KFC teams up with Beyond Meat in piloting plant-based chicken

USA – KFC has partnered with meat alternatives company Beyond Meat to trial a new plant-based chicken, Beyond Fried Chicken, available as both nuggets and boneless wings. The Beyond Fried Chicken was launched at a […]

SIG Group develops aseptic cartons with ASI-certified aluminium foil

SWITZERLAND – Aseptic packaging solutions provider, SIG Combibloc Group has developed aseptic cartons with ASI-certified aluminium foil to meet consumer demand for sustainable packaging. The new cartons were developed in partnership with B-Better®, a start-up […]

Sainsbury’s launches reverse-vending trial to boost plastic recycling

UK – UK leading supermarket chain, Sainsbury has launched reverse vending machine trial at its Lincoln store in commitment to boost plastic recycling. The Reverse Vending Recycling will allow customers to return plastic bottles of […]

DS Smith expands in N. America with new office in Atlanta

USA – British packaging company, DS Smith has opened a new office building in Atlanta, Georgia as it looks to expand its operations in the North American market. The facility will serve as the company’s […]

Symrise’s Diana Food opens R&D facility in Canada to drive innovation

CANADA – Diana Food, the nutrition and wellness division of Symrise has opened a new research & development facility in Quebec, Canada to promote innovation in consumer nutrition and well-being solutions. The new center will […]

DuPont unveils new range of cultures for fermented plant-based products

USA – DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences has introduced new range of cultures specially designed for fermented plant-based products. The new DuPont Danisco VEGE cultures are an addition to Danisco brand which delivers food and beverage […]

JBS opens new US$20m food innovation center in Colorado, US

USA – Brazilian meat processor, JBS USA has inaugurated a new state-of-the-art food innovation center in Colorado, the United States reinforcing its capabilities in global innovation. Located at Colorado State University (CSU) campus, the new […]

Craft Brew Alliance launches low alcohol, low-calorie seltzer drink

USA – Craft Brew Alliance’s growth unit pH Experiment is set to launch a new line of low alcohol, low calorie seltzers to delight consumers during the summer. The new product, Pacer Low Proof Seltzer […]

Coca-Cola introduces flavored sparkling range to its Smartwater brand

USA – The Coca-Cola Company has unveiled three new flavored sparkling variants to expand its Smartwater line in the US. The new flavored smartwater offerings are sparkling strawberry-blood orange, fuji apple-pear and raspberry-rose and are […]