Another set of disappointing results have spelled the end for McDonald's CEO Don Thompson, who will be replaced by Chief Brand Officer Steve Easterbrook. He will take over on 1...
Belgian-Brazilian brewer AB InBev has sold more beer in Belgium in 2014, thanks to the World Championship football because the bottom line is that beer consumption is dwindling.
The Moulin family, which owns the French luxury department store chain Galeries Lafayette, has increased its share in Carrefour to 9.5 % and has now strengthened its position as the...
Picard Surgelés, the French frozen food chain, seeks growth in its home country through franchising. That marks a change in strategy, because up until now the group only operated through...
Belgian restaurant chain Foodmaker, which recently relaunched under the guidance of salad producer Starmeal, has turned its attention to the conquest of Europe. Neighbouring countries France, the Netherlands and Germany...
Belgian food group Vandemoortele has bought Italian Lanterna-Agritech, Italy's market leader in frozen focaccia and ciabatta, for an undisclosed fee.
Despite a Russian import ban on European food products, it seems that pears from Belgium are still making their way into the country through Belarus and Kazakhstan.
British-Dutch multinational Unilever has not sold as many products over the past year as analysts had expected. Particularly its fourth quarter was disappointing, but profit did grow nevertheless.
Carrefour's turnover for its full fiscal year 2014 has grown 3.9 %. The French supermarket chain has even experienced slight growth in Belgium, but its largest turnover growth has been...
Sander van der Laan will resign as Ahold CEO and executive board member on 1 February. He will be able to hold his head high as he leaves as Albert...
Swiss chocolate maker Lindt has had a very successful fiscal 2014, thanks to strong American sales after its Russel Stover acquisition.
Online games are cheaper and more effective than tv ads in an attempt to lure children towards food products, an Australian-New Zealand university research shows.