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Asia Pacific: Kolenmesse shifts first ISM Japan show to 2023

The inaugural edition of ISM Japan is planned to open in April 2023, at Tokyo Big Sight in Tokyo, Japan, due to the country’s...

Asia Pacific, Europe: Probiotic strain found to reduce colic-related fuss among infants, Chr Hansen

Up to one in four infants experience colic, often manifesting in excessive crying and fussing, say Chr Hansen. In a new study, children with...

Asia Pacific: SIG, DNP enters Japan with filling technology

The 50-50 joint venture DNP • SIG Combibloc is bringing packaging innovation and value-added filling technology to Japan, with SIG’s on-the-go combismile carton pack....

World: Consumers value immune health support, finds Cargill

Cargill’s global Feed4Thought survey of 3,008 consumers across three continents uncovered that interest in immune health support increased since the pandemic began and is...

World: Chr. Hansen releases online probiotics information resource, Chinese website

Chr. Hansen launches The Probiotics Institute – an online platform providing educational and scientific content on probiotics and the human microbiome. As the interest...

Asia Pacific: B2B platform Trustana signs five ‘mala’ Chinese suppliers

Trustana, a Singapore-based B2B platform of verifiable food traders, signed a Memorandum of Understanding today with five leading food suppliers from Chongqing, under the...

Asia Pacific: Barry Callebaut joins social enterprise cause in Singapore

The Barry Callebaut Group joins organic chocolate manufacturer and social enterprise, Wildness, and Deloitte Singapore to contribute to the communities and lead sustainability efforts...

Asia Pacific: Kerry expands in China with acquisition

Kerry has completed the acquisition of the Jining Nature Group, a Chinese manufacturer of savory flavors, seasonings and prepared food products in the savory...

Asia Pacific: Chinese seek fitness F&B, meal replacement products amid COVID-19, says GlobalData

With obesity suggested and accepted to increase the risk of severe symptoms and complications of COVID-19, 44% consumers in China are reportedly interested and...

Asia Pacific: Australia wine sector to grow A$12.7 billion in 2024, says GlobalData

The Australian wine sector is projected to grow from A$11.3 billion (US$7.9 billion) in 2019 to A$12.7 billion in 2024, with a compound annual...