Cott Corporation acquires Dutch beverage company Viteau International

CANADA – Cott Corporation through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Eden Springs has acquired a leading supplier of bottled water and point-of-use filtration services in the Netherlands, Viteau International. The acquisition of Viteau strengthens Eden Springs’ density in […]

illycaffè expands portfolio with the launch of Arabica Selection India Coffee

USA – Italian coffee company, illycaffè has launched Arabica Selection India, its fifth single origin coffee in the illy Arabica Selection product line-up. The new illy Arabica Selection India coffee comes at a powerful body […]

McDonald’s USA achieves 100% sustainably sourced McCafé coffee goal

USA – McDonald’s USA has announced that 100% of the ground and whole bean coffee for US restaurants is sustainably sourced, achieving the goal a year ahead of the 2020 schedule. McDonald’s said that the […]

Louis Dreyfus Company launches new brands into the Chinese market

CHINA – Dutch agricultural commodity trader, Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) has a launched its new coffee brand ‘iCoffee’ and a new packaged cooking oil brand ‘Mastergold’ in China. LDC’s new packaged oil brand, Mastergold, provides […]

Coffee stakeholders’ partner to launch US$950m Africa Coffee Facility

AFRICA – The Inter African Coffee Organisation (IACO) in partnership with the Centre for Agriculture & Biosciences International (CABI) and the International Coffee Organization (ICO) have launched the Africa Coffee Facility’ (ACF) worth US$950 million […]