Danone’s Horizon Organic commits to be coming carbon positive by 2025

USA – Horizon Organic, an organic dairy brand owned by Danone, has announced its commitment to become carbon positive across its full supply chain by 2025. With agriculture known to contribute approximately 10% of total […]

Danone unveils US$2.21bn investment plan towards sustainable future

FRANCE – Danone, the Paris headquartered food company, has announced a €2 billion (US$2.21 billion) investment plan to accelerate climate action of its brands and strengthen the company’s growth model. The dairy giant said that […]

Mondelēz sets science-based targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

USA – Mondelēz International has announced a renewed commitment to reduce environmental impact and drive sustainable growth at scale, by joining the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). The global snacking and confectioneries company has also […]

‘Together Towards Zero’: Carlsberg cuts carbon emissions by 30%

DENMARK – As the Carlsberg Group works towards eliminating carbon emissions at its breweries by 2030, the group says that it has achieved a 30% reduction in relative carbon emissions at its breweries since 2015. […]

Sainsbury’s pledges US$1.31bn investment towards becoming carbon neutral by 2040

UK – Sainsbury’s has committed to investing £1 billion (US$1.31bn) over the next twenty years towards becoming a Net Zero business across its own operations by 2040. The investment, which is aligned to the Paris […]

Britvic announces new carbon emissions reduction targets to help tackle climate change

ENGLAND – Britvic, one of the leading branded soft drinks businesses in Europe, has announced ambitious science-based carbon targets, committing to halving carbon emissions from its own operations by 2025. With the support of carbon […]

AB InBev to use electric Volvo Trucks to deliver beers with zero emissions

EUROPE – AB InBev, the world’s leading brewer and Volvo Trucks, have announced the order of a brand new in series produced Volvo Electric Truck, which will deliver its beers across Europe from April 2020 […]

Canadian food company Maple Leaf achieves major sustainability milestone

CANADA – Maple Leaf Foods, a Canadian meat and plant protein producer, has taken a massive step forward on its sustainability journey as the “first major food company in the world to become carbon neutral.” […]

Danone to invest US$26.5m in New Zealand’s Nutricia plant to reduce carbon emissions

NEW ZEELAND – French dairy giant, Danone has unveiled that it will be investing US$26.5 million (NZD40 million) in its Nutricia spray drying plant in New Zealand to help the site achieve carbon neutrality by 2021. According […]