Royal De Heus to acquire ADM’s Spanish compound feed plant

SPAIN – Dutch animal nutrition company, Royal De Heus has signed an agreement to acquire Evialis Galicia, a Spanish compound feed plant owned by Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM). With a volume of more than […]

Fonterra releases annual sustainability report highlighting progress towards 2030 ambitions

NEW ZEALAND – Fonterra has published its 2019 sustainability report, highlighting the dairy co-operative’s major strides towards fostering a sustainable future in areas of energy, carbon emissions and health. In the report, the dairy processor […]

Malawi launches four-year strategic plan to transform agricultural sector

MALAWI – The Malawi Civil Society Agriculture Network (CISANET) launched a new agriculture strategic plan 2019 – 2023 under the theme “Together for a vibrant agriculture.” The plan aims to transform and assist farmers on […]

Coca-Cola launches diet cola in Ethiopia to expand healthy beverages offering

ETHIOPIA – The Coca-Cola Company officially introduced the diet cola, ‘Coca-Cola Without Sugar’ in Ethiopia, joining the 160 countries globally where the brand is currently being sold. The launch portrays the company’s continued investment and […]

Danish Crown introduces new climate-friendly meat packaging for foodservice

DENMARK – Europe’s leading meat processor, Danish Crown has transitioned from the classic black tray packages for its minced beef with the launch of a new, climate-friendly tubular packaging. The packaging was first launched in […]

China’s food processing giant COFCO offers to acquire Agri-Industries Holdings for US$1.1bn

CHINA – State-owned food processing holding company, COFCO has unveiled plans of privatizing its Hong Kong listed unit, China Agri-Industries Holdings as it looks to pursue a flexible development strategy. COFCO has tabled a HK$8.9 […]

DSM opens newly upgraded facility in New Zealand

NEW ZEALAND – Royal DSM has opened its newly upgraded facility in Auckland, New Zealand that will be producing nutritional compounds for a wide range of segments including early life nutrition, F&Bs, sports nutrition and […]