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Cargill Invests $35 Million in Europe to Produce Soluble Fibers

  Cargill Invests $35 Million in Europe to Produce Soluble Fibers

Cargill is investing $35 million (€32 million) in Europe to add soluble fibers to its current broad portfolio of starches,

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Fi Innovation Awards -The Finalists are Revealed

  Fi Innovation Awards -The Finalists are Revealed

A total of 34 companies have made it into the final round of the Fi Innovation Awards. This award honours

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‘Storytelling: Winning with Words’ Leads Innova Market Insights’ Top Trends For 2020

  ‘Storytelling: Winning with Words’ Leads Innova Market Insights’ Top Trends For 2020

Increased consumer interest in the stories behind their food and beverage products and their notable influence on purchasing decisions has

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Wensleydale to Increase Cheese Production With £17.9 Million HSBC UK Support

  Wensleydale to Increase Cheese Production With £17.9 Million HSBC UK Support

Wensleydale Creamery, home of the famous Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese, is investing in new equipment to increase production capacity following a

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Green Light For CKA’s Acquisition of Greene King

  Green Light For CKA’s Acquisition of Greene King

The European Commission has approved, under the EU Merger Regulation, the acquisition of Greene King, the UK’s leading integrated brewer

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European Innovators Target the ‘Chocoisseurs’

  European Innovators Target the ‘Chocoisseurs’

There is no arguing that Europeans love their chocolate – on average three-quarters of consumers include chocolate in a typical

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Tetra Pak Invests €25 Million in World-class Cheese Production Centre in Poland

  Tetra Pak Invests €25 Million in World-class Cheese Production Centre in Poland

Tetra Pak has opened a €25 million site with sales, engineering and manufacturing facilities for cheese production solutions. Building on

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Refresco Forms Strategic Partnership With PepsiCo in Spain

  Refresco Forms Strategic Partnership With PepsiCo in Spain

Refresco, the world’s largest independent bottler of beverages for retailers and A-brands with production in Europe and North America, has

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Müller Continues to Disrupt UK Luxury Yogurt Segment

  Müller Continues to Disrupt UK Luxury Yogurt Segment

Müller UK & Ireland is continuing to disrupt the luxury yogurt segment with the launch of its first ever mascarpone

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Brillopak’s Fresh Produce Packing Robot Wins Innovation Award

  Brillopak’s Fresh Produce Packing Robot Wins Innovation Award

Brillopak’s UniPAKer crate loading robot for fresh produce factories has won the PPMA Innovative Robotics Solution 2019 award, beating nine

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PPMA Total Show 2019 Leads the Way

  PPMA Total Show 2019 Leads the Way

PPMA Total Show 2019, the UK’s largest processing and packaging machinery exhibition, has been hailed an overwhelming success by exhibitors

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Arla Foods Announces Departure of CFO

  Arla Foods Announces Departure of CFO

Arla Foods has announced that its CFO Natalie Knight has accepted the role of Executive Vice President, Finance, of Dutch-Belgian

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Russia and Kenya Join International Dairy Federation

  Russia and Kenya Join International Dairy Federation

The International Dairy Federation (IDF), the leading global source of science-based dairy expertise since 1903, has welcomed Russia and Kenya

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US Plant-based Drinks Up 30% in Four Years

  US Plant-based Drinks Up 30% in Four Years

US plant-based drinks consumption grew by almost 30% between 2014 and 2018, from 2.8 to 3.6 litres per person, according

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Schur’s Bags Will Make Babies Giggle

  Schur’s Bags Will Make Babies Giggle

This is not only what every parent thinks, but it is also the opinion of the Danish company Christina Hansen.

