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Asia Pacific: Fonterra seeks ‘disruptors’, game-changers

Fonterra has launched Fonterra Ventures Co-Lab for anyone to collaborate with the cooperative on disruptive ideas for mutual benefit. Individuals, small businesses or large corporates...

Asia Pacific: tna buys starch molding company

tna has acquired Australian confectionery equipment supplier NID, a developer of starch molding equipment and supplier of complete mogul lines for the confectionery industry...

Asia Pacific: More Asians drink coffee, report

Three out of the five fastest growing retail coffee markets are in Asia, as Indonesia is currently the fastest growing packaged retail coffee market...

Asia Pacific: Cater to the local demand, Tetra Pak tells FNI of new plant...

Tetra Pak will be building a new plant at its Rayong site in Thailand, dedicated to producing closures for carton packaging. The €24 million (US$25.38...

Asia Pacific: Culture affects healthy eating outlook, FNI finds

Consumers in Asia are far more likely to be interested in healthy eating than those in the western world, according to a survey commissioned...

Asia Pacific: Mondelēz International sells brands in Australia, NZ

Mondelēz International will sell most of its grocery business in Australia and New Zealand to Bega Cheese Limited for AUD$460 million (US$354 million). The transaction...

Asia Pacific: Fermented foods offer opportunities, says analyst

When PepsiCo bought small fermented drinks maker KeVita in late 2016, it signaled that fermented foods have reached a tipping point. “Social media is buzzing...

Asia Pacific: Indonesia approves 5 DuPont Danisco’s enzymes for use

Indonesia has recently approved five enzymes from the DuPont Danisco range of ingredients for bakery solutions. With this new regulatory approval, DuPont can now...

Asia Pacific: Using solventless, water-based lamination adhesives

Preferences for lamination adhesives used in flexible food packaging, such as stand-up pouches (SUPs), wrappers and bags, are shifting away from traditional solvent-based products....

Asia Pacific: DSM, Singapore university to train food technologists

Royal DSM has signed an agreement with local autonomous university Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) to develop commercial and scientific opportunities for undergraduate students...

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