FMN recognises trades partners, commits to enhancing performance

NIGERIA – Flour Mills of Nigeria (FMN) has unveiled its new business partner strategy and rewarded key dealers for their patronage and performance at their Consumer conference and Grand gala event held recently in Lagos. […]

AFEX Commodities Exchange to launch market education platform

NIGERIA – AFEX Commodities Exchange Ltd, a private commodity exchange firm, has unveiled pans of launching a platform that will educate investors on the commodities in the Nigerian market. Established in 2014, AFEX is Nigeria’s […]

Dangote Sugar appoints Ravindra Singh as new acting managing director

NIGERIA – Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc has announced the appointment of Mr. Ravindra Singh Singhvi,currently serving the chief operating officer role as its acting Managing Director. According to a statement issued to the Nigerian Stock […]

KFC franchisee in joint venture with Vivo Energy to accelerate growth in East Africa

EAST AFRICA – Kuku Foods East Africa Holdings, the owner of KFC franchises in East Africa has agreed to form a joint venture with Vivo Energy to accelerate the growth of the first food chain […]

Firmenich acquires minority stake in Chinese flavor company ArtSci

CHINA – Leading flavors and fragrances company, Firmenich has acquired an undisclosed minority stake in Chinese food flavors and ingredients company, ArtSci Biology Technologies (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd (“ArtSci”). The partnership expands Firmenich’s reach in Central […]

Ten Senses to construct nut processing facility under Kenya-EU project

KENYA – Ten Senses Fair Company is set to construct a new cashew nut processing factory in Kilifi, coast region of Kenya under the recently unveiled European Union funding in the country’s agro-processing sector. The […]

Canada finalizes legal framework on cannabis production and sale

CANADA – The government of Canada has completed regulations for the production and sale of cannabis and related products as it anticipates a surge in sales of cannabis beverages in the near future. The new […]

AB InBev launches new recyclable polymer keg to extend beer freshness

BELGIUM – Global beer company, AB-InBev has launched a new, recyclable polymer keg capable of extending the freshness of beer compared to the traditional steel keg. The keg system called PureDraught can keep the beer […]

Cargill opens innovation center in Singapore to address nutrition and safety

SINGAPORE – Global agribusiness and food giant, Cargill has inaugurated a new innovation center in Singapore to accelerate nutrition and food safety endeavor in the Asia Pacific region. The center will also help address the […]