Bakery and ingredient supplier Dawn Foods opens new digital innovation hub

USA –  Bakery products and bakery ingredients supplier, Dawn Food Products is opening of its first-ever Digital Innovation Hub in Boston, US. The Innovation Hub will play an instrumental role in developing digital solutions for […]

Orkla Food acquires Dutch bakery ingredients manufacturer Vamo

NETHERLANDS – Orkla Food Ingredients, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Sonneveld Group, has acquired Dutch company Vamo produkten voor de Bakkerij, for an undisclosed sum. Vamo manufactures ingredient mixes and concentrates for manufacturers of artisan bakery […]

DCK Zimbabwe opens new bakery, milling plant to expand operations

ZIMBABWE – The DCK Group in Zimbabwe has commissioned a new bakery and maize milling plant after investing about US$320 000 in setting up the facilities. The investment, in Gweru, brings the number of bakeries […]

Grupo Bimbo announces commitment to use 100% of renewable energy by 2025

MEXICO – Grupo Bimbo, the largest baking company in the world, has announced its commitment to use 100 percent renewable energy for its electricity throughout the world by 2025. The company is the first company […]

Africa’s Most Prestigious Food Industry Awards Ceremony is finally here!

KENYA –  The 2018 edition of the Africa Food Industry Excellence Awards – Africa’s most prestigious food, beverage and milling industry awards –  has finally arrived. Hon. Peter Munya, who is the Cabinet Secretary of the Ministry […]

Kerry Group to invest in Wittstock breadcrumb factory to increase capacity

GERMANY – Food and ingredients company, Kerry Group will invest in its breadcrumb manufacturing site in Wittstock, Germany with an aim to increase both capacity and output. According to a report by Ireland’s RTE, Kerry […]

FrieslandCampina Kievit expands portfolio with new dairy-based fat powders

NETHERLANDS- FrieslandCampina Kievit, the Dutch dairy company’s ingredients business has expanded its line of dairy-based fat powders with butter and cream offerings. The Vana-Lata BB75B butter and CB72B cream products enables brands to leverage global […]