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Feeding Asia: How improving cold chain efficiency could alleviate India’s malnutrition

Blogs, Feeding Asia, Z Homepage Promo  •  19 January 2017  •  David Appel; Jon Shaw, Carrier Transicold & Refrigeration Systems

In the latest in our ‘Feeding Asia’ series, we look at how an improved efficiency in the cold chain might help reduce Indian food waste and fight against malnutrition…

Food security threatened by sea-level rise

Industry news  •  18 January 2017  •  NIBIO – Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research

Food security to be threatened by significant seal-level rise in a report based upon findings by the Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research…

Feeding Asia: The problem with Asia’s population growth for food security

Blogs, Feeding Asia, Z Homepage Promo  •  16 January 2017  •  Roy Manuell, Digital Editor

Part two of New Food’s ‘Feeding Asia’ series looks at how population growth and changing consumption habits are affecting regional food security…

Duckweed: Tiny plants with huge potential

Industry news  •  11 January 2017  •  Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Wolffia globosa, a tiny, rootless duckweed, or water lens, apparently has what it takes to achieve great things…

The overwhelming importance of women to the global fishing industry

Blogs, Industry news  •  6 January 2017  •  Kilden

New Food presents an excellent analysis by Kilden, an information centre for gender research on the importance of women to the global fishing industry…

Feeding Asia: An introduction to the increasing issue of food security in Asia

Blogs, Feeding Asia, Z Homepage Promo  •  6 January 2017  •  Roy Manuell, Digital Editor

An introduction to our ‘Feeding Asia’ series. Its aim? To provide an analysis of the rising issue of food security in the world’s fastest growing region…

Anchor launches new range of premium milk products in China

Industry news  •  8 December 2016  •  New Food

Fonterra announced the launch of a new range of premium Anchor products in China, in response to the ongoing growth in demand for safe, high-quality dairy nutrition…

Panic in Japan as bird flu flies back into public consciousness

Industry news  •  5 December 2016  •  New Food

A third outbreak in as many days of bird flu in Japan, has provoked the culling of several thousand farmed birds in the north of the nation…

The Coca-Cola System In China completes definitive agreement to reshape bottling operations

Industry news  •  23 November 2016  •  New Food

The Coca-Cola Company commemorated the completion of a definitive agreement to refranchise all existing Company-owned bottling operations in China on Saturday…

Packaging giant Amcor acquires Chinese company Hebei Qite Packing Co.

Industry news  •  9 November 2016  •  New Food

The flexible packaging products maker Hebei Qite Packing Co. has been bought by Amcor for $US28 million…

New mascarpone hits the sweet spot in Japan

Industry news  •  3 November 2016  •  New Food

A new type of mascarpone is set to prove a treat with consumers in Japan, as Fonterra puts the final touches on a project aimed at meeting growing global demand for dairy…

Saudi Arabia to mount its biggest Gulfood Manufacturing push to date

Industry news  •  2 November 2016  •  New Food

Saudi Arabia will next week launch its biggest ever promotion at Gulfood Manufacturing which runs at Dubai World Trade Centre from 7-9 November…

PepsiCo talks sugar, sustainability and a responsible approach to development

Blogs, Z Homepage Promo  •  1 November 2016  •  Roy Manuell

New Food speaks exclusively to PepsiCo on what it is doing to ensure the health and sustainability go hand in hand with its products…

China to top child obesity table by 2025

Featured news, Industry news  •  10 October 2016  •  New Food

According to a report published by the World Obesity Federation, China might have as many as almost 50 million overweight children (5-18 years) by 2025…

Oxfam: Solving the problem of the world’s exploitation of tea pluckers

Blogs, Z Homepage Promo  •  5 October 2016  •  Roy Manuell, Digital Content Producer

New Food speak to Oxfam with regard to how the exploitation of pluckers in the tea industry is being dealt with and what progress has been made over the past few years…

 

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