia in talks to buy 60% in Chinese pet food maker Sanpo
13 January 2017
McDonalds told to display caffeine content on beverage containers
11 January 2017
Mars to buy veterinary hospital operator VCA for $7.7 bn
10 January 2017
Onex Corp close to buying Ferrara Candy Co for nearly $1.3 bn
09 January 2017
China Mengniu Dairy to buy remaining stake in China Modern Dairy for $826 mn
05 January 2017
Tata Coffee to set up freeze-dried coffee plant in Vietnam
20 December 2016
European regulator grants conditional approval to Danone's WhiteWave Foods acquisition
17 December 2016
FSSAI warns against using newspapers to wrap food
09 December 2016
UK bans junk food advertising across children’s media
08 December 2016
Baby food firms flout Indian laws, endanger kids’ health: survey
06 December 2016
Carlyle, Citic Group close to buying McDonald's China and Hong Kong stores
02 December 2016
Domino's to deliver pizzas in Japan on reindeer sleighs during X'mas
28 November 2016
Thailand's Charoen Pokphand Foods to buy US frozen-food producer Bellisio for $1.075 bn
17 November 2016
Maggi back as market leader after near-knockout punch
09 November 2016
Future group to acquire retail business of Heritage Foods
08 November 2016
WHO report warns against junk food advertising targeting children
08 November 2016
Common food additive promotes colon cancer in mice
07 November 2016
FSSAI to invest Rs482 cr to upgrade food testing labs nationwide
04 November 2016
Jacobs Douwe Egberts to buy Singapore’s instant coffee maker Super Group for $1 bn
03 November 2016
High cholesterol bad not just for heart but bones too
18 October 2016
Adding micronutrients to staple foods may become mandatory
17 October 2016
PepsiCo to cut sugar content in range of soft drinks
17 October 2016
WHO recommends `soda tax’ on sugary beverages to fight obesity
17 October 2016
You’re eating your pizza the wrong way – but do you care?
15 October 2016
Uber to launch UberEats tomorrow in central Tokyo
28 September 2016
Patanjali to set up Rs1,600-cr herbal food park in Noida
26 September 2016
Nestle seeks SC nod to destroy 550 tonnes of old Maggi noodles
22 September 2016
Walmart India to focus on ‘food only’ retail model
22 September 2016
Patanjali to tap fair price shops in Madhya Pradesh to drive sales
19 September 2016
Patanjali CEO Balakrishna ahead of Ruias, Nusli Wadia in rich list
14 September 2016
FieldFresh to export frozen baby corn, chillies to UK, EU
13 September 2016
WHO regional meet in Colmobo pledges to curb Junk food consumption
09 September 2016
Online retail giant Amazon launches free one-hour restaurant deliveries to Prime customers in London
08 September 2016
Sodexo to acquire Inspirus
08 September 2016
Delhi HC bars Britannia from imitating ITC’s ‘Sunfeast Farmlite’ packing
07 September 2016
‘CRISPR’ a viable option to GM foods
07 September 2016
Government finds GM mustard safe, seeks comments
06 September 2016
Yum Brands to sell stake in Yum China to Chinese investment firms for $460 mn
02 September 2016
Domino’s aims to be first to deliver pizzas by drone
26 August 2016
Nestle claims Maggi noodles back as India’s No 1
19 August 2016
Walmart keen to enter Indian food processing sector
18 August 2016
More than just a cuppa ‘chai’ – this one could cure hangovers
16 August 2016
Campaign urges McDonald’s to ban sourcing foods with antibiotics
12 August 2016
Patanjali Ayurved successfully bids for 230-acre food park at Nagpur’s MIHAN
12 August 2016
Starbucks’ adds almond milk to list of non-dairy creamers
11 August 2016
Italy mulls law to jail parents imposing vegan diet on kids
11 August 2016
Britannia plans to set up second unit in Bengal
09 August 2016
Ferrero tables bid to buy Belgian biscuit maker Delacre
01 August 2016
Unapproved GMO wheat found growing in Washington field
30 July 2016
As many as 25 Patanjali ads in violation of norms
30 July 2016
Popularity of McDonald’s all-day breakfast slowing down sales growth
27 July 2016
Mondelez in talks to buy license for Cadbury biscuits from Burton's Biscuits for $263 mn
25 July 2016
Starbucks to invest in Italian restaurant Princi
14 July 2016
Pizza Hut announces first pizza chatbot for “conversational ordering” via Twitter, Facebook
14 July 2016
US senate passes mandatory GMO labeling bill
11 July 2016
Kerala imposes 14.5% ‘fat tax’ on fast-food
09 July 2016
Starship Technologies’ robots to be used for food deliveries
08 July 2016
Danone to buy US organic foods producer WhiteWave Foods Co for $10.4 bn
08 July 2016
Danone in advanced talks to buy US organic foods producer WhiteWave Foods
07 July 2016
Cancer charity wants junk food ads junked to tackle childhood obesity
06 July 2016
US chocolate major Hershey rejects $23-bn takeover bid from Mondelez
01 July 2016
100 Nobel winners call on Greenpeace to halt anti-Golden Rice campaign
30 June 2016
Chocolate that melts in your mouth, but not on your hips
28 June 2016
Electric shocks reduce chocolate fat content
28 June 2016
UK food prices set to rise due to Brexit vote
27 June 2016
Tata, Starbucks to expand tie-up at global level
27 June 2016
Food grown in Mars soil would be safe to eat: research
25 June 2016
India bans potassium bromate as food additive
22 June 2016
Heinz faces action in Australia over kids’ food claims
21 June 2016
ITC enters dairy whitener market with its Sunfresh brand
10 June 2016
FDA issues guidelines to reduce salt content in food
09 June 2016
Hostess Brands recalls 710,000 cases of select snacks and donuts
07 June 2016
India for 100% FDI in food retail, but with riders
03 June 2016
FDA issues new guidelines to target sodium in diet
02 June 2016
Patanjali under FSSAI scanner over edible oil ads
02 June 2016
Cargill to buy Five Star Custom Foods
02 June 2016
Bangladesh restaurateur in UK jailed as customer dies
25 May 2016
Assocham slams NGOs for ‘scare-mongering’ over bread
25 May 2016
Top Indian bread, pizza brands have dangerous chemicals: study
24 May 2016
Temasek, China Investment-KKR advance to second round of bidding for Yum Brands China unit
20 May 2016
Junk food diet could be as harmful as diabetes to kidneys: Study
14 May 2016
UK advertising watchdog launches consultation on restrictions on advertising junk food to children
13 May 2016
McDonald’s tests fresh beef hamburger patties
13 May 2016
Human, rat DNA detected in burger products
12 May 2016
JAB Holding to buy Krispy Kreme Doughnuts for $1.35 bn
09 May 2016
HC allows eating beef in Maharashtra, but slaughter ban stays
06 May 2016
Quaker Oats sued in US for using carcinogenic weed killer
02 May 2016
Study links rice cereal fed to babies to high levels of inorganic arsenic in urine
27 April 2016
Mondelez opens its largest plant in Asia Pacific at AP’s Sri City
26 April 2016
Maggi regains over 50% noodle market share, launches new variants
19 April 2016
Mars Food advises limited use of high-salt products
15 April 2016
High-calorie package images mislead eaters
15 April 2016
Nestle 3-month sales up at $21.6 bn despite global slowdown
14 April 2016
Spice giant McCormick abandons $2.1-bn takeover bid for UK's Premier Foods
14 April 2016
People eating large amounts of fast food risk exposure to phthalates: Study
13 April 2016
CFTRI tests find Maggi noodles safe, results submitted to SC
12 April 2016
Investor group urges restaurant groups to act to curb antibiotics use in meat and poultry
11 April 2016
Wal-Mart to switch 100 per cent cage-free eggs in US by 2025
06 April 2016
Government releases Rs25,834 crore to FCI as food subsidy
06 April 2016
Direct selling industry cheers FSSAI directive on nutraceuticals
04 April 2016
US crane maker Terex says China's Zoomlion tables revised $31 per share bid
26 March 2016
Yum Brands in talks with PE firms to sell minority stake in China operations
26 March 2016
ConAgra joins Campbell Soup, General Mills to comply with GMO labeling law
23 March 2016
Starbucks to donate all leftover food to needy
23 March 2016
M&M enters branded dairy products
22 March 2016
General Mills to start labeling food products with GMO ingredients
19 March 2016
Domino's develops robot for pizza delivery
19 March 2016
Canned tuna producers recall thousands of cases over contamination fears
18 March 2016
Govt launches online monitoring system for Food Corporation of India depots
18 March 2016
68% of milk in India adulterated; test gadget available
17 March 2016
Nestle in fresh trouble as Maggi samples in UP found sub-standard
11 March 2016
McDonald’s abandoned floating restaurant to be renovated after 30 years
09 March 2016
Allowing 100% FDI in marketing food produced in India a welcome move: Harsimrat Kaur
01 March 2016
More bad marks for salt: it hurts liver too
26 February 2016
Mars recalls ‘Snickers’ chocolate bars in 55 countries after plastic find
24 February 2016
Maggi unfazed by entry of Ramdev’s Patanjali noodles
11 February 2016
Greek-yogurt maker Chobani rejects takeover offers from PepsiCo and other investors
06 February 2016
Nestlé to buy the rest of Israeli food giant Osem for $840 mn
04 February 2016
Soon, your pizza, burger may come with health warning
29 January 2016
TeaBox gets Ratan Tata on board with fresh round fund raising
27 January 2016
FSSAI eases approval norms to boost FDI in food processing
18 January 2016
Maggi row: SC seeks further clarification from Mysore lab
13 January 2016
Crème Egg recipe change hits Cadbury sales by £6 mn
12 January 2016
Campbell Soup to support US law for labelling of genetically modified food
08 January 2016
Tata Trusts ties up with Mars Inc for food safety
07 January 2016
US repeals country of origin information on meat products
04 January 2016
World’s largest McDonald’s closes, replacement to debut in February
31 December 2015
Whole Foods penalised $500,000 for overcharging for prepackaged foods
29 December 2015
Govt says over 530 million benefitted from Rs2-a-kg wheat and Rs3-a-kg rice
28 December 2015
‘Super-salmon’ sparks fresh debate on GMO labelling
26 December 2015
Junk food okay of you exercise enough
18 December 2015
SC stays NCDRC proceedings in Maggi case, directs testing of samples at CFTRI
16 December 2015
Coke, Pepsi unhappy at being clubbed with tobacco for ‘sin tax’
12 December 2015
Nearly 70% of dietary supplements sold in India fake: Assocham
08 December 2015
Coffee machine maker Keurig goes private in $13.9-bn deal
08 December 2015
Half a million people die of foodborne illness each year: WHO report
07 December 2015
Global diet getting sweeter: Study
03 December 2015
Tata enters instant coffee market with Coffee Grand
01 December 2015
Healthy snacks make people fat: Nutritionist
30 November 2015
Eighteen villages in Varanasi want local Coca-Cola plant shut
28 November 2015
Now, Nestle’s pasta sample found to have high lead content
28 November 2015
Coke under fire for funding non-profit health outfit
25 November 2015
E coli infection from Costco chicken salad sickens 19
25 November 2015
Pinnacle Foods to buy Boulder Brands for $710 mn
25 November 2015
Foodpanda ties up with IRCTC for on-train meal delivery
25 November 2015
US FDA does not require labelling of food over GM ingredients
21 November 2015
Nestle India sells 33 mn packs of Maggi in 10 days as govt’s Rs640-cr suit drags
21 November 2015
FSSAI moves SC over Maggi test remarks
17 November 2015
Cheerios Protein faces lawsuit over potentially false claims over protein content
16 November 2015
Instant hit: 60,000 Maggi 12-packs sold in 5 minutes on Snapdeal
12 November 2015
Snapdeal offers Maggi noodles on 'flash sale’
10 November 2015
Nestle re-launches Maggi noodles, but not in Mumbai
09 November 2015
Cabury’s Fruit & Nut chocolate recipe change draws angry reaction
05 November 2015
Kraft Heinz to cut 2,600 jobs, close seven manufacturing plants
05 November 2015
Nebraska company recalls ground beef products on suspected of E coli adulteration
02 November 2015
Freebies for kids a hit in US fast food joints
02 November 2015
Nestle India's Q2 net profit down 60% to Rs124 cr as Maggi row bites
29 October 2015
Study makes disturbing revelations about content of hot dogs
29 October 2015
US snack food maker Snyder's-Lance to buy Diamond Foods for $1.91 bn
28 October 2015
Nestle resumes making Maggi; to hit shelves in Nov
27 October 2015
Stremicks Heritage Foods explores sale
24 October 2015
Kellogg in talks to buy Diamond Foods for $1.5 bn
24 October 2015
Nestle looks to restart Maggi production at Goa plant
23 October 2015
Over 35,000 tonnes of pulses seized from hoarders: Jaitley
21 October 2015
Yum Brands to spin off China business
21 October 2015
Food regulator FSSAI to be revamped for quicker nods
21 October 2015
Centre reimposes stock limits on pulses after states seize 5,800 tonnes of hoarded stock
