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Drizly forecasts Chardonnay to continue driving off-premise wine sales

Drizly forecasts Chardonnay to continue driving off-premise wine sales

2 Nov 2020

The alcohol delivery platform Drizly released its 2021 forecast and highlighted Chardonnay as a wine varietal that retailers should embrace rather than relegate to the back of the SKU priority list in favor of more niche varietals. On Drizly’s platform...

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Fast knockdown defoaming of protein drinks

Fast knockdown defoaming of protein drinks

2 Nov 2020

MÜNZING Launches a Fast Foam Knockdown Antifoam for Protein Drinks: MAGRABAR® MD-4925

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Participation of women in the export of Peruvian ginger

Participation of women in the export of Peruvian ginger

31 Oct 2020

This article details the emergence of the company Elisur Organic SAC, a ginger and turmeric exporting company, the context in which it was developed and the important role that the participation of women played in the growth of this company, which t...

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Tesco’s new incubator program heavily features plant-based companies

Tesco’s new incubator program heavily features plant-based companies

30 Oct 2020

Tesco is in its fourth year of hosting an incubator program for startup consumer packaged brands, and this year, the cohort features a substantial list of plant-based brands that will receive institutional support from the supermarket chain and its pan...

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Olivia Culpo enters ready-to-drink cocktail space with VIDE Beverages

Olivia Culpo enters ready-to-drink cocktail space with VIDE Beverages

29 Oct 2020

Ready-to-drink cocktails have garnered enormous popularity in the last few years with companies releasing a stream of options for consumers looking for a convenient alternative to a craft cocktail. VIDE is the latest entrant into the crowded space and ...

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Heineken and Arizona Beverages partner to release hard seltzer

Heineken and Arizona Beverages partner to release hard seltzer

28 Oct 2020

Beer giant Heineken and iced tea maker Arizona Beverages are teaming up to release a hard seltzer beverage called SunRise Hard Seltzer, which the companies said will be available in the first quarter of 2021.

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Walmart and Flipkart invest $30M in Indian e-commerce platform

Walmart and Flipkart invest $30M in Indian e-commerce platform

27 Oct 2020

The U.S. retail giant Walmart and India’s grocery e-commerce company Flipkart (which is majority-owned by Walmart) invested for the second time this year in the Indian delivery startup Ninjacart. Although the companies did not disclose their financial ...

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COVID-19 pandemic triggers the demand for ginger, forcing us to increase our capacity

COVID-19 pandemic triggers the demand for ginger, forcing us to increase our capacity

27 Oct 2020

This year (2020), Peruvian ginger has reached export levels never before recorded. The powerful health properties and nutritional benefits of this root of Asian origin have driven its global consumption since the pandemic broke out. This, together with...

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Nielsen: Financial restraint leads shoppers to search for deals

Nielsen: Financial restraint leads shoppers to search for deals

26 Oct 2020

The global pandemic has had far-reaching consequences, one of which is the global economic ramifications that have resulted from lockdowns this summer. As consumers look to adapt to their new economic realities, recent data from Nielsen found that Amer...

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UK invests in insect farms, accelerating development of sustainable protein

UK invests in insect farms, accelerating development of sustainable protein

23 Oct 2020

In its quest to promote sustainable agriculture, the UK government’s Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF) provided London startup Entocycle £10 million ($12.9 million) for the construction of the country’s first large-scale industrial insect farm ...

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Alland & Robert introduces organic karaya gum to the food industry

Alland & Robert introduces organic karaya gum to the food industry

23 Oct 2020

Alland & Robert has developed a method of physical treatment that reduces the total plate count of hydrocolloids while preserving all their functional properties. Alland & Robert is now offering the same quality of karaya gum, certified organic.

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Kellogg’s pilots cereal boxes designed for the blind in the UK

Kellogg’s pilots cereal boxes designed for the blind in the UK

22 Oct 2020

With research revealing that 9 in 10 people that are visually impaired find it difficult or impossible to read the information on food packaging, Kellogg chose to alter its packaging to make that information more accessible to a larger demographic.

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