Waitrose launches packaging-free trial in fight against plastic waste

UK – The leading British supermarket Waitrose has launched a packaging-free trial at its store in Oxford in an effort to reduce plastic waste and its impact on the environment. Customers will be able to […]

Tyson Fresh Meats to invest US$300m in a new US food production plant

USA – Tyson Fresh Meats, a subsidiary of the global meat and poultry company, Tyson Foods has unveiled plans to invest US$300 million in a new food production plant in Utah State in the United […]

Nestle USA simplifies ice cream and pizza delivery network

USA – Nestle USA has said that it is simplifying its ice cream and pizza delivery network by adopting a warehouse model, which it says will enable further growth in the category. The transition from […]

PepsiCo to invest US$4 billion in Mexico in the next 2 years

MEXICO – PepsiCo Mexico has announced that it is investing US$4 billion to boost operational excellence in the country in the next 2 years. The investment will focus on strengthening our agricultural model, infrastructure, sustainability […]

Dean Foods expands Steve’s Ice Cream range with seven new flavors

USA – Dean Foods’ affiliate Steve’s Ice Cream has launched seven new ice cream flavors, expanding its ice cream range in the US. The maker of Brooklyn Blackout Cake and Small Batch Bourbon Vanilla has […]

Bubs Australia partners Fonterra to produce first organic infant formula

AUSTRALIA – Bubs Australia has partnered with New Zealand’s dairy co-operative, Fonterra to launch certified organic grass-fed cow milk infant formula in Australia. Bubs Australia has entered into a supply agreement with Fonterra to produce […]

Beyond Meat launches public offering, targets US$183m in funding

USA – The US-based beef alternatives producer, Beyond Meat has launched its initial public offering (IPO) of 8,750,000 shares of common stock with a goal to raise US$183 million in funding. Beyond Meat’s IPO price […]

Alland & Robert and Sayaji form JV for acacia gum production in India

INDIA – Acacia gum manufacturer, Alland & Robert has announced a new joint venture with India’s Sayaji Industries for production of acacia gum for the Indian market. The 50:50 joint venture will allow Alland & […]

Hormel Foods signs agreement to use 50% renewable energy in operations

USA – The American food company, Hormel Foods has unveiled plans to become powered by almost 50% renewable energy in an effort to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions. It has signed a virtual power purchase […]