21 October 2015
Nestle all set to re-launch Maggi with fresh ad blitz
20 October 2015
Rail Neer scam: 2 officials, businessman remanded
20 October 2015
McCann’s Prasoon Joshi may orchestrate Maggi re-launch
17 October 2015
Maggi noodles to be back, but not instantly
17 October 2015
Olam completes $1.2-bn acquisition of ADM’s global cocoa business
17 October 2015
Consumer court directs fresh tests on Maggi noodles in Rs640 cr law suit
16 October 2015
US Forest Service sued over Nestle’s groundwater use
14 October 2015
PE firm KKR acquires majority stake in European vending machine operator Selecta
13 October 2015
PepsiCo, Coca-Cola in talks to invest in Greek yogurt maker Chobani
13 October 2015
Whole milk or skim? Big fat debate is on
12 October 2015
Why test Maggi again and again, asks Nestle
09 October 2015
Pesticide residues found in 12.5% of Indian food samples
03 October 2015
Mondelez mulls sale of European cheese, grocery businesses
03 October 2015
Quorn Foods agrees to be acquired by Monde Nissin
01 October 2015
Bengal, Odisha in bitter battle over 'rosogolla’
01 October 2015
Burger King to buy Belgian-based burger chain Quick Group
29 September 2015
Bolivia moves to banish salt from restaurant tables
24 September 2015
Manhattan judge strikes down Styrofoam ban
23 September 2015
Warning: a Big Mac may take 3 days to digest
23 September 2015
KitKat loses trademark battle with Cadbury
19 September 2015
Most US chain restaurants serve antibiotic-laden meat
18 September 2015
Food and grocery retailer Godrej Nature's Basket goes pan-India
11 September 2015
New York City chain restaurants must now display salt warnings
11 September 2015
UK researchers working on GMO chickens that could beat bird flu
10 September 2015
McDonald’s to start phasing out eggs from caged hens
10 September 2015
Maggi to be back on shelves by October: Nestle
10 September 2015
India's Nov-Oct palm oil imports to rise 16% to 9.3 million tonnes
28 August 2015
Nestle’s godown in Unnao houses SBI branch, finds FSSAI
22 August 2015
McDonald’s to expand into remote regions of Siberia
22 August 2015
Cargill to buy Norwegian fish feed maker Ewos for $1.5 bn
18 August 2015
Maggi row: NCDRC accepts govt’s Rs640-cr suit, serves notice on Nestle
17 August 2015
Hispanic kids getting “double dose” of marketing of food with unhealthy sugar content
14 August 2015
FDA’s central lab confirms contaminants in Mother Dairy milk
13 August 2015
Nomad Foods close to buying continental European business of Findus for $780 mn
13 August 2015
Govt files class action suit against Nestle India, seeks Rs640 cr damages
13 August 2015
Bombay HC lifts ban on Nestle’s Maggi, orders fresh tests
13 August 2015
Kraft Heinz to axe 2,500 jobs in North America
13 August 2015
US too finds Maggi noodles safe for consumption
12 August 2015
FDA seizes 20 tonnes of Maggi noodles from Nestle’s Lucknow warehouse
11 August 2015
Russia destroys banned food imports from west
08 August 2015
Paswan hints at early return of Maggi noodles
08 August 2015
Government says 10% basic custom duty on wheat to stay till March 2016
07 August 2015
Pershing Square builds $5.5-bn stake in Mondelez
06 August 2015
Britannia plans two new plants with Rs500 cr capex
05 August 2015
Tea losing its traditional charm among Brits; sales down 22%
05 August 2015
CFTRI had in June found Nestle's Maggi noodles safe, says report
04 August 2015
Bombay HC concludes hearing in Maggi noodles case, verdict later
01 August 2015
Italian coffee house Lavazza to buy Carte Noire from Douwe Egberts for reported $872 mn
23 July 2015
After Domino's, KFC ties up with IRCTC to sell fast foods on trains
22 July 2015
French food processor Bonduelle prepares bid for General Mills’ Green Giant
21 July 2015
FSSAI tightens quality norms, brings more food categories under regulation
08 July 2015
Nestle says it spent Rs20 cr to recall and destroy Maggi noodles: report
07 July 2015
Sweetened drinks responsible for thousands of deaths: Study
03 July 2015
US remains major export market for marine products
03 July 2015
India's marine product exports fetch a record $5.5 bn in FY15
03 July 2015
ConAgra Foods seeks to sell struggling private-label brands
01 July 2015
Bombay HC allows Nestle India to export Maggi
30 June 2015
Do energy drinks pose a health risk?
30 June 2015
FSSAI to fix lead content limit in fruits and vegetables to foreign liquor
25 June 2015
US FDA bans transfats used in many confectionery items
20 June 2015
Activist investor Jana Partners targets ConAgra after RalCorp acquisition
19 June 2015
Berkshire Hathaway becomes majority shareholder in H J Heinz Co
18 June 2015
Coffee giant Starbucks expands mobile ordering
18 June 2015
Starbucks to shut all 23 La Boulange bakery-cafes
17 June 2015
Now, insects found in Nestle Cerelac baby powder
17 June 2015
Nestlé SA in talks to sell Davigel frozen food unit to Brakes Group
17 June 2015
And now, UP FDA finds detergent in Mother Dairy milk sample
16 June 2015
Maggi banned in US, Australia as Nestle India sees Rs320-cr hit
15 June 2015
Indian woman suing Woolworth’s over toxic mushrooms
15 June 2015
Orion to bid for Tesco's S Korean unit, Homeplus
15 June 2015
ITC plans to invest Rs8,000 crore in Telengana
13 June 2015
HC refuses to bail out Maggi
13 June 2015
Bombay high court to hear Nestle's plea over Maggie ban tomorrow
11 June 2015
Maggi effect: HUL halts production, sale of Chinese noodles
11 June 2015
Chipotle offers new benefits including tuition reimbursement to part time employees
09 June 2015
Singapore reallows sale of India-made Maggi noodles: report
09 June 2015
The secret longing to own a restaurant
09 June 2015
NGO files criminal case against Nestle officials and brand ambassadors
08 June 2015
Food safety regulator orders testing of all fast food brands
08 June 2015
Govt to look beyond Maggie into other foods, cosmetics
06 June 2015
FSSAI asks Nestle India to recall all 9 "unsafe" noodle varieties
05 June 2015
Nomad Holding in talks to buy Nordic, southern European units of Findus
05 June 2015
Maggi exits Indian stores, promises stronger comeback
05 June 2015
Maggi: Two-minute noodles push Nestle into a 24-hour soup
03 June 2015
Criminal case filed against Nestle India over tainted Maggie
01 June 2015
UK FSA warns of contaminated supermarket chicken
01 June 2015
Nestle India faces prosecution in Maggi noodles issue
30 May 2015
Hormel Foods to acquire Applegate Farms
27 May 2015
Infrastructure, skilled manpower hampering growth in F&B services: report
27 May 2015
Nestle in damage control, says no order for summary recall of Maggi noodles
21 May 2015
Nestle's Maggi under scanner over MSG and lead conent
19 May 2015
Eating different brands of the same food product could contribute to overconsumption
11 May 2015
McDonald’s new chief to announce turnaround plan on 4 May
23 April 2015
Blue Bell Creameries pulls all frozen dessert products from the market
22 April 2015
TN cancels land allotment for Coca Cola as locals object
21 April 2015
Nomad Holdings to buy Europe's biggest frozen foods company Iglo Foods for $2.79 bn
20 April 2015
Coca-Cola to buy beverage business of China Green Group for $400.5 mn
17 April 2015
Bird flu hits poultry farms in Telangana’s Rangareddy district
16 April 2015
Nestle in advanced talks to sell frozen foods business Davigel SAS to Brakes Group
14 April 2015
Starbucks extends free college education for 4 years to all full-time employees
08 April 2015
World Health Day: almost all food sold in India is poisonous
07 April 2015
Now, Cadbury gets Rs5,700-crore tax notice over ‘ghost’ plant
07 April 2015
KFC, Taco Bell, Pizza Hut adopt ‘green’ policy on palm oil sourcing
06 April 2015
KFC, Taco Bell, Pizza Hut adopt ‘green’ policy on palm oil sourcing
04 April 2015
CDC study points to high salt content of packaged and processed food
04 April 2015
3G Capital in talks to buy Kraft Foods Group for over $40 bn
25 March 2015
Kraft Foods recalls 242,000 cases of Macaroni & Cheese Dinner over metal contamination
18 March 2015
McDonald’s workers in US file complaints over work place hazards
17 March 2015
New Zealand's Fonterra buys 18.8% stake in China's Beingmate for $553 mn
16 March 2015
China to step up scrutiny of milk powder imports from New Zealand
12 March 2015
McDonald's to use antibiotic-free chicken
05 March 2015
K-Cup inventor regrets his invention
04 March 2015
FCI sells 3.9 million tonnes of the 10 million tonnes wheat allocated for open market sale
03 March 2015
Scientists invent anti-ageing chocolate Esthechoc
21 February 2015
FTC challenges merger of US Foods with Sysco
21 February 2015
Amul to invest Rs5,000 cr to expand milk processing capacity
19 February 2015
US regulator okays non-browning GM apples
14 February 2015
One in five lamb take-aways contain other meat: UK study
10 February 2015
China, Japan drag down McDonald’s January sales
10 February 2015
Starbucks reports first UK profits
05 February 2015
Expanding Zomato acquires Turkey’s Mekanist in all-cash deal
30 January 2015
British Heart Foundation calls for ban on food ads
28 January 2015
UK Cadbury ban leaves chocolate lovers fuming
28 January 2015
Assumption about BPA safety in food packaging confirmed
28 January 2015
Super-tomato big enough to feed four launched in UK
27 January 2015
Mumbai’s bottled ‘mineral water’ is cancerous, finds BARC study
17 January 2015
Chocolate lovers slam Cadbury over changing recipe of Crème Eggs
12 January 2015
McDonald’s apologises to Japan as vinyl found in its food
08 January 2015
Thai Union Frozen to buy US rival Bumble Bee Seafoods for $1.5 bn
20 December 2014
Abraaj Investment once again raises offer for Egyptian snack maker Bisco Misr
18 December 2014
Singapore’s OLAM to buy ADM’s cocoa business for $1.3 bn
16 December 2014
B C Partners consortium to acquire US pet food retailer PetSmart for $8.7 bn
15 December 2014
US FDA includes ‘loss of pleasure’ in junk food calorie count
09 December 2014
Premier Foods criticised for demanding “investment payment” from suppliers
05 December 2014
Study finds high incidence of campylobacter contamination in chicken in UK stores
01 December 2014
Danone said to target Mead Johnson with sale of $2 bn stake in Yakult
26 November 2014
Brazil's JBS SA to buy Australian processed foods company Primo Smallgoods for $1.25 bn
22 November 2014
NDDB implementing 42 dairy projects worth Rs221 cr across 12 states
21 November 2014
Fresenius, Permira table joint bid for Danone’s medical nutrition unit
20 November 2014
NDDB sanctions Rs26-cr dairy projects for Bihar
20 November 2014
KKR and CD&R to bid $7.5 billion for US pet food retailer PetSmart
20 November 2014
University engineer aims to make powdered milk taste like the real thing
19 November 2014
Chocolate makers warn of world running out of cocoa
18 November 2014
Starbucks, Netherlands accused of making unfair tax deal
15 November 2014
Mondelez International to buy 80% in Vietnam’s Kinh Do Corp's snack business for $370 mn
11 November 2014
Turkey’s Yildiz Holding acquires Britain’s United Biscuits for reported £2 bn
04 November 2014
Starbucks to offer doorstep delivery in select markets
01 November 2014
Danone to buy a 25% in Chinese milk powder maker Yashili for $550 mn
01 November 2014
Researchers create ‘sparkling’ apple that fizzes like soda
29 October 2014
McDonalds to revamp menus as profits slide
22 October 2014
Coca-Cola plans to cuts costs by $3 bn a year
22 October 2014
UK’s iconic breakfast cereal Sugar Puffs to be renamed Honey Monster
17 October 2014
PepsiCo earnings beat forecast as India sales grow in double digits
13 October 2014
Scotland’s Mars Bar calorie snack found to trigger stroke
30 September 2014
Chiquita Brands, Fyffes Plc agree to revised merger terms
26 September 2014
Swiss chocolate giant Barry Callebaut to set up production in India
26 September 2014
Starbucks to take full ownership of Japanese operations
24 September 2014
New Zealand’s Fonterra to take stake in China’s Beingmate
27 August 2014
Warren Buffett to invest $3 bn in Burger King's acquisition of Tim Hortons
27 August 2014
Burger King to buy Canadian fast-food chain Tim Hortons for $11.5 bn
26 August 2014
Burger King in merger talks with Canada’s Tim Hortons
25 August 2014
Poison in your ‘chai’? Tea Board, producers slam Greenpeace findings
13 August 2014
Foodpanda raises $60 million in new funding
11 August 2014
Evil poultry farming makes chicken-eating hazardous in India
31 July 2014
Kababs and biryani losing out to pastas and pizzas in India: Google Search trends
28 July 2014
Triangular tea bags make better tea than round ones: UK advertising watchdog
25 July 2014
Beef production more damaging to environment than dairy or pork: Study
22 July 2014
