Rising olive oil price is pressing matter

Output falls sharply in Spain and Italy, with prices back at 2008 levels

Small-cap Week, December 20

MySale, Real Good Food, Fortune Oil, and Beacon Hill featured

Dunkin’ Donuts poised for China push

Asian fund RRJ and Manila’s Jollibee Foods to sign stores deal

Shoppers find Christmas gift in price war

Good harvests also help as cost of festive dinner is trimmed

Unilever drops mayonnaise fight

Giant withdraws suit against egg-free producer start-up

Denmark’s grab for North Pole fans geopolitical rivalry

Russia and Canada expected to file competing claims soon

Welcome to the world of Big Chocolate

Three companies will dominate processing sector

Christmas pudding maker roasted over terms

2 Sisters Food Group asked for up to four months to settle bills

Asia’s agribusinesses enter new fields

Flurry of dealmaking aimed at greater global food chain presence

Coffee hit by higher Brazil forecasts

Volcafe estimates add to bearishness of market

Distillers look beyond sales fall

Exports fell in the first half of this year, but the industry is bullish

Craft distillers breathe new life into US market

Despite the trend, some companies prefer to avoid the label

A wee dram of the real Scottish distillery experience

The industry is finding inventive ways to recruit new advocates of its brands

Building brands bar by bar and street by street

Diageo’s David Gates talks about the challenges of marketing whiskies to a global customer base

Sweden moves from devoted whisky consumer to skilled producer

New distilleries with global plans reveal the quality of Nordic malts

Olam buys ADM cocoa division for $1.3bn

Deal to make Singapore agribusiness one of world’s top three cocoa processors

Chips down for McDonald’s Japan

Potato import delays reflected on the menu

Carlsberg: strange brew

How can Carlsberg reduce its dependence on Russia?

IC — December 13 highlights

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Danone to keep medical nutrition business

Move comes after months of sales speculation


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