Nestlé highlights innovation, digitalization and sustainability in 2019 Annual Report

SWITZERLAND – The Swiss food and beverage giant, Nestlé has published its Annual Report for 2019 highlighting the company’s continued focus on innovation,digitalization and sustainability as key ingredients to continued business success. While the company […]

Coronavirus pandemic: Food and beverage firms step up efforts to mitigate spread

WORLD – In the wake of the rapidly increasing numbers of reported coronavirus cases, food and beverage companies as well as retailers across various markets have been seen to coordinate their efforts to prevent the […]

India keen to tap into the growing appetite for healthier eating options

INDIA – The food and beverage industry in India is seeing a very definite change in the healthy food segment supported by the growing demand for healthy, homestyle food by consumers across cities and towns. […]

Puration eyes expansion into the lucrative CBD infused food and beverage market

USA – Texas-based cannabis infused beverage maker, Puration Inc (PURA) has announced that it is currently working to build a pipeline of more acquisition opportunities seeking to expand into the booming CBD infused food and […]

Supply chain optimization: Major challenges facing food & beverage companies

UK – The food and beverage industry faces a lengthy list of unique challenges in terms of logistics and supply chain management – right from volatile commodity pricing and inventory management to high demand uncertainty. […]

SIG launches first-ever digital asset and field management solution for the F&B industry

SWITZERLAND – Aseptic carton packaging manufacturer, SIG is launching the first integrated asset performance management (APM) and field service management (FSM) digital solution for the food and beverage industry. Developed in partnership with GE Digital, […]

Positive prospects in convenience foods sector to benefit flavor carriers market through 2028

USA – The flavor carriers market value reached nearly US$1.38 billion in 2018 and is forecasted to grow at CAGR of 3.0% to reach US$1.85 billion by the end of 2028, according to the recently […]

USDA establishes new rules for hemp production as new program kicks off

USA – The US Department of Agriculture is set to finalize interim rules that will allow hemp to be grown under federally approved plans and make hemp producers eligible for a number of agricultural programs. […]

India’s food retail firm Lite Bite to raise US$70m in fresh funding

INDIA – Food and Beverage retailer, Lite Bite Foods plans to raise US$70.41 million (Rs500 crore) from investors as the company seeks to expand its presence in India and other international markets. Lite Bites, which […]

Unilever unveils new ambitious commitments for a waste-free world

UK – Multinational consumer goods company, Unilever has announced new commitments seeking to halve its use of virgin plastic by 2025 and help create a circular economy for plastics. The Ben & Jerry’s, Knorr, and […]