China orders nationwide spot check on restaurants over meat sourced from Shanghai Husi Food Co
22 July 2014
MIT students develop 3D printer that produces ice cream in any shape
21 July 2014
Shanghai FDA shuts down meat supplier to McDonald’s, KFC
21 July 2014
Swiss chocolatier Lindt to acquire US candy maker Russell Stover
15 July 2014
Chinese group buys PizzaExpress in £900-mn transaction
14 July 2014
Govt scraps sops for milk powder exports as milk prices shoot up
11 July 2014
Hormel Foods to acquire CytoSport Holdings for $450 mn
01 July 2014
Starbucks to pay tuition for employees to graduate
17 June 2014
US state Vermont faces first legal challenge to GMO labeling
16 June 2014
Pilgrim's Pride raises offer for Hillshire Brands to $7.7 bn
04 June 2014
Tyson Foods enters bidding war with $6.2-bn offer for Hillshire Brands
30 May 2014
Organised food retailers see Rs13,000-cr loss as ‘kirana’ model thrives
29 May 2014
US chicken producer Pilgrim's Pride to buy Hillshire Brands for $6.4 bn
28 May 2014
Archer Daniels Midland among bidders for German flavours company Wild
24 May 2014
Unilever to sell Ragu, Bertolli pasta brands to Japan’s Mizkan for $2.15 bn
22 May 2014
China's Bright Food to buy 56% in Israel's largest food company Tnuva
22 May 2014
Tata Global Beverages acquires Australian coffee company Bronski Eleven
20 May 2014
Hershey, Godiva chocolates owner Yildiz among bidders for Russell Stover Candies
19 May 2014
Sara Lee spinoff Hillshire to buy Pinnacle Foods from Blackstone for $6.6-bn
12 May 2014
Friesland-Campina in talks to buy majority stake in Parag Milk Foods
12 May 2014
Kellogg to stop labeling some foods “all natural”
09 May 2014
Vermont governor signs bill calling for labeling GMO foods into law
09 May 2014
Mondelez and D E Master Blenders to merge coffee business
08 May 2014
US firms claims to have developed `revolutionary’ tea making machine
05 May 2014
China bans cheese imports from UK over hygiene standards
05 May 2014
Wilmar International tables $1.18-bn bid for Australian food firm Goodman Fielder
28 April 2014
US scientists develop butter-like product from rice bran oil
25 April 2014
Greek yogurt maker Chobani receives $750-mn funding from TPG Capital
25 April 2014
US Supreme Court trashes Coke’s description of its juice as being real
22 April 2014
US cereal maker Post Holdings to buy Michael Foods for $2.45 bn
17 April 2014
Starbucks to pay more tax in UK after moving European HQ to London
17 April 2014
French regulator orders Nestle to allow rival coffee capsules on Nespresso
17 April 2014
ADM to sell chocolate business but retain cocoa-pressing operations
16 April 2014
German scents, flavours maker Symrise to buy Diana Group for $1.8 bn
14 April 2014
GS Capital in talks to sell Michael Foods for around $2.5 bn
12 April 2014
CVC Capital to buy world’s biggest olive-oil bottler Deoleo SA for $603 mn
11 April 2014
Japanese brewer Asahi to buy Etika's Southeast Asian dairy operations
10 April 2014
Procter & Gamble to sell most of its pet food business to Mars for $2.9 bn
10 April 2014
US bacon prices to increase as virus kills pigs
09 April 2014
Nestle, Fresenius emerge frontrunners for Danone’s Medical Nutrition unit
04 April 2014
Nestle, Fresenius among four others eying Danone’s Medical Nutrition unit
21 March 2014
EU wants to ban European names for American cheese
12 March 2014
US top yogurt maker Chobani mulls selling minority stake
12 March 2014
Banana suppliers Chiquita and Fyffes to merge in $1.07 bn deal
11 March 2014
Goldman Sachs, Vestar Capital close to buying Hearthside Food Solutions for $1.1 bn
08 March 2014
Associated British Foods denies plans to separate Primark from grocery, sugar business
25 February 2014
Swiss flavours, fragrances maker Givaudan in exclusive talks to buy Soliance SA
22 February 2014
Activist investor Nelson Peltz renews call to split PepsiCo
21 February 2014
Kellogg’s to buy palm oil only from businesses compliant with green standards
20 February 2014
Nestle India Q4 net marginally up at Rs282 cr
15 February 2014
Danone eyes sale of medical nutrition business worth €3 bn
13 February 2014
Mexico's Grupo Bimbo to buy Canada Bread Co for $1.66 bn
13 February 2014
Danone buys 5.9% stake in China Mengniu Dairy for $665 mn
12 February 2014
Subway to remove chemical from bread after protests
07 February 2014
GMCR to market Coke beverages after 10% stake sale for $1.25 bn
06 February 2014
Nestle mulls selling Davigel frozen foods business
04 February 2014
Nestle to sell sports nutrition PowerBar and Musashi brands to Post Holdings
04 February 2014
CPRL’s Bakshi offers to buy out McDonald’s stake in JV
31 January 2014
Indian-born scientist creates 3D-printed pizza for long-mission astronauts
27 January 2014
Supermarkets exposing children to high calorific junk food at the checkout
25 January 2014
Rothamsted Research submits application to Defra for permission to carry out GM field trial
24 January 2014
Experiments to produce fish oil from plants gather pace
24 January 2014
Amul launches sale of milk through 'ATMs'
24 January 2014
Japan relaxes `ethoxyquin’ residue norms for Indian shrimp
22 January 2014
Canada’s Saputo close to taking control of Australia’s Warrnambool Cheese
17 January 2014
Tyson foods recalling 34,000 pounds of mechanically separated chicken
13 January 2014
US emerges as biggest importer by value of Indian seafood
11 January 2014
French dairy giant Lactalis acquires Tirumala Milk Products
09 January 2014
General Mills cuts out GM content from Cheerios
04 January 2014
UK firm’s 3D-printer makes chocolate in intricate shapes
31 December 2013
Painkillers discovered in Tesco’s ice cream
31 December 2013
Mondelez to sell controlling stake in SnackWell's to Brynwood Partners
31 December 2013
Meat meant for dog food ended up in human food chain: Report
14 December 2013
PepsiCo appoints ex-Nokia emerging markets head D Shivakumar as chairman and CEO, India
09 December 2013
Starbucks dubs Indian coffee high quality, sells it globally
23 November 2013
Canadian pension fund OTPP close to buying UK's Burton's Biscuits for $562 mn
18 November 2013
India strong enough to support PepsiCo’s growth: Indra Nooyi
16 November 2013
Starbucks to pay Kraft $2.76 bn in damages to settle coffee dispute
14 November 2013
Murray Goulburn raises offer for Warrnambool to A$505 mn
13 November 2013
Swiss commodity trader Ecom Agroindustrial to buy UK’s Armajaro Holdings
12 November 2013
PepsiCo reignites cola war with proposed $5.5 bn market push
12 November 2013
US FDA to phase out trans fats from food on health concerns
08 November 2013
UK families throwing away equivalent of ‘six meals per week’ : study
08 November 2013
D E Master Blenders to take majority stake in Norwegian coffee company Kaffehuset Friele
08 November 2013
Food companies claim victory against labelling after Washington State poll results
08 November 2013
Washington state voters reject labelling of foods containing genetically modified ingredients
07 November 2013
ITC eyes branded juice market with `B Natural’ buy
04 November 2013
New Zealand's Fonterra acquires 6% in Australia’ s Warrnambool
01 November 2013
US food packaging company Crown Holdings to buy Spain’s Mivisa Envases for $1.65 bn
01 November 2013
Kirin Holdings buys 9.99% in Warrnambool to upset Saputo’s $430-mn buyout bid
30 October 2013
McDonald's to cut out Heinz ketchup out of its system
28 October 2013
FDA proposes rules to regulate animal feed
26 October 2013
Kraft Foods recalls Polly-OString Cheese, String Cheese Twists over discoloration
26 October 2013
Wind Point Partners seeks to sell Hearthside Food Solutions
26 October 2013
Maple Leaf launches auction of Canada Bread
25 October 2013
Canada's Saputo raises bid for Australian milk processor Warrnambool
25 October 2013
US FDA calls on pet owners to help solve mystery illness in pets
24 October 2013
Petra Foods sale of cocoa ingredients unit to Barry Callebaut runs into dispute
22 October 2013
Tesco reveals 28,000 tonnes of its food wasted in 6 months
21 October 2013
Goulburn joins Warrnambool bidding war
18 October 2013
Labelling of GM foods becoming hot potato in US
17 October 2013
Amul milk to cost Rs2 more per litre in Delhi, NCR
15 October 2013
Del Monte Pacific to buy US-based Del Monte's consumer food business for $1.68 bn
11 October 2013
Canada's Saputo to buy Australian milk processor Warrnambool for $370 mn
08 October 2013
Darling International to buy Dutch rival Vion Ingredients for $2.2 bn
07 October 2013
Australian government extends review of $3.1 bn GrainCorp-ADM merger
04 October 2013
Cargill close to buying Archer Daniels Midland's cocoa business
03 October 2013
Danone probes Chinese bribery allegations at baby-food unit Nutricia
27 September 2013
Smithfield agrees to being bought over by China's Shuanghui
25 September 2013
US trade panel rules in favour of shrimp imports from India
23 September 2013
Glencore Xstrata to sell Dakota Growers Pasta Co to Post Holdings for $370 mn
17 September 2013
Hong Kong to stop serving shark fin and blue fin tuna
14 September 2013
Sacked by McDonald’s, Bakshi turns blame game aroun
11 September 2013
China’s Bright Food s in talks to buy Israel’s Tnuva Food
07 September 2013
US approves Chinese food major Shuanghui's acquisition of Smithfield Foods for $7.1 bn
07 September 2013
McDonald’s tests Dollar Menu & More to replace Dollar Menu
05 September 2013
Indonesia’s PT Indofood to buy rest of China Minzhong Food for $383 mn
03 September 2013
Kellogg’s eyes Indian foods for large bite of ethnic breakfast cereal market
28 August 2013
PepsiCo eyes stake in Balaji Wafers as competition hurts
28 August 2013
Heavy coffee drinking adds to death risk: Study
17 August 2013
US ketchup maker Heinz to axe 600 jobs in North America
14 August 2013
Domino’s to take 75% stake in Japanese arm
13 August 2013
Dole agrees to revised $1.21-bn buyout offer from David Murdock
13 August 2013
Campbell Soup to partially divest European brands to CVC Capital
13 August 2013
Pinnacle Foods to buy Unilever's Wish-Bone salad dressing business for $580 mn
13 August 2013
Cadbury to invest Rs1,000 crore in Andhra Pradesh
08 August 2013
China fines six foreign infant milk suppliers $108 mn for price-fixing
07 August 2013
World’s first artificial burger tastes ‘almost like the real thing’
06 August 2013
UK's Little Chef chain acquired by Kuwaiti restaurant group Kout Food
05 August 2013
China bans New Zealand milk powder on fears of botulism contamination
05 August 2013
French dairy products group Lactalis denies plan to buy Parmalat
03 August 2013
Danone, Starbucks to co-create Greek yogurts for the US market
24 July 2013
Taco Bell becomes first US food outlet to stop kids’ meals, toys
23 July 2013
Norwegian salmon farmer Cermaq to sell EWOS fish feed unit for $1.08 bn
19 July 2013
Activist investor Nelson Peltz wants PepsiCo to acquire snack maker Mondelez
18 July 2013
Glencore Xstrata seek buyers for Dakota Growers Pasta Co
10 July 2013
Foods advertised on popular children's websites do not meet nutrition standards
09 July 2013
US to introduce restrictions on snacks schools sell
28 June 2013
Graincorp chief Alison Watkins slams anti-GM froups of ‘emotional response’
28 June 2013
Archer Daniels Midland in talks to sell $2-bn cocoa business
21 June 2013
Dunkin’ Donuts to introduce gluten-free pastries in stores across US
20 June 2013
China Mengniu Dairy to buy infant formula maker Yashili for $1.6 bn
18 June 2013
Elders calls for trading halt to consider offers for its Rural Services and Futuris divisions
15 June 2013
Unilever seeks to sell Wish-Bone salad-dressing business: report
15 June 2013
Marks & Spencer, Al Gore call for sustainability
14 June 2013
Cheap eats help McDonald’s boost sales
11 June 2013
Dole Food boss David Murdock offers $1.07 bn in buyout bid
11 June 2013
Canadian watchdog charges Nestle, Mars for fixing chocolate prices
07 June 2013
Amul plans dairy production in US
06 June 2013
PepsiCo’s Indra Nooyi denies interest in SodaStream
06 June 2013
Australian regulator blocks Rafferty's Garden acquisition by Heinz
06 June 2013
Report calls for reduced meat consumption in the UK
04 June 2013
Journalist describes how food companies ‘hook’ consumers
30 May 2013
China’s largest meat producer Shuanghui to buy Smithfield Foods for $7.1 bn
29 May 2013
McDonald’s, KFC, Burger King in the fray for UK’s Little Chef chain
27 May 2013
Junk food giant McDonald’s CEO grilled rare by 9-yr-old
25 May 2013
Hazardous salt levels in processed foods show voluntary reduction has failed
25 May 2013
UK Consumers now buy, waste less food than before the recession
25 May 2013
Food could soon be transmitted to astronauts via 3D printers!
