Unilever Ghana reports 10% growth in revenue supported by increase in sales

GHANA – Unilever Ghana Limited posted revenues of US$120.35 million (GH¢632m) in 2018, representing a 10 per cent increase from US$109.49 million (GH¢575m) that the consumer good company generated in 2017. The company said that […]

Barry Callebaut, Cameroon intensify collaboration to boost cocoa supply

CAMEROON – Barry Callebaut, a global chocolate and cocoa products manufacturer, and Cameroon have signed a letter of intent to intensify the cooperation on sustainable cocoa farming in the country. The chocolate manufacturer will particularly […]

Coca-Cola commissions US$10m bottled water production line in Uganda

UGANDA – Leading soft beverage manufacturer, Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA), has commissioned a US$10 million Rwenzori Pure Natural Water production line in Namanve Industrial park, Central Region of Uganda. Speaking during the event, Van Niekerk […]

Nestlé unveils three year program to boost coffee production in Kenya

KENYA – Nestlé Kenya has unveiled a Sh23 million (US$230,000) program that seeks to boost coffee production in the Central and Western regions of the country. Njeru Ng’entu, Nestl East Africa Managing Director, said that […]

Motif Ingredients partners Givaudan’s new innovative platform MISTA

USA – Motif Ingredients, a food science and technology company owned by biotech unicorn Ginkgo Bioworks has been selected as one of the 20 start-ups to partner with MISTA, Givaudan’s new innovative platform. MISTA is […]

2 Sisters to invest in UK Poultry and Fox’s Biscuits businesses

UK – 2 Sisters Group has announced that it is making further investments in its UK Poultry and Fox’s Biscuits businesses in an effort to drive efficiency and accelerate business transformation. The company is also […]

Multivac invests US$19.6m in German meat portioning facility

GERMANY – Multivac Group, leading food packaging solutions provider is investing US$19.6 million (17.5m euros) to build a new meat portioning equipment facility at the Bruckmühl, Germany factory. The Germany factory is owned by its […]

Wessanen expands Mrs Crimble’s range with new Lunchbox Loaf Cakes

UK – Wessanen UK has launched new Lunchbox Loaf Cakes, expanding its line of gluten-free cakes under Mrs Crimble’s brand. The new product comes in two flavors: jammy and double chocolate which aims to offer […]