Asia Pacific & Oceania - Articles and news items

Feeding Asia: Is Oceania a viable food bowl?

Blogs, Industry news, Z Homepage Promo  •  3 April 2017  •  Roy Manuell | Digital Editor

New Food considers to what extent Oceania might present a potential solution to the impending global crisis…

New sustainable partnership platform announced in Malaysia and Indonesia

Industry news  •  3 April 2017  •  New Food

Sustainable Agricultural Landscapes in Southeast Asia: A successful launching for the SALSA partnership platform in Malaysia and Indonesia…

Fonterra appoints Chief Operating Officer Global Consumer and Foodservice

Industry news  •  1 March 2017  •  New Food

Fonterra announce the appointment of Lukas Paravicini to the role of Chief Operating Officer, Global Consumer and Foodservice with effect from 1 June 2017…

Edupi migration launch wine industry migration division

Industry news  •  27 February 2017  •  New Food

The establishment of its new migration division to service the increasing needs of the Australian wine industry…

Feeding Asia: Climate change and the devastation of food security

Blogs, Industry news, Z Homepage Promo  •  16 February 2017  •  Roy Manuell | Digital Editor

New Food considers the potentially exponential impact climate change could have on both global and Asian food security…

The great East/West divide: Asian population more interested in health & nutrition

Industry news  •  14 February 2017  •  Roy Manuell | Digital Editor

Consumers in Asia are far more likely to be interested in healthy eating than those in the western world, according to a new survey of consumer attitudes to diet and nutrition…

Bilateral meat deal looking likely between US and Japan

Industry news  •  9 February 2017  •  Roy Manuell | Digital Editor

Several beef and pork associations in the US have called upon President Trump to initiate free trade talks with Shinzo Abe, the Japanese Prime Minister…

New exciting honey app lifts the lid on jar’s true contents

Industry news  •  1 February 2017  •  New Food

A consumer app is now available to take the guess work out of verifying the honey purchased is true to the variety published on the label and undamaged by heat…

Fonterra Director resigns due to illness

Industry news  •  1 February 2017  •  Roy Manuell | Digital Editor

Fonterra announce that Director Michael Spaans has stepped down from the Fonterra Board with effect from 31 January 2017 due to ill health…

Fonterra catering to the changing face of breakfast in China

Industry news  •  26 January 2017  •  New Food

Fonterra aim to change the way breakfast is consumed in China with a range of creative new measures…

Scientific breakthrough identifies genuine Mānuka honey

Industry news  •  24 January 2017  •  New Food

Unique Manuka Factor Honey Association discovers unique signature compounds…

Fonterra welcomes fresh trade and investment discussions between NZ and Sri Lanka

Industry news  •  20 January 2017  •  New Food

News of New Zealand’s recent discussions with Sri Lanka with regard to establishing trade and investment links is welcomed by Fonterra…

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…

Fonterra poised for significant growth in Korean market

Industry news  •  18 January 2017  •  New Food

Fonterra Co-operative Group is gearing up to take advantage of huge potential for its dairy products in South Korea, particularly cheese…