15 Sep 2021
--- Olam Food Ingredients (OFI) plans to develop a new dairy processing facility in New Zealand. The facility will produce high-quality dairy ingredients and support innovation capability. The first stage of the investment... Read More
13 Sep 2021
--- COVID-19’s knock-on effects have rippled through the F&B industry, with dairy being no exception. FoodIngredientsFirst speaks to key suppliers, who underscore a shift in consumer behavior toward sustainability and... Read More
07 Sep 2021
--- Indian start-up Proeon has raised US$2.4 million in seed capital for scaling new plant proteins sourced from amaranth, mung bean and Indian chickpea. The sustainable food ingredients company will set up a research lab in the... Read More
03 Sep 2021
--- Royal DSM is poised to acquire First Choice Ingredients, a key supplier of dairy-based savory flavorings, for US$453 million. Subject to regulatory approval, the transaction is expected to close in Q4 2021. Hailed as a... Read More
03 Sep 2021
--- Tetra Pak’s 22nd annual sustainability report is highlighting the company’s 70 percent greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) reduction in its own operations from 2010 to 2020, Scope 1 and 2. The company also reduced... Read More
01 Sep 2021
--- Eat Just, Inc. is joining forces with Doha Venture Capital (DVC) and Qatar Free Zones Authority (QFZA) to build the first-ever cultivated meat facility in the Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) region. Regulatory... Read More
31 Aug 2021
--- Nestlé has inaugurated its largest R+D Accelerator in a bid to accelerate “the translation of fundamental science into cross-category innovations” with rapid speed to market. The new center is embedded at... Read More
26 Aug 2021
--- The inflationary environment created by COVID-19 is expected to challenge dairy giant Arla Foods and its farmer owners, with increasing production costs due to higher prices on fuel, energy, packaging and feed.
25 Aug 2021
--- Singapore- and US-based TurtleTree Labs is teaming up with Solar Biotech in the US to rapidly scale the production of cell-based milk. The move marks an important step into the manufacturing viability of cell-based milk as a... Read More
25 Aug 2021
--- The Global Leaders Group on Antimicrobial Resistance is calling on all countries to significantly reduce the levels of antimicrobial drugs used in global food systems. The move includes stopping the use of medically... Read More
25 Aug 2021
--- This year, privately held Lactalis outpaced long-time industry giant Nestlé as the world’s biggest dairy player, according to new Rabobank analysis. Lactalis’ attention to organic growth, as well as its... Read More
24 Aug 2021
--- Nabati Foods, a plant-based food tech company, is launching its plant-based liquid egg product in Canada. Nabati Plant Eggz is poised to disrupt the retail shelves and promises to rival the consistency, taste, and texture as... Read More
20 Aug 2021
--- US dairy farmers are breathing a sigh of relief after the government says they are eligible for pandemic-related financial help after months of struggling with the impacts of COVID-19.
19 Aug 2021
--- Planteneers has developed two new solutions for hybrid plant and animal products, appealing to meat-eaters unwilling to compromise on taste. The fiildMeat+ and the fiildDairy+ range can help formulators cut the amount of... Read More
18 Aug 2021
--- Complaints about the UK’s Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board’s (AHDB) 'We Eat Balanced' advertising campaign have not been upheld by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) in an important... Read More
17 Aug 2021
--- On the back of rising demand for dairy alternatives, key players in the oat space are scaling production to keep pace with the forecasted growth. Among notable developments, Finnish ingredients supplier Raisio is... Read More
17 Aug 2021
--- A unique plant milk made from New Zealand grown kabocha buttercup squash will be available in supermarkets across Asia following a partnership between a Hawke’s Bay company and the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI).
13 Aug 2021
--- With the exception of sugar reduction in soft drinks, the UK’s top ten food companies have made limited changes to the healthiness of their products in response to Public Health England’s (PHE) voluntary... Read More
10 Aug 2021
--- Israeli bio-pharmaceutical company Mileutis is preparing for the final commercialization stages for Imilac, a solution that helps dairy cows avoid antibiotic resistance. The company forecasts that future applications of its... Read More
06 Aug 2021
--- Swedish oat drink maker Oatly has lost a trademark case against a UK-based family farm that sells “PureOaty” drink. Glebe Farm was recently taken to court by the multinational in a matter relating to the name and... Read More