Dutch brewer Heineken N.V. reported that its net profit for the first-quarter of 2018 declined to 260 million euros from 293 million euros in the previous year.
But, Net profit (beia) was higher than last year. Consolidated beer volume was up 4.3% organically, with growth in Asia Pacific, A ... more
Wildlife managers in the American Southwest say a once-rare bat important to the pollination of plants used to produce tequila has made a comeback and is being removed from the U.S. endangered species list.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's announcement Tuesday made the lesser long-nosed ... more
Antoine de Saint-Affrique, CEO of the Barry Callebaut Group, said: “We had a very strong performance in the first six months of the current fiscal year, which was supported by all product groups and regions, as well as our key growth drivers. This resulted in the continued improvement of ou ... more
Fermentation is currently experiencing a revival in the food and drinks industry. Not only does it add a unique, slightly acidic taste, but it’s also recognised for supporting digestive health by turning foods and drinks into powerhouses of beneficial probiotics and friendly bacteria.
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No time to ruminate on that because the moment has arrived, thanks to a Dutch company that has married two technologies - motion sensors and AI - with the aim of bringing the barnyard into the 21st century.
The company, Connecterra, has brought its IDA system , or "The Intelligent Dairy Far ... more
Today, FrieslandCampina has announced that it will accelerate and further expedite its purpose driven strategy nourishing by nature with an even stronger commitment to sustainability. FrieslandCampina proposes to its members the introduction of a certified Top Dairy line with extra focus on ... more
analytica 2018 as the largest platform for digital transformation in the lab
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The 26th analytica met with overwhelming interest. In the past four days, some 35,800 visitors from all over the world came ... more
Why does drinking alcohol or consuming sugar make us thirsty? An international study of mice in Texas and humans in Europe reveals an unexpected anti-dehydration mechanism.
In a study published today in Cell Metabolism, UT Southwestern researchers identify a hormone that acts on the brain t ... more
Swiss nutrition, health and wellness giant Nestle SA (NSRGY, NSTR.L) said that all proposals of the Board of Directors were approved with strong majorities at the Annual General Meeting.
1988 shareholders attended the Annual General Meeting today in Lausanne. They represented 54.6 percent o ... more
Almost immediately after the “soda tax” went into place, Philadelphians were 40 percent less likely to drink soda every day, a new Drexel University study found.
Published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine and led by Yichen Zhong, a doctoral student at the Dornsife School of P ... more