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UK Supermarket Sales Growth Accelerates

  UK Supermarket Sales Growth Accelerates

The latest grocery market share figures from Kantar show year-on-year supermarket sales grew by 1.3% during the past 12 weeks,

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Fyffes Wins Best Supplier PLUS Retail Award

  Fyffes Wins Best Supplier PLUS Retail Award

Fyffes, one of the world’s largest and oldest tropical produce importers and distributors, has been awarded by its long-term partner

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Last Chance – Free Registration For Fi Europe & Ni 2019 Only Until 28 October

  Last Chance – Free Registration For Fi Europe & Ni 2019 Only Until 28 October

Visitors to this year’s edition of Fi Europe & Ni can pre-register for the show completely free of charge before

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Nestlé Announces Changes to its Waters Business and Establishes Group Strategy and Business Development Function

  Nestlé Announces Changes to its Waters Business and Establishes Group Strategy and Business Development Function

Nestlé has decided to integrate the Nestlé Waters business into the group’s three geographical zones, effective from January 1, 2020.

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Starch Europe Launches Beyond Starch Campaign

  Starch Europe Launches Beyond Starch Campaign

Starch Europe has announced the kick-off of the Beyond Starch campaign. This 6-week pan-European activity campaign, which coincides with Starch

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New Report Looks at Redefining Productivity and Efficiency of UK Farming Systems

  New Report Looks at Redefining Productivity and Efficiency of UK Farming Systems

A report launched recently by OF&G (Organic Farmers & Growers) proposes a new approach to the way we assess productivity

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Revolutionary Bag Allows Fast and Easy Cooking

  Revolutionary Bag Allows Fast and Easy Cooking

Who doesn’t now and then feel like cooking dinner is stress-inducing and limiting to family time? Thanks to the cooperation between

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Atria Planning €130 Million Investment Project to Increase Poultry Production in Finland

  Atria Planning €130 Million Investment Project to Increase Poultry Production in Finland

Atria, which is one of the leading meat and food companies in the Nordic countries, Russia and Estonia, is focusing

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Meadow Foods Expands its Ingredients Portfolio

  Meadow Foods Expands its Ingredients Portfolio

Meadow Foods, the UK’s leading supplier of dairy based ingredients to the food industry, has acquired Nimbus Foods from leading

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C&C Group Accelerates Tennent’s Sustainability Plans

  C&C Group Accelerates Tennent’s Sustainability Plans

C&C Group has announced enhanced investment of €16 million (£14.23 million) in sustainability for its Tennent’s Lager brand, significantly boosting

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FrieslandCampina Expands in Mozzarella With Royal A-ware Partnership

  FrieslandCampina Expands in Mozzarella With Royal A-ware Partnership

Royal FrieslandCampina has entered into an agreement with Royal A-ware for the production and supply of mozzarella cheese. FrieslandCampina expects

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2 Sisters Food Group Sells Christmas Puddings Business to Valeo Foods

  2 Sisters Food Group Sells Christmas Puddings Business to Valeo Foods

2 Sisters Food Group is selling its Matthew Walker Christmas puddings business to Valeo Foods Group, the fast-growing international ambient

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Carlsberg Gives Latest Green Fibre Bottle Update

  Carlsberg Gives Latest Green Fibre Bottle Update

Carlsberg Group has given an update on its journey to create the world’s first ‘paper’ beer bottle made from sustainably-sourced

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Loma Launches New RUN-WET IQ4 Metal Detector

  Loma Launches New RUN-WET IQ4 Metal Detector

Loma Systems, a leading manufacturer of high performance metal detectors, checkweighers and x-ray inspection systems for the global food and

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Campari Group Expands Brands Portfolio

  Campari Group Expands Brands Portfolio

Campari Group, the Italian and international drinks business, has acquired a controlling interest in Mexican super premium brands Ancho Reyes

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Winners of the 2019 Global Bottled Water Awards

  Winners of the 2019 Global Bottled Water Awards

The winners of the 2019 Global Bottled Water Awards were announced at an awards ceremony held at the iconic Burj

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Launch of the International Federation of Starch Associations

  Launch of the International Federation of Starch Associations

The Starch associations of China, Europe, Mexico, Russia, Turkey and the US have joint forces to create the International Federation

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PepsiCo Issues $1 Billion Green Bond to Fund Key Sustainability Initiatives

  PepsiCo Issues $1 Billion Green Bond to Fund Key Sustainability Initiatives

PepsiCo has issued the company’s first ever Green Bond. The net proceeds from the US$1 billion Green Bond offering will

