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Finland Takes Action to Enhance Protein Self-sufficiency

    Finland Takes Action to Enhance Protein Self-sufficiency

Finland is in an excellent position to enhance its protein self-sufficiency while building a sustainable, carbon-neutral food chain. A new report by VTT and VYR (the Finnish Cereal Committee) presents

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DS Smith Sets Sights on Removable Plastic

    DS Smith Sets Sights on Removable Plastic

DS Smith, a leading international sustainable packaging company, has released new research which finds that 1.5 million tonnes of plastic could be replaced each year from just five areas within

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Irish Business is First in Europe to Launch Compostable Packaging For Takeaway Food

    Irish Business is First in Europe to Launch Compostable Packaging For Takeaway Food

Healthy Thai delivery chain Camile Thai, have launched their new compostable range of packaging across their restaurants, which can go straight into the compost bin without washing. They are the

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Morrisons to Introduce Plastic-free Fruit and Veg Areas to Help Customers Buy Bagless

    Morrisons to Introduce Plastic-free Fruit and Veg Areas to Help Customers Buy Bagless

Morrisons is to become the first British supermarket to roll-out plastic free fruit and veg areas in many of its stores. Customers will be able to choose from up to

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UK Ethical Food and Drinks Sales Hit £8.2 Billion

    UK Ethical Food and Drinks Sales Hit £8.2 Billion

British consumers are increasingly eating with a conscience as latest research from Mintel reveals that last year the nation spent £8.2 billion on ethical food and drink, including organic, Fairtrade,

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Guardians of Grub Crusade to Beat Food Waste

    Guardians of Grub Crusade to Beat Food Waste

A bold new industry campaign has been launched to tackle nearly £3 billion worth of food that is wasted every year across the entire UK hospitality and food service sector,

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Olleco Awarded Royal Warrant

    Olleco Awarded Royal Warrant

ABP Renewables Division, Olleco, the UK’s leading supplier of cooking oils and collector of used cooking oils, has become the first dedicated circular economy company to be granted a Royal

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‘Changing Tides’ to Drive Scotland’s Seafood Growth Ambitions

    ‘Changing Tides’ to Drive Scotland’s Seafood Growth Ambitions

Seafood Scotland has launched ‘Changing Tides’ – a strategic action plan designed to be a catalyst for change in Scotland’s seafood sector. The action plan is designed to deliver a

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Mondelēz International Announces Winners of First ‘Future of Snacking’ Awards

    Mondelēz International Announces Winners of First ‘Future of Snacking’ Awards

Mondelēz International’s global innovation and venture hub, SnackFutures, has recognized two start-ups for their innovative snacking solutions to help support a healthier planet, at the recent Seeds & Chips annual

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Organic Waste Heavyweights Collaborate in Sophisticated Aerobic Digestion Projects

    Organic Waste Heavyweights Collaborate in Sophisticated Aerobic Digestion Projects

A UK engineering company specialising in the scientific bio-degradation of waste has formed a partnership with UNTHA shredding technology, to roll out a sophisticated aerobic digestion solution for a selection

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European Commission Adopts Common Methodology to Measure Food Waste Across the EU

    European Commission Adopts Common Methodology to Measure Food Waste Across the EU

Each year around 20% of food produced in the EU is lost or wasted, causing unacceptable social, environmental and economic harm. The EU is committed to solving this problem and

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IFFA 2019 to Show Ways to Greater Sustainability in the Meat Industry

    IFFA 2019 to Show Ways to Greater Sustainability in the Meat Industry

Sustainability in terms of resource usage and the employment of energy-efficient processes along the entire value chain is one of the foremost challenges of our time. And this applies to

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Milk & More Invests in UK’s Biggest Electric Fleet

    Milk & More Invests in UK’s Biggest Electric Fleet

Milk & More, which is part of Müller UK & Ireland, is set to become the largest operator of electric vehicles in the UK. The country’s largest doorstep delivery service

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One Size Doesn’t Fit All When it Comes to More Sustainable Packaging

    One Size Doesn’t Fit All When it Comes to More Sustainable Packaging

Sustainability is complicated, and when it comes to packaging, it can manifest itself in many ways and on many levels. Most consumers want ‘to do the right thing’ but as

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Plastics Action Alliance Sets Targets to Achieve Sustainable Reduction in Use of Plastic in Ireland

    Plastics Action Alliance Sets Targets to Achieve Sustainable Reduction in Use of Plastic in Ireland

Plastics Action Alliance, the recently formed group that comprises of 11 leading agricultural processing and food businesses in Ireland, has set out its key objectives. The industry leading group aims

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Guinness Removes Plastic Packaging From its Beer Packs

    Guinness Removes Plastic Packaging From its Beer Packs

Plastic ring carriers and shrink wrap will be removed from multipacks of Diageo’s beer brands including Guinness, Harp and Smithwick’s. Diageo is investing £16 million to reduce the amount of

