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Consumer Industry M&A Deals Reach New Heights in December 2019

February 10, 2020

Total consumer industry M&A (mergers and acquisitions) in December 2019 were worth USD40.21bn were announced globally, according to GlobalData’s database. The top five consumer industry M&A deals accounted for 86.1% of the overall value during the month. The combined value of the top five stood at USD34.69bn, against the overall value of USD40.21bn recorded for […]

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Nestlé Secures Access to New Proteins for Plant-based Foods

February 4, 2020

Merit Functional Foods and its technology partner Burcon NutraScience have entered into a joint development agreement with Nestlé. The goal of the partnership is to develop and commercialize Merit’s new plant protein ingredients to use in Nestlé’s plant-based foods and beverages. The joint agreement commences a long-term relationship among the parties, covering Merit’s novel proteins. […]

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Nestlé Dives Deeper into Plant-Based Territory

January 20, 2020

Nestlé is launching plant-based sausages in Europe and the United States that look, taste and cook like a sausage should, revealed a recent press release. In Europe, the soy-based Garden Gourmet Incredible Sausage will be available in Bratwurst and Chorizo styles. It will launch for retail starting in March in 11 European markets, including Austria, […]

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Froneri to Acquire Nestlé’s US Ice Cream Business

December 12, 2019

Nestlé announced that it has reached an agreement to sell its US ice cream business to Froneri, an ice cream-focused joint venture Nestlé created in 2016 with PAI Partners, for a transaction value of USD4bn. In 2016, Nestlé and PAI Partners merged Nestlé’s European ice cream business in 20 countries and PAI-owned R&R to create […]

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Nestlé Bets on the Plant-based Trend with Two New Launches

December 5, 2019

Nestlé is targeting the booming plant-based category with two fresh arrivals,  Yahoo News writes. Its Digiorno and Stouffer’s brands have unveiled two meatless products: the Digiorno Rising Crust Meatless Supreme pizza and the Stouffer’s Meatless Lasagna. The Italian frozen food options are actually vegetarian because they contain cheese, so they are not suitable for vegans. […]

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How Ice Cream Packaging Is Becoming More Sustainable

August 1, 2019

As ice cream continues to be among consumers’ preferences, ice cream packaging is becoming more unusual and varied on the market. According to a report from the organizers of Interpack, the main focus when developing new packaging for this category is on sustainability and convenience. For example, Unilever has developed a new ice cream packaging […]

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Froneri Expands to Israel with New Acquisition

July 5, 2019

Froneri is set to acquire the Noga Ice Creams Limited Partnership, subject to regulatory approval. Noga is part of the Nestlé-owned business Osem Group, which means Froneri will be entering the Israeli market for the first time. This deal will now bring all of the Nestlé Europe, Middle East & North Africa ice cream businesses […]

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Nestlé to Adopt Warehouse Model for Frozen Pizza, Ice Cream

May 8, 2019

Nestlé USA plans to exit its company-owned frozen Direct-Store-Delivery (DSD) network for its Pizza and Ice Cream businesses, in order to transition to a warehouse model. The change will leverage its highly efficient warehouse network, which Nestlé already uses for frozen meals and snacks. According to the company, this will enable it to better meet […]

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Nestle US Frozen Food Division Is Recovering

April 24, 2019

Nestle has reported its strongest start to a year since 2016, as the company raised prices and experienced growth with its previously underperforming US frozen food brands Hot Pockets and Stouffer’s. Revenue climbed by 3.4% on an organic basis in the first quarter. CEO Mark Schneider beat the 2.8% analysis consensus by the biggest margin […]

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Nestle Set to Close Ice Cream Factory near Paris

October 18, 2018

Froneri, the venture housing much of Nestle ice-cream operations, is looking to close another plant in Europe. The company, set up by Nestle and UK-based R&R Ice Cream in 2016, has announced plans to shut a factory in the northern French city of Beauvais, near Paris. The site is set to close in March, a […]

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