Eka releases free COVID-19 risk-monitoring app to help firms secure their supply chain
26/03/2020 – News / Technology / Apps / Cloud / COVID-19 / Eka Software Solutions
Eka Software Solutions, the number-one cloud platform for commodity management, has announced the release of its COVID-19 Risk Monitoring – a free app designed to help customers and prospects quickly gain visibility into supply chain risks in order to better assess and mitigate risk.
Restaurants are stepping up to provide modern ‘meals-on-wheels’ deliveries during Coronavirus crisis
19/03/2020 – News / Food / Delivery / Meals / UK / Restaurants / HORECA / Coronavirus / Business
In the light of customers looking to self-isolate from the Coronavirus threat, restaurants across the UK are stepping up to provide alternatives to their traditional fare.
PURA Soda wins Aurora International Taste challenge
18/03/2020 – News / Beverages / PURA / Soda / Aurora / Awards / Taste Challenge / CSD / South Africa
PURA Beverages – the creator of a range of innovative clean-label, low-sugar sodas – has won a prestigious award at the Aurora International Taste Challenge.
Foodservice leaders gather at first-of-its-kind conference on the future of nutrition
16/03/2020 – News / Conference / Nutrition / Foodservice / Retail / Kerry / UK
Hosted by Kerry Taste & Nutrition and held in London, the first industry-wide conference looked at how nutrition is changing the game in foodservice and inspiring innovation on menus.
Discover the best-tasting organic wine at Organic Food Iberia 2020
11/03/2020 – News / Beverages / Wine / Organic / Organic Food Iberia / Spain
Organic wine is today big business. And for specialised importers, wholesalers, distributors, retailers, and the on-trade buyers looking to cater to this trend, Organic Wine Iberia (3–4 June in Madrid) is a must attend.
New awards set to boost women’s empowerment in the hospitality sector
11/03/2020 – News / Hospitality / Awards / Hotel & Hospitality Show / Africa Big 7
Entries are now open for the inaugural ‘Women in Food, Beverage & Hospitality Awards’, the new highlight of the Hotel & Hospitality Show, which takes place alongside Africa’s Big 7 and SAITEX as part of Africa Trade Week at Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg (21–23 June 2020).
UFlex scoops up 6 accolades for innovation at Flexible Packaging Awards 2020
06/03/2020 – News / Packaging / Innovation / Flexible Packaging Awards / Uflex / India
UFlex Ltd – India’s largest multinational flexible packaging company and a global player in polymer sciences – has been recognised with six accolades (three golds and three silvers) at the prestigious Flexible Packaging Awards 2020, which concluded earlier this week in Bonita Springs in the US state of Florida.
India’s condiments market to achieve 13% CAGR up to 2024
25/02/2020 – News / Food Processing / Condiments / Spice / Sauce / India
India’s condiments market stood at US$638.96 million in 2018 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of over 13 per cent, to reach more than US$1.34 billion by 2024, according to a new report.
Malcolm Swift named President of European Brands Association
25/02/2020 – News / Food Processing / Flavours / McCormick & Company / AIM / US
Leading US flavour producer McCormick & Company has announced that Malcolm Swift – the firm’s President Global Flavor Solutions, International-EMEA and Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) – has been elected President of the European Brands Association (AIM - Association des Industries de Marque), taking over from Trevor Bond of Johnson & Johnson.
Omya offers nutraceutical manufacturers optimum calcium supply for any age
25/02/2020 – News / Ingredients / Minerals / Calcium / Omya / Switzerland / VitaFoods Europe
Nutraceutical manufacturers can target all age groups – from infants to the elderly – with innovative new calcium concepts from Swiss firm Omya to be showcased at the upcoming Vitafoods Europe 2020 (booth K273).
North America’s berry growers commit to 100% recycle-ready packaging
18/02/2020 – News / Packaging / Environment / Sustainability / Recycling / Farming / Berries / USA
In another step to further reduce the produce industry’s environmental impact, major North American fresh berry producers have announced their commitment to use 100-per-cent recycle-ready packaging by 2025.