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Dawn Farms Continuing European Expansion Strategy

  Dawn Farms Continuing European Expansion Strategy

Irish company Dawn Farms, Europe’s largest dedicated cooked meat ingredients business, has acquired Haas, a cooked meats specialist in Nonnweiler-Otzenhausen,

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DNA Brings Robust Traceability to Pork Products

  DNA Brings Robust Traceability to Pork Products

The efficacy of DNA traceability to deliver trust and confidence to the pork industry has been confirmed in a recent

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Simplified Motion Series electric drives from Festo are easy to use – just plug and work

  Simplified Motion Series electric drives from Festo are easy to use – just plug and work

Solving simple motion tasks electrically is now possible with the Simplified Motion Series from Festo. The electric drive series combines

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Kepak Becomes First European Meat Processor to Access $122 Billion US Burger Market

  Kepak Becomes First European Meat Processor to Access $122 Billion US Burger Market

Kepak Group, a  family owned Irish company and one of Europe’s leading food innovators, has become the first ever European

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Grupo Bimbo Expands in Spain

  Grupo Bimbo Expands in Spain

Grupo Bimbo, the largest bakery company in the world, has agreed to acquire the Paterna plant from Cerealto Siro Foods

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Latest Short-term Outlook for Main EU Agricultural Sectors

  Latest Short-term Outlook for Main EU Agricultural Sectors

The latest agricultural short-term outlook report published by the European Commission gives insights on the main agricultural markets’ trends, production

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Pernod Ricard to Restructure French Operations

  Pernod Ricard to Restructure French Operations

Pernod Ricard is to restructure its operations in France by merging its Pernod and Ricard businesses in line with the

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More Than $400 Billion at Stake in the Beverage Industry From Plain Packaging

  More Than $400 Billion at Stake in the Beverage Industry From Plain Packaging

Following the introduction of plain packaging for tobacco products and repeated calls to extend the legislation to other sectors, Brand

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Northern Ireland Mineral Water Company to Invest £3.7 Million

  Northern Ireland Mineral Water Company to Invest £3.7 Million

Classic Mineral Water, which is based at Lurgan in Northern Ireland, is investing over £3.7 million in its soft drinks

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German Meat Processing Merger

  German Meat Processing Merger

German family-owned businesses Kemper and Reinert are joining forces to form a joint company called TFB (The Family Butchers). The

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FrieslandCampina and United Dairymen of Arizona Partner in Dairy Ingredients

  FrieslandCampina and United Dairymen of Arizona Partner in Dairy Ingredients

The American dairy co-operative United Dairymen of Arizona (UDA) will partner with FrieslandCampina to bring lactoferrin to the market. Lactoferrin

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Irish Spirits Exports Increase by 10%

  Irish Spirits Exports Increase by 10%

Irish spirits exports exceeded €1 billion for the first time in 2018. The value of spirits exports from Ireland increased

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European Commission Fines Coroos and Groupe CECAB €31.6 Million

  European Commission Fines Coroos and Groupe CECAB €31.6 Million

The European Commission has fined Coroos and Groupe CECAB a total of €31.6 million for breaching EU antitrust rules. Bonduelle

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A Whey Protein Hydrolysate Without the Bitter Taste

  A Whey Protein Hydrolysate Without the Bitter Taste

Arla Foods Ingredients’ newest product offers all the power of whey protein hydrolysate without the bitter taste. Whey protein hydrolysate

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The Biggest Celebration of Achievement and Business Excellence at the PPMA Group Industry Awards 2019

  The Biggest Celebration of Achievement and Business Excellence at the PPMA Group Industry Awards 2019

The processing and packaging machinery industry celebrated another year of outstanding achievement and business excellence at its eighth PPMA Group

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Tönnies Launches Joint Venture in China

  Tönnies Launches Joint Venture in China

Tönnies Group, the German meat processor, continues to further its internationalisation strategy and is setting up the first production location

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EU Beef Exports to Korea Resume After Almost 20 Years

  EU Beef Exports to Korea Resume After Almost 20 Years

After almost 20 years, the Republic of Korea has lifted its import restrictions on beef and beef products from some

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