Does retail packaging reduce waste?

A new study analyses more than 300 containers in 56 grocery categories to understand their overall level of sustainability and efficiency. The Use Less...

Mega macadamia processing facility in progress

Green Farms Nut Company (GFNC) has undertaken to build South Africa’s biggest macadamia nut processing facility with phase one of two, set for completion...

New cutting-edge research in cheese industry

Molecular diagnostic tools are more and more integrated into cheese research and cheese development. Nizo can work on modelling the behaviour of cheeses through...

Ten Eastern Cape farms test positive for Brucellosis

Ten farms across Nelson Mandela Bay and the Sarah Baartman district municipality have tested positive for brucellosis. The National Animal Health Forum (NAHF) was...

FAO director-general calls for drastic reduction of reducing food waste

At an event at the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly, FAO director-general José Graziano da Silva joined in calls for a renewed...

UAE snack producer goes nuts for Africa’s Big Seven expo

One of the fastest growing companies in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has chosen Africa’s Big Seven (AB7) to launch its range of food...

GM apples that don’t brown to reach US shelves soon

A US synthetic-biology conglomerate plans to begin marketing genetically modified apples. The launch of the so-called Arctic apples are genetically altered to suppress browning and...

Tetra Pak unveils on-the-go packaging

Tetra Pak has launched two new portion size options, Tetra Prisma Aseptic 200 and 250 Edge with DreamCap 26, targeting on-the-go consumers. The new...

Market and showcase your products at World Food Moscow 2016

The department of trade and industry (dti) encourages all food product exporters to market and showcase their products at the South African National Pavilion...

Meat substitute market to grow

The meat substitute market is capitalising on an increasingly health-conscious public, hungry for alternatives to meat, and a report has stated this sector will...