Symrise opens first flavour application labs in Nigeria to support growth in West Africa

NIGERIA – German flavour and fragrance manufacturer, Symrise has opened its first applications labs in Lagos, Nigeria as part of a growth strategy to strengthen its presence in the growing West African market. Symrise will […]

Nestlé unveils US$100m expansion plan of three factories in Indonesia

INDONESIA – Nestlé has announced a US$100 million investment to expand three factories in Indonesia, as the company aims to increase its current production capacity in the country by 25%. The investment will be used […]

Ghana’s Gallina Blanca Foods launches new Gino variants to expand offering

GHANA – Gallina Blanca Foods, a food processing company in Ghana, has launched a  new seasoning ‘Gino Max’ as it seeks to grow to the Gino range of products. The company unveiled the new seasoning […]

Nestle Nigeria launches new Maggi Signature variant to grow its seasoning portfolio

NIGERIA – Nestle Nigeria Plc has launched a new powder seasoning range, Maggi Signature, available in three flavour variants; Jollof, Miya and Pottages. With the new product, the fast moving consumer good company seeks to maintain […]

Nigeria has the capacity of generating US$10bn from honey export, says NEPC

NIGERIA – The Nigerian Export Promotion Council’s (NEPC) Director General, Mr. Segun Awolowo, has stated the country is capable of generating at least US$10 billion annually from trade of honey. Speaking during a honey production […]

Firmenich launches new flavour plant in South Africa to grow continent’s footprint

SOUTH AFRICA – Firmenich, a Swiss flavors and fragrance company, has inaugurated a new state-of-the-art flavors plant in South Africa as it seeks to expand its business across East and Sub-Saharan Africa. The company said […]

Zambia’s Green Crop to invest US$72m in Paprika Production

ZAMBIA – Green Crop Field Investment Limited, a Zambia based company, has expressed interest in a Paprika Production and Processing Plant at an investing cost of US$72 million, reports Lusaka Times. Central Province Permanent Secretary, […]

Givaudan opens new US$1.2m flavour commercial center in Morocco

MOROCCO – Givaudan, a leading flavour and fragrance company, has commissioned a new Flavours technical and commercial centre in Morocco, an investment valued at US$1.22 million. The investment is part of Givaudan’s growth plan in […]