Food HBC & Consumables

09/18/2014 - 13:30

The WhiteWave Foods Company, a leading consumer packaged food and beverage company in North America and Europe, has agreed to acquire So Delicious Dairy Free from its existing shareholders, led by Wasserstein & Co., for approximately $195 million in cash.

09/18/2014 - 12:14

Solid same store sales growth at Rite Aid caused second quarter profits to surge but looming pressure on pharmacy margins prompted the company to reduce its full year outlook.

09/17/2014 - 16:11

The worldwide introduction of 250 new items in the couldn’t help General Mills overcome other challenges that caused sales and profits to decline during the company’s first quarter.

09/17/2014 - 14:28

As more retail promotions migrate online, RetailMeNot has introduced two new products poised to disrupt the traditional print circular.

09/17/2014 - 12:51

Regional food retailer Grocery Outlet has swapped one private equity owner for another as it looks to drive growth beyond its existing 210 store footprint in six Western states.

09/16/2014 - 12:27

Goya Foods plans to open a state-of-the-art distribution center in Georgia to aid with the expansion of their business in the southeast region.

09/15/2014 - 14:58

Six of the nation’s largest food companies and the Walmart Foundation are appealing to Americans with an innovative digital campaign to direct $3.7 million in donations to food banks.

09/15/2014 - 11:49

Pharmavite has named Etienne Patout as its new chief marketing officer and Brett Buatti as VP operations.

09/12/2014 - 17:30

Anheuser-Busch has teamed up with Gratafy to launch a mobile gifting pilot on Facebook designed to enable real-time connections between the beer brand and its customers.