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B&G Foods to buy Back to Nature Foods Shelf-stable and frozen foods manufacturer B&G Foods has agreed to acquire Back to Nature Foods for about $162.5m. Processed Foods > Bakery & Cereals > News
IBM, food giants form blockchain collaboration to trace food contamination By FBR Staff Writer
Technology giant IBM has collaborated with food giants across the globe over a blockchain solution in an effort to reduce food borne illness and get rid of food contamination.
Agri & Animal Products > Fruits & Vegetables > News 2 Sisters Food to expand Welsh processing plant with £1.4m investment UK-based food manufacturer, 2 Sisters Food Group, is investing £1.4m to expand supply from its Welsh beef and sheep processing plant in Merthyr Tydfil.
Agri & Animal Products > Meat & Seafood > News B&G Foods to buy Back to Nature Foods By FBR Staff Writer
Shelf-stable and frozen foods manufacturer B&G Foods has agreed to acquire Back to Nature Foods for about $162.5m.
Processed Foods > Bakery & Cereals > News
Hormel Foods buys Italian meats company Fontanini for $425m By FBR Staff Writer
American branded food giant Hormel Foods has purchased Italian meats company Fontanini Italian Meats and Sausages from Capitol Wholesale Meats for $425m.
Agri & Animal Products > Meat & Seafood > News Ajinomoto acquires Turkish food company Kukre Japan-based Ajinomoto has acquired an additional stake of 50% in Kükre for approximately TRY181m ($51.48m) to completely take over the Turkish food company.
Processed Foods > Savory Snacks > News ZeroCater introduces fully-customizable solution for office snacking ZeroCater has introduced a fully-customizable solution for office snacking, ZeroCater Snacks and Kitchens, which makes it easy for companies to provide their employees with the snacks they love.
Processed Foods > Savory Snacks > News

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IBM, food giants form blockchain collaboration to trace food contamination
By FBR Staff Writer
Technology giant IBM has collaborated with food giants across the globe over a blockchain solution in an effort to reduce food borne illness and get rid of food contamination.
Agri & Animal Products > Fruits & Vegetables > News
Tyson Foods recalls 5lb bags of chicken nuggets sold at Costco stores
Tyson Foods announced a voluntary recall of 5-pound bags of Tyson Fully Cooked Panko Chicken Nuggets that were sold at Costco locations nationwide.
Food Technology > Packaging > News
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Marketing & Regulatory

Wendy's adds mango to summer salads
US-based hamburger restaurant chain Wendy's has added mango to its line-up of summer salads.
Food > Prepared Meals > News
Several countries impose ban on meat imports from Brazil
By FBR Staff Writer
Brazilian meat industry has received a huge blow as several countries have started to ban its meat imports following an investigation into corruption by health inspectors and the alleged sale of rotten products.
Marketing & Regulatory > Regulatory & Food Safety > News
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Agri & Animal Products

IBM, food giants form blockchain collaboration to trace food contamination
By FBR Staff Writer
Technology giant IBM has collaborated with food giants across the globe over a blockchain solution in an effort to reduce food borne illness and get rid of food contamination.
Agri & Animal Products > Fruits & Vegetables > News
2 Sisters Food to expand Welsh processing plant with £1.4m investment
UK-based food manufacturer, 2 Sisters Food Group, is investing £1.4m to expand supply from its Welsh beef and sheep processing plant in Merthyr Tydfil.
Agri & Animal Products > Meat & Seafood > News
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Processed Foods

B&G Foods to buy Back to Nature Foods
By FBR Staff Writer
Shelf-stable and frozen foods manufacturer B&G Foods has agreed to acquire Back to Nature Foods for about $162.5m.
Processed Foods > Bakery & Cereals > News
Ajinomoto acquires Turkish food company Kukre
Japan-based Ajinomoto has acquired an additional stake of 50% in Kükre for approximately TRY181m ($51.48m) to completely take over the Turkish food company.
Processed Foods > Savory Snacks > News
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Condiments & Ingredients

FrieslandCampina to restructure organization
Royal FrieslandCampina said that it will simplify itself into four global business groups namely Consumer Dairy, Specialised Nutrition, Ingredients and Basic Dairy.
Agri & Animal Products > Dairy & Soy Products > News
IMCD, Givaudan form distribution partnership in Western Europe
IMCD, a distributor of speciality chemicals and food ingredients, has signed an exclusive agreement with Givaudan to distribute the latter's flavours range in the food and nutrition markets across Germany, France, Italy, Spain, the UK, Nordics and Benelux.
Condiments & Ingredients > Ingredients > News

Chilled & Deli Food

Mayfair Equity Partners acquires stake in Promise Gluten Free
UK-based private equity firm Mayfair Equity Partners has acquired a majority stake in bakery company Promise Gluten Free.
Processed Foods > Bakery & Cereals > News
Grupo Bimbo to acquire East Balt Bakeries for $650m
By FBR Staff Writer
Mexican bread maker Grupo Bimbo has agreed to acquire US-based East Balt Bakeries from One Equity Partners in a $650m cash and debt free transaction.
Processed Foods > Bakery & Cereals > News



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