For Hamburg’s Stern-Wywiol Gruppe, sustainable development, entrepreneurial activity and environmental protection go hand in hand. In keeping with this philosophy, the contract manufacturer SternMaid has created a flowering meadow some 11,500 m² in size on part of its company site. The area ... more
Burcon NutraScience Corporation (Frankfurt WKN: 157 793, TSX: BU), a leader in the development of functional and nutritionally valuable plant proteins, is pleased to announce the investor group and joint venture partner for its CAD 65 million pea and canola protein production facility. The ... more
Chips, soda and frozen pizzas tend to be full of salt, sugar and fat, but now scientists are trying to understand if there's something else about such processed foods that might be bad for us.
Already, the spread of cheap, packaged foods has been linked to rising obesity rates around the wo ... more
Under pressure from US President Donald Trump, the EU wants to help American beef producers to better market opportunities in Europe. According to the EU Commission on Friday, parts of the global EU import quota of 45,000 tonnes per year will be reserved for US suppliers.
Within seven years ... more
Uber is testing restaurant food deliveries by drone.
The company's Uber Eats unit began the tests in San Diego with McDonald's and plans to expand to other restaurants later this year.
Uber says the service should decrease food delivery times.
It works this way: Workers at a restaurant load ... more
Arla Foods has developed a new artificial intelligence tool to better predict their milk intake from farmer-owners. This means that 200 million kilos of milk can now be utilised better each year making Arla’s value chain even more sustainable.
Every year, Arla collects around 13 billion ki ... more
The supermarket shelves are full of them, soft drinks (sweet drinks) dominate worldwide beverage consumption. Sweet drinks are not only regarded as one of the main causes of the worldwide increase in obesity (severe overweight), but they also increase the risk of diabetes (diabetes), cardio ... more
Food company Raisio is investing an estimated EUR 45 million in the production facility developing and manufacturing plant-based added value products. With the investment, Raisio responds to the strong growth in demand for plant-based food, particularly in the European markets. The project ... more
PepsiCo, Inc. today announced that Ram Krishnan, currently Chief Executive Officer, Greater China for PepsiCo, has been appointed to the role of PepsiCo's Global Chief Commercial Officer. Krishnan will continue to lead PepsiCo's Greater China sector at this point. He replaces Laxman Narasim ... more
For the new head of the consumer goods group Unilever, meatless products are currently indispensable in the brand portfolio. "Plant based nutrition is a megatrend, so our most important task is to provide vegan and vegetarian alternatives within the core brands," Alan Jope told the Financia ... more