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Growing season kicks off well for Kissabel apples in the Southern Hemisphere
Growing season kicks off well for Kissabel apples in the Southern Hemisphere

Favourable weather conditions produced excellent quality Kissabel apples, of good size and very good flesh colour. Significant progress has been reported by partners in the Southern Hemisphere and various promotional activities are underway surrounding the red-flesh apples. read more

Byron launches ‘Bites of British’ range to celebrate Queen’s Platinum Jubilee
Byron launches ‘Bites of British’ range to celebrate Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Gourmet burger restaurant chain Byron has unveiled its latest creation for the great British public, in honour of the Queen’s Jubilee. For the months of June and July, burger aficionados can indulge in Byron’s Bites of British range – including the ‘Elizabeefan Burger’ and ‘Eton Mess Shake’. read more

Glenfiddich launches The Orchard Experiment
Glenfiddich launches The Orchard Experiment

Glenfiddich, the world’s most awarded single malt scotch whisky, continues to disrupt the status quo of the whisky world with The Orchard Experiment, a single malt finished in Somerset Pomona Spirit Casks – the brand’s fifth expression of The Experimental Series. read more

Corona introduces Corona Tropical, the brand's first non-beer beverage
Corona introduces Corona Tropical, the brand's first non-beer beverage

Corona, an AB InBev global brand, has announced the launch of Corona Tropical, the brand's first lightly sparkling alcoholic drink made with a hint of real fruit juice, available worldwide. read more

German Doner Kebab opens landmark 100th UK restaurant
German Doner Kebab opens landmark 100th UK restaurant

Famous for pioneering gourmet kebabs in the UK and worldwide, German Doner Kebab (GDK) has reached a major milestone with the opening of its 100th UK restaurant, confirming its position as the UK’s fastest-growing restaurant chain. read more

MULTIVAC presents new R3 thermoforming packaging machine
MULTIVAC presents new R3 thermoforming packaging machine

The R3 runs recyclable packaging films made of mono materials without crease formation; it requires very low levels of maintenance during everyday production thanks to new design features, and it fits into every production environment with its modular construction. read more

HostMilano and TuttoFood look to conquer North America
HostMilano and TuttoFood look to conquer North America

Fiera Milano has landed in North America to promote its two leading events TuttoFood, the B2B event for the agro-food ecosystem (8–11 May 2023), and HostMilano, the main exhibition for the out-of-home sector (13–17 October 2023), to one of the most important global markets for F&B and hospitality. read more

PerfectTed launches “clean, green caffeine in a can” across Holland & Barrett stores nationwide
PerfectTed launches “clean, green caffeine in a can” across Holland & Barrett stores nationwide

PerfectTed have launched a range of canned natural energy drinks powered by matcha green tea, which are bursting with flavour and ready to fight fatigue. The challenger brand’s mission is to revolutionise healthier caffeine consumption by leveraging an ingredient in matcha that has been consumed for over 800 years. read more

THAIFEX – Anuga Asia 2022 to explore how food industry operators can adapt to a critically changed F&B market
THAIFEX – Anuga Asia 2022 to explore how food industry operators can adapt to a critically changed F&B market

THAIFEX – Anuga Asia 2022 preparation is in full swing, as Asia’s leading food trade fair gears up to host local and international participants at IMPACT Muang Thong Thani, Bangkok, Thailand, from 24–28 May
2022. read more

22nd edition of The Hotel Show Dubai set to gather the industry’s greatest names
22nd edition of The Hotel Show Dubai set to gather the industry’s greatest names

From 24–26 May, the Hospitality Industry’s flagship event is set to welcome thousands of visitors to Dubai, with a roll-call of exciting new Summits, Conferences and Features. read more

Grant’s launches Summer Orange, its first ever flavoured expression
Grant’s launches Summer Orange, its first ever flavoured expression

Scottish distiller Grant’s has announced the launch of its first ever flavoured expression – Summer Orange. A mix of blended Scotch with natural orange flavours and Sicilian orange extract, Grant’s Summer Orange launches across Europe from 4th May. read more

HostMilano unveils report on global coffee trends and consumption
HostMilano unveils report on global coffee trends and consumption

HostMilano’s recent analysis offers the global picture on coffee trends and consumption patterns. From Europe to Gen Z, the future of the most desired drink knows no borders, with the sector’s value expected to top €43 billion in 2025. read more

Budweiser Budvar relaunches unfiltered premium lager under new brand, Budvar Nefiltr
Budweiser Budvar relaunches unfiltered premium lager under new brand, Budvar Nefiltr

Budweiser Budvar, the Czech Republic’s national brewery, has launched Budvar Nefiltr, a rebrand of its 4% ABV unfiltered and unpasteurised lager, previously known as Kraüsened. read more

