Food and Beverage
SOLIDWORKS WORLD 2016 - Day 1:
The call for General Session doors to open at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Center in Dallas came just after 8:00am. Seconds later, spurred on by the thunderous sounds of AC/DC, the world’s best engineers quite literally sprinted (see circa the 28 second mark in the top video) through Hall D to claim their seats at one of the biggest shows in design technology.
A new Irish study on levels of a certain toxin in honey around the world has found Australian honey to be the world’s most contaminated.
US cigarette company Philip Morris has been unsuccessful in its challenge of Australia’s plain packaging laws after an international arbitral tribunal dismissed the multinational’s claims that plain packaging was in breach of the Australia-Hong Kong bilateral investment treaty signed in 1993.
The Federal Court of Australia has ordered consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser to remove its popular Nurofen brand from Australian shelves, after finding the British-based multinational engaged in misleading conduct in contravention of the Australian Consumer Law.
A new study has found that exposure of neonicotinoid pesticides affects the pollination services provided by bumblebees, resulting in the decrease in crop quality of apple trees.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has for the first time ever approved meat from a genitally modified animal for human consumption.
Multinational drinks company and the world's largest wine producer, Constellation Brands, is to acquire San Diego-based Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits for $1bn (£660m).
Ben & Jerry’s will be making a vegan version of its famous ice cream after an online petition made it clear it was a desired product.
Anheuser-Busch InBev has agreed a takeover deal of SABMiller to create world's largest beer producer.
Solazyme, a pioneer in microalgae innovations and Bunge, one of the world’s largest agribusiness and food companies, have agreed to expand a joint venture to bring algae to kitchens and dinner tables around the world.