Nestlé and Starbucks introduce new range of coffee in the US

USA – Nestlé and Starbucks have releases a new range of Starbucks coffee products that will be available in grocery stores in the U.S. starting February 2020. The new line-up which includes; Cold Brew concentrate, […]

Kauai extends its healthy food brand into retail partnering with Pick n Pay

SOUTH AFRICA – Kauai, a health food restaurant, has extended its brand into retail with the launch of range of healthy frozen ready-to-eat meals, sides and smoothies in partnership with Pick n Pay. The Pick […]

Shoprite invests US$1.3m in Botswana’s first distribution center

BOTSWANA – Shoprite Bostwana,  Subsidiary of Shoprite Holding Limited, has opened its first distribution centre in Taung, Gaborone after investing about US$1.31m (P14 million) in the facility. The 3 700 square metre state-of-the-art facility has […]

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 […]