24 May 2013
Axa Private Equity weighs $1.3 bn sale of French food ingredients maker Diana Group
23 May 2013
“Whodunnit” of Irish potato famine solved
22 May 2013
Scientists identify pest that caused 19th century Irish potato famine
22 May 2013
Regular coffee consumption cuts liver disease risk: study
20 May 2013
Groupe Danone to acquire 4% indirect stake in China Mengniu Dairy
20 May 2013
Researchers develop way to enrich foods with omega-3 fatty acids
15 May 2013
Mengniu Dairy to acquire stake in Modern Dairy for $409 mn
08 May 2013
Nestle recalls several varieties of pizzas after consumers find plastic fragments
06 May 2013
Chinese police bust crime ring that passed on rat meat as mutton
04 May 2013
Marine Harvest takes $1.7-bn hostile bid to Cermaq shareholders
03 May 2013
Tech investors bet big on food startups
30 April 2013
FCI to sell wheat at Rs1,484 per quintal to exporters
29 April 2013
French PE firm Pai Partners to buy R&R Ice Cream for reported $1.1 bn
29 April 2013
Nestle loses Nespresso refill patent infringement lawsuit against UK’s Dualit
25 April 2013
Chinese regulators approve Marubeni-Gavilon merger with stiff conditions
24 April 2013
Germany’s Joh A Benckiser to acquire D E Master Blenders 1753 for $9.8 billion
13 April 2013
Huge Chinese demand forces UK supermarkets to ration baby foods
09 April 2013
EU beef and soy demand driving Amazon deforestation: report
05 April 2013
Qatar’s Hassad Food buys majority stake in Bush Foods Overseas for Rs544.50 crore
04 April 2013
Dutch food firm CSM to sell bakery business to Rhone Capital for $1.4 bn
26 March 2013
World’s biggest study of food allergies gets underway
23 March 2013
Nestle India board approves hike in royalty rate to 4.5%
22 March 2013
Irish company kept discovery of horse meat in beef secret
15 March 2013
Horse meat scare: Tesco to double amount of meat sourced from N Ireland
15 March 2013
Hostess sells Twinkies to investment firms for $410 million
14 March 2013
Horsemeat scare leads to shift in UK consumers’ food habits
13 March 2013
Whole Foods to introduce labelling on GM foods
11 March 2013
Celebrity endorsement attract kids to junk foods
08 March 2013
Cadbury accused of Rs250-cr tax evasion via ‘dummy’ plant
06 March 2013
ConAgra, Cargill and CHS to merge North American flour milling businesses
05 March 2013
Frozen beef burger and ready meal sales fall steeply in UK
27 February 2013
Nestle to buy US medical foods company Pamlab to bolster health and nutrition business
26 February 2013
Domino’s Pizza posts record annual profits
26 February 2013
And now, Czech authorities find horse meat in Ikea’s Swedish meatballs
25 February 2013
Heinz to sell China packaged food business to Zhengzhou Sanquan Foods
25 February 2013
UK consumers give meat foods thumbs down after horse meat scandal
22 February 2013
Australia urges consumers to shun British meat products
22 February 2013
Now donkey meat found at firms in horse meat probe
22 February 2013
Anglo-Saxon England went off horse meat because it was viewed as ‘pagan’ food
21 February 2013
FBI joins SEC insider trading probe in $28-bn HJ Heinz deal
20 February 2013
French dairy major Danone to eliminate 900 jobs in recession-hit Europe
19 February 2013
SEC files suit, freezes Goldman Sachs account in suspected insider trading in Heinz deal
16 February 2013
Warren Buffett, 3G Capital to buy HJ Heinz Co for $23 bn
15 February 2013
Horse meat scandal expected to trigger higher regulation
13 February 2013
Court approves bankrupt Hostess Brands' auction of Twinkies, other brands
12 February 2013
French government to hold talks with meat industry over horsemeat scandal
11 February 2013
Tata Starbucks opens first outlet in Delhi
07 February 2013
Nestle India to acquire 26 % stake in dairy firm Indocon Agro
05 February 2013
India allows export of select processed foods
04 February 2013
Burger King apologises for serving horsemeat
02 February 2013
Traces of pork DNA found in UK prison food
02 February 2013
Bids for Hostess Brands now total $440 million
29 January 2013
Future of Kellogs Frosties’ cereal mascot in doubt amid falling sales as parental concerns rise
28 January 2013
Tata Coffee Q3 net profit rises nearly 21% to Rs26 crore
25 January 2013
OUE backs out of bidding war for Fraser and Neave
21 January 2013
Thai billionaire Sirivadhanabhakdi outbids Indonesia’s Overseas Union for F&N
19 January 2013
Tesco withdraws beef products following horse DNA finding
17 January 2013
Starbucks opens fourth cafe in Mumbai
16 January 2013
Half the world’s food output is wasted: study
10 January 2013
Bulk Chinese purchase creates baby food shortage in Australia
03 January 2013
Benckiser snaps up Caribou Coffee for $340 million
21 December 2012
Swiss chocolatier Barry Callebaut to buy cocoa ingredients division of Petra Foods for $950 mn
12 December 2012
Pizza Hut to open 100 new UK takeaway outlets by end 2014
10 December 2012
Germany’s Intersnack close to buying UK’s KP Snacks for around $644 mn: report
05 December 2012
Dean Foods to sell Morningstar dairy to Canada’s Saputo for $1.45 bn
04 December 2012
Fast food workers strike work in New York, demand better wages
30 November 2012
Danone looks to double India sales in 3 years
29 November 2012
ConAgra Foods to acquire Ralcorp Holdings for $5 billion
28 November 2012
Cadbury develop's non-melting chocolate
27 November 2012
Cadbury in Rs213-crore tax evasion case in India
22 November 2012
NRI-created drink under FDA scanner after deaths
16 November 2012
Pepsi backs Britvic-Barr deal to create European beverage leader
14 November 2012
McDonald’s sales slip for first time since 2003
09 November 2012
China clears Nestle’s $11.85-bn deal for Pfizer's baby food business
03 November 2012
Standard packs made mandatory for 19 daily-use commodities
01 November 2012
Michael Foods, Mexico’s Grupo Lala eye Dean Foods Co's Morningstar unit: report
27 October 2012
India’s milk production seen rising to 129 million tonnes in 2012
20 October 2012
Starbucks enters India with first store in Mumbai
19 October 2012
Unilever mulls selling Skippy peanut butter brand
05 October 2012
UK high court ruling upholds Cadbury's claims over colour purple
03 October 2012
Campbell Soup Co to close down two plants
28 September 2012
Starbucks Corp to open first coffee shop in Mumbai by end October
28 September 2012
Dean Foods explores sale of Morningstar division
28 September 2012
Kellogg to expand in China through cereal and snacks JV with Wilmar
25 September 2012
Yum Brands reports 4.8 per cent growth in Q2 earnings
22 September 2012
US FDA urged to look into arsenic levels in rice
20 September 2012
Itochu Corp to buy two units of Dole Food Co for $1.68 bn
18 September 2012
Australia moots changing food labelling bill to reflect country of origin
17 September 2012
Beef Products sues ABC News for $1.2 bn in damages over misleading reports
14 September 2012
Much-reviled McDonald’s to post calorie counts on menus
13 September 2012
Amul proposes acquiring loss-making Delhi Milk Scheme
12 September 2012
Snyder's-Lance to buy Pretzel Crisps maker Snack Factory for $340 million
10 September 2012
Godrej to divest all 43% stake in JV with chocolate maker Hershey
08 September 2012
McDonald's to open more vegetarian outlets in India
05 September 2012
PE firm Permira to buy Japan's largest sushi restaurant chain Akindo Sushiro for $1 bn
25 August 2012
Hain Celestial Inc to buy Premier Foods Plc for £200 million
24 August 2012
Kraft Foods to sell 'Back to Nature' food brand to PE firm Brynwood Partners
22 August 2012
Tata Global Beverage completes acquisition of Russia’s SuntyCo
18 August 2012
DSM to buy Brazilian animal-nutrition company Tortuga for $575 mn
08 August 2012
ConAgra to buy Unilever’s N American frozen meal business for $265 mn
31 July 2012
Germany's Joh A Benckiser to acquire Peet's Coffee & Tea for $1 bn
24 July 2012
Cargill recalls beef products after US salmonella outbreak
24 July 2012
India’s first mega food park opens in Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh
10 July 2012
Campbell Soup to buy Bolthouse Farms for $1.55 bn
09 July 2012
Danone to acquire controlling stake in Morocco's Centrale Laitiere for $685-mn
28 June 2012
BIS standards for street food ready: minister
26 June 2012
Australian milk processors drop permeate on consumer concerns
25 June 2012
Blackstone, BC Partners team up to bid for Iglo Group
20 June 2012
Burger King forms new JV in China, to open 1,000 restaurants
16 June 2012
Coca Cola to resume business in Myanmar after 60 years
15 June 2012
UK food watchdog cautions against ignoring use-by dates on foodstuff
14 June 2012
Kraft Foods to shift listing to Nasdaq
09 June 2012
Australian competition regulator clears Glencore’s Viterra takeover
08 June 2012
Starbucks to acquire La Boulange Bakery owner Bay Bread for $100 million
05 June 2012
Cargill bids again to buy Goodman Fielder's edible fats and oils business
23 May 2012
UK frozen food company Iglo receives tentative bids
12 May 2012
Coffee Day Fresh & Ground launches its first filter coffee retail outlet in Mumbai
08 May 2012
Japanese brewer Asahi in talks to buy local soft drinks giant Calpis for $1.2 bn
28 April 2012
Starbucks net income rises 18 per cent in fiscal Q2
27 April 2012
Nestle India Q1-2012 net profit rises 7.8 per cent to Rs276 crore
25 April 2012
Nestlé to acquire Pfizer’s nutrition business for $11.85 billion
23 April 2012
China's Bright Food denies interst in British cereal maker Weetabix
23 April 2012
Coca-Cola sales beat forecasts as volume soars 20 per cent
18 April 2012
Nestle close to buying Pfizer’s infant nutrition business for $9 billion
18 April 2012
Coffee Day to face Starbucks in expanded Squares
09 April 2012
Burger King strikes $1.4-bn deal to go public again on NYSE
04 April 2012
PE firm Permira puts Iglo, Europe's largest frozen food firm, on the block
26 March 2012
Kraft coins name for snacks company - Mondelez International
22 March 2012
Dutch dairy FrieslandCampina to acquire Philippines Alaska Milk for $457 mn
10 March 2012
Iceland Foods sold to founder Malcolm Walker, investors for $2.45 bn
10 March 2012
Beer or iced tea? Now you can have both!
