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Americas: Sales of online snack foods increase in the US

US consumers are increasingly turning to the internet to stock up on ready-to-eat snacks, reports The NPD Group. Although still relatively small, the company's research...

Europe: Researchers find quick test for gluten content in food

Scientists have developed a more reliable way for manufacturers to detect gluten in purified wheat starch, a common ingredient in foods labeled gluten-free, according...

Americas: Mondelez International works with Facebook on consumer engagement

Mondelez International has renewed its partnership with Facebook to leverage and innovate around consumer insights and Messenger to create more meaningful mobile-first experiences between...

Africa: Pentair, partners open solar-powered community site

Pentair joins The Coca-Cola Company, Ericsson, Medshare, Phillips, Solarkiosk and TIGO Rwanda to open the flagship solar-powered Ekocenter in Ruhunda, Rwanda. The site was designed...

Asia Pacific: Nestle expands reach to China’s rural with Alibaba

Nestlé and Alibaba will grow online sales, build key brands and offer new products to millions of consumers in China. Nestlé has introduced products including...

Americas: Design new website with content, user-friendliness, enjoyment, says FOODesign GM

FOODesign, a tna company, has launched a website to provide a resource for the global food industry. Joe Mistretta, FOODesign GM tells Food News International...

Americas: Food Safety ’15 series – If prevention is the main attraction, is US’...

It has now been more than four years since the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) was signed into law by President Obama on January...

Americas: 3D printing is a game changer, says Hershey

The Hershey Company, in partnership with 3D Systems, announced the December 19 debut of its three dimension (3D) Chocolate Candy Printing exhibit at Hershey’s...

Asia Pacific: Detect meat fraud using enhanced analytical methods, says AB Sciex

Food fraud is gaining interest as an emerging risk given the increasingly global and complex nature of food supply chains. It is not uncommon to...

Did You Know: How Halal food testing is done?

The dietary laws that forbid Jews and Muslims from consuming pork date back millennia, but when pork ingredients are included in food products, deliberately...

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