Henri@Nestlé opens for business
The Henri@Nestlé open innovation platform has gone live. Nestlé’s new global platform aims to increase the quality and speed of innovative solutions that respond to social and business challenges.
AVOKE wins Ganeden prize
In a competition between entrepreneurs to be selected for the most innovative probiotic food concept, a panel of industry experts named AVOKE as the top choice for the startup to win Ganeden's Probiotic Innovation Jumpstart program.
ConAgra foods completes divestitures
ConAgra Foods has announced the completion of two separate divestitures: the sale of its JM Swank business to Platinum Equity and the sale of its Spicetec Flavors & Seasonings business to Givaudan.
ADM promotes Novatol Vitamin E
ADM says that its Novatol Natural-Source Vitamin E provides a smart, plant-based alternative for customers looking to comply with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s new labelling regulations.
Puratos launches European Sensobus
Puratos has invested in a new Sensobus for the European continent. The Sensobus is described as a unique and fully-equipped sensory analysis lab on wheels that can travel to where consumers shop for food.
Arla: "toddler products an opportunity"
Products formulated for toddlers with nutrition-rich dairy ingredients represent a major untapped opportunity for food and beverage brands, according to Arla Food Ingredients.
Nestlé remains largest dairy company
The Rabobank Global Dairy Top 20 2016, the latest annual Rabobank survey of the world’s largest dairy companies, shows that Nestlé remains the largest with a turnover of $25 billion.
Lindt sees sales growth
Lindt & Sprüngli achieved what it describes as solid sales growth of 6.6%, despite a challenging environment, with sales of CHF 1,502 billion in the first half of 2016.
Cargill suspends IOI business
Cargill has announced that it will suspend business with IOI by not entering into any new purchase contracts until IOI Group can meet its requirements and comply with the company’s sustainable palm oil policy.