keyboard_arrow_upIndustry experts will discuss the future of online food trade at Anuga
keyboard_arrow_downIndustry experts will discuss the future of online food trade at Anuga

Online trade in food is not only a booming market, in combination with a customer-oriented bricks and mortar trade it also offers numerous new opportunities as well as challenges. Under the motto Driving Online Grocery Forward: Strategies, Trends & Game Changers, the ‘E-Grocery Congress @ Anuga 2019’ is presenting the future-oriented trends and global visions […]

keyboard_arrow_upStrawberry Lips encourages you to be authentic with Women’s Month
keyboard_arrow_downStrawberry Lips encourages you to be authentic with Women’s Month

Participate. Share. Reflect. Those are the intentions you need to bring with you to fully immerse yourself in one of the most anticipated events this August. This Women’s Month, Strawberry Lips have teamed up with Firecracker Events & Marketing to launch the inaugural Illumi.Nation conference, taking place on 29 August 2019.

keyboard_arrow_upPlastics industry commits to clean up and recycle
keyboard_arrow_downPlastics industry commits to clean up and recycle

Annual Clean up and Recycle SA Week will take place from 16 to 21 September. For the week the local plastics industry will again demonstrate its commitment to cleaning up the environment and removing plastic litter from rivers, streams, oceans and neighbourhoods.

keyboard_arrow_upCourt rules in favour of DuPont in Novozymes’ entitlement litigation
keyboard_arrow_downCourt rules in favour of DuPont in Novozymes’ entitlement litigation

On 27 June 2019, the Danish Maritime and Commercial Court ruled in favour of Danisco’s ownership of the innovation behind two Danisco amylase patent applications (EP2859097 and EP2825643).

keyboard_arrow_upExpert advice on long shelf life dairy at the click of your mouse
keyboard_arrow_downExpert advice on long shelf life dairy at the click of your mouse

Join Ingredion’s dairy webinar on 7 August at 10am (SAST) to hear from experts on the best ways to tackle the biggest challenges in the long shelf-life dairy industry in Africa.

keyboard_arrow_upPropak West Africa adds 25 per cent more floor space for this year’s event
keyboard_arrow_downPropak West Africa adds 25 per cent more floor space for this year’s event

Propak West Africa 2019 has added a further 25 per cent of exhibition space and announced Sasol as Gold Sponsor for this year’s edition. This year from the 17 to 19 September, Propak West Africa will once again take over the Landmark Centre in Lagos, Nigeria for its seventh edition. Having gown consistently year on […]

keyboard_arrow_upEmerging agro-processors to appear at fdt Africa
keyboard_arrow_downEmerging agro-processors to appear at fdt Africa

South African agro-processing, development finance and export development organisation Food South Africa has aligned with the upcoming food & drink technology Africa trade show to showcase top agro-processing entrepreneurs.

keyboard_arrow_upProve you’re the big cheese at the World Cheese Awards
keyboard_arrow_downProve you’re the big cheese at the World Cheese Awards

The World Cheese Awards will open for entry from Monday 22 July, with organisers, the Guild of Fine Food calling for cheesemakers across the globe to submit their products into the largest cheese-only competition on the planet. Dedicated only to cheese, with no other dairy products judged, the World Cheese Awards will take place in […]

keyboard_arrow_upAnuga Organic Market will reflect current retails trends
keyboard_arrow_downAnuga Organic Market will reflect current retails trends

Consumers’ growing awareness for health and the environment is boosting the market for organic products worldwide. In addition, the trend towards ‘cleaner’ eating habits is influencing an even broader strata of consumers. Organic products are marketed as healthy, since they rarely contain artificial colourings, preservatives, aromas and flavourings and are grown without the implementation of […]

keyboard_arrow_upDiscover the future of food at Africa’s Big 7
keyboard_arrow_downDiscover the future of food at Africa’s Big 7

Africa’s food industry is set to be disrupted by the Fourth Industrial Revolution, forcing more agile approaches and more innovation to future-proof businesses, say experts set to speak at a key upcoming food and beverage event in Johannesburg.

keyboard_arrow_upRecord exhibitor and visitor numbers at Vitafoods Europe 2019
keyboard_arrow_downRecord exhibitor and visitor numbers at Vitafoods Europe 2019

A record 24 211 visitors attended this year’s Vitafoods Europe, an increase of 15 per cent from 2018, while the size of the show floor grew by 10 per cent to meet demand, showcasing everything from new ingredients and finished products to packaging and contract manufacturing. As a reflection of the success of the event, […]

keyboard_arrow_upWorld’s largest food trade fair returns in October
keyboard_arrow_downWorld’s largest food trade fair returns in October

The stage opens again for Anuga in Cologne from 5 to 9 October 2019. With 7 405 exhibitors and around 165 000 trade visitors from the trade and out-of-home market, it is the leading industry meeting point for the international food industry and it is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year.

keyboard_arrow_upfdt Africa’s Exhibitor of the week
keyboard_arrow_downfdt Africa’s Exhibitor of the week

BillerudKorsnäs is fdt Africa’s exhibitor of the week.

keyboard_arrow_upTaiyo debuts CBD alternative at Vitafoods Europe
keyboard_arrow_downTaiyo debuts CBD alternative at Vitafoods Europe

Taiyo used Vitafoods Europe, in Geneva, to debut innovative concepts that were particularly well received by manufacturers of sports nutrition and functional products. The most surprising innovation was a concept developed by Taiyo GmbH in Germany and partners for the European market: A legal cannabidiol (CBD) alternative that promises legal and safe consumption with a […]

keyboard_arrow_upTaiyo debuts CBD alternative at Vitafoods Europe
keyboard_arrow_downTaiyo debuts CBD alternative at Vitafoods Europe

