‘Devastating’ impact of climate change on cocoa can’t be ignored, says Rainforest Alliance

‘Devastating’ impact of climate change on cocoa can’t be ignored, says Rainforest Alliance

The chocolate industry must embrace climate-smart agriculture to mitigate the shattering effects of rising temperatures on millions of cocoa farmers in the developing world, says Rainforest Alliance.


Source: ‘Devastating’ impact of climate change on cocoa can’t be ignored, says Rainforest Alliance

A route into chewing gum? Roquette says starch ingredient paves way for new entrants

A route into chewing gum? Roquette says starch ingredient paves way for new entrants

Sugar confectioners can branch out into chewing gum with a starch-based ingredient that creates a novel confection half-way between chewing gum and chewy candy that doesn’t require expensive lamination equipment.


Source: A route into chewing gum? Roquette says starch ingredient paves way for new entrants

Major chocolate merger afoot? Hershey shrugs off talk of Ferrero deal as ‘speculation’

Major chocolate merger afoot? Hershey shrugs off talk of Ferrero deal as ‘speculation’

Analysts say Hershey may be eyeing a joint venture or merger with a major international player such as Ferrero, but the US chocolate giant has dismissed the claims as “speculation”.


Source: Major chocolate merger afoot? Hershey shrugs off talk of Ferrero deal as ‘speculation’

PepsiCo Drinkfinity pods; Tetra Evero Aseptic & Coca Cola Contour PET glass gain world class recognition

PepsiCo Drinkfinity pods; Tetra Evero Aseptic & Coca Cola Contour PET glass gain world class recognition

From an E-Z SnackPak by Ampac, Drinkfinity pods by PepsiCo US, Coca Cola’s Contour PET glass and Cadbury Glow by Mondelēz International – We round up the best F&B entries at the WPO (World Packaging Organisation) WorldStar Awards 2016.


Source: PepsiCo Drinkfinity pods; Tetra Evero Aseptic & Coca Cola Contour PET glass gain world class recognition