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BNF’s calorie concept launch

The British Nutrition Foundation (BNF) has launched a new concept, the Quality Calorie (QC), in a bid, it says, to refocus attention on the quality of calories eaten and help achieve a balanced and nutritionally rich diet.

Posted 19 September 2018

Coca-Cola to experiment with cannabis

According to BNN Bloomberg, The Coca-Cola Co. is in “serious talks” with Aurora Cannabis about developing drinks infused with marijuana. It is thought that rather than giving consumers a ‘buzz’, the drinks would be intended to relieve inflammation, pain and cramping using cannabidiol. Known as CBD, cannabidiol is a chemical found in marijuana plants but […]

Posted 18 September 2018

Round Up: Processing

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

Posted 18 September 2018

Full Stream ahead for drinks firm

A manufacturer and supplier of home carbonation systems has installed a new Zetes logistics execution solution in its Israeli production campus, to ensure ‘precise identification of stock and full visibility of its production line’. 

Posted 18 September 2018

Two new flavours for Robinsons range

Following the launch of its Robinsons Cordials and Creations ranges, Britvic has announced plans to extend the Robinsons ranges with the addition of two new flavours. Launching into the grocery channel from the October 1, Robinsons Fruit Creations Strawberry & Watermelon and limited-edition Fruit Cordials Crushed Apple & Cinnamon variants will, says Britvic, offer retailers […]

Posted 16 September 2018

Shop-bought chicken bug levels ‘hold steady’

The top nine retailers across the UK have published their latest testing results on campylobacter contamination in UK-produced fresh whole chickens (covering samples tested from April to June 2018).

Posted 14 September 2018

Round Up: Packaging

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

Posted 11 September 2018