Taiyo used Vitafoods Europe, in Geneva, to debut innovative concepts that were particularly well received by manufacturers of sports nutrition and functional products. The most surprising innovation was a concept developed by Taiyo GmbH in Germany and partners for the European market: A legal cannabidiol (CBD) alternative that promises legal and safe consumption with a […]

keyboard_arrow_upMultivac continues to grow
keyboard_arrow_downMultivac continues to grow

As part of a press breakfast at IFFA, the directors of Multivac, Hans-Joachim Boekstegers (CEO) and Guido Spix (CTO/COO), gave an overview of the current development of the business and the packaging trends at Multivac, as well as some of the many product innovations on its exhibition stand.

keyboard_arrow_upGentleman Jack and Spitfire Furniture partner for World Whiskey Day
keyboard_arrow_downGentleman Jack and Spitfire Furniture partner for World Whiskey Day

Two brands who celebrate a commitment to quality, originality and craftmanship have joined forces for World Whiskey Day.

keyboard_arrow_upExceptional workshops for 2019 Sapics conference
keyboard_arrow_downExceptional workshops for 2019 Sapics conference

The new normal for supply chains involves uncertainty, complexity and risk, according to international supply chain risk management specialist, Gregory Schlegel.

keyboard_arrow_upFind the best integrated gas and welding solutions at Nampo 2019
keyboard_arrow_downFind the best integrated gas and welding solutions at Nampo 2019

‘Visitors to the stand will be able to talk to our welding application specialists at Nampo about their applications and possible solutions, but we also encourage customers that are interested in obtaining more detailed information about the 360-degree capability to visit the Afrox technology application centre in Germiston after the show, where customised applications and/or […]

keyboard_arrow_upGet ready for Propak West Africa
keyboard_arrow_downGet ready for Propak West Africa

Propak West Africa 2019 has added a further 25 per cent of exhibition space and announces Sasol as Gold Sponsor for this year’s edition.

keyboard_arrow_upSA packaged food consumption on upward trend
keyboard_arrow_downSA packaged food consumption on upward trend

As an important pillar of the South African economy, food and beverage production has almost doubled in the past 10 years, reaching ZAR 392 million (26 million euros) in 2017.

keyboard_arrow_upTetra Pak drives change
keyboard_arrow_downTetra Pak drives change

Food Review spoke to Bryn Thomas, key account director at Tetra Pak South Africa at the Propak Africa event about some of the challenges and solutions facing the food and beverage industry today.

keyboard_arrow_upFrom South Africa to Vietnam, Italian packaging hits the road again
keyboard_arrow_downFrom South Africa to Vietnam, Italian packaging hits the road again

South Africa followed closely by Vietnam are the next two stops in the Italian packaging industry’s tour of exhibitions held in markets with strong development potential.  They are respectively the fourth and fifth appointments since the beginning of January in the 2019 promotional programme coordinated by UCIMA (Italian Automatic Packaging Machinery Manufacturers’ Association) with the […]

keyboard_arrow_upThe simplest solution is the best
keyboard_arrow_downThe simplest solution is the best

Sometimes, the simplest solution is the best solution. This is clearly the case with the radically disruptive Rapidojet technology. ROI is shorter than for any other piece of equipment while product quality rises in all respects.

keyboard_arrow_upFrozen Food Day: Anuga Frozen Food places the focus on frozen food
keyboard_arrow_downFrozen Food Day: Anuga Frozen Food places the focus on frozen food

6 March 2019 was Frozen Food Day. The culinary public holiday was introduced in 1984 by the American President, Ronald Reagan, as “Frozen Food Day” to pay tribute to the services of the frozen food industry in the USA. In the meantime, the birth of frozen food is recognised internationally too, hence this year the […]

keyboard_arrow_upYamato to showcase world class weighing solutions at Propak Africa
keyboard_arrow_downYamato to showcase world class weighing solutions at Propak Africa

The South African branch of Yamato Scale Dataweigh will be showcasing the impressive capabilities of its leading automatic weighing machinery at this year’s Propak Africa Show in March.

keyboard_arrow_upPropak Africa to showcase latest products, technologies and innovation
keyboard_arrow_downPropak Africa to showcase latest products, technologies and innovation

The importance of packaging and related industries will take centre stage at Africa’s ultimate packaging, food processing, plastics, printing and labelling trade exhibition, which will afford over 600 exhibitors the opportunity to showcase their latest technologies and innovations.

keyboard_arrow_upSAPICS fighting the supply chain skills crisis
keyboard_arrow_downSAPICS fighting the supply chain skills crisis

Reflecting its commitment to tackling the supply chain skills crisis head on, SAPICS, The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management, recently hosted the 11th annual Supply Chain Management Education Excellence Awards. This event recognises individuals, organisations and educators who are going the extra mile to advance and develop the supply chain and operations management profession.

keyboard_arrow_upVitafoods Europe 2019 set to close the loop on a greener future for the global nutraceutical industry
keyboard_arrow_downVitafoods Europe 2019 set to close the loop on a greener future for the global nutraceutical industry

Vitafoods Europe 2019 (7-9 May, Palexpo, Geneva) will this year explore the collaboration required to shape a more sustainable future for the nutraceutical industry. This follows the growing popularity of plant-based ingredients, as well as the demand for more responsible farming methods, and the unprecedented backlash against packaging over recent years.

keyboard_arrow_upIWMSA aligns with IFAT Africa to support industry collaboration
keyboard_arrow_downIWMSA aligns with IFAT Africa to support industry collaboration

The Institute of Waste Management of Southern Africa (IWMSA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Messe Muenchen South Africa, organisers of IFAT Africa, to collaborate on the 2019 exhibition and conference.