Corporate responsibility

The road to net zero – Big Food’s emissions pledges

In this guide, you will see food manufacturers linking their net zero targets to three areas of emissions – Scopes…

Hatching new ideas – Big Food’s incubator and accelerator programmes

As with in-house venture capital funds, for big food companies looking to gain exposure to new, exciting, potentially faster-growing categories,…

Why the CPG industry should invest more in diversity and inclusion

Although new initiatives have been launched and progress made in recent years, the CPG industry is still a laggard when…

Cool bananas: Efficient cold chain technology for a clean agriculture boom

The world’s population is due to hit eight billion this year. In 2020, global food losses along the supply chain…

EU packaging targets “unrealistic” without more support, sector claims

EU targets for packaging recycling have been met with scepticism as industry bodies claim the necessary infrastructure is not yet…

The world’s largest food companies have gone backwards on net zero

Greenhouse gas emissions across nine of the world’s largest food companies have risen by a combined 27 million tonnes of…

COP27: “We need efficient cooling to tackle food waste in Africa” – Danfoss

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rp0xoaxHnI4 Energy Monitor reporter Nour Ghantous (left) in conversation with Rasmus Kristensen, vice-president for group public affairs at Danfoss, at…

Packaging: the carbon dilemma for food companies

Food manufacturing companies and brands that thought the pandemic, the cost-of-living crisis and the focus on climate change would have…

Food giants join forces to “scale” regenerative agriculture

The adoption of regenerative agriculture is proving “too slow” with the “economics” for farmers unworkable, a group of agri and…

Brands’ efforts on plastic packaging prove a load of rubbish

Are you sitting comfortably? I have some shocking news. A voluntary agreement involving a number of major food and drink…