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Asia Pacific: Multi-plane imager for faster checkout

Zebra Technologies Corp offers the MP7000 multi-plane one or two dimension (1D/2D) imager for grocers, discount chains and warehouse clubs to accelerate checkout lines. The...

Americas: Supermarket sees benefits using auto wrappers

US supermarket group Glass Gardens ShopRite in 2016 installed Mettler Toledo 880 Auto Wrappers in four of its stores, resulting in more than 1.5...

Americas: Almonds as top nuts for new product launches

California almonds were the number one nut used in new products worldwide in 2016, the 10th year that almonds have held the lead position...

Asia Pacific: Two restaurant chains go digital with order taking

Minor Food has partnered with TabSquare to introduce TabSquare's SmartTab eMenu solutions in 30 of its restaurant outlets across five brands in Singapore. Japanese restaurant...

Americas: Crown company releases pre-portioned ground coffee in a can

La Colombe Coffee Roasters and Crown Beverage Packaging North America release the MiniVault, a pre-portioned single-use can that delivers café quality ground coffee to...

Europe: Arla launches organic free-range milk

Arla Foods UK highlights free range credentials of Arla Organic Farm Milk brand to consumers by renaming its organic milk to Arla Organic Free...

Americas: Amazon to acquire Whole Foods Market

Under a definitive merger agreement under which Amazon will acquire Whole Foods Market for US$42 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately...

Americas: Nestlé USA supports startup scene

Nestlé USA partners with Rabobank and RocketSpace to support startups for the Terra Food + Agtech Accelerator program. Nestlé will collaborate with Terra and other...

Americas: Nestlé buys DTC healthy prepared meals company

Nestlé USA has acquired a minority interest in Freshly, a provider of direct-to-consumer (DTC) healthy prepared meals, which currently supplies consumers in 28 US...

Europe: Tomra offers Wash & Waste unit for recycling

Tomra Collection Solutions has launched the Wash & Waste, a sink and waste bin combined in a unit in the style of the company's...

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