Monday, November 28, 2022

NPD

Future Planet Capital backs Roslin Tech’s cultivated meat momentum with further investment

Future Planet Capital (FPC), the international venture capital and impact investor, has revealed its participation in Edinburgh-based food & ag tech company Roslin Technologies’...

Health & Safety

Food waste recycling company fined £36,000 for illegal activities

A food waste recycling company has been fined £36,000 for the illegal spreading and storage of waste at three sites in South Yorkshire and...

Nestle fined £800,000 after worker suffers injuries at chocolate factory

Nestle has been fined after an employee suffered life-changing injuries at its factory in Newcastle upon Tyne. The incident happened on November 30, 2020 when...

Production

Boost for UK fishing industry with funding for new infrastructure projects

Funding to expand processing facilities for popular British fish like Scottish salmon, mackerel and herring are some of the projects which will modernise infrastructure...















Packaging

How to achieve sustainable packaging in your food production

Packaging is one of the crucial aspects of food production. It keeps the products safe from the outside elements so they can arrive at...

Sealed Air gains The Vegan Trademark for CRYOVAC® brand Sealappeal® range

Sealed Air has become the first producer of certified vegan-compliant flexible packaging after receiving The Vegan Trademark for its CRYOVAC® brand Sealappeal® range. The business,...

i2r plants tree in support of Queen’s Green Canopy initiative

In support of the Queen’s Green Canopy (QGC) initiative and in memoriam to honour Her Majesty, market leading aluminium foil tray manufacturer, i2r Packaging...

Encirc to purchase bottling and warehousing facility from Accolade Wines

Encirc, a Vidrala Company, has entered into a deal with Accolade Wines to purchase the assets of “The Park” bottling and warehousing facility in...

Co-op commits to ‘clearing’ shelves of all coloured milk bottle tops to increase recyclability

Co-op has committed to removing all coloured milk bottle caps from its shelves, delivering benefits for the recyclability of the lids. Shoppers are soon set...

Supply Chain

Global Brands, the independent drinks company and distributor, are increasing their distribution capabilities with significant expansion to their warehouse facilities in Clay Cross, Derbyshire. The...
Timed with COP27, the new ‘123 Pledge’ kicked off to accelerate action to reduce food loss and waste worldwide. The Pledge challenges governments, businesses,...
Ingredients experts, Eurostar Commodities are warning that the severe drought in southern Spain and Portugal is having a drastic effect on the price of...

Retail & Food Service

Events

The Greener Manufacturing Show and Plastic Waste Free World affirm the circular economy is almost here

The Greener Manufacturing Show held alongside Plastic Waste Free World Europe (9-10 Nov, Cologne, Germany) welcomed almost 3,000 unique visitors from 50+ countries, spanning...