Beatson Clark Goes Back in Time with Trappist Beer Bottles

Beatson Clark Goes Back in Time with Trappist Beer Bottles

Glass manufacturer Beatson Clark has a heritage dating back centuries, so it’s appropriate that the company has been chosen to supply bottles to the first monastery to brew beer in the UK since the days of Henry VIII. Monks at Mount Saint Bernard Abbey near Coalville in Leicestershire have become the first in the UK […]

Global weather fluctuation reduces global wheat production down 33 million tonnes to 726 million tonnes in in 2018

Global weather fluctuation reduces global wheat production down 33 million tonnes to 726 million tonnes in in 2018

New industry research shows global wheat production down, but global stocks will keep prices relatively stable Today, Informa’s Agribusiness Intelligence is predicting global production of wheat will be down year on year in 2018. Wheat futures have hit multi-year highs in recent months as adverse weather curtailed production in key exporting countries, leading to expectations […]

FTA VAN EXCELLENCE RECOGNISES EMA PATIENT TRANSPOR

FTA VAN EXCELLENCE RECOGNISES EMA PATIENT TRANSPOR

The Freight Transport Association (FTA), the largest and most influential business organisation in the logistics sector, has announced that EMA Patient Transport, a specialist secure ambulance service providing transport to patients suffering from mental health disorders operating just two vans, has been awarded Van Excellence certification.  Van Excellence, an industry-led scheme promoting the safe, sustainable […]

Personalised Nutrition: no longer just a future dream

Personalised Nutrition: no longer just a future dream

NEWTRITION X. Innovation Summit – Experts from academia, market research and the food industry analysed the top trend in 2018/2019  Invited by the industry network foodRegio e.V., more than 150 participants from all over Europe attended the Personalised Nutrition Innovation Summit in Luebeck in September to discuss both opportunities and challenges and gain insight from […]

FUNCTIONAL BENEFITS TOP OFF ATTRIBUTES US CONSUMERS LOOK FOR IN READY-TO-DRINK COLD COFFEE

FUNCTIONAL BENEFITS TOP OFF ATTRIBUTES US CONSUMERS LOOK FOR IN READY-TO-DRINK COLD COFFEE

As National Coffee Day (September 29) approaches this weekend, consumers are looking for options beyond their typical cup of joe in favor of ready-to-drink (RTD) varieties offering functional benefits. When asked what their ideal bottled/canned cold coffee drink would include, new research from Mintel reveals that US RTD coffee consumers want options that include antioxidants (47%), promote brain […]

Trans-Pacific Trade Partnership (TPP) creates market opportunities in Packaged Food

Trans-Pacific Trade Partnership (TPP) creates market opportunities in Packaged Food

In March 2018, 11 countries signed a trade pact formerly known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) – Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam. The deal covers a market of more than 500 million people.  Using Euromonitor International’s detailed industry forecast data it is easy to spot markets and […]