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Snack Foods

PepsiCo Sets New Sodium Reduction Targets for Convenient Foods Portfolio

Nov. 15, 2023
New nutrition initiatives will also focus on adding diverse ingredients to the portfolio, all in the name of improving consumer health.
Courtesy of Cibo Vita
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Mergers & Acquisitions

Citation Capital Acquires Majority Interest in Snack Processor Cibo Vita

Oct. 12, 2023
Cibo Vita expects investment from private-equity firm to push growth while maintaining position at the forefront of innovation in the category.
Courtesy of Second Nature Brands
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Mergers & Acquisitions

Second Nature Brands Snags Sahale Snacks from The J.M. Smucker Co.

Sept. 28, 2023
Michigan-based snack and treat processor adds Sahale for a reported $34 million price tag.
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Nestlé Divests Peanut Allergy Treatment Business

Sept. 5, 2023
Citing lower-than-anticipated demand, Nestlé Health Science sells Palforzia to Stallergenes Greer — only three years after acquiring the business.
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People on the Move

Hormel Foods Makes Key Retail Leadership Appointments

July 13, 2023
Scott Aakre, Lisa Selk, Natosha Walsh and Lynn Egner will step into new roles overseeing various aspects of the retail marketing and sales efforts for Hormel.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Campbell Soup Co. Sells Emerald Nuts Business to Flagstone Foods

May 30, 2023
Snack nuts business generated net sales of $66 million in fiscal 2022 for Campbell.
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New Project Finds Almond Hulls Could Be Used as Ingredients

April 13, 2023
Mattson and California Almond Board have developed a process to use the byproduct in human food.

ADM Settles Peanut Price-Fixing Case

March 16, 2021
Archer Daniels Midland has agreed to pay $45 million to settle a lawsuit accusing the company of fixing prices for U.S. peanut crops.

Ingredient Round Up: December 2020

Dec. 21, 2020
Our editors selected the following food and beverage ingredient products to feature in our December 2020 issue of Food Processing. See which products they chose.
Bakery & Baked Goods

New Food and Beverage Product Rollout: November 2020

Nov. 20, 2020
Our editors selected the following food and beverage products to feature in our November 2020 issue of Food Processing. See which products they chose.
Snack Foods

Laird Superfood has Entered the Snacking Business With A New Type of Snacking Nut

Nov. 20, 2020
Grown on trees in the nutrient-rich volcanic soil of the Philippines, Pili Nuts are naturally high in fat, positioning them as a long-lasting energizing and fuel-up snack.