Stan Smith signs lifelong deal with Adidas Originals The tennis player originally partnered with the brand in 1973 to promote a white leather tennis shoe. Now, the shoe comes in several different styles and has become one of Adidas' best-selling sneakers. Read more.

Danone among investors of farming start-up Agricool Including an investment from Danone’s investment arm, the French urban agriculture start-up Agricool has secured $28m in its latest round. Other investors included Bpifrance Large Venture Fund, Antoine Arnault via Marbeuf Capital and Solomon Hykes. Read more.

Cargill opens $70m protein headquarters in Kansas The 188,000-square-foot building is located in Wichita. Last week, Cargill announced plans to grow its business in Asia and has since acquired Colombian chicken producer Campollo, further expanding its poultry business. Read more.

Heineken acquires majority stake in La Cibeles The Spanish craft brewer hopes the partnership will boost its distribution and export capacity. Heineken also owns Amstel, Tecate and Cruzcampo. Last year, the company invested €6.4m to enable the production of canned Cruzcampo and Amstel beers. Read more.

Orkla and Continental Foods reach a deal for Mrs Cheng’s Belgium-based Continental Foods will purchase Mrs Cheng’s soy sauce brand from Orkla Foods Sverige for an undisclosed fee. Orkla acquired Mrs Cheng's in 2017 for $2.61m. Read more.

Mondelēz International has invested $5 million in technical centre Located in Wroclaw, Poland, the expanded site will serve as the research and development hub for several of the company's brands, which include Oreo, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Trident. Read more.