19 Jul 2024
--- This week, Cargill backed methane-reduction research with a US$1 million investment and ADM terminated its lactic and polylactic acid projects amid rising construction costs. Meanwhile, UK food inflation dropped by 0.2% and... Read More
19 Jul 2024
--- Around two-thirds of UK adolescents’ daily energy intake comprises ultra-processed foods (UPFs), although consumption decreased by 4.8% from 2008 to 2019. The new study finds the highest UPF consumption among... Read More
18 Jul 2024
--- Consumers in Europe prefer regenerative agricultural practices over conventional methods due to their low environmental impact, but often confuse it with organic processes, says EIT Foods’ recent study. It also... Read More
17 Jul 2024
--- Food packaging manufacturer Sabert has unveiled a multifunctional and fully recyclable packaging solution for sushi made using sustainable materials. The product, Tray2Go, features a robust and durable double-wall tray... Read More
15 Jul 2024
--- Old Pal, a US-based cannabis lifestyle brand, has joined forces with culinary pioneer Babish to introduce a new product to the cannabis-infused F&B landscape: “Old Pal x Babish THC-Infused Sugar.”
15 Jul 2024
--- Food packaging labels in India will soon require the display of the total salt, sugar and saturated fat content to be in bold letters with a larger font size, following the Food Safety and Standards Authority of... Read More
12 Jul 2024
--- This week in industry news, Cargill addressed sustainability challenges in the agriculture supply chain through a research partnership. US-based Innophos launched a specialty phosphate blend to increase yield and juiciness... Read More
08 Jul 2024
--- World food prices remain consistent in June after three consecutive monthly spikes, as a surge in vegetable oil, sugar and dairy products prices offset a decrease in the price of cereals. Meanwhile, the meat index was... Read More
05 Jul 2024
--- This week in industry news, Cargill entered a distribution deal for its postbiotic EpiCor, and the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) appointed 180 experts for its scientific panel. Meanwhile, Brenntag expanded its... Read More
04 Jul 2024
--- The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has released its second opinion on arsenic in food, after the European Commission (EC) asked it to provide four scientific opinions on the food contaminant, considering the toxic... Read More
03 Jul 2024
--- More than 94% of the members of the European association of trade in cereals, oilseeds, rice, pulses, olive oil, oils and fats, animal feed and agro supply (COCERAL) sample their produce to “monitor mycotoxins,”... Read More
03 Jul 2024
--- According to new figures from the British Retail Consortium (BRC), food inflation rates decelerated to 2.5% in June, down from 3.2% in May. This is below the three-month average rate of 3.0% and is the fourteenth consecutive... Read More
28 Jun 2024
--- With a history of over 160 years in the food and beverage market, Tate & Lyle has long been a staple in the industry. Even so, last week’s announcement about the company’s plans to buy CP Kelco, a seller of... Read More
26 Jun 2024
--- Life sciences financier Novo Holdings has invested in Indian agritech company AgNext Technologies, a provider of artificial intelligence-based food quality assessment technologies that aims to enhance sustainable... Read More
21 Jun 2024
--- GoodMills Innovation launches Snow Prebiotic Fibers, a combination of seven dietary fibers for bakery products with a mild taste and beneficial effect on the gut microbiome. The fiber sources promote a rich diversity of... Read More
21 Jun 2024
--- Canada, one of the world’s leading food suppliers, has announced up to C$5.5 million (US$4 million) over three years to Group Export Agri-Food Québec-Canada, the country’s largest association of agri-food... Read More
20 Jun 2024
--- North American grocery retail group Ahold Delhaize USA has partnered with global snacking player Kellanova (formerly Kellogg Company) and North American agribusiness Bartlett to reduce Scope 3 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions... Read More
20 Jun 2024
--- With the General Election fast approaching and parties recently releasing their manifestos, Food Ingredients First examines the key pledges of the main three parties and explores what they could mean for the F&B... Read More
19 Jun 2024
--- Brussels-based consumer organization SAFE is advocating for stricter maximum acrylamide levels in food products to diminish health hazards. The organization launched a new campaign focusing on raising awareness of acrylamide... Read More
18 Jun 2024
--- Daymer Ingredients, a British ingredients supplier, has entered into an agreement with AKV, a Danish potato ingredients producer, to sell its native and clean label, functional potato starches across the UK.