Cocoa and dairy sectors harness technology to transform traceability

The pace of innovation has been picking up in recent years as advanced technology continues to revolutionize almost every aspect of the way we...

Danone invests in Ready, Set, Food! to support food allergy prevention

Ready, Set, Food!, which offers daily supplements to prevent childhood food allergies, has raised $3 million in a second funding round led by Danone...

Danone invests in Ready, Set, Food! to support food allergy prevention

Ready, Set, Food!, which offers daily supplements to prevent childhood food allergies, has raised $3 million in a second funding round led by Danone...

World’s most food-insecure region hit by lockdown price boom

 Panic buying and lockdown-driven price increases pushed up food prices in major economies in sub-Saharan Africa, the world’s most food-insecure region.Data for South Africa,...

Danone invests 100 million euros in Specialised Nutrition China unit

Danone has announced a series of investments totalling around €100 million (RMB 790 million), to strengthen its Specialized Nutrition business in China.The investments include...

Nestlé adds non-dairy creamers to Starbucks portfolio

Nestlé and Starbucks have unveiled the latest innovation from their global coffee alliance with the launch of non-dairy coffee creamers in the US.The launch...

‘Too late to say April Fool’s?’ Clover responds to blue bottle...

Even amid a largely negative response, Clover is sticking to its blue bottles, for now, it seems.The company switched to blue bottles for its...

The growing importance of clean label in functional dairy

Demand for functional dairy ingredients has never been higher. This is largely driven by the high-protein trend – consumers increasingly understand the proven benefits...

2020 Product of the Year winners announced

South Africa’s most innovative consumer products have been announced in the 2020 Product of the Year results. Research conducted by Answered Insights, Product of...

Cream of the crop: Hemp milk pegged for growth in dairy-free...

Online orders for hemp “milk” have more than doubled since the New Year, according to figures from the UK-based Tea and Coffee Company. The...

Danone launches children’s yogurt with probiotics

Danone North America has added to its children’s yogurt brand Danimals with a new low-fat yogurt that claims to support the immune system.Super Danimals...

Danone launches children’s yogurt with probiotics

Danone North America has added to its children’s yogurt brand Danimals with a new low-fat yogurt that claims to support the immune system.Super Danimals...

Fair Cape Dairies heeds call to feed South Africa’s hungry

The Fair Cape Cares Foundation has partnered with Cape Talk to help provide nourishing meals for the communities left vulnerable by the Covid-19 lockdown....

Danone’s baby formula facility in Ireland becomes carbon neutral

Danone has announced that it has received carbon neutral certification for its baby formula production facility in Wexford, Ireland.According to the company, the achievement...

US dairy sector shines light on protein processing and “globally inspired”...

The Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) has transitioned its annual event and food expo to a virtual platform due to COVID-19. In line with...

Lactalis Nestlé launches high protein range for gym enthusiasts

Lactalis Nestlé has launched a new chilled dairy range called Lindahls PRO, which offers a selection of high protein products specifically designed for regular...

Unilever invests $112m to expand ice cream factory in China

Unilever has invested approximately $112 million to expand its ice cream manufacturing site in Taicang, China.Unilever’s Taicang site was first established in 1996, and...

Dairy industry faces a slow recovery from the pandemic

Dive Brief:A new Rabobank report found many dairy markets around the world are still facing imbalances from demand declines during the pandemic. The research...