hot drinks

19 Sep 2023
--- Luckin Coffee and Kweichow Moutai, two of China's most prominent beverage companies, have joined forces to launch an innovative alcoholic latte which captured the attention of both coffee and liquor enthusiasts. The... Read More
24 Aug 2023
--- Leading ingredient suppliers Tradin Organic, Cargill and ofi are harnessing satellite monitoring solutions and AI to advance supply chain transparency as Europe prepares for the new EU Deforestation Regulation (EUDR). These... Read More
11 Aug 2023
--- In this week’s news, Scottish start-up Seaweed Enterprises plans to scale up operations to boost seaweed as an abundant ocean resource for nutritious food. Tyson Foods shuts more chicken plants in the US and Beyond... Read More
08 Aug 2023
--- UK-based coffee roaster creator IKAWA and Swiss technology group Bühler are partnering to close the gap between micro- and medium- to large-scale coffee roasting. The collaboration aims to explore the potential for... Read More
01 Aug 2023
--- CoffeeTech start-up Ansā Roasting has announced its US$9M funding to boost the market penetration of its hi-tech micro roaster, helping the company to roll out the product across North America, specifically targeting the... Read More
03 Jul 2023
--- New analysis from consumer organization Which? has revealed that iced coffee beverages from high street coffee chains contain “significant” amounts of sugar, with many “regular-sized” or medium drinks... Read More
30 Jun 2023
--- In this week’s industry news, there are moves in the cell-based pet food space, innovators are leveraging “green technology” in the coffee arena, and the FAO has launched a series of projects targeting... Read More
23 Jun 2023
--- Upcoming EU legislation aims to further incentivize a circular economy for packaging, but leading suppliers are unconvinced by its increased focus on reusables, which studies have determined are less net eco-friendly than... Read More
15 Jun 2023
--- The UK government’s Food Standards Agency (FSA) has published a review of its Novel Foods Regulatory Framework as it targets opportunities to reform the process by which new foods are introduced to the British market.... Read More
13 Jun 2023
--- The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is working with partners to eliminate child labor in key sectors, including cocoa and coffee. The project maps out ways of using blockchain technology for... Read More
12 Jun 2023
--- The Rethink Plastic alliance and a coalition of 81 organizations are calling for effective reuse measures in the Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation to prevent waste from single-use takeaway packaging. The civil society... Read More
31 May 2023
--- According to Innova Market Insights, when it comes to beverages, consumers are willing to pay more for what they value most, despite rising inflation. Additionally, consumers want brands that respond to their core values and... Read More
29 May 2023
--- Stora Enso reveals that the strength of food systems hinges on industry collaboration and an overhaul of the packaging industry. The company’s latest report provides a call to action for the food industry to play its... Read More
24 May 2023
--- Taste and texture remain crucial in encouraging shopper retention, and stabilizers and texturizers are important pieces to this puzzle. Addressing the challenges of price and supply fluctuations of key ingredients like... Read More
10 May 2023
--- Researchers at the American Institute of Physics (AIP) have delved into the role of uneven coffee extraction using a simple mathematical model. They found that by understanding the origin of uneven extraction in brewing... Read More
25 Apr 2023
--- Nestlé has continued to hike prices in the first quarter of the year, which has impacted the volume sales of the business, leading to the company to present negative growth in sales in Powders & Liquid Beverages,... Read More
19 Apr 2023
--- Danimer Scientific and TotalEnergies Corbion have developed a new compostable coffee pod biopolymer that complies with proposed EU packaging regulations.“By developing coffee pods that are fully compostable,... Read More
10 Apr 2023
--- Major airlines, airports and caterers are warning that EU animal agriculture rules are hampering their ability to recycle packaging and food waste and meet sustainability targets. The current regulation requires that all... Read More
15 Mar 2023
--- CBD is on track to be integrated into bread, cereal, ice cream and other common foodstuffs to create a whole new functional food and supplement market, following a greenlight from the UK’s Food Standards Agency (FSA).... Read More
01 Mar 2023
--- Global food insecurity, climate change and resource inefficiency are big problems, but investors are betting on small businesses now more than ever to overcome them. Among an array of promising solutions, alternative... Read More