The German Monopolies Commission has advised against Edeka's intended acquisition of Kaiser's Tengelmann. The commission was asked to examine whether the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy could re-evaluate...
An increasing number of companies in the coffee market are forming ever bigger mergers, which has prompted coffee maker Illycaffé to sell a 70 million euro bond. The money will...
Dutch brewery group Heineken has outperformed analysts' expectations over the past 6 months, both in terms of turnover and profit. It also gained a bit of market share, which is...
The European Union has confirmed it will prolong the measures for all farmers struck by the Russian trade boycott for another year. The support program will now continue until June...
Mondelez International has been able to limit its continuous turnover drop better than expected in the second quarter. Higher prices and fewer costs have helped the company (a little) to...
Meal delivery service Deliveroo, which delivers meals from top-notch restaurants, aims to expand its European operations. The London-based service currently has some 100,000 customers, but a 70 million dollar capital...
Ahold USA has joined the Fair Food Program, meant to help improve the lives of agricultural workers across the nation. It will specifically focus on workers in the tomato industry.
Supermarket chain Spar is currently developing a formula for a sustainable supermarket, together with 28 students from the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences in Austria.
Belgian beer group AB InBev has under-performed across the board in the second quarter, below what analysts had expected. The biggest brewery group in the world couldn't reach last year's...
The Belgian Delhaize Group experienced a 3.2 % second quarter turnover growth, mainly thanks to the United States and Southern Europe. On its Belgian home market, turnover dropped 0.6 %.
After several months of negotiations, the world's seventh largest coffee maker Lavazza has acquired France's biggest coffee label Carte Noire for some 800 million euro.
French Bonduelle, which sells frozen and canned vegetables, wants to acquire its American competitor Green Giant. The move is meant to strengthen the French company's position in North America.