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April 2019

Organic Food Industry Undergoes Consolidation

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London – The global organic food industry is undergoing consolidation. In the last week, three major deals have involved established organic food companies in Europe and North America. Ecovia Intelligence (formerly known as Organic Monitor) expects more such deals as rationalisation continues.   Royal Wessanen, one of the largest …

Coffee Craze: China’s On-Premise Coffee Market Value to Increase

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China’s on-premise coffee sector has experienced strong growth in recent years, and, according to the latest research from the world’s leading market intelligence agency Mintel, consumers’ love of coffee has seen the overall market value reach an estimated RMB64.7 billion in 2018, growing an impressive 7.5% from 2017. This …

Tackling Food Waste Through Supermarkets of the Future: TOMRA

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09.04.2019. Leuven, Belgium – In addition to making food businesses more profitable, new technologies can also help tackle the fast-approaching issue of global food shortages. Bjorn Thumas, Director Business Development at TOMRA Food, explains.  Supermarkets of the near-future will have their business models radically re-shaped by …

DuPont Releases Clinical Study Results that Demonstrate Benefits of High-Potency, Multi-Strain Probiotic Formulations

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Nutrients Journal Publishes New Study Suggesting Higher Doses of a DuPont Multispecies Probiotic Formulation May Permit More Benefits for Healthy Adults Than Lower Doses. KANTVIK, Finland, March 21, 2019 – Results from a clinical trial performed by Taverniti and colleagues from the University of Milan (IT) suggest that ingesting higher …