Dog-Food Recall Now Includes 18 Brands

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expanding a dog-food recall of certain products from multiple brands that may contain an unsafe level of a toxin called aflatoxin. Aflatoxin is a byproduct of a type of mold (Aspergillus flavus) that can grow on grains commonly used in pet food, according […]

5 successfully crowdfunded drinks brands in 2020

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5th October, 2020 by Edith Hancock One would think that a pandemic and one of the worst global recessions on record would make people a bit more reluctant to invest in businesses, but crowdfunding has continued to prove popular this year. crowdfunding is an increasingly powerful way for drinks companies […]

Foreign catering brands grab bite of Chinese market

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Canadian coffee chain Tim Hortons, which is expanding rapidly in China, plans to have 1,500 outlets in the country in the next decade. [Photo by Wang Gang/For China Daily] Franchises draw up and implement expansion plans International catering brands, from fast food franchises to cafe chains and pastry shops, are […]

Top food brands lack green packaging, says Which?

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Many top UK grocery brands have non-recyclable packaging, with crisps, chocolate and cheese products among the worst offenders, says Which? The tube containing Pringles crisps, now undergoing a redesign, was singled out as “notoriously hard to recycle” by the consumer organisation. But Cadbury and Babybel were also found wanting in […]