Del Monte launches new line of fruit cup snacks Fri, 29 Jul 2016 09:26:00 Z Source: Food Business Review Del Monte is known for offering healthy, great-tasting foods. And now Del Monte is excited to team up with actress Katrina Bowden to introduce Del Monte Fruit Refreshers, the first ever Fruit Cup snack made just for adults. With unexpected flavors, exciting combinations and refreshing fruit waters, it's the Fruit Cup all grown up.
ConAgra Foods recalls additional package codes of Watts Brothers Farms products Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:23:00 Z Source: Food Business Review ConAgra Foods is voluntarily recalling additional package codes of Watts Brothers Farms Organic Mixed Vegetables, Organic Super Sweet Corn (Yellow/Gold), and Organic Peas due to the potential for these products to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.
Ohly launche new maple syrup specialty powder Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:28:00 Z Source: Food Business Review Ohly is pleased to announce the launch of a new Maple Syrup Specialty Powder. Ohly regularly demonstrates its strength in Innovation with fresh ways to give food manufacturers and their consumer’s access to delicious flavour components.
U.S. Foodservice Visits Highest in Six Years and Higher Average Eater Checks Pump Up Consumer Spending, Reports NPD 2015/07/28 Source: The NPD Group Foodservice industry traffic hit its highest level in six years and higher average eater checks fueled a 3 percent increase in consumer spending at U.S. restaurants and foodservice outlets in the year ending May 2015 compared to year ago, reports The NPD Group, a leading global information company. The good news is tempered, however, by overall stalled traffic growth caused by visit declines at quick service hamburger chain, midscale/family dining, and independent restaurants, according to NPD’s ongoing foodservice market research.
Yoshimura Food acquires SK Foods Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:15:00 GMT Source: just-food.com Japan-based Yoshimura Food Holdings has entered into an agreement to buy frozen food group SK Foods for JPY233.7m (US$2.27m).
Food market quotes of the week - Mars, Hershey, Tesco Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:55:00 GMT Source: just-food.com This week we heard from executives at Mondelez on the company's struggling sales and its plans to expand in the Chinese chocolate market. Mars was among those to discuss employee health initiatives with us. And Hershey revealed that it is not getting the results it wants in US candy, mint and gums. Here are just-food's quotes of the week.?
B&G posts 61.4% increase in Q2 income Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:36:00 GMT Source: just-food.com B&G Foods has reported a?61.4% increase in net income to US$30.3m in second-quarter results published yesterday (28 July).