Brazilian private equity firm 3G Capital (run by AB InBev's management) and Warren Buffett's Berkshire have acquired American food manufacturer Kraft Foods and will merge it with a previous purchase...
Aldi is preparing a future in eCommerce: the German discounter will soon open a pilot web shop in the United Kingdom. The British market, already very eager on buying online...
British retailer Sainsbury's has published disappointing results for its fourth quarter (ending on 14 March), with like-for-like turnover down 1.9 %. The drop was despite a price cut for 1,100...
Last year, Belgium retained its title of the world's largest frozen potato products exporter, with a record 3.8 million tons of potatoes processed in 2014 - up 6.9 % compared...
Albert Heijn has reached another milestone with the launch of its Belgian online sales and the opening of its first three Belgian pick-up points in Antwerp, Lokeren and Ghent.
Dutch dairy giant FrieslandCampina has appointed Belgian Tine Snels as the new general maanger of its Ingredients division, worth 2.3 billion euro and employing 3,000 people.
French supermarket chain Carrefour has managed to raise its 2014 net profit by 24.1 %, to 1.18 billion euro, despite still having to function without its CEO.
Belgian supermarket chain Delhaize has seen its 2014 profits halved to 89 million euro, due to the restructuring in its home market. The good news comes from the US and...
British bakery chain Greggs has seen its profits rise 41 %, which has resulted in a record 80 million euro profit.
Hein Deprez, CEO of Belgian vegetable producer Univeg, wants to create a worldwide market leader in fruit and vegetables through a merger with Greenyard Foods and Peatinvest. Together, the group...
Carrefour is silently preparing to relaunch its former discount brand ED. About a third of the acquired Dia stores in France would be turned into Ed stores, while the remainder...
Albert Heijn's CEO Wouter Kolk feels it is imperative his company regains a sense of flair and entrepreneurship in its stores while its organization becomes competitive again.