Snack Industry: Staying Customer-Focused while Navigating Headwinds During Uncertain Times

Treats and snacks have always played a special role in bringing joy and comfort to consumers – now more than ever as the world struggles…

Don’t Work Your Data. Make Your Data Work For You.

Smarter use of data brings food and beverage companies deeper analytics and faster insights. Digital transformation. Smart manufacturing. Industrial Internet of Things (IoT). A connected…

Tackling Food Security Challenges In ASEAN Amid COVID-19: Removing Trade Barriers In Product Certification & Registration

In a bid to address the challenges in getting food products across borders, Food Industry Asia (FIA) and the ASEAN Food and Beverage Alliance (AFBA)…

The Future Of Taste In APAC

The APFI team speaks to Avinash Lal, Market Research & Consumer Insights Director APMEA from Kerry, on the company's innovative and insightful new tool: Taste…

Functional F&B Products: Focus On Brain, Eye & Skin Health For Thais

Consumers' health status, personal interests and life priorities continuously change with age. Demanding lifestyles of Thai consumer combined with early signs of ageing often trigger…

Reinventing Ramadan & Eid Festivities In "Restricted Living"

Since mid-April, with the implementation of the Large-Scale Social Restrictions (PSBB) policy, Indonesia has entered the "Restricted Living" stage during the COVID-19 pandemic. This has…

Mintel Forecasts Online Grocery Sales Will Grow An Estimated 33 Percent During 2020

The latest research from Mintel reveals the online grocery market is forecast to grow by 33 percent in 2020 to reach an estimated value of…

COVID-19’s Impact On Food & Drink Markets In Southeast Asia

New research from Mintel reveals the changes in consumer sentiment and behaviour surrounding food and drink categories as a result of the spread of COVID-19…

Tonic Water Market—Growth, Trends, and Forecasts

The global tonic water market is projected to increase at a CAGR of 7.1 percent during the forecast period: 2020 to 2025. Tonic water is…

COVID-19’s Effect On Consumer Behaviour

19th-century diplomat Klemens von Metternich is credited with quipping: “When France sneezes, Europe catches a cold”. In the 20th century, this mutated into: “When America…

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Spotlight On Soy Plant Protein

The global demand for soybeans is not slowing down anytime soon. The harvest of this commodity crop was 370 million metric ton in 2018, compared…

Inspection Technology: Food For Thought

Concerted efforts are being made to reduce food waste throughout the entire supply chain. Mettler-Toledo explains how product inspection technology can be used to support…

Food Waste—Where Does It Happen?

In US households, around 150,000 tons of food is thrown away every day, working out at roughly one pound per person. And it doesn’t stop…

Vitafoods Asia: Healthy Ageing—Asia’s $205 Billion Nutraceuticals Market Opportunity

For most Asian countries, growth in the healthcare industry has been outstripping GDP growth, and some estimates are that spending on healthcare could surge by…

One Way That Supermarkets Of The Future Can Tackle The Scandal Of Food Waste

In addition to making food businesses more profitable, new technologies can also help tackle the fast-approaching issue of global food shortages. Supermarkets of the near-future…

Food Cultures To Tackle Food Waste

Dairies in China, Indonesia and many other markets are increasingly turning to the power of food cultures as an additional quality hurdle to protect their…

Versatile Pump Range Offers Solutions For Food Industry

Pumps are an essential part of many food processing lines: not just for liquids, but also viscous materials such as spreads and dips, and materials…

PREVIEW: Key Insights And Cases About The Top 10 Global Consumer Trends In Asia-Pacific

On 18 January 2019, Euromonitor will launch its latest annual report on Top 10 Global Consumer Trends 2019, revealing this year’s emerging trends that provide…

Preventing Automation Outages Through Uninterrupted Power Supply Systems

 Automation outages refers to downtime during manufacturing or industrial operations. In a food and beverage (F&B) plant, automation outages is estimated to cost between $100,000…

Discover The Flavour Journey With KH Roberts

On 18 July 2018, KH Roberts commemorated its 50th Anniversary with the official opening of its new state-of-the-art integrated flavour manufacturing facility in Singapore. The…