New $2bn+ Nestlé fund to lead shift to food-grade recycled plastics
18/02/2020 – News / Packaging / Sustainability / Innovation / Plastic / Recycling / Nestlé
Nestlé has announced it will invest up to CHF 2 billion (US$2.05bn) as it strives to lead the global shift from virgin plastics to food-grade recycled plastics and to accelerate the development of innovative sustainable packaging solutions.
Saudi Arabia’s premier hospitality and food industry event to return as 158 new hotel projects point towards flourishing sector
14/02/2020 – News / HORECA / Event / Hospitality / Saudi Arabia / The Hotel Show Saudi Arabia
Amidst a buoyant HORECA segment, with 158 active new hotel projects set to add an estimated 70,475 hotel rooms across Saudi Arabia in the not-too-distant future, the Kingdom’s premier hospitality and food industry event – The Hotel Show Saudi Arabia – returns for its eighth edition from 31 March to 2 April 2020. And the show’s organiser is promising its most hands-on hospitality experience to date, when the show opens its doors once more at Jeddah Centre for Forums and Events.
Olam serves up taste of inspirational ingredients at Gulfood 2020
14/02/2020 – News / Ingredients / Olam International / Gulfood 2020 / Cocoa / Coffee / Dairy / Spices
Leading food and agri-business Olam International will be showcasing its Cocoa, Coffee, Dairy, Edible Nuts and Spices ingredients in a culinary demonstration at this year’s Gulfood, when the MENA region’s premier food event returns to Dubai World Trade Centre next week (16–20 February).
Halton to deliver professional kitchen solutions to South Korea’s new landmark
14/02/2020 – News / HORECA / Halton / Finland / South Korea / Jeju Dream Tower / Kitchen Ventilation
Finnish firm Halton Group has been awarded a major contract to deliver professional kitchen ventilation project to South Korea’s new landmark and tourist resort, Jeju Dream Tower, which opened in 2019. This €900,000 contract represents the company’s biggest project of its kind in Korea to date, said Halton, which will be supplying its equipment to the client from December 2019 through to March 2020.
High Street Group announces 3-year Budweiser partnership
12/02/2020 – News / Hospitality / Partnership / The High Street Group / Budweiser / UK / US
The High Street Group – fastest growing leading hospitality provider in the northeast of the UK – has announced a global partnership deal with US lager giant Budweiser.
GEA now on climate benchmark ‘A-list’ of Carbon Disclosure Project
12/02/2020 – News / Machinery / Technology / Food Processing / Environment / Climate / GEA
GEA – one of the world’s largest technology suppliers for food processing – has scored its best result to date in the climate assessment of the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP). With an overall score of A-, the Group now meets the criteria for the leadership level and thus ranks amongst the leaders in the sectoral and regional benchmark.
Abel & Cole launches first-of-its-kind ‘refill delivery service’
12/02/2020 – News / Packaging / Environment / Sustainability / Refillable / Abel & Cole / UK
Organic grocery business Abel & Cole has launched a cutting-edge refillables trial. This first-of-its-kind trial will remove single use packaging from a selection of pantry items and deliver them instead in returnable, reusable pots. This service, named Club Zero, makes Abel & Cole the first ever online retailer to offer a refillable service in the UK, as part of your normal weekly shop.
Registration for Fi Africa 2020 is now live
07/02/2020 – News / Ingredients / Event / Egypt / Fi Africa
We are excited to announce that Fi Africa, as part of Africa Food Manufacturing and co-located with ProPak MENA, will launch in March 2020 – and registration for the show is now live.
Fast track to China and US offers UK producers escape route from “cliff-edge” Brexit
22/01/2020 – News / Business / Trade / Export / Brexit / China / US / UK
It’s official. The UK will be leaving the EU on 31st January. And with just 11 months left to agree a new UK-EU trade deal, businesses must act now to avoid the worst effects of an inevitable 'No Deal' Brexit.
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