Nespresso announces $170m investment in Romont centre expansion

Nespresso has announced that it will invest CHF 160 million ($170 million) into its Romont production centre in Switzerland to meet growing consumer demand...

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...

Pick n Pay introduces banking deposit service at till points

Customers can now make cash deposits directly into their own bank account at any Pick n Pay till point, anywhere in South Africa. Deposits...

3D printed fish: Plant-based salmon with ‘complex structure’ under development for...

Students in Demark aim to commercialise vegan alternatives to salmon and tuna in Europe, having developed 3D printing processes capable of printing plant proteins...

SASKO celebrates 90 years of being SA’s Caring Expert Baker with...

Care isn’t always easy but it’s a powerful act that can make the world a better place. That’s the message of SASKO’s heartwarming new...

Uber launches grocery delivery in Latin America, Canada with US to...

Uber Technologies Inc on Tuesday further expanded delivery offerings, launching an app-based grocery service in several Latin American and Canadian cities, with the United...

Coconut oil production threatens five times more species than palm oil...

Born in the Netherlands and brought up in Germany, it wasn’t until I was 21 that I met my first coconut. It was on...

Dis-Chem issues statement on Competition Tribunal ruling

Dis-Chem notes with disappointment the Competition Tribunal’s decision in which it found that Dis-Chem had engaged in excessive pricing of surgical masks and imposed...

Dis-Chem fined R1.2m for price inflation

The Competition Tribunal has slapped pharmacy group, Dis-Chem, with a R1.2 million fine for excessively overpricing surgical masks during the COVID-19 pandemic.This comes after...

Dis-Chem fined R1.2m for price inflation

The Competition Tribunal has slapped pharmacy group, Dis-Chem, with a R1.2 million fine for excessively overpricing surgical masks during the COVID-19 pandemic.This comes after...

Bayer shares fall as judge questions settlement deal

Bayer shares fell more than 6% on Tuesday after a US judge questioned part of the German company’s proposed settlement to deal with future...

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...

Rise in Brazil’s sugar production may ‘topple’ global market

There is growing concern that if the Brazilian ethanol market remained weak, the global sugar market could be flooded, which would send prices plummeting.In...

Nestlé rebrands plant-based burger offering following Impossible Foods court case

Nestlé has rebranded its Garden Gourmet plant-based burger patty – from “Incredible Burger” to “Sensational Burger” – after losing a court battle with Impossible...

Can coronavirus be transmitted via meat products?

Outbreaks of COVID-19 at abattoirs and meat cutting facilities in Germany over the last few weeks has prompted concerns that the virus can be...

Can coronavirus be transmitted via meat products?

Outbreaks of COVID-19 at abattoirs and meat cutting facilities in Germany over the last few weeks has prompted concerns that the virus can be...

Consumer confidence plummets in second quarter

Consumer confidence slumped to its worst levels in 35 years, during the second quarter of 2020 as households grappled with the economic fallout of...