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CHICAGO, May 22- The world's largest corn processor, Archer Daniels Midland Co, is shifting focus from its long-standing cash generator ethanol into developing new food ingredients as the biofuel boom that underpinned its financial success has cooled. "Coming up with new products is really what keeps us up at night," said Chris Cuddy, president of corn processing.
PARIS— France's parliament has voted to forbid big supermarkets from destroying unsold food, encouraging them to donate to charities or farms instead, as part of a national campaign against food waste. The amendment approved by the National Assembly, the lower house of Parliament, late Thursday is part of a larger environmental bill. The overall bill will go to a...
Patrick Coveney, CEO of Greencore, explains why the company is focusing on growing market share in the U.K. and is holding off from venturing wholeheartedly into mainland Europe.
Cecilia Shee, vice president of Beijing-based Uncle Sam's, hopes that its signature "shumai patty" and other Asian-flavored burgers can attract American diners.
Peter Rodwell, division president for Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa at McDonald's, discusses the unveiling of "Create Your Taste" burger kiosks in Asia.
Sysco's CEO says the FTC, which is suing to block the company's merger with US Foods, has it all wrong.
Household goods are quickly stealing a march on popular brands like Coca-Cola, with Colgate being used in more than half the world’s houses - report.
CHICAGO, May 14- Wholesale U.S. choice-grade beef hit an all-time high on Thursday, spurred by supermarkets stocking up on tight supplies for the May 25 Memorial Day holiday, the kickoff of the summer grilling season, traders and analysts said. Thursday morning's wholesale price for choice beef hit $264.52 per hundredweight, topping the previous record of...
Food-tech companies are creating meat and dairy substitutes to meet global food demand. Will consumers have an appetite for these products?
Tim Lowther, managing director at Smashburger UK, explains why there's still a "huge appetite for burgers."
Former Wall Street financier Chris Andersen has spent a lifetime raising money on Wall Street. Now he's raising pigs.
Many believe these plant-based products are shaping the future of food, including Bill Gates and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin.
BRUSSELS, May 12- Supermarket groups Ahold and Delhaize are in merger talks to create a top 20 global retailer with a major presence in the United States, the two firms said on Tuesday, confirming recent media reports. The company will communicate material updates, if any, in accordance with regulatory requirements, "both Ahold and Delhaize said.
Shares of Ahold and Delhaize surged on Monday on speculation of a blockbuster merger, even though analysts were divided over whether a deal would benefit the Benelux supermarket chains.
The edible cricket market is seen as growing substantially this year, with some players forecasting triple-digit sales growth.
JOHANNESBURG, May 11- Botswana grocer Choppies plans to raise $48 million in a secondary listing on the Johannesburg bourse, it said on Monday, seeking to boost its profile among investors in Africa's largest and most liquid stock market. Under the offering to selected institutional investors in South Africa and Botswana, Choppies will sell 117.4 million new...
There's a reason why burgers have been getting so pricy.
Your mom can pretty much eat her way right though Mother's Day—often for free—with just a little planning, USA Today reports.
With Sainsburys, Tesco and Morrisons posting poor figures, Rahul Sharma, founder and managing director at Neev Capital, says there's a "long hard road ahead."
Whole Foods stock fell 10 percent after the grocer's comparable sales growth disappointed.