FDA greenlights increase in vitamin D fortification in cereal-based products

USA- The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given the greenlight to food companies to the fortification levels of vitamin D fortification in cereal-based category products. The approval comes 3 years after Kellogg, a major player in the UK breakfast cereal category, petitioned the regulator to update guidelines for Vitamin D fortification for cereal products.   For Kellogg, adding…

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Kellogg fully exits Russia with sale of operations to local firm Chernogolovka

RUSSIA- American multinational food manufacturing company, Kellogg, is divesting its operations in Russia to local snacks and drinks maker Chernogolovka. Founded in 1998, Chernogolovka makes snacks, energy drinks, and bottled water, and has been producing Cola Chernogolovka since May, following the suspension of sales in Russia by soda giants Coca-Cola and PepsiCo. Chernogolovka, which has also started supplying soft drinks…

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