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UK’s number-one baby food brand Ella’s Kitchen turns Black Friday green
UK’s number-one baby food brand Ella’s Kitchen turns Black Friday green

Ella's Kitchen, the UK's number-one baby food brand, is once again turning Black Friday ‘Green’ with its pledge to donate all profits from its online sales from Friday 26th through to Monday 29th November to ‘Trees for Life’ – a UK charity dedicated to rewilding the Scottish Highlands. read more

Flux unlocks cashback offers marketing for hospitality sector SMEs
Flux unlocks cashback offers marketing for hospitality sector SMEs

Digital receipts data platform Flux is levelling the playing field for small businesses: Retailers using Zettle, Square, Shopwave or Sumup can now onboard and set up a Flux cashback offer in less than 10 minutes. read more

New Christmas product offerings from Fatherson Bakery
New Christmas product offerings from Fatherson Bakery

Award-winning UK bakery Fatherson has created a new and improved Christmas offering. The new festive collection includes a range of high-quality mouth-watering mince pies from traditional flavours to exciting new flavours like port & cranberry. read more

Morning Foods breaks out of breakfast and into mealtimes
Morning Foods breaks out of breakfast and into mealtimes

Backed by significant marketing investment, leading UK oat miller Morning Foods has launched a first-to-market product – a revolutionary range of oat-based convenience meals. read more

UNLTD’s encourages consumers to ‘join the nolo revolution’ with new low-alcoholic beer and IPA
UNLTD’s encourages consumers to ‘join the nolo revolution’ with new low-alcoholic beer and IPA

New low alcohol beer brand UNLTD. is low-calorie, vegan-friendly, gluten-free and packed with vitamins. Most importantly of all, it tastes great. read more

Saint Benevolence, the Haitian Rum Clairin that gives back with every sip
Saint Benevolence, the Haitian Rum Clairin that gives back with every sip

Brand new to the UK, Saint Benevolence showcases the tradition of Haitian Rum Clairin – a rustic, terroir-driven sugar cane spirit. Produced in partnership with its third-generation distillers, Saint Benevolence sends 100-per-cent of its profits to charity – to work the brand has been funding in Haiti for 20 years. read more

Non-alcoholic DaiquirISH sets the bar as it wins top prize – up against alcohol
Non-alcoholic DaiquirISH sets the bar as it wins top prize – up against alcohol

The Pre-Mixed & RTD Masters 2021 winners were announced this month in London by The Spirits Business. One headliner was ISH from Denmark who took the top award for its non-alcoholic DaiquirISH, as it competed against conventional alcoholic brands. read more

‘Simply Roasted’ announces major foodservice partners
‘Simply Roasted’ announces major foodservice partners

New partnerships will see better-for-you crisp range Simply Roasted debut with Brakes, the UK’s leading wholesale foodservice supplier, and also London Heathrow’s Virgin Airlines Clubhouse. read more

Campari Group UK to distribute Champagne Lallier, including new iteration flagship cuvée, R.018
Campari Group UK to distribute Champagne Lallier, including new iteration flagship cuvée, R.018

Following Campari Group’s acquisition of Champagne Lallier in 2020, Campari Group UK is to take on distribution of the well respected Champagne brand within the London M25 area in a phased approach, in combination with current distributor Boutinot wines. read more

Primo Aperitivo adds the ‘Sbagliato’ and the ‘Americano’ to its classic Italian cocktail range
Primo Aperitivo adds the ‘Sbagliato’ and the ‘Americano’ to its classic Italian cocktail range

Mercury Spirits has announced that it will add two new beverages to its Primo Aperitivo Italian cocktail range – the ‘Sbagliato’ and the ‘Americano’ – to sit alongside the simple yet sophisticated Primo Aperitivo Negroni. read more

Oterra to predict future with exclusive food futurologist partnership
Oterra to predict future with exclusive food futurologist partnership

Oterra – the world’s leading supplier of natural colours, with the widest portfolio in the industry – has announced an exclusive partnership with renowned food futurologist Dr Morgaine Gaye, including an unmissable webinar at the end of November. read more

Asia’s leading F&B industry event, FHA-Food & Beverage moves to 5-8 September 2022
Asia’s leading F&B industry event, FHA-Food & Beverage moves to 5-8 September 2022

Event organiser Informa Markets has announced that FHA–Food & Beverage – Asia’s leading F&B industry event – will be moving from March 2022 to 5-8 September 2022, with Singapore Expo remaining as the venue for the leading event. read more

Violife announces launch of new Le Rond Camembert flavour
Violife announces launch of new Le Rond Camembert flavour

Violife, the UK’s leading alternative-to-cheese brand, has launched its Le Rond Camembert Flavour – available in Waitrose from 15th November. read more

DalterFood Group renews food supply chain traceability and animal welfare certification
DalterFood Group renews food supply chain traceability and animal welfare certification

For the second year running, the major dairy products business has obtained voluntary animal welfare certification – according to the protocol created by the CReNBA for the Parmigiano Reggiano supply chain – in accordance with the stringent firm’s policies on sustainability and environmental quality. read more