UFlex-Asepto to set up world’s fastest U-shape paper straw line for its aseptic liquid cartons
UFlex-Asepto to set up world’s fastest U-shape paper straw line for its aseptic liquid cartons

Leading aseptic packaging company Asepto – part of India’s packaging giant UFlex Ltd – has gone green with its new U-shape paper straw line at Sanand, Gujarat. The new line is the firm’s response to tightening restrictions across the world on using plastic straws. read more

The Anuga FoodTec Family: Koelnmesse presents its tailor-made international trade shows
The Anuga FoodTec Family: Koelnmesse presents its tailor-made international trade shows

Leading trade show organiser Koelnmesse offers the food technology industry access to important target markets worldwide. read more

A-peeling technology: Tropical Food Machinery’s award-winning Cerere 6000 automatic banana peeler
A-peeling technology: Tropical Food Machinery’s award-winning Cerere 6000 automatic banana peeler

Tropical Food Machinery’s patented and award-winning new automatic banana peeler ‘Cerere 6000’ has a working capacity of 6 mT/h of fresh product, and a pulp extraction yield of 60 per cent. read more

Mondi has food industry wrapped with two sustainable packaging launches at Anuga FoodTec
Mondi has food industry wrapped with two sustainable packaging launches at Anuga FoodTec

Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, is highlighting the need for innovative packaging solutions in the fresh food industry by introducing two new recyclable packaging products - a paper-based tray and a semi-rigid plastic tray – at Anuga FoodTec. read more

Plenish appoints Cordon Bleu chef Ravneet Gill as brand ambassador
Plenish appoints Cordon Bleu chef Ravneet Gill as brand ambassador

Ravneet Gill – Le Cordon Bleu chef, author and presenter – has become the new face of Plenish, a leading producer of award-winning and organic plant-based milks, juices and shots. read more

ADM announces $300m capacity expansion and Innovation Center to meet booming demand for alternative proteins
ADM announces $300m capacity expansion and Innovation Center to meet booming demand for alternative proteins

ADM, a global leader in nutrition, is to invest approximately US$300 million to significantly expand its Decatur, Illinois, alternative protein production, as the company continues to add capacity to meet strong demand growth. ADM will further enhance such capabilities by opening a new, state-of-the-art Protein Innovation Center, also in Decatur. read more

Chu Lo launches Japanese-inspired sour soft drinks in time for summer
Chu Lo launches Japanese-inspired sour soft drinks in time for summer

Leveraging upon on-trend sour flavours and expanding consumer interest in better-for-you, clean label beverages, challenger brand Chu Lo has launched a new range of premium soft drinks “crafted for those with a thirst for everything out of the ordinary”. read more

Annapoorna ANUFOOD India to explore key trends shaping India’s F&B industry
Annapoorna ANUFOOD India to explore key trends shaping India’s F&B industry

The highly anticipated Annapoorna – ANUFOOD India returns to Mumbai in September this year, as India experiences flourishing demand and impressive growth trajectories across numerous segments of the food & beverage industry. read more

HIPPEAS to reformulate and relaunch non-HFSS puffs
HIPPEAS to reformulate and relaunch non-HFSS puffs

The innovative chickpea snack brand is transitioning all its products to meet incoming HFSS regulations in the UK. read more

Eatplanted launches nationwide listing in Europe’s largest health and leisure group, David Lloyd Leisure
Eatplanted launches nationwide listing in Europe’s largest health and leisure group, David Lloyd Leisure

Europe’s leading meat alternative brand, Eatplanted, is partnering with David Lloyd Leisure – Europe’s largest health and leisure group – to launch of the ‘tastiest and most sustainable’ dishes on the new spring/summer menu in the group’s UK Clubs, all based on its award-winning Eatplanted.chicken. read more

Byron launches the UK’s first ‘Pickle Beer’
Byron launches the UK’s first ‘Pickle Beer’

UK gourmet burger restaurant chain Byron has launched an innovative brew with a twist – Pickle Beer. read more

Galipette Cidre launches new Rosé SKU
Galipette Cidre launches new Rosé SKU

Galipette’s new Rosé Cidre is now available to purchase from Waitrose stores UK-wide. The cider is made with the rare, red-flesh Pommes à Chair Rouge apples from the orchards of Brittany and Normandy, giving it the authentic rosé character, taste, and deep amber colour. read more

Consistent and accurate portion and apply technology? Quantum’s MLT2000 has it covered
Consistent and accurate portion and apply technology? Quantum’s MLT2000 has it covered

Chicago-based Quantum Technical Services – an internationally renowned leader in the field of portion and apply technology for a variety of food processing applications – has launched a targeted applicator for prepared meals and frozen entrées, enabling manufacturers to apply their product consistently and accurately every time. read more

Quantum’s ‘Terminator’ integrated pizza production line packs in the action
Quantum’s ‘Terminator’ integrated pizza production line packs in the action

