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Round-Up: Shelf Life

Here is your weekly round-up of Shelf Life news. Next week’s round-up will focus on ingredients news.

Round-Up: Packaging

Here is your weekly round-up of packaging news. Next week’s round-up will focus on processing news.

Sugar content and cost analysed by Euromonitor

While a lot of the anti sugar movement in the mainstream press has focused on the large amount of sugar in products, the cost of food has largely been left out, finds a new Euromonitor report.

Glass for premium range

Glass manufacturer Encirc has designed and produced the glass bottles for a new range of hand crafted soft drinks from premium soft drinks and mixers brand Franklin & Sons.

Round-Up: Ingredients

Here is your weekly round-up of ingredients news. Next week’s round-up will focus on packaging news.

On the go

Tetra Pak has extended its on the go beverage range with two new portion size packages, the Tetra Prisma Aseptic 200 and 250 Edge with DreamCap 26.

Weetabix to be sold for £1.4bn

The Weetabix Food Company is set to be acquired by Post Holdings, a US consumer packaged goods holding company, for £1.4 billion.

Natural sweetener breakthrough

Food technology company Unavoo, in partnership with its investor ED&F Man, is launching a new product that will fully eliminate added sugar and artificial sweeteners from food and drinks.

Collaborative approach to tackling litter

While packaging is often penalised for its contribution to the waste issue, industry has long been championing it as part of the solution to food waste, rather than part of the problem – so it’s pleasing to see UK government recognising the role of packaging in protecting both products and human health, as well as preventing food waste, in its new anti littering strategy.

Opportunity for healthy soft drinks

As global consumers’ attitudes towards soft drinks grow increasingly negative due to their high levels of sugar, calories and ‘artificial’ ingredients, new opportunities are arising for companies to diversify their portfolios, according to GlobalData.