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Cargill Launches World’s First Coatings and Fillings Using Sustainably Sourced Coconut Oil

    Cargill Launches World’s First Coatings and Fillings Using Sustainably Sourced Coconut Oil

Cargill’s cocoa and chocolate business is the first company to use Rainforest Alliance Certified coconut oil sourced through a mass balance* model as an ingredient in its coatings and fillings – responding to consumers’

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Finns Rank Valio as Most Sustainable Brand For the 6th Time

    Finns Rank Valio as Most Sustainable Brand For the 6th Time

Valio is the most sustainable brand in Finland for the sixth consecutive year, if you ask consumers. The 2019 Sustainable Brand Index survey measured the sustainability of European and Finnish

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Research Reveals Consumer Demand For Climate Change Labelling

    Research Reveals Consumer Demand For Climate Change Labelling

Two-thirds (67%) of consumers support the idea of a recognisable carbon label to demonstrate that products have been made with a commitment to measuring and reducing their carbon footprint, according

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Vertical ‘Container Farms’ Can Produce Bigger and Better Natural Crops

    Vertical ‘Container Farms’ Can Produce Bigger and Better Natural Crops

Two vertical ‘container farms’ capable of producing natural crops which are more nutritious, have far bigger yields – and are ready to harvest in at least half the time –

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Vitafoods Europe 2019 – Guiding the Industry to a More Sustainable Future

    Vitafoods Europe 2019 – Guiding the Industry to a More Sustainable Future

As environmental awareness reaches new heights and the world’s population continues to rise, the issue of providing sustainable foods which also offer a high nutritional value is set to grow,

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Danish Crown’s Sustainability Goals are Now Set

    Danish Crown’s Sustainability Goals are Now Set

Danish Crown is going to build a position for itself as the world’s leading producer of sustainable meat. This will be achieved by halving the company’s climate footprint per kilogramme

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Arla Foods Aims For Carbon Net Zero Dairy

  Arla Foods Aims For Carbon Net Zero Dairy

Arla Foods and its 10,300 farmer owners have launched their most ambitious targets so far to accelerate the transition to

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Sustainable Packaging Highlighted as Biggest Challenge Facing Food & Drink

  Sustainable Packaging Highlighted as Biggest Challenge Facing Food & Drink

Over half of food & drink companies believe that reducing their reliance on single-use plastic and making packaging more sustainable

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Arla 360 Wins Big Innovation Award at the 2019 Cream Awards

  Arla 360 Wins Big Innovation Award at the 2019 Cream Awards

Arla Foods, the farmer-owned cooperative, has won the Award for Innovation at the 2019 Cream Awards, for its innovative new Arla

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Highland Spring’s 100% Recyled Plastic Eco Bottle is Here to Stay After Major Trial Success

  Highland Spring’s 100% Recyled Plastic Eco Bottle is Here to Stay After Major Trial Success

Highland Spring, the UK’s largest supplier and producer of natural source bottled water, has responded to popular demand by making

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AB InBev UK to Brew Budweiser With 100% Renewable Electricity

  AB InBev UK to Brew Budweiser With 100% Renewable Electricity

Budweiser, the world’s most valuable beer brand, is to be brewed with renewable electricity as AB InBev UK has signed

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Cargill Outlines Plan to End Cocoa Deforestation

  Cargill Outlines Plan to End Cocoa Deforestation

Cargill has outlined its plan to eliminate deforestation from its cocoa supply chain. The Protect Our Planet plan provides concrete actions the

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ABP’s Olleco on Shortlist For Davos Sustainability Award

  ABP’s Olleco on Shortlist For Davos Sustainability Award

ABP Food Group’s renewable division, Olleco, has been shortlisted for a prestigious ‘Circular’ sustainability award for its development of a

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Müller Completes Largest Single Investment in Scottish Dairy Processing in a Decade

  Müller Completes Largest Single Investment in Scottish Dairy Processing in a Decade

Müller Milk & Ingredients has completed a £15 million project to substantially upgrade Scotland’s largest fresh milk dairy in Bellshill

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Cargill Celebrates a Decade of Sustainability and Innovation in Ghana With Investment Plans and Farmer Support

  Cargill Celebrates a Decade of Sustainability and Innovation in Ghana With Investment Plans and Farmer Support

Cargill’s cocoa & chocolate business has commemorated its 10th anniversary in Ghana by announcing plans for future investment and farmer support.

