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  • Gulfood Manufacturing Foodtech Summit: Urban farming focus

    24 Aug 2019 Omer Abbas, Conference Producer, Gulfood Manufacturing Foodtech Summit
    Alesca Life: revolutionizing urban farming 
  • Gulfood Manufacturing FoodTech Summit - Announcing the agenda 

    08 Aug 2019 Omer Abbas, Conference Producer, Gulfood Manufacturing Foodtech Summit
    Gulfood Manufacturing FoodTech Summit 2019 - Announcing the agenda 
  • Pepsico announced yesterday several initiatives to reduce the amount of plastic it uses for its beverages.
  • A new AI-enabled product has been launched in the UAE to revolutionise food waste management for the benefit of both businesses and consumers.
  • New fund to tackle climate change in agrifood sector

    25 Jun 2019 Food & Drink International
    A consortium of scientific research and academic institutions in the UK are joining forces to identify solutions to tackle climate change linked to the agricultural sector.
  • The new plant-based Beyond Beef to release and boost shares. 
  • Britain's Ocado is ploughing £17 mil (RM 89.80 mil or US$ 22mil) into the emerging "vertical farming" industry, further diversifying the online grocer and technology group's business.
  • Retail giant Target is quietly working on a blockchain for supply chains

    10 Jun 2019 Anna Baydakova , Ian Allison, Coindesk
    Since mid-2018 the Minnesota-based retailer has been working on a blockchain-powered solution for supply chain management, dubbed ConsenSource.
  • In today's world, consumers have become used to having a number of choices. The same expectation is seen for food. They want more sizes, flavors, packaging types, as well as organic, nut-free, dairy-f ...
  • Along with local bottling partner Varun Beverages PepsiCo has said to invest USD 70 million to build a food manufacturing plant in Uttar Pradesh. This greenfield plant will create new jobs and will al ...
  • IFF launches a new purpose and brand identity, under the theme "Uncommon Sense" IFF wants to challenge the whole industry.
  • An industry study has found that 84% of UK manufacturers believe the government should be doing more to help deliver digitalisation of workplace operations.
  • Chinese food tech VC Bits x Bites has created The China Food Tech Hub, a new model to foster cooperation between startups and corporations.
  • Ramadan is regarded as the most important religious event of the year in the Middle East. 
  • According to a new report, ice cream processing equipment is projected to experience substantial demand during the forecast period 2019–2029.
  • Building on the growing vegan and vegetarian movement, Firmenich has introduced a comprehensive portfolio of “ Smart Protein” solutions, designed to create great-tasting plant-based food and beverages.
  • In a Gulfood exclusive interview, we asked Seedlink’s front runner, Muhammad Altalib, about the startup’s current projects and future vision. 
  • Shifting customer preference towards healthy refreshing and rehydrating drinks from carbonated drinks has shifted the positioning of coconut water from a niche health product to a daily drink.
  • PepsiCo opens new potato plant in Pakistan

    05 May 2019 Jehangir Nasir, Pro Pakistani
    PepsiCo has officially opened its new manufacturing facil­ity in Multan, Pakistan.
  • Featuring over 700 sqm of green space, it is the first of its kind in the Middle East.
  • Nestlé has teamed up with French retail giant Carrefour to allow consumers to access information in what is believed to be the first Blockchain on a national brand in Europe.
  • Once a city where unsightly and foul-smelling landfills loomed over entire neighborhoods, Seoul now operates one of the most rigorous food waste recycling programs in the world.
  • Exhibiting for the first time at Gulfood Manufacturing, Firmenich completes the array of biggest international flavour and fragrances powerhouses at the trade show.
  • New exhibitor categories to complement sourcing needs of FMCG manufacturers.
  • After opening new facilities Morocco and India earlier this year, the Swiss flavors and fragrances house has confirmed presence at the expo for the first time.
  • The 17,000-capacity Coca-Cola Arena is set to open in June this year
  • ADM invests in $135 million food-tech fund

    05 Apr 2019 Crain's Chicago Business
    Cultivian Sandbox, which backs agriculture- and food-tech companies, has raised a $135 million investment fund.
  • The UAE remains one of the high potential markets for Poland with trade between both countries crossing US $750 million in 2018.
  • Tetra Pak, the world’s leading food processing and packaging solutions company, is partnering with some of the world’s biggest IT companies, eager to take advantage of cutting-edge technologies.
  • High-profile Gulfood Manufacturing 2018 FoodTech Summit revealed how global industry leaders are benefiting from digital transformation.
  • F&B production breakthroughs recognised at Gulfood Manufacturing Industry Excellence Awards
  • Pakistan Focus: Rising in the East

    08 Oct 2018 Gulfood Manufacturing Marketing
    Pakistan's F&B sector primed for transformation and large-scale growth
  • The initiative introduced a reduced tariff for electricity consumption for the industrial sector, while achieving sustainable growth by reducing dependence on non-environmentally friendly sources such ...
  • Döhler's natural flavours are all about the very best of nature. 
  • Gulfood Manufacturing will soon launch its exclusive travel, hotel and entertainment platform. 

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