UK > U.S based Molson Coors Brewing Company acquires UK based Aspall Cyder Limited

molson coors logo Molson Coors and Aspall, are joining hands as Aspall Cyber Limited by Molson Coors. Both brewing companies are built with a passion for building extraordinary brands and both companies also have similar family-orientated ownership structures. Run by the eighth generation of the family of Clement Chevallier and founded in 1728, Aspall’s quality portfolio includes premium cider, leading specialty vinegars including More …

PERU > Global Pizza brand, Little Caesars expands into Peru and Nicaragua

Little Caesars logo The world’s third largest pizza chain, Little Caesars expands into Central and South America with two restaurants in Nicaragua and one in Peru. Only after a few months of opening its first restaurant in Chile, one restaurant will begin operations in the first week of December in both Nicaragua and Peru, while second restaurant in Nicaragua will open in January More …

USA > Canada based Maple Leaf Foods is set to acquire USA based Field Roast Grain Meat Co. for $120 million plus related costs

Maple leaf foods logo Field Roast Grain Meat, a leading premium grain- based meat and vegan cheese products company, is to be acquired by Maple Leaf foods for $120 million plus related costs. Field Roast Grain Meat has sales of approximately $38 million and the transaction was expected to be closed at the end of 2017 subject to customary regulations and transaction conditions. Maple More …

NEW ZEALAND > UK based Hilton Foods Group announces a new meat processing facility in Auckland, New Zealand investing NZ $ 54 million( $37.12 million)

Hilton Food logo Investing NZ $54 million ($37.12 million), Hilton Food Group plc., leading specialist international meat packing company is establishing a new facility, expanding an existing site in New Zealand. Progressive Enterprises Ltd, a subsidiary of Woolworths Ltd, is New Zealand’s leading retailer and the buyer of Hilton Food Group plc. Hilton Foods New Zealand, Hilton’s new formed subsidiary is the main More …

ITALY > India based Roha acquires Italy based New Foods S.p.A

roha Roha is set to acquire New Foods Industry S.p.A in Verona, Italy to position themselves in the color sector with synergistic innovative ingredients as New Foods Industry is considered as an expert in dry ingredients for the food and beverage industry. Roha and New Foods merger makes sense because of their similar business philosophies and complementary business segments. According to More …

SCOTLAND > US based Pizza Hut invests £611,000 (US$ 820K) in its Edinburgh Pizza Hut Restaurants and creates 20 new jobs

pizzahut Investing £611,000 and creating 20 new jobs, Pizza hut is transforming the restaurants at North Bridge and Kinnaird Park into a more contemporary feel. In addition the new menu will also include chicken wings, Kentucky style BBQ ribs and new additions to their warm cookie dough. The center stage is still taken by Pizza Hut restaurants famous icons such as More …

SERBIA > Nepal based CG group opens up a manufacturing facility in Serbia creating 1200 new jobs

Chaudhary Group logo Makers of the popular Wai Wai noodles, Chaudhary Group has ventured into the European Market by establishing its first manufacturing plant in Serbia. Wai Wai is claimed to have 27 percent market share for instant noodles in India as 8 of the 15 CG foods manufacturing facilities are based in India. Strategically positioned at Ruma in Serbia, the location of More …

USA > Switzerland based Nestlé invests $500 million to own 68% share in Blue Bottle

nestle logo Investing around $500 million in indie coffee brand, Blue Bottle, Nestlé has acquired 68 percent in the Bay Area- based company. Blue Bottle was founded in 2002 as a small roaster which currently has grown to 50 minimalist- cool- high end coffee shops in Bay Area, LA, NYC and Tokyo. The investment will enable Blue Bottle to invest in new More …