Food Startups in the Climate of Coronavirus

Food Startups in the Climate of Coronavirus

Exhibitors at Expo West, which usually attracts over 85,000 people, were left gutted last month when the event was cancelled as they were still setting up their booths. For the startups who had already invested heavily in getting there, the cancellation was a signal...
Covid-19 crisis and food systems

Covid-19 crisis and food systems

With the spread of COVID-19 we find ourselves plunged into a global health crisis. By most accounts we are only at the early stages of the pandemic so it is going to reshape economy, society and politics, probably permanently. Pre-COVID-19 crisis, many families the...
New EU rules on natural flavours in organic products

New EU rules on natural flavours in organic products

Organic products have seen a rise in popularity over recent years as consumers become more conscious about the products they buy, the ingredients they contain and where they came from. “More and more consumers are concerned about health issues related to pesticides,...
Berry producers commit to 100% recycle-ready packaging by 2025

Berry producers commit to 100% recycle-ready packaging by 2025

Dive Brief: Berry growers and trade associations across North America just announced an industry-wide goal to use 100% recycle-ready packaging by 2025. The collaboration includes a commitment to new label standards and an agreement to encourage consumer recycling....
This company makes food from thin air

This company makes food from thin air

Helsinki, Finland (CNN)In Finland, scientists are making an entirely new ingredient out of air, water and electricity — and they hope it could revolutionize the way our food is produced. Feeding an ever-growing population is putting a huge strain on the...
An App to lower your Carbon Footprint while shopping

An App to lower your Carbon Footprint while shopping

Like the popular fitness apps, which help users track their exercise activities, food intake and more, an app called Evocco aims to give consumers information about their shopping habits to help cut their carbon footprint by estimating the climate impact of their...
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