Millions of people around the world depend on international trade for their food security and livelihoods. As countries move to enact measures aiming to halt the accelerating Covid-19 pandemic, care must be taken to minimise potential impacts on the food supply or unintended consequences on global trade and food security...
1 Apr 2020
According to the latest Global Advertising Trends report which focuses on FMCG and Covid-19, FMCG brands are better placed to weather the storm than other sectors...
30 Mar 2020
The Food and Agriculture Organisation's latest food price index has reflected a decline in global food prices in February for the first time in four months - averaging at 180.5 points, down by 1.0% from January but still 8.1% higher than a year earlier...
10 Mar 2020
French beauty giant L'Oréal has launched a digital skin diagnostic based on people's selfies...
21 Feb 2019
Within a year, single-use plastics and excess packaging have become Public Enemy No. 1...
Sylvain Charlebois 16 Jan 2019
SAB owner Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) has entered into a partnership with Canadian cannabis producer Tilray that will see the companies focus on research into the cannabis-infused, non-alcoholic drinks market...
21 Dec 2018
Genetically modified (GM) foods for human consumption have long been a subject of intense public debate, as well as academic research...
David Di Zhang and Grant Alexander Wilson 8 Aug 2018
Most consumers are concerned about the cost of food. We constantly look for bargains and the food industry knows it...
Sylvain Charlebois 30 May 2018
The e-cigarette industry has been increasingly viewed as one of the most disruptive changes in the tobacco market, with vapes now commonly perceived as an alternative to traditional tobacco products...
Tanusree Jain 8 Mar 2018
President and CEO of AGT Foods, Murad Al-Khatib, was picked from 59 individuals representing 49 countries and named EY World Entrepreneur of the Year 2017...
20 Jun 2017