07 March 2012
Danone, Mead Johnson team up against Nestle for Pfizer's $10-bn infant nutrition
25 February 2012
Nestle to invest $293 million on new Nescafé Dolce Gusto plant in Germany
24 February 2012
Bunge to acquire UK’s Climate Change Capital
23 February 2012
Kellogg to buy Pringles brand from Procter & Gamble for $2.695 billion
15 February 2012
Britannia Q3 net profit vaults 45 per cent to Rs54.1 crore
10 February 2012
Nestle, Danone in lead for Pfizer's $10-bn Wyeth baby nutrition business
07 February 2012
Tata Global Beverages-Starbucks JV plans Starbucks cafes across India
30 January 2012
Sara Lee to acquire Philips' stake in Senseo coffee brand for $223 million
27 January 2012
Kraft Foods to eliminate 1,600 North American jobs ahead of spin-off
18 January 2012
German dairy giant Muller to acquire UK’s Robert Wiseman for $427 mn
17 January 2012
Most milk sold in India poisonous, finds food regulator
11 January 2012
Coca-Cola and Nestlé end ready-to-drink tea joint venture
07 January 2012
Toxins found in milk from China's largest dairy
27 December 2011
Reliance to enter fast food business
13 December 2011
China approves Nestlé $1.7-bn acquisition of local candy maker Hsu Fu Chi
07 December 2011
India’s processed food output seen more than tripling by 2015
02 December 2011
Global agri-business summit attracts investment proposals worth Rs78,000 crore
01 December 2011
Thailand's Charoen Pokphand Foods to buy 74% in Hong Kong affiliate for $2.1 bn
29 November 2011
Consuming canned soup linked to greatly elevated levels of the chemical BPA
29 November 2011
Entrack opens store in Ahmedabad to market organic food from Germany
25 November 2011
London charities feed 5,000 to prove good food need not be wasted
19 November 2011
Nestlé buys Oscar stocks and sauces business from Finland’s Paulig Group
18 November 2011
Nestlé completes acquisition of 60-% stake in China's Yinlu Foods
18 November 2011
ConAgra Foods to acquire National Pretzel from Brookstone Holdings
12 November 2011
BofA to sell Pizza Hut franchisee stake for $755 mn
08 November 2011
Sara Lee gets €115 mn offer for French unit EuroDough from Sagard
07 November 2011
PepsiCo acquires Brazil's cookie and cracker producer, Mabel
03 November 2011
Unilever sells Culver Speciality Brands division to B&G Foods for $325 mn
01 November 2011
Coca-Cola to buy Oklahoma bottler Great Plains for $360 million
27 October 2011
Government scales up mega food parks project; plans another 15
25 October 2011
Sara Lee to sell majority of coffee business to J M Smucker for $350 mn
25 October 2011
Bain Capital may buy Japanese restaurant chain from Nomura for $3.3 bn
12 October 2011
Tata Coffee, Starbucks close to setting retail stores in India: report
10 October 2011
Food Safety and Standards Authority plans online licensing nationwide
01 October 2011
UK advertising watchdog pulls up Tesco over sausage ad
15 September 2011
Nestle in talks to acquire Russian juice and baby food producer Progress OAO
09 September 2011
India's seafood exports fetch record $2.8 billion in 2010-11
26 August 2011
US food chain Quiznos opens first outlet in Hyderabad
26 August 2011
Domino’s launches online ordering service
26 August 2011
Processing of fruits in India to reach 20 per cent of production by 2015: minister
20 August 2011
China's Bright Food buys majority stake in Australia's Manassen Foods
18 August 2011
Ralcorp Holdings once again rejects ConAgra's sweetened takeover offer
13 August 2011
Ralcorp Holdings to buy Sara Lee's refrigerated dough business
09 August 2011
Kraft Foods to split into two companies
04 August 2011
Cargill recalls ground turkey, suspends production at plant on Salmonella concerns
04 August 2011
Government denies crisis at FCI
26 July 2011
Nestle to spend $1.7 billion for controlling stake in China’s candy maker
11 July 2011
Tata, Nestle eye US-based iced tea maker AriZona Beverage: report
09 July 2011
Godrej Consumer, Hershey to end joint venture: report
06 July 2011
Nestle in talks to buy Chinese snack and candy maker Hsu Fu Chi International: report
02 July 2011
New research on food choices of allergy sufferers
30 June 2011
McCormick to acquire Polish rival Kamis for $291 million
29 June 2011
British seeds company blamed for E coli outbreak in France
28 June 2011
Junk food ads still affecting kids, should be banned: AMA
28 June 2011
Lab-grown meat would 'cut emissions and save energy'
21 June 2011
Carlyle close to acquiring minority stake in Indonesia’s GarudaFood for $200 mn
13 June 2011
Cargill to acquire Italian animal feed company Raggio di Sole
09 June 2011
NE agro marketing body's sales more than triple to Rs102 crore in 3 years
08 June 2011
Tata Global Beverages looks to sell stake in international operations: report
07 June 2011
Kohinoor Foods forms JV with McCormick of US
03 June 2011
Outrage among Britons as Denmark bans Maramite sales
26 May 2011
British MPs criticise Kraft’s Rosenfeld's refusal to testify
24 May 2011
Italian food group Parmalat rejects €3.38-bn offer from Lactalis
18 May 2011
Jubilant net jumps 86% with Domino’s on a roll
14 May 2011
Del Monte launches new fruit-based drink in India
21 April 2011
Nestle to acquire 60-% stake in China's Yinlu Foods
19 April 2011
Cutting waste: UK to make food labelling less stringent
18 April 2011
Goodricke set to enter iced-tea market
13 April 2011
Pure juices to boost growth of packaged juice segment: Datamonitor
12 April 2011
Nestle teams up with Dassault and 20th Century to bring video on breakfast cereal boxes
01 April 2011
Coca Cola India launches Minute Maid 100% juice
28 March 2011
Fukushima fallout: governments restrict food imports from Japan
26 March 2011
US bars entry of some Japanese food products
24 March 2011
Higher than safe levels of radiation found in Tokyo water supply
24 March 2011
Jain Irrigation promoters hike stake by Rs140 crore
23 March 2011
General Mills close to buying PAI’s stake in Yoplait
18 March 2011
India's share in global food trade to double to 3 per cent by 2015
11 March 2011
Alcohol matching trend offers huge opportunities for food industry
10 March 2011
Kraft under SEC scrutiny for irregularities in India
04 March 2011
Kraft to launch Oreo in India with downmarket strategy
04 March 2011
Jubilant ties up with Dunkin’ Donuts to set up coffee outlets in India
25 February 2011
Government bans milk powder exports
19 February 2011
Japan ends whaling season on anti-whaling activists' harassment
18 February 2011
Italian food reigns supreme among travellers worldwide, Indian cusinse ranked fifth
16 February 2011
Coca-Cola's top-secret formula uncovered?
15 February 2011
Danisco’s shareholders revolt against DuPont’s $5.8-bn bid
11 February 2011
Government abetting safety violations by junk food majors through puppet panels: SC
10 February 2011
Keventer in JV with France’s Carso for food testing lab
03 February 2011
UK ad watchdog rules against Asda's price guarantee ads
02 February 2011
Greencore gets more time for Northern bid
01 February 2011
Andhra snatches coffee giant Lavazza away from TN
29 January 2011
Mahindras buy undisclosed stake in East India Co
25 January 2011
Foods firm RockTenn to buy Smurfit-Stone for $3.5-bn
24 January 2011
Ranjit Boparan wins control of UK’s Northern Foods for £342 million
22 January 2011
Foot-and-mouth epidemic spreading in South Korea
17 January 2011
Starbucks to enter India via tie up with Tata Coffee
13 January 2011
Britannia forays into breakfast foods
13 January 2011
DuPont to acquire Danish food ingredients giant Danisco AS for $5.8 billion
10 January 2011
Starbucks decides it’s famous; knocks name off logo
06 January 2011
India extends ban on Chinese milk products
04 January 2011
India launches tax probe into Kraft’s $19.6-bn Cadbury acquisition
04 January 2011
Kraft keeps promise: shuts Cadbury’s Somerdale factory
03 January 2011
Workers shocked as UK knights man who sold Cadbury
01 January 2011
‘Eco-friendly Fairtrade foods selling like hot cakes in UK: study
31 December 2010
Nestlé buys majority stake in Turkish confectionery brands
28 December 2010
Russian watchdog to approve $3.8-bn PepsiCo-WBD deal
28 December 2010
Berri juice products pulled up for misleading branding
24 December 2010
Oranges offer more health benefits than vitamin C pills: Study
24 December 2010
Tata Chemicals extends presence in essential foods with launch of i-Shakti Dals
22 December 2010
Desperate govt okays free import of onions
22 December 2010
Garlic could protect against hip osteoarthritis
17 December 2010
Middle East investors in talks to buy majority stake in Iceland Foods retail chain
13 December 2010
Parmalat founder Tanzi gets 18-year jail term
11 December 2010
Indian food market experimenting with new flavours: Datamonitor
09 December 2010
China's Bright Food in talks to buy US vitamin retailer GNC Holdings
07 December 2010
US coffee major Starbucks in talks with Indian corporates: Reports
06 December 2010
Kraft to move part of Cadbury to Switzerland to avoid UK taxes
06 December 2010
UK rolls out new hygiene rating scheme for food outlets
01 December 2010
Del Monte Foods to be acquired by KKR-led PE firms for $5.3 billion
26 November 2010
BIS verifying alleged presence of antibiotics in honey sold in India: minister
20 November 2010
Coca-Cola offers iced tea on-the-go, launches Nestea in India
16 November 2010
Britannia launches new NutriChoice range for diabetics
13 November 2010
Agro Tech Foods sells Rath vanaspathi to Cargil India
12 November 2010
Yash Birla Group wellness store Rebirth introduces Nutrinext range of sugar-free products
12 November 2010
Delhi has no facility to test oxytocin in fruits
11 November 2010
Fast food joints’ marketing practices to lure kids on the rise: Study
10 November 2010
India gets its first meat quality testing lab
03 November 2010
'Functional, probiotic foods' gain ground
01 November 2010
Tata Beverages forms JV with Pepsi for health drinks
29 October 2010
Tata Global Beverages invests in US vitamin-enhanced beverage maker Activate
27 October 2010
Study sounds red alert on ‘green’ products
26 October 2010
Ebro Foods to buy SunRice for €425 million
22 October 2010
Nestle to invest Rs226 crore on first Indian R&D centre
23 September 2010
Green Mountain Coffee acquires rival Van Houtte for $890 million
15 September 2010
Burger King to be acquired by 3G Capital for $4.2 billion
03 September 2010
Britannia plans price hike to combat high input prices
01 September 2010
Burger King mulls sale to private equity firms: report
01 September 2010
China's health ministry says infant girls' breast growth not linked to milk formula
16 August 2010
Canada’s Agrium makes A$1.2-bn counter offer for Australia’s AWB
16 August 2010
East India Company reborn on I-Day eve
14 August 2010
Wimm-Bill-Dann buys back stake from Danone for $470 million
13 August 2010
Cloned meat in market raises concerns in UK
05 August 2010
McLeod Russel mulling blending unit in Dubai
03 August 2010
GrainCorp to buy AWB to become Australia’s largest wheat exporter
31 July 2010
Lion Capital to buy French frozen foods firm Picard for €1.5 billion
27 July 2010
Kraft silent spectator to mass exodus of Cadbury executives
26 July 2010
McDonald's, Burger King cut down on fat: study
16 July 2010
Kraft to sell Cadbury’s confectionery business in Romania and Poland
08 July 2010
Non-alcoholic beverage makers form ‘Indian Beverage Association’
06 July 2010
Nestle plans acquisitions, expansion in India
02 July 2010
US cereal maker Kellogg's recalls 28 million boxes of cereal
26 June 2010
India extends ban on Chinese milk products over melamine fears
24 June 2010
Lawsuit fear looms over McDonalds over Happy Meal toys
23 June 2010
Study says coffee protects against oral cancer
