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Chobani in talks with PepsiCo, Coca-Cola and others over sale of minority stake

PepsiCo and Coca-Cola Co are among large CPG firms in talks to invest in Chobani in a deal that would value the Greek yogurt manufacturer at as much as $3bn, including debt, according to Reuters.

Chobani's Flip is the #1 brand in the 'mix-in' yogurt segment with a 35% share, claims the company

Manitoba Harvest sales approaching C$100m in 2015 as hemp food market heats up

OK, so the Declaration of Independence was not, as urban myth would have it, written on hemp (the said document was written on parchment). But 239 years later, this ultra-versatile super seed is finally gaining traction as a food ingredient in the United States, according to the world’s largest hemp...

Securing long term supply key to success in chia, quinoa spheres, marketer says

Finding the right partners to guarantee long term supply is the key to success in the super foods game, said the executive of a bulk chia and quinoa supplier based on Florida.

Study supports cranberry’s heart health benefits

Drinking cranberry juice may improve vascular function and blood pressure, says a new study funded by the Cranberry Institute.

Dairy Farmers of America breaks ground on Kansas milk powder plant

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) has broken ground on a $235m milk powder plant in Garden City, Kansas.

Arctic Nutrition makes formal US market entry with omega-3, protein ingredients from herring roe

Norwegian firm Arctic Nutrition AS has achieved market penetration with the formal launch in the US market of its Romega phospholipid omega-3 ingredient sourced from herring roe. 


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