hot drinks

28 Jul 2022
--- Nestlé’s total reported sales have risen 9.2% to CHF 45.6 billion (US$47.5 billion), with its Nespresso coffee brand growing at a high single-digit rate and double-digit growth in confectionery, including a... Read More
27 Jul 2022
--- Morrisons is opening a “lower environmental impact store” in Little Clacton, UK. The store will use 43% less carbon, stock 366 loose products and be almost waste-free by using less packaging and enabling... Read More
14 Jul 2022
--- Green coffee origin exporter olam food ingredients (ofi) has surpassed the halfway mark on its target to supply 200,000 farmers with technical support and training to boost their resilience to severe weather changes and... Read More
13 Jul 2022
--- At the IFT First Annual Event and Expo, natural preservation specialist Kemin is showcasing Proteus, a patented line of functional proteins marketed as a clean label alternative to traditional phosphates.
27 Jun 2022
--- GEA has started installing a production facility to produce two complete lines of freeze-dried and spray-dried instant coffee for olam food ingredients (ofi), with production scheduled to start in 2023. The facility will be... Read More
01 Jun 2022
--- Consumers of coffee, with sugar or without, caffeinated or not, have a substantially lower risk of suffering an early death. Drinking between 1.5 to 4.5 cups a day lowers by around 30% the early mortality chances, according... Read More
21 Apr 2022
--- Guinness has begun the global rollout of its new hybrid beverage, Cold Brew Coffee Beer amid a boom in take home sales of Ready-to-Drink iced coffees. With approximately 2 mg of caffeine per can – the same as a decaf... Read More
07 Apr 2022
--- UK rules requiring takeaways, restaurants and cafés to display calorie information for non-prepackaged food and soft drinks are now in force. Calorie counts will now be displayed on menus, online menus, third-party... Read More
30 Mar 2022
--- Global online searches for “health benefits of drinking coffee” increased by 650% over the last 12 months, according to the Institute for Scientific Information on Coffee (ISIC) analysis. The majority of the... Read More
10 Mar 2022
--- Nestlé USA is planning a US$675 million investment to build a new beverage facility in Arizona, US, to boost its market position in the creamer and flavored milk categories.
01 Mar 2022
--- Capsoil FoodTech, part of Prodalim Group, has developed a method for incorporating bioavailable and water-soluble oil-based nutritional additives into coffee pods. Coffee makers can now offer consumers their favorite drink... Read More
23 Feb 2022
--- NatureWorks and IMA are fast-tracking commercialization of compostable coffee pods for distribution to coffee brands and roasters. The partners have instigated a first trial phase for the K-Cup compatible pods. “With... Read More
11 Feb 2022
--- In a recent spate of companies committing to eradicate deforestation from its supply chains, Rotterdam-based Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) has joined the ranks of industry giants who pledge to improve global food systems.
09 Feb 2022
--- Upcycled ingredient manufacturer Alvinesa Natural Ingredients has acquired Cades Penedes, a Catalonian processor of grape-derived sustainable ingredients. The move will increase Alvinesa's production capacity by up to... Read More
01 Feb 2022
--- Tea, coffee and botanical solutions supplier Finlays has sealed a deal with flavor house Firmenich, which gives Firmenich full sales rights to two core parts of Finlays’ cold-brew coffee and tea extract portfolios in... Read More
27 Jan 2022
--- Coffee, cashews and avocados are essential crops for consumers and small-scale tropical farmers worldwide – but they are facing critical risks as the planet warms up. Future production will be nowhere near current... Read More
24 Dec 2021
--- UK tea, coffee and botanical extracts supplier Finlays is selling its Sri Lankan tea estates to Browns Investments. The deal will include the Hapugastenne Plantations (HPL) and Udapussellawa Plantations (UPL).
17 Dec 2021
--- Research from Kerry has revealed that chocolate is the top festive beverage flavor this winter, with consumers seeking indulgent, dessert-inspired tastes that appeal to their sense of nostalgia. Meanwhile, with consumers... Read More
08 Dec 2021
--- The price of coffee beans has doubled over the last year partly due to record freight costs and extreme weather events in Brazil, olam food ingredients (ofi) is highlighting. The supplier has released its outlook detailing... Read More
01 Dec 2021
--- The Calabretta-owned flavor business Comax has been acquired by Florida Food Products (FFP), with the family maintaining an ownership stake. The companies reached an agreement in which FFP will assume majority ownership.