22 June 2010
Indian food processing industry needs over Rs100,000 crore investment, says Subodh Kant Sahai
19 June 2010
Spain's Borges sets up Indian subsidiary to market Mediterranean food products
19 June 2010
ConAgra Foods, Campbell Soup hit by recall orders by US food safety body
19 June 2010
Nestle buys back $22.56 billion of shares, announces new $9-billion programme
19 June 2010
France’s Danone merges dairy business with Russia's Unimilk
19 June 2010
Carlyle Group invests Rs110 crore in Tirumala Milk Products
03 June 2010
Brittania launches TigerZor flavoured milk
01 June 2010
McLeod Russel targets Rs3,000 crore turnover by FY15
01 June 2010
UK supermarket chain Asda to buy Netto Foodstores for $1.12 billion
27 May 2010
Thomas Lee Partners to sell Michael Foods to GS Capital for $1.7 billion
22 May 2010
Rats! KFC fined as roaches, fleas found feasting at London outlet
18 May 2010
Attitude to food holding back growth of Indian ready to eat food segnent
17 May 2010
Pizza Hut, KFC, Costa Coffee, brand owner eyes listing
14 May 2010
Frito-Lay introduces Aliva Tangy Mango
12 May 2010
India's first meat testing lab to open on 30 June
05 May 2010
Irene Rosenfeld of Kraft Foods is highest-paid woman CEO
29 April 2010
Brand Calculus launches Kiwi Kiss Fro Yo in India
27 April 2010
ADF Foods launches 'Soul' brand in India
08 April 2010
The fat Aussie: Battling obesity
06 April 2010
China’s Bright Food sweetens takeover offer for Australia's CSR sugar unit
01 April 2010
McDonald's opens Hamburger University in Shanghai
31 March 2010
Hong Kong’s Natural Dairy mulls $1.1 billion investment in New Zealand
25 March 2010
FCI to launch e-auction of wheat under OMSS tomorrow
15 March 2010
India to be Domino Pizza’s top five revenue generators in five years
12 March 2010
Silliker Expands into India through Investment in MicroChem Laboratory
18 February 2010
Amul pips Mother Dairy to become Delhi's top milk seller
16 February 2010
Rice India, Ramoji Agro tie up to cut rice price in Bengaluru
13 February 2010
Jubilant IPO nets Rs329 crore with 22.67 million share sale
08 February 2010
Kraft to raise $4 billion through bond sale for Cadbury acquisition
04 February 2010
Shareholders approve Kraft's acquisition of Cadbury
03 February 2010
Nestle to invest $390 million in Mexico
01 February 2010
Pepsi gives 7Up a packging revamp
29 January 2010
Now Tamil Nadu brings temporary ban on ‘Bt brinjal'
27 January 2010
After Hershey, Ferrero rules out counterbid to Kraft's offer for Cadbury
25 January 2010
Bain Capital to acquire Domino's Pizza franchise business in Japan
25 January 2010
Hershey rules out a counterbid for Cadbury
23 January 2010
Cadbury finally falls to Kraft’s sweetened bid
19 January 2010
HUL launches ‘Brooke Bond Sehatmand’ vitamins tea
16 January 2010
CSR spurns Bright Food’s offer; prefers demerger
16 January 2010
Ruchi Soya in production, processing pact with Ethiopian government
15 January 2010
Hershey prepares to bid for Cadbury: report
14 January 2010
Cadbury makes a last ditch effort to thwart Kraft hostile bid
13 January 2010
KFC Australia pulls out ‘racist’ ad after online row
08 January 2010
Kraft raises cash offer for Cadbury with sale of pizza unit to Nestle
06 January 2010
Berkshire Hathaway slams Kraft bid for Cadbury
06 January 2010
Kraft's $3.7-billion sale of pizza unit to Nestle may fund Cadbury acquisition
05 January 2010
Novartis acquires 52 per cent additional stake in Alcon for $28.1 billion
04 January 2010
Subway to release new TVC with Phelps
30 December 2009
Kraft to unveil 20 new products in 2010
30 December 2009
RFG acquires Big Dad franchise system
26 December 2009
McLeod Russel buys Ugandan tea producer for $25 million
24 December 2009
Britannia gets into festive mood with new varieties of cake
24 December 2009
South African chain News Café enters India
22 December 2009
Knorr soups goes OOH way
21 December 2009
Bingo launches new campaign
21 December 2009
Dabur eyes ready-to-cook food market; plans overseas expansion
14 December 2009
Cadbury dubs Kraft’s offer as “cheap steal”
14 December 2009
Movie Munchies by Anil Ambani’s ADAG
11 December 2009
US company recalls ground beef on fears of salmonella contamination
07 December 2009
Pizza Hut appoints Interpublic Group's Martin Agency as new creative agency
07 December 2009
Cadbury once again to reject Kraft’s “unappealing” offer
07 December 2009
Domino’s Pizza introduces Choco Lava cake
04 December 2009
Aamir promotes baked goodies from Parle
02 December 2009
Nestle launches ready-to-eat pasta
01 December 2009
Plan to raise India's milk production to 180 million tonnes in 12 years
30 November 2009
European Agro foods in Mumbai
30 November 2009
Coke gets ready for seasonal campaign
24 November 2009
Nestle also interested in Cadbury
23 November 2009
Hershey reportedly mulling $17 billion solo bid for Cadbury
21 November 2009
Government proposes tripling the level of food processing in India
19 November 2009
Hershey, Ferrero to rival Kraft’s bid for Cadbury
19 November 2009
Yum Brands to have 1,000 restaurants in India
16 November 2009
CCD becomes gaming zone
16 November 2009
ADF appoints JWT for creatives
16 November 2009
Pepsi My Can goes digital with 'What’s Your Way' campaign?
12 November 2009
Cadbury launches new Perk variant
11 November 2009
Kraft goes hostile with original offer
10 November 2009
Kraft confirms $9-billion loan for Cadbury acquisition
04 November 2009
Pepsi releases digital campaign
03 November 2009
Pepsi takes consumers to Youngistaan with its new outdoor campaign
31 October 2009
New guidelines for food advertisements
29 October 2009
HyperCITY exits gourmet retailing
28 October 2009
Kashmira Chadha, director – marketing quits Coca-Cola
28 October 2009
McDonald's to quit Iceland as Icelanders cannot afford Big Mac
27 October 2009
Delhi may go meatless as butchers intensify stir
26 October 2009
Coca-Cola to introduce mini can
24 October 2009
Nestle records high sales growth
24 October 2009
Dabur revamps Hommade premium culinary range
24 October 2009
Coca Cola to launch Expedition 206 in 2010
22 October 2009
Pepsi launches integrated marketing campaign
21 October 2009
Danone's Actimel yogurt ad banned for claiming scientific proof
16 October 2009
Pizza Corner launches Rollies
16 October 2009
Lite Bite Foods to expand
15 October 2009
Indian Diary Association to hold ice cream competition
15 October 2009
First Japanese food store to open in India
13 October 2009
Pandas delight in new Cadbury Gems ad
13 October 2009
McDonald’s to unveil new campaign
12 October 2009
PepsiCo awards piece of digital business to Huge
12 October 2009
McDonald’s looks for next expression of ‘I’m lovin’ it’
10 October 2009
Fosters appoints Ogilvy RedCard
09 October 2009
Burger King reopens at Amsterdam airport
08 October 2009
Frito-Lay promotes Ann Mukherjee to CMO
07 October 2009
New TV ad for Saint juice
07 October 2009
Burger King takes on McDonald's in the UK with breakfast menu
07 October 2009
PM wants more benefits for food-processing sector
06 October 2009
Pizza Hut to have new ad agency
03 October 2009
Hrithik Roshan promotes Parle’s Bourbon
03 October 2009
UK regulator sets 9 November deadline for Kraft's Cadbury bid
30 September 2009
Coca-Cola presents a new style series
30 September 2009
Dhoni and his band of boys get dunked in Pepsi’s new TVC
25 September 2009
Coca-Cola ad to feature real people’s music
24 September 2009
Cargill develops dairy-free cheese
23 September 2009
Cadbury UK launches Caramel Nibbles
23 September 2009
Coke’s launches green campaign to promote recycling
23 September 2009
Cadbury tells Kraft to “put up or shut up”
22 September 2009
Lipton launches Lipton Clear Green
22 September 2009
PepsiCo among other food giant products blacklisted by China
22 September 2009
Coke remains the most valuable brand in the world
19 September 2009
PETA awards Parle
18 September 2009
Warren Buffett warns Kraft not to overbid for Cadbury
17 September 2009
America launches Good Egg project
15 September 2009
Sandipan Ghosh quits Mother Dairy
14 September 2009
Kraft’s low growth business model unappealing: Cadbury
14 September 2009
Kajol promtes Danone's Yakult
12 September 2009
Aamir in animated avatar for Coke
12 September 2009
Hershey's, Nestle may counterbid for Cadbury
10 September 2009
Coca-Cola launches Khushiyan-Replay digital Initiative across India
10 September 2009
Subway launches new creative brand campaign
09 September 2009
Carlsberg has a new campaign in Malaysia
08 September 2009
Cadbury rejects Kraft Foods' $16.7 billion merger offer
07 September 2009
Print and OOH media for Aliva
07 September 2009
Yakult Danone India launches its probiotic drink in Mumbai
05 September 2009
Starbucks makes three key appointments
05 September 2009
Milk producers seek import curbs, duty relief on inputs
04 September 2009
Oz state government moves to bar high caffeine drinks marketed as health drinks to children
04 September 2009
Australian television becomes strict on junk food ads
02 September 2009
Groupe Danone pays Britannia Rs22 crore to settle IPR dispute
01 September 2009
McDonald’s launches premium burgers in Australia and New Zealand
31 August 2009
Tata Tea launches another social campaign
27 August 2009
Cadbury to add Fairtrade mark to Dairy Milk brand in Canada, Australia and New Zealand
26 August 2009
Lcafe pitches new products for young Japanese
26 August 2009
Domino’s introduces Pasta
26 August 2009
Tata Elxsi creates advertising ‘buzz’ for Kellogg’s latest offering- ‘Honey Loops’
26 August 2009
Percept/H bags Good Morning Tea, Tea Bags account
25 August 2009
Scrapped RIL farm project unviable, says Punjab
24 August 2009
Nearly half of India is drought affected: Sharad Pawar
21 August 2009
Dominos posts $15.4 million after-tax profit
20 August 2009
Nestle profits below expectations as water, nutrition businesses slip
13 August 2009
Minister plugs for GM crops as UK launches food debate
11 August 2009
Britannia Industries launches Bourbon campaign
10 August 2009
Sunfeast Marie Light launches outdoor campaign
10 August 2009
Pepsi launches Optimism Project
08 August 2009
Americans want easy food labels
06 August 2009
Diet Mountain Dew turns purple
06 August 2009
Health drink Yakult to be launched in India
06 August 2009
Knorr to promote soups in big way
06 August 2009
Pepsi back in bottling business with $7.8-billion deal
05 August 2009
Maharashtra receives bulk of FDI in food processing sector in FY'08 & FY'09
04 August 2009
Jill Beraud to take over as CMO, PepsiCo
01 August 2009
Organic food not superior to conventional foods: study
30 July 2009
China threatens ban on Indian seafood
27 July 2009
After milk and toys, now Chinese chocolates banned by India
27 July 2009
Government to meet a third of project cost of food processing units in remote areas
24 July 2009
Top management changes at The Coca-Cola Company
24 July 2009
Coca-Cola to increase digital acitivity
23 July 2009
Starbucks's retro coffee houses to serve spirits
20 July 2009
Coca-Cola introduces brand new 49-foot tall bottle at Atlanta
18 July 2009
Grey Worldwide bags creative mandate from John Keells
16 July 2009
International Chocolate Show appoints PR firm
14 July 2009
McDonald's joins other multinationals in shifting European operations from the UK to Switzerland
13 July 2009
Burger King's Goddess Laksmi ad in Spain offends Hindus
09 July 2009
Cadbury's European president Tamara M Scokalo quits
07 July 2009
McDonald's appoints VCCP to handle recruitment ad business
07 July 2009
John Keells Foods launches Keells range of sausages
07 July 2009
Ministry targets 350 new food-processing units in 100 days
01 July 2009
Italian Coffee brand enters India
26 June 2009
