November 30, 2022

Markets

exceet Card Group wins Sustainability Award

Winning the Payment Pioneer Award in the “Sustainability” category, the Austrian card manufacturer convinces with the sustainability of its products. The Payment Pioneer Award honors pioneering achievements in the payment industry. The P19 “Payment Pioneer Award” was presented for the first time as part of the P19 New Year’s event on January 25 in Vienna’s

EU Market: Health and Sustainability Influence Consumers

Health remains the No. 1 motivator for European consumers to snack on almonds. But in a market leading the globe in environmental legislation and initiatives, there’s a new breed of eco-savvy consumers emerging who are turning their attention to how their food is produced and the impact it has on the planet. At The Almond

First Global Halal Brazil business forum witnesses over 3,000 participants

The first and biggest business forum on halal, Global Halal Brazil (GHB), organized by the Arab Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) in partnership with the Federation of Muslim Associations in Brazil (FAMBRAS Halal) and supported by the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (Apex-Brasil), BRF, Iceport and Portonave concluded recently on a high note in

For IBS, specific diets are less important than expected

Many IBS sufferers avoid certain types of food and often exclude gluten. However, a large new study from Chalmers University of Technology and Uppsala University, Sweden, does not show a relationship between high intake of gluten and increased IBS symptoms. The researchers did find that a certain type of carbohydrate called ‘fodmaps’ can aggravate intestinal

Sitma chosen for Kotler Impact project

Sitma specializes in designing and producing solutions for automation in the logistics industry. The company was chosen as a case study for the book “Essentials of Modern Marketing” by Philip Kotler together with Weevo, which looked at more than 30 examples of outstanding Italian companies in different fields of production. Philip Kotler, the father of

Global Halal Brazil Business forum

Arab Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) is set to organize the Global Halal Brazil Business forum, a three-day event to be held virtual and in-person which aims to discuss the latest developments in Brazil’s halal market and offer new insights about the global halal trade. ABCC will host the event in partnership with the Federation of

Ajman Free Zone to launch ‘Made in AFZ’ exhibition for business partners

Three-day display of local products and services, interactive discussions, and networking opportunities Ajman Free Zone gears up to launch the ‘Made in AFZ’ exhibition, a new initiative that is part of its commitment to support its business partners. The three-day business exhibition, which is set to take place on November 28 to 30 at its

Cortec ® presents a biobased answer to aluminum

With more than 50 million acres (20,234,282 hectares) of irrigated farmland in the U.S. alone, irrigation plays a major role in the world’s food supply. However, irrigation is costly and creates a naturally corrosive environment inside metal irrigation pipes and center pivot systems. The large percentage of pipes made of aluminum are at even greater

Astoria at HOST 2021 showcasing its restyled historical machine

The Treviso brand is back with the new Plus4You at the most important trade fair in the catering sector. Host, the most important trade fair in the Ho.Re.Ca sector, involving professionals and technicians worldwide, is back from 22nd to 26th October. It’s an important moment to discuss the novelties and challenges of the future. Astoria

Chilled Processed Foods: Global Market Impact of COVID-19

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Chilled Processed Foods estimated at US$355 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$458.3 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 3.7% over the analysis period 2020-2027. Processed Meat, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to

Naturally sweeter approach to reducing sugar in food and beverages

Concern over sugar intake and interest in sugar reduction is driving an increasingly sophisticated approach to sweetening food and beverages with a focus on three parallel areas: natural sweeteners, less sweetening and no sweetness. Innova Market Insights’ latest Ingredient Insider report analyzes trends in sugar reduction and the use of sweeteners in food and beverages.

USDA-NASS Projects Smaller Crop in 2021

The California Almond Objective Measurement Report, published early this week by the United States Department of Agriculture-National Agricultural Statistics Service (USDA-NASS), estimates that the 2021 crop will come in at 2.8 billion meat pounds, 10 percent below last year’s record of 3.1 billion pounds. The drop comes during a very difficult water year across California and

IFAD’s new investment programme to boost private funding

Rural businesses, which are so vital for transforming our food systems, will get a much-needed boost from an ambitious new financing programme launched today by the UN’s International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), as part of its broader efforts to address rising hunger and poverty levels in the world’s poorest countries. The Private Sector Financing

President of Mozambique launches IFAD-supported project to boost aquaculture

On 28 May 2021, Filipe Jacinto Nyusi, President of the Republic of Mozambique, launched a new project to reduce poverty and increase production and incomes through aquaculture for more than 88,000 rural small-scale fish farmers. The launch took place in Chitima, Tete Province. Supported by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the PRODAPE project