20 Aug 2019
--- US multinational retail corporation Walmart and media platform BuzzFeed’s “Tasty” division have partnered to offer consumers “shoppable recipes.” The retailer invites shoppers to add the entire... Read More
19 Aug 2019
--- Advancements in agri-tech and sustainable supply chain management are contributing to the narrowing of yield gaps between organic and conventional farming. Within this market, players have invested in novel solutions that... Read More
13 Aug 2019
--- Global ingredients and premix supplier Prinova has expanded into the Asia-Pacific (APAC) market with the establishment of a subsidiary in Sydney, Australia. The subsidiary will serve customers in Australia and New Zealand,... Read More
12 Aug 2019
--- Increasing consumer interest in “natural” foods has led to industry challenges concerning food waste, safety and appearance, according to an article published by Kerry Health and Nutrition Institute (KHNI). There... Read More
09 Aug 2019
--- The increasingly health-conscious consumer and the rise of the healthy indulgence trend have both contributed to the demand for better-for-you cakes. This is according to Morten Hoffmann Kyed, Director Product Management at... Read More
30 Jul 2019
--- Key trends in the bakery sector include exotic flavors, an emphasis on health and a shift towards crafted foods. Additionally, naturalness and freshness are increasingly important to consumers, although the pursuit of... Read More
18 Jul 2019
--- Dawn Foods is “revitalizing” its entire product portfolio, categorizing products to make it easier for customers to select the correct solution for individual applications. As part of its continued growth as a... Read More
10 Jul 2019
--- German flour and starch company Kröner-Stärke is expanding into one of the oldest grains, with its Vital Spelt Gluten and Spelt Starches range. The clean label products are marketed as containing no additives and... Read More
03 Jul 2019
--- Gelatine and collagen peptide company Gelita is releasing agar-agar in the form of sheets to be used as a gelling agent in foods. The company says the product is a “world-first” and will be simpler and more... Read More
01 Jul 2019
--- In the midst of a mammoth global climate debate, inventor of the modern plant-based emulsifier Palsgaard has cemented its position as an “early mover” on the carbon production front. The Danish company has... Read More
05 Jun 2019
--- Ingredion is looking into Clara Foods’ innovative pipeline that encompasses solutions that address several platforms beyond chicken-less egg proteins. Clean label preservatives, clean proteins, nutritionals for... Read More
03 Jun 2019
--- Queen Mary University London is calling on Public Health England (PHE) to include cakes and biscuits in its calorie reduction program following a recent UK study examining fat content in retailers’ own-label and... Read More
27 May 2019
--- Ardent Mills is launching a new set of capabilities within the existing mill in the popular River North Art District (RiNo) of Denver, Colorado. The mill’s new processing “muscle” will directly support The... Read More
22 May 2019
--- The vegan market continues to experience buoyant growth as global consumers increasingly push the demand for sustainable and healthy products with robust animal welfare credentials. There is ongoing NPD across a multitude of... Read More
10 May 2019
--- Corbion has launched a new conditioning option specifically designed for tortillas, that is touted as delivering all the product quality and performance its customers are used to while catering to the desire for a cleaner... Read More
07 May 2019
--- A year after EU legislation came into force concerning the amount of potentially carcinogenic acrylamide in foods – with “benchmark” levels being set for various products – Kerry announced that the... Read More
06 May 2019
--- Several EU-level civil society organizations have joined forces to call for a ban on the use of food additive titanium dioxide (E171) over concerns about its safety. The demand to remove E171 from the EU list of permitted... Read More
01 May 2019
--- The NanoPack project has reported significant advancements in the shelf-life and quality extension of a range of foods when packaged in nano-active materials. Funded by the EU Horizon 2020 scheme, the project aims to... Read More
24 Apr 2019
--- Global food and agri-business Olam International has submitted a binding offer to acquire 100 percent equity ownership of Dangote Flour Mills Plc (DFM), a flour and pasta manufacturer in Nigeria, for an enterprise value of... Read More
16 Apr 2019
--- Orkla is expanding its acquisitions further with its latest deal to buy Zeelandia Sweden AB, a supplier of margarine, vegetable oils and bakery ingredients to the Swedish market. The deal marks the latest purchase for Orkla... Read More