Kit Kat wins Media Grand Prix at Cannes
24 June 2009
Nestle recalls Toll House cookie dough after FDA warning
20 June 2009
Subway zeroes in on Arms Communications and Alliance Advertising as partners
19 June 2009
Lowe Kolkata wins creative duties for Amrit Group
17 June 2009
KFC in worldwide seach for new face
17 June 2009
McDonald's to launch outlets in J&K
16 June 2009
Rooh Afza targets the youth
12 June 2009
Amul ranked as No 1 dairy product brand
12 June 2009
Barista becomes Barista Lavazza
11 June 2009
Pepsi launches Aliva, new baked savoury cracker
08 June 2009
New US dairy subsidy raises hackles in Australia, New Zealand
26 May 2009
HP, Coca-Cola and AMD unveil ‘Pinch Yourself’ offer in Bangalore and Hyderabad
22 May 2009
Italy's Parmalat to acquire National Foods' Australian dairy units
22 May 2009
Vijender Singh becomes Pepsi’s brand ambassador
14 May 2009
McDonald's to offer PhD qualification
12 May 2009
McDonald's beats trend; sales up in April
09 May 2009
McDonald's loses fight over `Mc' to Malaysia's McCurry
29 April 2009
Britannia buys out Fonterra’s stake in New Zealand JV
29 April 2009
Dabur to enter apple soft drink market
27 April 2009
Nestle US to expand to Middle East
20 April 2009
Fanta Orange in natural flavour and new packaging
20 April 2009
Perk sets up own website
18 April 2009
United Biscuits of UK to enter India
13 April 2009
Organic foods take a hit as recession eats into sales
07 April 2009
Nestle launches new campaign celebrating 25 years of Maggi
07 April 2009
Danone to sell Britannia stake to Wadias
07 April 2009
Top US meat producer Tyson Foods to close Oklahoma plant, fire 580 employees
28 March 2009
US beverage major Dr Pepper Snapple Group declares Q4 loss; shares rise on positive forecast
27 March 2009
US food conglomerate ConAgra beats analysts expectations
27 March 2009
Tata Tea enters branded cold drink market with `TiON'
21 March 2009
Australian coffee chain Aromas ties up with Ideal Hospitality
16 March 2009
Cadbury sells Schweppes Beverages to Asahi for $796 million
14 March 2009
'A little less' salt intake lowers heart attack, death rates
12 March 2009
Quaker launches new campaign
09 March 2009
Cadbury to achieve Fairtrade certification
05 March 2009
China's food-safety situation is grim
02 March 2009
Unilever to launch ice cream in Romania
27 February 2009
French ad body to sign "obesity" charter
21 February 2009
Kraft Foods opts for a delicious logo makeover
19 February 2009
Back to the cola wars as Coke catches Pepsi's drop
18 February 2009
KFC to set up 200 new restaurants in UK
18 February 2009
Coca-Cola launches online films to promote recycling
16 February 2009
Starbucks goes downmarket as recession bites
10 February 2009
Starbucks announces major reductions in stores and jobs
29 January 2009
McDonald’s to invest $2.1 billion in opening 1,000 restaurants
27 January 2009
Heinz changes label after nearly six decades
24 January 2009
Two sentenced to death in China's tainted milk scandal
22 January 2009
Centre for Disease Control broadens list of foods with peanuts following salmonella outbreak
21 January 2009
Coke reduces European ad agencies
14 January 2009
Cadbury warns of `milk!' in its `Dairy Milk' chocolate
12 January 2009
Dabur ropes in Winnie the Pooh to promote its 'eazee squeezee' honey packs
09 January 2009
PepsiCo moves SC seeking sales tax exemption in Kerala
05 January 2009
Coca-Cola's digital billboard in New York goes green
03 January 2009
Dabur enters malted food drink market
02 January 2009
Chinese toxic milk food makers to pay $160 million as compensation
30 December 2008
Indian tea company Sapat eyes UK tea and coffee retailer Whittard
23 December 2008
Target Corporation US ties up with Kohinoor Foods
16 December 2008
British Heart Foundation says companies mislead parents on health food
16 December 2008
Grupo Bimbo acquires US subsidiary of Canada’s George Weston for $2.4 billion
11 December 2008
Wadhawan Food Retail launches 50th Smart supermarket
10 December 2008
McDonald's changing packaging and remodelling US locations
08 December 2008
Heinz’s takeover of Golden Circle approved
02 December 2008
Pepsi Co India plans remain on track
17 November 2008
ITC makes extra offerings
17 November 2008
Domino's to expand
17 November 2008
PepsiCo to launch 'affordable' snack
17 November 2008
US to block Chinese milk products at borders
14 November 2008
Cadbury Perk presents Zapak Gameplex Premiere League - India’s first national gaming leagues
12 November 2008
Corn Products rethinks acquisition by Bunge
06 November 2008
Actress Kareena Kapoor to promote Pepsi snacks
04 November 2008
Coca-Cola launches Fanta Apple
04 November 2008
PepsiCo to acquire Canadian seed firm Spitz to expand frito-Lay range
30 October 2008
PepsiCo will spend around $1.2 billion over the next three years to overhaul some of its soft drink brands
27 October 2008
Melamine-tainted Chinese eggs, Filipino biscuits found in Hong Kong
27 October 2008
Suntory to acquire Frucor from Danone for €600 million
25 October 2008
Double Diamond tea relaunched
23 October 2008
Goldman Sachs in food, retail venture with richest US baseball, football clubs
21 October 2008
Dhoni to promote Chocolaty Candy by Godrej
20 October 2008
Parle Agro launches 'Saint Juice'
17 October 2008
Cadbury cuts 580 more jobs despite increased sales
15 October 2008
Danisco to market Unistraw's probiotic straws
07 October 2008
Heinz acquires Australian food company for $288 million
07 October 2008
Pizza Hut reflavours itself as Pasta Hut in the UK
07 October 2008
Cadbury, others recall China-made confectionery
29 September 2008
Nestle to invest Rs600 crore in Indian expansion
27 September 2008
Barista introduces international ‘iPiaceri Del Caffe’ range of beverages in India
27 September 2008
India bans Chinese milk products as WHO expresses concern
26 September 2008
Wrigley shareholders vote for $23 billion sale to Mars
26 September 2008
Nestle in talks to acquire US confectioner Hershey: report
24 September 2008
Patchi's introduces special range for Daughters' Day
23 September 2008
China’s quality chief resigns over toxic baby-milk scandal
23 September 2008
China’s tainted milk scandal escalates
19 September 2008
Milk and milk products valued at Rs200,000 crore in India
17 September 2008
Toxic milk scandal leads to arrests in China
16 September 2008
CII expects processed food industry to grow 15 per cent plus in 2008-09
16 September 2008
FDA warns ethnic Chinese communities against illegal Chinese baby formula
12 September 2008
Government plans 10 food parks nationwide to aid food processing sector
11 September 2008
Cookie maker Mrs. Fields files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
16 August 2008
High corn hits both ethanol producers and food industry
11 August 2008
Danone loses trademark case against Chinese partner
06 August 2008
Study reveals America's worst restaurants for kids; some of them are in India as well
05 August 2008
Starbucks announces first ever quarterly loss but sees shares rise on strong forecast
31 July 2008
Starbucks announces major management reshuffle, to cut 1,000 jobs
30 July 2008
Bubbaloo launches 'Bubbaloo Blueberry' bublegum in India
30 July 2008
Cargill receives patent for breakthrough taste modification ID technology
25 July 2008
US beverage majors looking overseas for growth: Fitch
24 July 2008
Spencer’s ties up with US-based restaurant for bakery chain
16 July 2008
Starbucks reverses expansion; to close 600 company-operated stores in the US
02 July 2008
Modern Dairies to sell 4.65 million shares to IFC for Rs28 crore
02 July 2008
American food company Del Monte offloads seafood business for $363 million
01 July 2008
Tyson Foods acquires controlling stake in Godrej Foods
30 June 2008
IBM and Mars intend to sequence and study the cocoa genome
30 June 2008
Ospraie-led investor gropup acquires ConAgra Trade Group; supplemental share buyback authorised
24 June 2008
Bunge to acquire Corn Products in $4.8-billion share swap deal
23 June 2008
Mother Dairy introduces probiotic b-Activ Plus curd with dietary fibre in Mumbai
12 June 2008
P&G sells Folgers coffee to J M Smucker in reverse transaction
04 June 2008
Cadbury and Tamil Nadu Agricultural University join hands for cocoa research project
30 May 2008
Tata Chemicals, Total Produce distribution venture Khet-Se Agriproduce goes operational in Punjab
14 May 2008
Oxigen and Kwality Wall's in innovative promotional deal
02 May 2008
Warren Buffet, Mars acquire Wrigley for $22 billion
28 April 2008
Tata Tea plans a marketing boost to Himalayan mineral water
26 April 2008
CVC Capital to buy 73 per cent in Dutch retailer Schuitema for $1.1 billion
24 April 2008
Nestle India to serve Maggi noodles in a cup
02 April 2008
Wal-Mart launches six new Sam's Choice brand of coffees
02 April 2008
NDDB to merge Mother Diary and Dhara subsidiaries
24 March 2008
Marico to end marketing Nissin's Top Ramen brand
24 March 2008
General Electric and Eureka Forbes create clean water joint venture
13 March 2008
Now, Nutrela as a beverage
12 March 2008
Himalya International enters domestic speciality food market
12 March 2008
Marico sells 'Sil' to Denmark's Good Food Group
12 March 2008
Germany’s Radeberger launches non-alcoholic beer in India
12 February 2008
Dunkin’ Donuts has India on its mind
07 February 2008
McDonald's to expand in India, China to tap fast-food fad
30 January 2008
Amul to introduce reduced-salt butter
24 January 2008
US wants to open FDA office in India
11 January 2008
MolliCoolz and Cargill partner on frozen ice cream bead innovations
05 January 2008
HPCL, McDonalds partner for drive through restaurant in Pune
03 January 2008
ITC to refine focus on health and wellness foods
02 January 2008
PepsiCo to produce Carrageenan in Tamil Nadu
29 December 2007
Dabur plans to launch milk-based beverages
28 December 2007
US Pizza to expand its retail presence across India
23 November 2007
Domino's wants a larger slice of the Indian pizza market
23 November 2007
Nestle India to focus on mass market in coffee
23 November 2007
Vivek Bharati will be PepsiCo’s new executive director for external affairs
20 November 2007
Temptation Foods acquires Everfresh; Expands product range
17 November 2007
Hershey Trust forces a sweeping overhaul of the Hershey board
15 November 2007
ASEAN, China vow increased cooperation in food safety
31 October 2007
Kraft seals agreement to acquire Danone''s biscuit business
30 October 2007
Bikanervala to expand, open more stores
20 October 2007
Frito-Lay focusing on health-oriented products
20 October 2007
The Donut Baker comes to India
18 October 2007
McDonald''s Rs300 crore expansion plan for India
16 October 2007
Cadbury to spin off soft drinks business in North America
10 October 2007
Amul wins international dairy award for its pro-biotic ice cream
06 October 2007
Dabur enters malted food, drinks segment
05 October 2007
PepsiCo to acquire Brazilian snack company Lucky
04 October 2007
Del Monte Pacific buying 40 per cent stake in Bharti group's FieldFresh
29 September 2007
Del Monte who? Del Monte Pacific
29 September 2007
Danone needs NOC from Wadias: FIPB
28 September 2007
A coffee and a tune: Starbucks to give away iTunes downloads
25 September 2007
Britannia moves Singapore court against Danone over Tiger brand
21 September 2007
Baskin Robbins looks at retailing to kids through kids'' movies
19 September 2007
FritoLay plans aggressive campaigns, to add variants to its brands
18 September 2007
Cadbury rejects bid for US drinks unit from Blackstone- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts - Lion Capital over financing terms
14 September 2007
Starbucks opens coffee shop in Russia
06 September 2007
Tata Tea looking for a bite of Cadbury?