Ella’s Kitchen announces major milestone on net-zero journey, with approval of science-based targets
Ella’s Kitchen announces major milestone on net-zero journey, with approval of science-based targets

The UK’s number-one baby and toddler food brand has received approval of climate targets by the Science Based Targets initiative. The announcement fulfils a key element of the firm’s ‘BIG Pledge to Little People’, which sets out the ambition to reach Net Zero by 2030 and build a better world for future generations. read more

Olio Dante showcases innovations in Flavored Extra Virgin Olive Oils line, Vinegars, and Sauces range @TUTTOFOOD
Olio Dante showcases innovations in Flavored Extra Virgin Olive Oils line, Vinegars, and Sauces range @TUTTOFOOD

Olio Dante S.p.A. – renowned producer of Italy’s number-one single-brand olive oil – showcased a number of product innovations at the recently concluded TUTTOFOOD expo in Milan. read more

SIG awarded ‘Top Futuristic Technology’ at Gulfood Manufacturing 2021 for its next-gen filling machine, SIG NEO
SIG awarded ‘Top Futuristic Technology’ at Gulfood Manufacturing 2021 for its next-gen filling machine, SIG NEO

SIG, a leading systems and solutions provider for aseptic packaging, was awarded ‘Top Futuristic Technology’ at the Gulfood Manufacturing award ceremony for its next-generation filling machine, SIG NEO. read more

AUGA group presents the world’s first zero-emissions tractor
AUGA group presents the world’s first zero-emissions tractor

AUGA group, Europe’s largest vertically integrated organic food producer, has developed and presented the world’s first hybrid bio-methane and electric tractor for professional farm use – AUGA M1. read more

Russian Standard Vodka launches exquisite jewellery edition in global travel retail segment
Russian Standard Vodka launches exquisite jewellery edition in global travel retail segment

Russian Standard Vodka – the world’s number-one premium Russian vodka – has launched its latest Travel Retail Exclusive Limited Edition. read more

Elopak presents breakthrough sustainable innovations at Gulfood Manufacturing
Elopak presents breakthrough sustainable innovations at Gulfood Manufacturing

Elopak – a leading global supplier of sustainable carton packaging and filling equipment – is showcasing its latest sustainable packaging solutions and innovations at Gulfood Manufacturing in Dubai. Visit the firm at Stand D4-20 (Hall 4). read more

Global launch of SIG’s next gen F&B filling tech and packaging @Gulfood Manufacturing
Global launch of SIG’s next gen F&B filling tech and packaging @Gulfood Manufacturing

SIG, a leading systems and solutions provider for aseptic packaging, has marked the launch of its next generation food & beverage filling technology and family-size packaging at Gulfood Manufacturing 2021 in Dubai. read more

New report lists top trends shaping the future of food and nutrition
New report lists top trends shaping the future of food and nutrition

Launched by market research company Euromonitor International at Anuga in Cologne, the new report highlights those themes driving the most disruption and investment in the food and nutrition space. read more

Renowned French caviar house Petrossian opens UK lab to combat Brexit red tape
Renowned French caviar house Petrossian opens UK lab to combat Brexit red tape

Petrossian has been a French institution for over a century, and has been sourcing and maturing the world's finest caviar since the firm first brought this delicacy to Paris in 1920. This year, the family-run company is expanding its UK caviar operations, and is currently building a new caviar lab on the outskirts of London – in Chessington. read more

Ingredion to showcase on-trend inspired prototypes at Gulfood Manufacturing in Dubai (Stand: S3-C2)
Ingredion to showcase on-trend inspired prototypes at Gulfood Manufacturing in Dubai (Stand: S3-C2)

Ingredion, Incorporated (NYSE: INGR) – a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to the food manufacturing industry – will showcase the latest consumer trends and ingredient innovations in six delicious recipe prototypes at this year’s Gulfood Manufacturing. read more

Totam Seeds offers access to new premium tomatoes
Totam Seeds offers access to new premium tomatoes

World-renowned tomato breeder Totam Seeds unveils new varieties following extensive research in partnership with growers. read more

Asepto from UFlex to showcase pioneering ‘FOIL STAMPING’ innovation @ Gulfood Manufacturing
Asepto from UFlex to showcase pioneering ‘FOIL STAMPING’ innovation @ Gulfood Manufacturing

UFlex’s highly successful aseptic liquid packaging brand, Asepto, will showcase its first-of-a-kind revolutionary ‘Foil Stamping’ innovation for the beverage industry at the Gulfood Manufacturing Expo 2021 in Dubai, from 7–9 November 2021. read more

HOSTMilano and TUTTOFOOD triumph reaffirms FieraMilano as European hub for F&B industry innovation
HOSTMilano and TUTTOFOOD triumph reaffirms FieraMilano as European hub for F&B industry innovation

More than 150,000 visitors met 2,700 companies at the recently concluded HOSTMilano and TUTTOFOOD, alongside co-located Meat-Tech, strengthening Milan’s status as a European exhibition hub and an international showcase for Italian excellence. read more

