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Mar 19th, 2021
Nestle Completes Sale of NA Bottled Water Brands
A pair of private-equity firms assumed ownership of brands including Poland Spring, Deer Park, Arrowhead, Ozarka, Zephyrhills and Pure Life.
Mar 31st, 2021
Mexico President Rallies Against Beer & Milk Production in Arid Areas
López Obrador canceled plans for a huge brewery on Mexico’s northern border last year, and on Sunday he questioned the whole idea of producing beer for export.
Mar 29th, 2021
Report: Fresno Poultry Plant Tipped About Virus Inspection
Hundreds were infected in the outbreak late last year at the Foster Farms plant in southeast Fresno and at least five workers have died.
Mar 19th, 2021
Employee Kills 2 Co-Workers at Wisconsin Food Warehouse, Then Self
The shootings occurred inside a Roundy's distribution center near Milwaukee overnight Tuesday.
Mar 17th, 2021
Cargo-Container Shortage Hampers Washington Farm Exports
One of the state's biggest tree-fruit exporters normally ships up to 15 containers of fruit per week to Taiwan, and now suddenly has none.
Mar 11th, 2021
Shipload of Cattle to be Killed After 2 Months at Sea
Two ports have failed to allow the cattle to disembark.
Mar 1st, 2021
Beyond Meat Reaches Distribution Deals With McDonald's, Yum Brands
Yum Brands owns retail chains KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut.
Feb 25th, 2021
Court Says Amazon Must Tell Consumers the Origin of Fruit & Produce
A German court rejected Amazon's appeal against having to specify the country of origin of fresh fruit and vegetables that it sells.
Feb 18th, 2021
Ahold Delhaize E-Commerce Sales Soar 72% in Q4
The company, which owns grocer brands Stop & Shop, Food Lion and Hannaford in the US, said global sales jumped nearly 13 percent in Q4.
Feb 17th, 2021
Nestle Unveils Dairy-Free KitKat Bar
The KitKat V, which it said will be launched later this year in several countries, is certified vegan and uses 100 percent sustainable cocoa
Feb 15th, 2021
Nestle-Owned Freshly to Open Delivery Hub Near Atlanta, Hire 250
The 134,000-square-foot facility will be Freshly's largest dedicated order-assembly facility to date and will begin operating in mid-February.
Feb 10th, 2021