Tetra Pak and Yili launch the first drinking yoghurt with large fruit and cereal pieces

CHINA – Tetra Pak, the multinational food manufacturing and packaging company, has announced that it has helped Yili, a leading Chinese dairy manufacturer, to produce the world’s first drinking yoghurt with large fruit and cereal […]

Tanzania liquor manufacturers lauds proposal for electronic tax stamps

TANZANIA – Alcoholic beverages manufacturers of Tanzania have expressed their confidence in the proposal to introduce electronic tax stamps set to replace the paper stamps currently used, reported the Citizen. The manufacturers said they were […]

McDonald’s to ditch plastic straws in UK and Ireland by 2019

UK- McDonald, an American fast food company, is set to eliminate plastic straws in some of its markets in Europe including UK and Ireland by 2019 in a way to reduce plastic waste. McDonald aims […]

Nestlé and XPO Logistics build digital warehouse of the future in the East Midlands

UK – Nestlé, the world’s largest food and drink company, and XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, are co-creating a 638,000-square-foot distribution centre at the new SEGRO East Midlands Gateway […]

100 jobs to be lost as Nestle closes facility in Portugal by end of 2018

EUROPE – Nestlé, a Swiss transnational food and drink company, is set to close a production facility which produces the coffee substitute drink Caro by the end of 2018, at the cost of approximately 100 […]

Firmenich launches natural and clean label platform in commitment to traceability

SWITZERLAND – Firmenich has launched its Natural and Clean Label platform formed by a combination of its mastery of taste and naturals, with its world-class science and consumer understanding. The launch demonstrates the unique breadth […]

Kellogg Company announces leadership changes in the North American and European regions

USA – Kellogg Company, an American multinational food-manufacturing company, has announced two leadership changes to help drive the company’s growth strategy in the North American and European regions. According to the company, the leadership changes […]

Solvay’s to develop a more robust compression staple system for orthopedic and podiatric surgeries

BELGIUM – Solvay, a leading global supplier of specialty polymers, has announced that its Ixef polyarylamide (PARA) resin delivered the high stiffness and biocompatibility system. The system was needed by Reign Medical to develop its […]