IMCD rebrands Mexican operations to strengthen presence in Latin America

NETHERLANDS – IMCD, a Dutch distributor of food ingredients and speciality chemicals has rebranded its operations in Mexico to IMCD Mexico S.A. de C.V. following the acquisition of Swiss-based DCS Pharma. IMCD signed an agreement […]

FrieslandCampina introduces Power Purchase Agreements to member dairy farmers

UK – The Dutch dairy co-operative, FrieslandCampina has announced that it will be purchasing green electricity directly from its member dairy farmers through Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs). The farmer-owned dairy processor noted that the power […]

Dutch Embassy launches accelerator programme to boost Ugandan fruits exports

UGANDA – The Netherlands Embassy of Uganda has launched an accelerator programme dubbed ‘Business Lab Uganda’ targeting Ugandan agribusiness fruit farmers, aimed to link them to export market in the Netherlands and Europe. The programme […]

Elemica joins Foodvalley to address agrifood supply chain challenges

NETHERLANDS – Elemica, a cloud-based digital supply network for global manufacturing industries, has announced a membership with Foodvalley NL, the primary knowledge-intensive agrifood ecosystem in the Netherlands. Foodvalley offers a platform of resources and opportunities […]

ADM to expand production of soy protein concentrate in Netherlands

NETHERLANDS – ADM is expanding the production of soy protein concentrate at its facility in Europoort, Netherlands, to enable the company meet the significant growing demand for plant-based proteins in the European market. The food […]

Heineken reports 5.6% growth in net revenue boosted by increased volumes

NETHERLANDS – Heineken reported a 5.6% organic growth in net revenue to €23.894bn (US$26.09bn) during the 2019 financial year supported by a 3.3% increase in net revenue per hectolitre and a 2.2% increase in total […]

Nutreco partners with cell-based seafood startup BlueNalu

NETHERLANDS – Dutch animal nutrition and aquafeed company, Nutreco has announced a strategic partnership with a California-based innovative food company developing seafood products directly from fish cells, BlueNalu. The two companies have formalized a partnership […]

Plukon acquires majority stake in Staay Food’s vegetables and convenience business

NETHERLANDS – Plukon Food Group has agreed to acquire 51% stake in Fresh Care Convenience, a producer and processor fruit and vegetables owned by its Dutch peer, Staay Food Group. Based in Dronten, the Netherlands, […]

Mosa Meat partners with Nutreco and Lowercarbon to accelerate market introduction

NETHERLANDS – The Dutch startup behind the world’s first cultivated hamburger, Mosa Meat has entered a strategic partnership with Nutreco and Lowercarbon Capital to accelerate the commercial launch of its labgrown meat. The partnership with […]

Key Technology acquires Dutch processing equipment supplier Herbert Solutions

NETHERLANDS – Key Technology, a processing equipment manufacturer and member of the Duravant family of operating companies, has acquired Herbert Solutions enhancing its portfolio of potato and vegetable equipment solutions. Headquartered in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, […]