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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...

Americas: 52M consumers buy groceries online, report

The internet is quickly becoming the virtual grocery store for many US consumers with 52 million currently grocery shopping online, finds a new study...

Americas: Government-support salt reduction drives are effective, finds report

A new global study projects that a government-supported policy to reduce salt consumption would be highly cost-effective across the world. Based on costs and...

Americas: US retailer uses Uflex’s packaging solution for chips

US-based Whole Foods Market has repackaged its tortilla chips with India’s Uflex to prevent product spoilage, wastage whilst maintaining a green look. Whole Foods Market...

Americas: Consumers are in charge, says analyst

How and where consumers in the US source meals and the attributes that will win share of wallet are ever-changing, finds The NPD Group. It...

World: Consumers would pay extra for ingredients they recognize

As many as 73% of consumers are happy to pay a higher retail price for a food or drink product made with ingredients they...

Americas: Tyson Foods opens US$150M venture capital fund

Tyson Foods launches a venture capital fund to invest in companies developing breakthrough technologies, business models and products to sustainably feed a growing world...

Americas: Spotlight on personalized nutrition in 2017

When a giant food company invests US$32 million in a start-up focusing on personalized nutrition – as Campbell’s recently has – 'personalization' has reached...

Americas: At-home dining catches on in popularity

The convenience of food delivery service is catching on as a hassle-free option to meals at home for working people, according to Mintel. Its research...

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