Bühler revolutionizes industrial milling with new innovative milling system Mill E3

SWITZERLAND – The global milling equipment supplier, Bühler has introduced a new innovative milling system, Mill E3, that brings sustainable solutions to the milling industry. With the Mill E3, Bühler revolutionizes the milling industry and […]

Nespresso partners Swedish firm in recycling of aluminium coffee capsules

SWITZERLAND – Nespresso has partnered with Swedish lifestyle bike brand Vélosophy to produce a stylish bicycle made from recycled aluminium coffee capsules. Through the partnership, Vaélosophy will produce RE:CYCLE bicycles which Nespresso says is “a […]

SIG Group to invest US$198.65m in constructing aseptic packaging facility in China

CHINA – Aseptic packaging provider, SIG Combibloc Group will be investing US$198.65 million (€180 million) in establishing a new packaging production plant in Suzhou, China. Expected to become operational in 2021, the 120,000 square-metre site […]

Nestle reports 3.5% rise in sales with strong growth in US and Brazil

SWITZERLAND – Nestle’s half year results show 3.5% increase in sales from CHF 43.9 billion to US$45.5 billion (US$45.7 billion), led by strong growth in the United States and Brazil. Earnings per share decreased by […]

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 […]