Coca-Cola HBC to launch Costa Coffee in ten markets in 2020

SWITZERLAND – Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company (HBC) plans to launch the recently acquired Costa Coffee in ten of its twenty-eight markets across Europe next year. This will take the ready-to-drink coffee brand, recently launched in […]

Buhler and Givaudan partner to support food startups in Switzerland

SWITZERLAND – Leading food technology company Buhler has joined forces with Givaudan to support food startups in commercialization as well as scaling up operations. The companies will work to accelerate market access for food start-ups […]

Global spirits companies create World Spirits Alliance

SWITZERLAND – Global spirits companies and organisations have come together to form the World Spirits Alliance, an international trade association representing the interests of the spirits industry. Formed in Geneva Switzerland, the alliance brings together […]

SIG Group develops aseptic cartons with ASI-certified aluminium foil

SWITZERLAND – Aseptic packaging solutions provider, SIG Combibloc Group has developed aseptic cartons with ASI-certified aluminium foil to meet consumer demand for sustainable packaging. The new cartons were developed in partnership with B-Better®, a start-up […]

Nestlé launches recyclable paper packaging for YES! snack bars

SWITZERLAND – Nestle SA has launched a new recyclable paper wrapping for its YES! snack bars in an effort to make all its packaging recyclable. Given a breakthrough with the technology, Nestle said it hopes […]

Nestle and OpenSC plan blockchain pilot for supply chain traceability

SWITZERLAND – Nestle is partnering an innovative blockchain platform, OpenSC to pilot a program that aims to enhance supply chain traceability and transparency using blockchain technology. The technology will first trace milk from farms and […]

Buhler elects Rainer Schulz to its Board of Directors

SWITZERLAND – The global milling equipment supplier, Buhler Group has appointed Rainer Schulz, former CEO of the global REHAU Group to its board of directors. Rainer was elected to the board during the company’s general […]

Givaudan develops clean label masking solutions for plant-based foods

SWITZERLAND – Flavor and fragrances company, Givaudan has unveiled new clean label solutions for masking off-notes in plant-based beverages and meat alternatives. The solutions can counter off-notes across six plant-based proteins: soy, pea, faba, rice, […]

Givaudan strengthens global innovation with new US$120m center

SWITZERLAND – Global flavours and fragrances company, Givaudan has invested US$120.2 million (CHF 120 million) in a new flagship Innovation Centre in Kemptthal, Switzerland to accelerate global research and innovation. The center which was officially […]

Tetra Pak partners FOSS to launch advanced standardization unit

SWITZERLAND – Tetra Pak has joined forces with FOSS A/S, a global provider of high-tech analytical solutions to launch an advanced version of the Tetra Pak® Standardization unit. The new unit ensures consistent product quality, […]