Danish Crown appoints Thomas Ahle as new chief financial officer

DENMARK – The European meat cooperative, Danish Crown has appointed Thomas Ahle as the company’s new chief financial officer (CFO), effective February 2020. Thomas will take over from the Preben Sunke, who will concentrate on […]

Carlsberg unveils new ‘paper’ beer bottle prototypes promoting its sustainable packaging ambitions

DENMARK – The Danish brewery group, Carlsberg has unveiled two new research prototypes of its green fibre bottle as the company makes further progress on creating the world’s first ‘paper’ beer bottle. Carlsberg is seeking […]

DuPont launches protective cultures for fermented plant-based foods

DENMARK –  DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences has released new dairy-free protective cultures for plant-based fermented foods and beverages, which have the ability to extend shelf-life of products. The new cultures, Holdbac YM Vege, form the […]

Carlsberg plans investment to reduce water usage at Danish brewery by 50%

DENMARK – Global brewer, Carlsberg has unveiled plans of investing in its brewery in Fredericia, Denmark to reduce water usage at the facility by 50% as well as cut energy consumption by 10%. The investment […]

Danish Crown aims to achieve sustainable soy sourcing by 2020

DENMARK – Meat processor, Danish Crown has adopted a responsible soy policy to ensure the company achieves sustainable soy sourcing by 2020. Danish Crown says the policy also promotes sustainable development of soy production and […]

Arla Foods to develop 100% recyclable plastic milk crates to reduce carbon footprint

DENMARK – Europe’s largest dairy cooperative, Arla Foods will be introducing milk crates made from 100 per cent recycled plastic in a move that seeks to cut on the dairy giant’s CO2 emmisons. Arla plans […]

DuPont launches new range of enzymes with improved functionalities

DENMARK – DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences has launched the ‘DuPont™ Danisco® POWERPasta™’ range of enzymes, the latest solution for customers in the rapidly expanding global pasta sector. The enzymes offer solutions to food manufacturers byhelping […]

Arla Foods introduces new solution to expand global distribution

DENMARK – Europe’s largest dairy cooperatives, Arla Foods has pioneered an innovative, natural, no preservative transport solution for fresh dairy products to enable the dairy giant expand its global distribution network. The technology, which Arla […]

Denmark becomes first country to ban use of PFAS in food packaging

DENMARK – Denmark will be the first country to ban PFAS chemicals which have been linked to cancer, elevated cholesterol and decreased fertility, from food packaging, starting next year. PFAS (perfluoroalky and polyfluoroalkyl substances) chemicals […]

Novozymes makes organizational changes to deliver on growth strategy

DENMARK – The biological solutions company, Novozymes has announced some organizational changes that will include loss of upto 330 jobs worldwide, as it aims at delivering strong growth. Aligned with the strategy, announced in June […]