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New Irish Food Collaboration Aims to Make Plastic Packaging More Sustainable

  New Irish Food Collaboration Aims to Make Plastic Packaging More Sustainable

Nine of Ireland’s leading agricultural processing and food businesses have come together to make the plastic packaging in their respective

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Redefining Product Quality and Power Usage in Frozen Food Processing Plants

  Redefining Product Quality and Power Usage in Frozen Food Processing Plants

Every business wants to produce the finest quality products at the lowest possible cost. Every business wants to reduce energy

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Three Global Food and Drink Trends For 2019

  Three Global Food and Drink Trends For 2019

Mintel, the world’s leading market intelligence agency, has announced three forward-looking trends which will lead the momentum of global food and drink

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ABP Successful at Prestigious UK Industry Awards

  ABP Successful at Prestigious UK Industry Awards

The UK Division of ABP, one of Europe’s leading privately owned agribusiness companies, has been named Company of the Year at

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WRAP Comes Up With Winning Formula to Tackle Milk Waste

  WRAP Comes Up With Winning Formula to Tackle Milk Waste

A new report from the UK’s leading sustainability experts WRAP shows for the first time the scale of milk wastes

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JUST Water Wins Global ‘Best Packaging Solution’ Award With Tetra Pak Carton Bottle

  JUST Water Wins Global ‘Best Packaging Solution’ Award With Tetra Pak Carton Bottle

JUST Water, the innovative global water brand from the United States, has received the ‘Best Packaging Solution’ award at the

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Harrogate Water Joins World’s Best

  Harrogate Water Joins World’s Best

Harrogate Water has joined the elite of the most ambitious and environmentally committed companies across the world. The awarding of the

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EU Ban on Throwaway Plastics By 2021

  EU Ban on Throwaway Plastics By 2021

Single-use plastic items such as plates, cutlery, straws, balloon sticks or cotton buds, will be banned in the EU. These

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Cargill Launches the Waxy Corn Promise™

  Cargill Launches the Waxy Corn Promise™

To ensure a long-term sustainable crop supply for food starch, Cargill has committed to source waxy corn 100 percent sustainably

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Arla Foods UK Launches New Standards Model to Bring Sustainable Change to Dairy Farming

  Arla Foods UK Launches New Standards Model to Bring Sustainable Change to Dairy Farming

With ongoing volatility in the global milk markets, increasing consumer misunderstanding of the sector, polarised levels of support for UK

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Emmi Leads by Example

  Emmi Leads by Example

As a manufacturer of speciality cheeses, Swiss dairy group Emmi is now setting an example for environmental protection by investing

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Mondelēz International Commits to Making All Packaging Recyclable by 2025

  Mondelēz International Commits to Making All Packaging Recyclable by 2025

Mondelēz International has announced a new commitment to make all packaging recyclable and provide recycling information by 2025. The company

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AB InBev Opens Robo-warehouse in Wales

  AB InBev Opens Robo-warehouse in Wales

AB InBev is opening a new automated warehouse with space to store 23 million pints of beer at its largest

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Britvic Moves to 100% Renewable Electricity in New Deal With E.ON

  Britvic Moves to 100% Renewable Electricity in New Deal With E.ON

Britvic has announced that from October 2018, every Britvic manufacturing site in Great Britain, from its offices to warehouses and

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European Soft Drinks Industry Sets Ambitions to Make its Plastic Packaging More Sustainable

  European Soft Drinks Industry Sets Ambitions to Make its Plastic Packaging More Sustainable

UNESDA Soft Drinks Europe has announced a set of EU-wide ambitions to make the sector’s plastic packaging more sustainable. The

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Kellogg Again Named to Prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

  Kellogg Again Named to Prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

Kellogg Company has again been named to the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability World and North American indices (DJSI World/DJSI North American) of

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Rugby Stars Back Harrogate Water Recycling

  Rugby Stars Back Harrogate Water Recycling

English Rugby Union champions Saracens are adding their considerable weight and sense of fun to Harrogate Water’s recycling message. Saracens

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UK’s Most Exclusive Packaging Event Hailed Huge Success

  UK’s Most Exclusive Packaging Event Hailed Huge Success

Exhibitors and speakers hailed Packaging Innovations, Luxury Packaging and ADF London’s return to London Olympia this September a huge success,

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Nespresso Revives Zimbabwe’s Coffee Production

  Nespresso Revives Zimbabwe’s Coffee Production

Nespresso has announced a long-term investment plan to help revive Zimbabwe’s coffee industry and stimulate the rural economy. The company

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Carlsberg Launches Ground-breaking Innovations to Reduce Plastic Waste

  Carlsberg Launches Ground-breaking Innovations to Reduce Plastic Waste

Carlsberg has announced a series of ground-breaking innovations including its new Snap Pack, which is set to reduce plastic waste

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New Sustainability Report From Bakkafrost

  New Sustainability Report From Bakkafrost

Bakkafrost has underlined the growing importance to the UK market of its expanding salmon farming operation, the largest in the

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Harrogate Water Going Greener With Recycling Message

  Harrogate Water Going Greener With Recycling Message

New green recycling messaging on PET bottles heralds Harrogate Spring’s industry-leading switch to recycled content. All PET bottles of Harrogate

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Mondelēz International Delivers Against Its 2020 Impact Goals

  Mondelēz International Delivers Against Its 2020 Impact Goals

Mondelēz International has reported important progress against its 2020 impact goals in its 2017 Impact For Growth Progress Report. The report details

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