AB InBev to start brewing using renewable energy for its South African operations

SOUTH AFRICA – Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev), the global beverage giant has unveiled plans to start brewing using renewable energy by rolling out solar plants at its seven major South African breweries by the end […]

AQUAhydrate launches aluminium package to nuture a more sustainable future

USA – AQUAhydrate, a Southern California-based lifestyle beverage company has launched a bold new aluminum package as the company’s first step in a journey toward a more renewable future. The brand, which is backed by […]

Nestlé plans US$2.08bn investment to boost sustainable packaging & innovation

SWITZERLAND – Nestlé has committed to invest up to CHF 2 billion (US$2.08bn) to lead the shift from virgin plastics to food-grade recycled plastics and accelerate the development of innovative sustainable packaging solutions. The commitment […]

PepsiCo to use 100% renewable electricity for its US operations

USA – PepsiCo has unveiled plans of using 100% renewable energy for its US direct operations this year as part of the company’s progress towards switching to renewable electricity across its global operations. According to […]

Mondi announces departure of group’s chief executive officer Peter Oswald

AUSTRIA – Mondi Plc has announced that its Chief Executive Officer Peter Oswald, will step down from the position and the board of packaging and paper group and leave the company on 31st March 2020. […]

Kenya builds first solar-powered farm that turns ocean water drinkable

KENYA – Give Power, a non-governmental organization, has built Kenya’s first solar-powered farm that turns ocean water into potable water. The project developers said the development aims to reduce problems related to access to clean […]

FrieslandCampina to make additional US$26m annual investment on sustainability

NETHERLANDS – The Dutch multinational dairy cooperative, FrieslandCampina has announced that it will be availing an additional annual amount of €24 million (US$26.68m) to further stimulate sustainable development on the farm. FrieslandCampina said that this […]

Taco Bell unveils global sustainable packaging commitments

USA – Taco Bell, the quick-service restaurant operated by Yum! Brands, has made new bold commitments seeking to make all consumer-facing packaging recyclable, compostable or reusable across its restaurants worldwide by 2025. As part of […]

AB InBev signs deal to brew Budweiser with 100% renewable electricity in Europe

GERMANY – AB InBev signed a 10-year Virtual Power Purchase Agreement (VPPA) with global renewable energy developer, BayWa r.e to purchase 100% renewable electricity for its European brewing operations. Under the deal, BayWa r.e will […]

Unilever partners with Mondi on recyclable packaging solution

TURKEY – Unilever has joined forces with global packaging and paper firm, Mondi to support the consumer goods company’s ambitious circular economy goals. As part of the partnership, Mondi has developed a recyclable polypropylene (PP) […]