OCP Africa, Ethiopian Polytechnic launch an Impulse start up acceleration program

ETHIOPIA – OCP Africa a subsidiary of OCP Group and Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P), to start impulse start-up acceleration program to build linkages between corporations and start-ups using Agritech solutions in Ethiopia. The program […]

Carlsberg plans investment to reduce water usage at Danish brewery by 50%

DENMARK – Global brewer, Carlsberg has unveiled plans of investing in its brewery in Fredericia, Denmark to reduce water usage at the facility by 50% as well as cut energy consumption by 10%. The investment […]

Danish Crown aims to achieve sustainable soy sourcing by 2020

DENMARK – Meat processor, Danish Crown has adopted a responsible soy policy to ensure the company achieves sustainable soy sourcing by 2020. Danish Crown says the policy also promotes sustainable development of soy production and […]

Chinese dairy firm Mengniu opens Nutrition Institute to bolster research

CHINA – Mengniu Dairy Company Limited, China’s leading dairy producer has opened the Mengniu Nutrition Institute in Beijing to strengthen the company’s research in dairy products and nutrition, reports China Daily. The institute will enhance […]

Fraser and Neave inaugurates Emerald Brewery Myanmar after US$70m investment

ASIA – Singapore based food and beverage company, Fraser and Neave (F&N) has made a return to the Myanmar beer market with the inauguration of the Emerald Brewery Myanmar Limited after investing US$70 million in […]

McDonald’s partners with Keurig Dr Pepper for distribution of McCafé coffee in the US

USA – McDonald’s USA has entered into long-term master licensing and distribution agreement with Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP) for McCafé packaged coffee in the US. Under the new partnership, which brings together the national McCafé […]