Tetra Pak ramps up capacity in China
Leading carton maker Tetra Pak will double capacity at its Beijing
factory, it said yesterday, allowing it to meet the expected
ongoing growth in China's dairy sector.
China to clamp down on antibiotics in milk
China is preparing to launch a new national standard on raw milk to
prevent dairy products containing antibiotic residues from reaching
Glanbia builds protein business in China
Irish dairy ingredients firm Glanbia is building a presence in the
Chinese market with its expertise in heat-stable proteins.
Nestlé launches premium ice cream brand in China
Swiss food maker Nestle has launched the premium ice cream brand
Movenpick on the Chinese market, where it says it sees growing
demand for luxury food products.
SIG cashes in on China's fast-growing dairy sector
Swiss liquid packaging group SIG has sold 14 new filling lines in
one go to leading Chinese dairy Yili, reflecting the speed and
scale of growth in the country's dairy sector.
Omega-3 added to yoghurt in China
The first yoghurt containing the fatty acid omega-3 has been
launched in southern China, backed by labeling claims for its
Omega-3 drinkable yoghurt arrives in China
China's first drinkable yoghurt product, containing MEG-3 fish oil,
is currently rolling out, and has received strong endorsement from
the Guadong Dairy Association.
Strategic philanthropy: exploitation or key for emerging markets?
When a company 'gives back' to the world through charitable
donations, should we wholeheartedly commend it for being a good egg
or sniff cynically at the profit potential that underlies every
Raisio targets Russia with Benecol
Raisio will launch its Benecol functional ingredient in Russia - a
challenging market where obesity and cardiovascular disease levels
are high, but awareness of the dangers of high cholesterol is low.
Chr. Hansen develops culture for Indian yogurt
Chr. Hansen has developed a new dairy culture specifically designed
for making dahi - a traditional ethnic yoghurt consumed in India.
China growth luring foreign dairy firms
China is luring more and more of the world's dairy firms through a
strong growth in domestic demand, says a new report, indicating
European companies have some ground to catch up.
Valio taps growing dairy demand in Russia
Finnish dairy company, Valio is working with Russian company
Galaktika to build a new dairy facility in Russia to meet growing
consumption of dairy products.
Kraft to scrap GM ingredients in China
Kraft Foods, the US snack and dairy firm, has agreed to remove all
genetically modified ingredients from its products in China, in a
sign anti-GM attitudes are on the increase.
Probiotics set for explosive growth in China
Probiotics, unheard of a year ago, are now being added to more and
more products in China, and look set to see rapid growth in demand,
according to key supplier Chr Hansen.
Gas packaging extends Russian cheese shelf-life
Russian packager and food producer Nevskie Syry has launched a new
line of cheese packaging using inert gases that it says can
significantly extend products' shelf-life.