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These are all the posts that have been tagged with Partnership.

Supporting cocoa communities

A public-private partnership between the Conseil du Café-Cacoa, Cargill and CARE has enabled 14 cocoa farmer cooperatives to build 11 new schools and three new health centers in Côte d’Ivoire.

Food safety service partnership

Anritsu Industrial Solutions Ltd, a manufacturer of product quality assurance systems, has announced a strategic partnership with BST Detectable Products, pioneers of metal detectable products, to offer a comprehensive food safety service.

Pasteurisation process

During the Dutch trade mission in the US, Mirjam van Dijk, CEO of Royal Duyvis Wiener BV, will sign the first order for Log5, with the American company CHS Sunflower, in the presence of the minister of Health, Welfare and Sport, Edith Schippers.

Food solutions and natural ingredients

Naturis, a UK expert in food solutions and innovative natural food ingredients supply, is expanding its range of exclusive flours and mixes through partnership with a division of European miller, GoodMills Innovation. Naturis, based in Slough, Berkshire, UK, has over 25 years of experience, working in partnership with a number of major food brands and […]

Educating cocoa communities

The Jacobs Foundation, in partnership with the cocoa industry strategy CocoaAction, co-ordinated by the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF), has launched TRECC (Transforming Education in Cocoa Communities). The seven-year Commitment to Action is intended to enhance education, empower women and help protect children in Ivory Coast’s cocoa-growing communities. TRECC will work alongside CocoaAction to accelerate sustainability […]

Partnership bears fruit

A range of high quality fruit compotes and desserts from specialist French manufacturer Lucien Georgelin are now available in handy snack packs, developed in collaboration with RPC Bebo Bouxwiller. Meeting increasing consumer demand for on the go snacking, the new multilayer 68mm pots are thermoformed in polypropylene and feature an EVOH barrier to give the […]

Orkla partners with PepsiCo

Orkla ASA has signed an agreement with PepsiCo to become the primary go-to-market partner for PepsiCo’s juice, cereals and snack products in the Nordics, including the brands Quaker and Lay’s. The move expands Orkla’s partnership with PepsiCo in the Nordics; the new agreement covers PepsiCo snacks in Norway, Sweden and Finland. “The distribution agreement with […]

Hershey elects board chair

The Hershey Company has announced that John P Bilbrey has been elected chairman of the Board of Directors, effective immediately. Bilbrey will continue to be president and chief executive officer of the global confectionery company, a role he has held since May 2011. Bilbrey succeeds chairman James E Nevels who held the position from February […]

Empowering shea farmers

The Hershey Company has announced its partnership with IOI Loders Croklaan, a global shea butter supplier, to fund the construction of three warehouses in Northern Ghana that will improve incomes for women shea farmers and positively impact their livelihoods. Hershey and IOI Loders Croklaan will provide funding to StarShea, a social business that commercialises shea […]

Improving efficiency

Loma Systems is helping food manufacturers reduce manufacturing costs and improve production efficiencies with the launch of a new graphical ethernet PC-based software tool designed to monitor the performance of its CW3 Checkweighers and IQ3 Metal Detectors. TRACS (trending-reporting-analysis-capture-software) provides real time feedback across all lines in a central format, allowing operators to analyse different […]

Packaging recycling trials

In an innovative public-private partnership, Anthesis LRS is leading a project to assess the feasibility of including flexible laminated packaging, such as food and drink pouches, in existing household recycling schemes and recovering the aluminium from this packaging. Funded by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) Action Based Research programme, following a […]

Strengthening communities

Olam International (Olam) and The Blommer Chocolate Company (Blommer), has welcomed the First Lady of Côte d’Ivoire, Madame Dominique Ouattara, to officially open a primary school complex close to Olam Cocoa Processing in San Pedro. Jointly financed by Olam and customer partner Blommer, the Dominique Ouattara School Complex provides the community with a much-needed education […]

Chocolate outsourcing agreement

The Barry Callebaut Group has announced the signing of a long-term outsourcing agreement with World’s Finest Chocolate, a family-owned business based in Illinois, US. Barry Callebaut will invest $5.7 million in fiscal year 2014/15. Deliveries from the new chocolate manufacturing base in Chicago will commence on 1 March. Under the terms of the agreement, Barry […]

LPR wins Nestlé account

LPR is celebrating a high profile account win after securing a contract with Nestlé, which will see the UK division of Europe’s second largest pallet pooling provider manage the pallet pool for a range of Nestlé’s UK brands. LPR, the ‘red pallet people’, has confirmed the partnership with Nestlé began with CPUK on 1 November […]