Conagra Brands has agreed to acquire meat snack brand Duke's, as well as seeds line-up Bigs, for an undisclosed amount. Read more
Ferrero has agreed to acquire Fannie May, a US confectioner which makes a variety of premium boxed chocolate products. Read more
Ingredients manufacturer Evolva will receive €28m investment over the next three years in return for up to 12.7% of its business. Read more
European vending group Selecta has agreed to acquire Pelican Rouge, the Dutch coffee machine provider, for an undisclosed sum. Read more
PepsiCo is reportedly in talks with J&F Investimentos to acquire Brazilian dairy company Vigor. Read more
February added 41 food and drink transactions to the bevblog.net mergers and acquisitions database, writes Richard Hall. Read more
Parmalat, the Lactalis-owned dairy company, has acquired a number of cheese companies in Chile for a combined €100m. Read more
The acquisitions of Eden Springs and S&D Coffee have contributed to growth in Cott Corporation's pre-tax earnings. Read more
Kraft Heinz has 'amicably agreed' to withdraw its interest in Unilever, after having a $143 billion approach rejected on Friday. Read more
Alex Clere asks what benefits a merger would provide to Unilever and Kraft Heinz, after details of an approach emerged. Read more
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