05 September 2007
Zimbabwe government buys out H J Heinz''s stake in Olivine Industry
04 September 2007
Zimbabwe takes over H J Heinz''s stake in cooking oil firm
03 September 2007
Cookie Man marches ahead
30 August 2007
Domino''s effect: Dine-ins join delivery stores
29 August 2007
PepsiAmericas and PepsiCo complete joint acquisition of Ukrainian juice company Sandora
29 August 2007
Amul launches Chocolate Milk
28 August 2007
DSM invests in food freshness device company
27 August 2007
Japanese Bull-Dog repels US hedge fund Steel Partners'' bid
27 August 2007
Government for boosting prawn cultivation
25 August 2007
Associated British Foods makes investment in China''s beet sugar industry
24 August 2007
The proliferation of Chinese food: Yo! China plans expansion via different formats
24 August 2007
Tata Tea plans to expand packaged water brands
23 August 2007
Kraft planning to sell its Post Cereals unit, says report
17 August 2007
Food processing ministry to facilitate quick bank loans
13 August 2007
Campbell considers divesting Godiva chocolates business
09 August 2007
Dabur Foods merges with Dabur India
12 July 2007
Unilever-Colgate merger rumours surface again
12 July 2007
Danone to acquire baby food maker Numico for $14.5 billion
10 July 2007
Indian New Yorker sues Cadbury over ‘all natural’ Snapple
07 July 2007
Nestle to take inorganic route for growth
06 July 2007
Kerala government says Tata Tea ''grabbed'' Munnar forest land
05 July 2007
Tata Group to get into food retail
05 July 2007
Kraft offers to acquire Danone''s biscuits and cereals division for $7.20 billion
03 July 2007
Nestlé completes its acquisition of Novartis Medical Nutrition
02 July 2007
Bain Capital to buy Brakes for $2.8 billion
30 June 2007
US to stop importing Chinese seafood
29 June 2007
Groupe Danone may get out of biscuits segment
27 June 2007
Lever, Nirma 16-year-old row ends
27 June 2007
Starbucks to enter India through FDI route
27 June 2007
Danone may divest Britannia stake to outsider
26 June 2007
Cadbury Schweppes selling soft drink unit, looking for new strategy
22 June 2007
Danone''s Chinese JV in trouble?
22 June 2007
Expired imported sweets in markets
20 June 2007
QIBs to meet Temptation''s acquisition of HLL''s marine business
20 June 2007
Amul becomes a billion-dollar brand
18 June 2007
New Zealand Natural to set up 100 ice cream outlets in India in two years
18 June 2007
Cadbury pleads guilty in salmonella case
16 June 2007
Asian Dhall rebrands itself
15 June 2007
Organised food retailing can increase rural income, cut inflation: CRISIL
13 June 2007

11 June 2007
Cadbury to acquire Turkey's Intergum for $450 million
07 June 2007
Danone must abide by Press Note 1: Commerce Ministry
07 June 2007
After Britannia, Danone locks horns with its Chinese partner
06 June 2007
Commerce ministry sees something ''fishy'' in seafood biz
06 June 2007
Tata Tea buys 26 per cent in Mount
02 June 2007
Tata Tea reported to be acquiring Everest Mineral Water
01 June 2007
Tata Tea to get $1.2 billion as Coke
25 May 2007
Nirula''s hot chocolate fudge in Mumbai soon
21 May 2007
Tata Tea announces joint venture with China''s Zhejiang Tea
08 May 2007
US hospitality group acquires 26 per cent in JV with Unitech
05 May 2007
Tata Tea acquires Polish trademarks from Premium Foods
26 April 2007
Nestle to acquire Gerber for $5.5 billion; eyes US expansion
12 April 2007
Chocolate giant Hershey may enter India with a 51 per cent stake in Godrej Foods
02 April 2007
Dabur comes of age with a Real Twist
22 March 2007
Tata Tea launches flavoured products
15 March 2007
Former owner of Cadbury's top brand acquires 2.9 per cent in Cadbury Schweppes
14 March 2007
Patak to sell UK food business for 200 million pounds
14 March 2007
McDonald's plans franchise model for North India operations
22 February 2007
Cadbury to be prosecuted over salmonella contamination
14 February 2007
Tata Chemicals, Total Produce in 50: 50 agri products JV
02 February 2007
Government considering banning export of skimmed milk powder
22 January 2007
Amul woos diabetics and obese with safe, new delicacies
16 January 2007
Burger King may tie up with Pantaloon
11 January 2007
Orpat to enter snack foods
03 January 2007
PepsiCo to continue investing in India: Indra Nooyi
19 December 2006
Nestle acquires Novartis nutrition food unit for $2.5 billion
15 December 2006
Britannia to buy stake in West Asian business
14 December 2006
HLL offers VRS to Brooke Bond field sales force
09 November 2006
Tata Coffee to set up instant coffee plant in Uganda
08 November 2006
Bisleri enters the spring water segment with big plans
20 October 2006
Godrej tests new waters
12 October 2006
Starbucks plans 28,000 new coffee shops worldwide; eyes India
06 October 2006
Modern Food gets board nod for merger with HLL
12 September 2006
PepsiCo India products safe, says chairman Rajeev Bakshi
14 August 2006
How are cola companies coping with the pesticides issue?
10 August 2006
Kerala, Karnataka too ban Coke and Pepsi
10 August 2006
Coke, Pepsi banned in Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhatisgarh
08 August 2006
UB group eyeing more overseas acquisitions
05 July 2006
Nestle India FY 2005 net rises 23 per cent
08 March 2006
Fresh & Honest launches filter coffee powder
02 March 2006
Budget implications on foods industry
01 March 2006
Nestle recalls baby milk in Europe
24 November 2005
Coca-Cola India can buy back equity
22 November 2005
India emerging as major food market: CII-ORG MARG
21 November 2005
Himalya Int''l receives $2.5-million order from US retail chain
18 November 2005
Pepsico India launches premium priced Quaker white oats
27 October 2005
Packaged foods dodge revealing information on contents
10 October 2005
Yes Bank ties-up with Dutch institute for Agrofood Parks in India
08 September 2005
Hindustan Lever launches spiced tea
02 September 2005
Jim Beam Brands acquires Teacher''s scotch whisky in India
11 August 2005
Johnnie Walker celebrates 200th birthday of John Walker
25 July 2005
Agro Dutch to invest Rs 100 crore for expansion
06 July 2005
Food processing sector badly in need of investments
06 July 2005
PepsiCo workers'' strike continues at bottling plant in Uttaranchal
06 July 2005
Flemingo duty free chain ties up with Kraft Foods in India
05 July 2005
Nothing sweet about branding sugar
05 July 2005
Coca-Cola restructures Indian operations
04 July 2005
Banga bids adieu
25 June 2005
Coca-Cola launches Sprite Ice
14 June 2005
SABMiller announces further strategic investment in India
14 June 2005
Tata Tea, HLL exit tea plantations
10 June 2005
McDonald's to open more restaurants in North
11 May 2005
Amrit Foods doubles growth in flavoured milk sales
11 May 2005
Godrej Agrovet ties-up with Taiwanese firm for shrimp feed
03 May 2005
Mahanand Dairy in move to tap AP milk demand
18 April 2005
Coca-Cola can draw 5 lakh litres of water daily: Experts
18 March 2005
Soya steals cola market
11 February 2005
Hindustan Lever exiting Modern Foods?
24 January 2005
Mohan Meakin to foray into aviation
15 January 2005
Non-bailable warrant against gutkha chiefs
15 January 2005
Tamil movie to promote Old Secret rum
12 January 2005
Sugar-free bottomlines
07 January 2005
Coca-Cola is the 5th most respected company in the world
03 December 2004
EID Parry launches branded sugar
19 November 2004
PepsiCo India sales to hit $1-billion mark soon
26 October 2004
Reinventing Aavin
27 August 2004
Wowing the customers — the Aavin way
27 August 2004
KINFRA park at Wyanadu is all set to open
26 August 2004
UA Agrocoop enters Chennai market
19 August 2004
Sea food exports decline
10 August 2004
French, Philippine companies to invest in food processing sector in Kerala
09 August 2004
Unified food processing law to be finalised soon
03 August 2004
Global body to be formed for Vanilla promotion
23 July 2004
ITC aims for 14 per cent share in the biscuits market
23 July 2004
Godrej Agrovet enters into joint venture with ACI, Bangladesh
25 June 2004
Fruit juices go local
23 June 2004
Americans to get a taste of India
19 May 2004
Agro Tech back in black in 2003-2004
19 May 2004
Dabur Foods launches Real Junior for children below 6 years
15 May 2004
Schreiber Foods acquires 51 per cent stake in Dynamix Dairy
05 May 2004
Coca-Cola commissions rainwater harvesting project
16 April 2004
HLL revamps management team
16 April 2004
HLL revamps management team
16 April 2004
Tata Tea launches `Select''
06 April 2004
illycaffè extends Coffee Quality Contest
24 March 2004
Café Coffee Day shines at India Barista Championship 2004
11 February 2004
Barista contest to be held next month
20 January 2004
Coffee Quality Contest begins second round
16 January 2004
Larvae, insects found in Parle biscuits, Amul milk powder
30 December 2003
Mount Everest Mineral Water makes Rs 8-cr preferential offer
24 December 2003
Rasna tops list in most trusted brands survey in beverages
22 December 2003
Trent to enter foods business
22 December 2003
Hatsun Agro plans new brand strategy
20 December 2003
Sagar Ratna comes to Mumbai
12 December 2003
Godrej Tea introduces new value packaging in tea industry
10 December 2003
illycaffè renews commitment
10 December 2003
Dow Corning launches 42 new food-grade lubricating fluids
06 December 2003
Dabur Foods to launch modern multi-fruit processing facility
05 December 2003
Indian Food Park feels hungry
03 December 2003
Amul scouts for alliances in Delhi NCR to increase capacity
02 December 2003
Updated Faida report to be released at Foodpro, Chennai
27 November 2003
Nestle to reinforce hygiene standards for chocolate brands
25 November 2003
Rasna Shake Up launched
29 October 2003
McDonald's India plans to open five more stalls in western region
07 October 2003
Nestle India sees double-digit growth in culinary, milk segment
29 September 2003
Pepsi forays into new business with Aquafina Bulk Water
29 September 2003
Dabur Foods comes out with Real Activ Orange Carrot juice
19 September 2003
Bisleri ventures into Europe
04 September 2003
Tata Coffee expects international coffee prices to increase
30 August 2003
USFDA norms to put India''s marine export industry in peril
30 August 2003
Government to bring drinking water under ''food'' definition
28 August 2003
Water tight
25 July 2003
Fish for all, says expert
12 July 2003
Changing flavours
28 June 2003
Britannia khao, bahar jao
07 June 2003
Sun-n-Sand Pune opens Kabab Hut for lovers of Nawabi cuisine
03 June 2003
Barista is changing its track: slashes prices; woos the youth
30 May 2003
Differential standards by EU to impinge Indian seafood exports
08 May 2003
Sunil Alagh to step down as Britannia MD, CEO next year
02 May 2003
Amul focuses on ice-cream; eyes 17% growth to Rs 3,200 crore
02 May 2003
Tea as you like it at Duncans — strong, flavoured or right blend
19 April 2003
Nestle restructuring water biz; Robert Coblee to head business
26 March 2003
Widespread response to Coffee Quality Award for Espresso
26 March 2003
Britannia New Zealand Foods launches tasty Malai Chaska
24 March 2003
Hatsun Agro on an investment spree to strengthen dominance
27 February 2003
Kerala to focus more on vegetable exports, food processing industry
19 February 2003
Kwality Wall’s enters summer with first-ever Double Sundaes
10 February 2003
FIIs increase holding in HLL to 12.57%; firm to focus on foods
04 February 2003
illycaffè institutes cash award for plantation A coffee growers
28 January 2003
McDonald's to give Chinese flavour to its Indian customers
18 January 2003
Western Indian tea buyers to boycott auction over new order
18 January 2003
Whose food is it anyway?
17 January 2003
HLL launches ready-to-eat chappatis
30 November 2002
Pfizer sells Protinex for $ 7 million
29 November 2002
Horticulture set to usher in healthier times
27 November 2002
Ready to eat
23 November 2002
I for you
21 November 2002
Domino's to roll out new ad campaign, increases ad budget
19 November 2002
Tea gets hotter
15 November 2002
Making dough from dough
11 October 2002
14 December 2001
Pizza and logistics?
14 December 2001
Adding more links to the chain
20 February 2001
Adding more links to the chain
20 February 2001
Contrasting strategies
20 February 2001
Pizza and logistics?
20 February 2001
Coke abandons bid to takeover Quaker Oats
22 November 2000
Coke bid for Quaker Oats: the day after
21 November 2000
Coke in the fray for Quaker Oats
20 November 2000
Kellog to pay $3.6bn for Keebler
26 October 2000
Smithkline Beecham acquires Viva and Maltova
08 February 2000
Chordias form research foundation
22 September 1999
Seafood industry gets a boost
12 August 1999
Nestle takes over Dabur subsidiary
25 February 1999
 search domain-b