Biotecnología

Biotecnología

Driscoll’s president: 'We don't want to throw fruit away'
20/04/2020 - With retailers prioritizing pantry essentials in the early weeks of the coronavirus pandemic, some deliveries of short-shelf life fresh produce were turned away from distribution centers to make room...
Unconstitutional: Virginia Governor vetoes bill targeting plant-based 'milk'
20/04/2020 - Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has vetoed a bill that would have limited the use of the term âmilkâ on food labels to the lacteal secretions of hooved animals.
Retailers, Union call on policymakers, CDC to strengthen safety standards for grocery employees
20/04/2020 - Kroger is adding its voice to the growing chorus of industry stakeholders asking elected officials to designate all grocery employees as âextended first respondersâ and âemergency personnelâ to...
Curcumin supply escapes worst of coronavirus supply disruptions
20/04/2020 - The rapid shutdown of Indian society to combat the coronavirus crisis has inconvenienced manufacturers of curcumin ingredients, but thus far has not put a critical dent in inventories, suppliers say.
Summer Fancy Food Show 2020 canceled due to coronavirus
20/04/2020 - The Specialty Food Associationâs (SFA's) Summer Fancy Food Show, scheduled for June 28-30 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York (which has recently been turned into a makeshift hospital), is the...
Cashing in on the crisis: More FDA warning letters
20/04/2020 - There is currently no cure for coronavirus, however, that hasnât stopped companies from preying on consumersâ fears, as a new raft of FDA warning letters makes clear.
Dairy-free 'nice cream' brand Frönen takes on new markets and launches new flavors
20/04/2020 - After owning its backyard market of Chicago, dairy-free 'nice cream' brand Frànen is expanding to the West Coast in Nugget Markets and soon, New York City along with two new flavor launches.
Startups in Food-X’s 11th cohort offer solutions to weaknesses in the food system revealed by COVID-19
20/04/2020 - Rather than hit pause during the ongoing pandemic like many other investors, global venture capital fund SOSVâs Food-X accelerator is moving full steam ahead by welcoming to its 11th cohort eight...
Perfect Day secures no objections letter from FDA for non-animal whey protein
20/04/2020 - Perfect Day, a startup producing milk proteins via microbial fermentation (minus the cows), has secured a coveted 'no questions/objections' letter from the FDA in response to its Generally Recognized...
What's for dinner? Grasshoppers, says Hargol FoodTech as it raises $3m to build edible insect operation
20/04/2020 - Israeli firm Hargol FoodTech â which is blazing a distinct trail in the embryonic edible insect sector by focusing on grasshoppers, rather than crickets â has completed a $3m financing round from...
How is coronavirus impacting the market for hemp-derived CBD? Brightfield Group weighs in
20/04/2020 - âThree months ago, everyone was focused on the next wave of CBD users, people that havenât tried CBD yet, but I really think itâs those heavy users, those core users, that are going to be driving...
Large Colorado CBD producer announces program to keep hemp farmers in market
20/04/2020 - Colorado based CBD producer EcoGen Laboratories has announced a program to support hemp farmers during a tumultuous time in the market.
Dairy industry continues to deal with coronavirus ‘gut punch’ finding new ways to absorb excess supply
20/04/2020 - Dairy groups are working to soften the blow the COVID-19 crisis has had on the industry with new strategies to move more milk and dairy products into the market.