‘Hasta la pizza, baby’ – presenting Quantum’s Terminator Production System, which makes short shrift of pizza preparation, topping 50 x 12-inch pizzas per minute with all the trimmings. read more

‘The Simple Root’ brand launches this month in the UK
‘The Simple Root’ brand launches this month in the UK

Launched this month, a new range of 100-per-cent plant-based fresh cooking sauces from UK brand The Simple Root are set to shake up the category. read more

RON SANTIAGO DE CUBA names Antonio Naranjo at Global Brand Ambassador
RON SANTIAGO DE CUBA names Antonio Naranjo at Global Brand Ambassador

Cuban rum brand RON SANTIAGO DE CUBA has announced the appointment of award-winning bartender and innovator, Antonio Naranjo, as its new Global Brand Ambassador. read more

BLACKLION rare sheep’s milk vodka strikes gold at World Vodka Awards
BLACKLION rare sheep’s milk vodka strikes gold at World Vodka Awards

Cotswolds-produced BLACKLION – Europe’s first sheep’s milk vodka – has been earning top reviews, including a Launch Design Bronze and Presentation Gold at this year’s World Vodka Awards, plus the competition’s top overall Gold for Best Presentation in 2022. read more

Retrofit crop insight tech HarvestEye to take the stage at Fruit Logistica
Retrofit crop insight tech HarvestEye to take the stage at Fruit Logistica

From 5-7 April in Berlin, machine-learning driven crop insights tool HarvestEye will be exhibiting on the global agronomy stage at Fruit Logistica – the world’s leading fruit and vegetable trade fair. read more

Ynsect opens first mealworm farm in the US and enters local premium chicken feed market
Ynsect opens first mealworm farm in the US and enters local premium chicken feed market

Ÿnsect – the world leading producer of insect protein – has entered into production operations in America following the incorporation of Nebraska-based Jord. read more

The Craft Irish Whiskey Co. wins 3 accolades at UK’s Best Business Awards
The Craft Irish Whiskey Co. wins 3 accolades at UK’s Best Business Awards

The Craft Irish Whiskey Co. has just been announced as winner of the ‘Best Innovation’ and ‘Disruptor of the Year’ categories at the 2022 Best Business Awards. Jay Bradley, Founder & CEO, has been named winner in the ‘Outstanding Entrepreneur’ category. read more

Large-scale greenfield malting plant in Brazil to deliver up to 800t/d with tech from Zeppelin Systems
Large-scale greenfield malting plant in Brazil to deliver up to 800t/d with tech from Zeppelin Systems

In response to buoyant beer demand in South America’s biggest consumer market, a partnership of co-operatives have set their sights on building the world’s largest single-site greenfield malting production plant in Brazil. read more

Fatherson Bakery launches limited edition Easter cakes range
Fatherson Bakery launches limited edition Easter cakes range

To celebrate this year’s Easter Sunday, Fatherson Bakery has launched its Easter cake range which include Mini Easter Cupcake Platters, Easter Cupcake Platters, Simnel Cakes, Seasonal Cupcakes and new for this year – Easter fairycakes. read more

Denmark triumphs in Bocuse D'Or Europe 2022
Denmark triumphs in Bocuse D'Or Europe 2022

Denmark – represented by Brian Mark Hansen – has won gold at this year’s Bocuse d'Or Europe, with Hungary and Norway taking silver and bronze position, respectively, in the European leg of the famous gastronomy competition. read more

The Compleat Food Group scoops Plant-based Manufacturing Company of the Year award
The Compleat Food Group scoops Plant-based Manufacturing Company of the Year award

Leading manufacturer of chilled food, The Compleat Food Group, has been named Plant-Based Manufacturing Company of the Year at the Food Manufacture Excellence Awards 2022, marking the second consecutive win for the group in the plant-based category. read more

The London Essence Co. launches new Pink Grapefruit Soda
The London Essence Co. launches new Pink Grapefruit Soda

Premium mixer brand The London Essence Co. is launching a new Pink Grapefruit Soda, which joins the brand’s existing range of elegant tonics, crafted sodas and delicious gingers. read more

ASEAN’s largest F&B ingredients event reunited – online & in-person
ASEAN’s largest F&B ingredients event reunited – online & in-person

Fi Asia returns for its 25th edition with ONE event in TWO convenient locations (Jakarta and Bangkok), plus five months online access for all show participants. read more

Future Foods opens as B2B networking event for African F&B professionals
Future Foods opens as B2B networking event for African F&B professionals

The Future Foods virtual exhibition opened to the trade on 9th March 2022, with The Future Food Conference – the first in a series – set to take place on 23 March 2022, bringing together thousands of professionals engaged in the F&B sector across the African continent. read more

Latest issue – Vol 1/22
– Health & Nutrition focus
– GULFOOD SPECIAL
– Food and beverage trend predictions for 2022
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