Glenfiddich and Mr Porter unite in a first-of-its-kind collaboration
Glenfiddich and Mr Porter unite in a first-of-its-kind collaboration

Glenfiddich, the world’s most awarded single malt Scotch whisky, is teaming up with award-winning online destination for men’s style, MR PORTER, to create “a unique new expression of whisky through a highly creative lens”. Glenfiddich presented by MR PORTER is limited to only 1,500 bottles worldwide. read more

ILIP debuts at MeatTech 2021
ILIP debuts at MeatTech 2021

Italy-headquartered packaging solutions expert ILIP participates this year for the first time at MeatTech – the trade fair specialising in innovative technology and solutions for the cold cuts, meat and ready meals production chain – from 22–26 October at Fiera Milan to Rho (MI). read more

Anuga 2021 exceeds all expectations
Anuga 2021 exceeds all expectations

A spirit of optimism characterised this year’s ANUGA – the leading global trade fair for food and beverages – with a high level of satisfaction observed among exhibitors and visitors alike. read more

DalterFood’s ‘Solo di Pezzata Rossa Italiana’ Parmigiano Reggiano cheese certified as ‘Mountain Product’
DalterFood’s ‘Solo di Pezzata Rossa Italiana’ Parmigiano Reggiano cheese certified as ‘Mountain Product’

The ‘Mountain Product’ designation has been awarded to DalterFood’s high-quality cheese, which has a guaranteed maturation period of 24 months and is exclusively processed in facilities in the Reggio Emilia Apennines. read more

Glenfiddich to be first partner to release rare whisky via NFT with BlockBar
Glenfiddich to be first partner to release rare whisky via NFT with BlockBar

Glenfiddich, the world’s most awarded Single Malt Scotch Whisky brand, has partnered with BlockBar, the premier non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace for luxury wine and spirits products, to launch a series of 15 limited-edition liquor NFTs. read more

Ron Santiago De Cuba expands rum range with ‘Añejo 8-year-old’
Ron Santiago De Cuba expands rum range with ‘Añejo 8-year-old’

The new ‘Ron Santiago de Cuba Añejo 8-year-old’ targets the premium rum segment, with an initial launch in the UK, Germany, Italy, Baltics and Cuba markets. The new rum is produced by Corporación Cuba Ron and distributed via a JV between a European subsidiary of Diageo and Corporación Cuba Ron. read more

The Glen Grant hosts glitzy launch in partnership with Rolls Royce to celebrate ‘Dennis Malcolm 60th Anniversary Edition’ single malt
The Glen Grant hosts glitzy launch in partnership with Rolls Royce to celebrate ‘Dennis Malcolm 60th Anniversary Edition’ single malt

Campari Group CEO Bob Kunze-Concewitz led the way at the Rolls Royce showroom venue in Mayfair, with an exclusive preview of the coveted release – a single malt scotch whisky honouring the firm’s acclaimed Master Distiller. read more

StePac launches lean, fully-recyclable top-seal solution
StePac launches lean, fully-recyclable top-seal solution

Fresh produce packaging innovator StePac Ltd has expanded its range of top seals with new solutions to extend the shelf-life of fresh fruits and ready-to-eat salads for the retail segment. read more

GlobalData’s top 5 trends to watch in the spirits and wine sector this year and next
GlobalData’s top 5 trends to watch in the spirits and wine sector this year and next

Supply chain disruptions, crop damage resulting from climate change, and a shift in consumer attitudes towards drinking will shape new trends and consumption habits in the spirits and wine over the coming years, according to GlobalData. read more

Native Snacks launches world’s first vegan prawn cracker range for retail
Native Snacks launches world’s first vegan prawn cracker range for retail

In October, UK snack brand Native Snacks will launch the world’s first retail Vegan Prawn Cracker range – its second range under the firm’s street-food-inspired portfolio Super Street Snacks. read more

Plant-based brand ‘The Simple Root’ to launch in UK
Plant-based brand ‘The Simple Root’ to launch in UK

This October sees the UK launch of The Simple Root – a new, plant-based brand designed to meet the ever-increasing consumer demand for healthier, more versatile and sustainable food solutions, starting with a range of sauces and dips. read more

Tesco first in line to serve up new flexitarian product range from Lean & Greens
Tesco first in line to serve up new flexitarian product range from Lean & Greens

After two years in development comes the UK launch of a new range of flexitarian products offering shoppers a brand-new take on traditional meat and veg. read more

I.D.E – International Drinks Expo
I.D.E – International Drinks Expo

We are excited to announce that the highly anticipated International Drinks Expo will be returning to transform the ExCel in London from 9–10 November 2021. You don't want to miss out on THE event of the year: #IDE21 is finally back – in person – to help boost your profits, build your brand and grow your business. read more

Latest issue – Vol 4/21
– Machinery & Equipment focus
– Longevity In Labelling
– Future labs – Post-pandemic advancements in F&B labs
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