Nestlé Nigeria reiterates commitment to addressing plastic packaging waste

NIGERIA – Nestlé Nigeria Plc has reiterated its commitment in addressing plastic packaging pollution in the country through engaging in various environmental conservation initiatives. Speaking while commemorating this year’s World Oceans Day in Nigeria, the […]

Coca-Cola launches solar power system in Namibia to strengthen green energy sourcing

NAMIBIA – Coca-Cola Namibia Bottling Company (CCNBC), subsidiary of Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) has installed 1740 solar panels and nine solar inverters in its facility as part of its ambitions to explore green energy sourcing. […]

Nampak’s Bevcan unit ramps up investment in plastic bottles alternatives

SOUTH AFRICA – South Africa’s packaging group, Nampak, has indicated that various innovations are being advanced to grow the pack share of beverage cans and cartons as environmentally responsible alternatives to plastic. Amid the increase […]

Unilever Kenya unveils new solar plant to explore renewable energy solutions

KENYA – Unilever Tea Kenya has commissioned a 619 kWp solar plant in its Kericho tea factory as part of the firm‘s ambitions of exploring renewable energy solutions and implement energy cost savings initiatives. The […]

Arla cuts on carbon footprint with more sustainable packaging in Europe

DENMARK – Danish dairy giant, Arla Foods has said that it is on track to achieve its sustainability ambitions, having made over 1 billion pieces of packaging more sustainable across Europe. The company now targets […]

Mondelez commits to 100% sustainably sourced cocoa for all brands by 2025

USA – Mondelez International has announced commitment to source 100% cocoa volume for all chocolate brands through its Cocoa Life Sustainability Program by 2025. The company said that 43% of its chocolate including Milka, Cadbury […]

Kraft Heinz joins other organisations within Food and Drink Federation

UK – Kraft Heinz has joined other food and beverage manufacturers within the Food and Drink Federation (FDF) of the United Kingdom (UK). The maker of Heinz tomato ketchup joins more than 300 other organisations […]

Muller invests in Milk & More delivery fleet to expand UK operations

UK – Dairy company, Muller has announced that it is set to invest in its milk delivery service, Milk & More by expanding its fleet of electric vehicles for more deliveries in the UK. The […]

Barry Callebaut achieves traceability of a third of its global cocoa volume

SWITZERLAND – The Swiss cocoa and chocolate company, Barry Callebaut has said that it has established traceability for a third of its global cocoa volume, bringing it closer to achieving its ambitious cocoa sustainability goals. […]

Waitrose in partnership to develop food packaging film from waste shells

UK – British supermarket chain, Waitrose has partnered a Scottish biotechnology company, CuanTec to trial a new food packaging film made from langoustine shells. The partners are exploring the potential for eco food packaging made […]