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The C40 World Mayor Summit this week in Copenhagen saw the launch of Paboco, the paper bottle company. The company unites some of the world's leading brands and experts in design, material and technology... Read more

In an out-of-this-world first, Aleph Farms, an Israeli food-tech startup, has successfully produced lab-grown meat in space. The company managed to grow cultivated beef patties about the Russian segment of the International Space Station (ISS)... Read more

ABP, one of Europe's largest private agribusiness companies, has announced the introduction of new sustainable packaging. The new packaging will see the amount of plastics used to package its meat products reduced by 70%. It will consist of... Read more

Dust is a major issue in the food industry thanks to the presence of airborne allergens, which, while a problem for workers’ long-term health, can also pose issues further down the line for consumers... Read more

The planning required to pack liquid products into the correct containers can mean the difference between merchandise arriving quickly on shelves or the potential spoilage of goods, and possible legal issues... Read more

The consumption of safe and nutritious food is a basic human right, with safe being a key word. Unfortunately, it’s not uncommon for the safety of food to be called into question, leading to recalls and extensive investigation. Here, George Walker... Read more

The European Commission has issued a fine totalling €31.6-million to two canned foods companies. The two firms had been making price agreements for several years. The Dutch company Coroos was ordered to pay €13.6-million, whereas the French... Read more

Global packaging and paper group Mondi, in cooperation with chemical producer BASF and COROOS, one of the biggest European companies in the preservation of fruits, vegetables and pulses for premium A-brands and private label products, have... Read more

Coca‑Cola HBC, the world's third largest Coca-Cola anchor bottler, is to acquire Acque Minerali, a private natural mineral water and sparkling beverages business based in Italy. The acquisition is being made with The Coca-Cola Company, in-line... Read more

Gourmet food or haute cuisine is expected in high-end restaurants. The dishes served are exotic, pairing unthinkable combinations that tantalise the pallet. Recently this style of cuisine has started to feed into daily cuisine choices, with more... Read more

Recently, biogas plant builder WELTEC BIOPOWER completed a biomethane plant for ALTHO, a French manufacturer of potato chips in St. Gérand, Brittany. The plant was planned and set up by the German manufacturer in collaboration with its French... Read more

HiQ is initiating a partnership with Orkla Foods to explore future digital solutions that help consumers make smart, sustainable choices in the food jungle... Read more

Swedish agricultural cooperative Lantmännen and Norwegian fertiliser company Yara are aiming to take a pioneering role in the transformation of the food system. The partners will launch a pilot project with the ambition to introduce the world’s... Read more

The global population is set to reach nine billion by 2050. Combined with the threat of climate change and the scarcity of natural resources, the food and beverage industry must adapt to fulfil increasing demands for produce. Here, Sean Robinson... Read more

Swiss food and drinks goliath Nestlé has set a target to acheive zero carbon emissions, in line the the aims of the Paris Agreement... Read more

Suntory Beverage and Food Europe (SBFE) has set out its plan to move to 100% sustainable plastic bottles within a decade, fully moving away from virgin plastic derived from fossil fuels, mirroring the Suntory Group’s global ambition... Read more

Danfoss Editron has delivered two 105 kW motors that will help power Edel, the first hybrid vessel built for the aquaculture sector by Norwegian shipyard Moen Marin. Edel is also the first diesel-electric vessel in the fleet of NRS Farming... Read more

The rapid adoption of vegan lifestyle across the world has created a significant demand for non-dairy milk products. A multitude of factors including ethics, environmental concerns and health are creating a movement towards veganism... Read more

Some contaminant yeasts make beer bottles and cans explode. Apart from being dangerous for consumers these ‘diastatic’ yeasts also cause loss of beer batches due to off-flavours, increased alcohol and over-carbonation in products. VTT scientists... Read more

With the appearance, texture, smell and — according to many hardcore meat lovers — taste of an authentic beef-based burger, Impossible Foods epitomises the rise of plant-based meat alternatives. More than a mere lentil patty, the US company’s... Read more

  • Coca-Cola unveils bottles made from recovered marine plastic

  • Tackling transparency

  • European Commission issues €31.6m fine to canned foods cartel

  • Dustcontrol UK

  • Lurisia water bottling plant

  • HiQ & Orkla Foods

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