Cannabis infused beverage brand Cann raises US$5m to fund expansion plans

USA – Los Angeles based cannabis-infused social tonic, Cann has raised US$5m in seed funding round, co-led by Imaginary and JM10 Partners, to accelerate the the brands growth California and to new states in 2020. […]

AQUAhydrate launches aluminium package to nuture a more sustainable future

USA – AQUAhydrate, a Southern California-based lifestyle beverage company has launched a bold new aluminum package as the company’s first step in a journey toward a more renewable future. The brand, which is backed by […]

Russell Stover Chocolates restructures its production and distribution operations

USA – Russell Stover Chocolates, the top manufacturer of boxed chocolates in the US is making several changes to the production, retail and distribution networks to align its operations with the changing consumer needs across […]

PepsiCo to use 100% renewable electricity for its US operations

USA – PepsiCo has unveiled plans of using 100% renewable energy for its US direct operations this year as part of the company’s progress towards switching to renewable electricity across its global operations. According to […]

Reprive to food and agriculture sectors as US and China sign phase one of trade agreement

USA – The United States and Republic of China have reached a consensus on the first phase of the trade agreement in a deal that is expected to significantly benefit the American Agricultural sector. The […]

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, […]

Ceres Global’s chief financial officer Kyle Egbert steps down

USA – Agricultural, energy and industrial products merchandising and supply chain company, Ceres Global has announced that its Chief Financial Officer, Kyle Egbert, will be leaving the company in February 2020 to pursue a new […]

Beyond Meat and Roquette sign a multi-year pea protein supply agreement

USA – Beyond Meat has announced a multi-year pea protein supply agreement with Roquette, a global leader in plant-based ingredients and a pioneer of plant proteins. The supply agreement builds on a previous partnership between […]

fairlife ventures into the creamer category, launches Real Dairy Coffee Creamers

USA – fairlife, a dairy beverage brand that was recently acquired by The Coca-Cola Company, has launched fairlife Real Dairy Coffe creamers, its latest line of premium products made with ultra-filtered milk. The new Real […]

Kwik Lok names Gary Tong as Vice President of Engineering and Innovation

USA – Packaging manufacturer, Kwik Lok Corporation has appointed Gary Tong as the company’s Vice President of Engineering and Innovation. The Washington based packaging manufacturer noted the new role was created to lead its engineers […]