/ Aug 16, 2017

Kagome looking to exit U.S. family food business

Kagome Co. has announced a plan to sell its stake in U.S.-based subsidiary Preferred Brands International Inc. to Effem Holdings Ltd, an investment firm under U.S. food giant Mars Inc., in a move to withdraw from family food operations in the United States. The Japanese ...

Contaminated eggs from Europe found in Hong Kong

Aug 12, 2017

Contaminated eggs from Europe found in Hong Kong

A scandal involving eggs contaminated with insecticide spread to 15 EU countries, Switzerland and as far away as Hong Kong on Friday as the European Commission called for a special meeting on the growing crisis. Ministers and food safety chiefs from around the European Union ...

Australia opens war on food waste

/ Jun 18, 2017

Australia opens war on food waste

Australia's first recycled supermarket is giving food destined for landfills a second chance, as the government embarks on a major push to cut down on waste costing the economy 20 billion Australian dollars ($15 billion) a year. The outlet run by food rescue organization OzHarvest ...