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Calbee resumes potato chip sales in Japan


Japan’s largest potato chip producer Calbee (with a 73% market hold) has restarted sales of the country’s most popular snack it suspended in April due to a severe potato shortage.

Brownie Brittle's newest products play into the snacking chocolate trend and the company has new flavors plannned for 2018. Pic: Brownie Brittle

Brownie Brittle launches gluten-free and bites ranges in major US retailers

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Has Europe experienced a diet revolution? Mintel thinks so

Powerful protein: Edible insects packing a punch

Powerful protein: Edible insects packing a punch

China's bakery market is booming, thanks to the consumer's taste for international products as well as a stipulation for highly decorated sweet cakes.

Penchant for Western products supports China’s bakery boom, says analyst

Turkish snack manufacturer Peyman Kuruyemis is getting a substantial investment injection from the European Bank. Pic: Peyman Kuruyemis

European Bank confirms €45m loan to extend Turkish snack producer’s footprint

DTF has worked with Virginia Tech on food packaging in the past. Picture: DTJ.

Jindal Poly Films rumoured to buy European assets of DuPont Teijin Films

The factory explosion. Picture: PressAfrik

One dead, 18 injured in Copelit Afrique boiler explosion

Potica has firmly been placed on the political podium through a surprising exchange between Melania Trump and Pope Francis. Pic: ©iStock/Samo Trebizan

Trump and pope put potica’s political popularity centrestage

South African Rhodes Foods has bought Kwa-Zulu Natal-based Ma Baker pies to strengthen its position in the grow pie market. Pic: ©iStock/Bonchan

Rhodes Food Group finalizes Ma Baker pie acquisition amid strong domestic results

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