Wednesday, 08 July 2020

China News

  • Mead Johnson Nutrition puts focus on China

    China |  News | 13 Oct, 2017

    Mead Johnson Nutrition, a global company focused primarily on infant and child nutrition, is planning to take a more proactive marketing strategy in China in the coming years. The company ...Read more

  • CFS bans chicken and egg import from Free State

    China |  News | 11 Oct, 2017

    China’s Food Safety (CFS) authority has banned the import of chicken and eggs from the Free State with immediate effect. This is due to an outbreak of bird flu in the Matjhabeng ...Read more

  • China pushes back food import policy

    China |  News | 28 Sep, 2017

    China’s new control policy on food import is at a backfire as countries like the United States, Europe and other trading partners have complained against it that such a step would dis...Read more

  • IFC plans $25 M investment in Jiahe Foods

    China |  News | 26 Sep, 2017

    The International Finance Corporation, the private lending arm of the World Bank, is considering an equity investment of $25 million in China’s Suzhou Jiahe Foods Industry Co Ltd to f...Read more

  • China to make food investment in Dubai

    China |  News | 21 Sep, 2017

    Dubai Food Park (DFP), the region’s largest specialised zone dedicated to serving the rapidly growing food sector, has signed a deal with China's Ningxia Forward Fund Management Compa...Read more

  • SPAR China appoints new Managing Director

    China |  News | 21 Sep, 2017

      SPAR International, a global food retail chain, has announced that Jerome Chevrier has been appointed as the new Managing Director of SPAR China effective immediately.   Jero...Read more

  • Nestle partners with JD for nutrition smart speaker

    China |  News | 20 Sep, 2017

    Global food and beverage leader Nestlé has partnered with China's online retail leader JD to launch China's first AI family nutrition smart speaker. The device – Nestlé...Read more

  • Palsgaard opens new centre in Shanghai

    China |  News | 14 Sep, 2017

    Emulsifier producer Palsgaard announces the launch of a new application center in China. Palsgaard’s brand new Shanghai center includes a fully-equipped bakery where the company&rsqu...Read more

  • China FDA approves use of HMB in food products

    China |  News | 13 Sep, 2017

    China’s Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) has granted ingredient supplier TSI Group (Missoula, MT) an exclusive license to produce the ingredient beta-hydroxy-beta-methylbutyrate (H...Read more

  • Scientists use bacteria for fortifying food with riboflavin

    China |  News | 08 Sep, 2017

    Although found in various foods like eggs, green vegetables, milk and meat, there are numerous cases of riboflavin or vitamin B2 deficiency occurring on a regular basis. To help solve this,...Read more

  • Cofco forms partnership with Growmark for grain supply

    China |  News | 06 Sep, 2017

    China’s state-owned COFCO International Ltd (CIL) and U.S. farm cooperative Growmark Inc will partner in a deal that gives China more direct access to the food it imports. The grain ...Read more

  • Shanghai to be a model city in food safety

    China |  News | 18 Aug, 2017

    Shanghai is working towards becoming a national food safety model city. A self-evaluation is to be submitted to the Food Safety Commission of the State Council early next year in terms of f...Read more

  • Detmold to buy Heshan Innopak in China

    China |  News | 04 Aug, 2017

    Australian packaging giant Detmold Group has reached an agreement with US-based Novolex to buy Heshan Innopak Co. Ltd. The transaction is expected to be completed by the end of August. Hes...Read more

  • Sanyuan and Fosun to acquire St- Hubert management

    China |  News | 01 Aug, 2017

    Beijing Sanyuan Foods Co. and Fosun Group have agreed to jointly acquire Brassica TopCo and PPN Management, the controlling shareholders of St- Hubert. The healthy food company, establishe...Read more

  • Ecolab plans to expand food business

    China |  News | 17 Jul, 2017

    Shanghai-based Ecolab China is planning to expand its food safety business from southern China to the northern part of the country as consumption gets upgraded nationwide, presenting new op...Read more

  • Chinese researchers develop engineered rice

    China |  News | 28 Jun, 2017

    Researchers in China have developed a genetic engineering approach capable of delivering many genes at once and used it to make rice endosperm, seed tissue that provides nutrients to the de...Read more

  • Antioxidant boost by Tibetan Kefir grains

    China |  News | 22 Jun, 2017

    The probiotic strain L. plantarum MA2 from traditional Tibetan kefir grains has significant antioxidant properties, in addition to its previously reported cholesterol lowering credentials. ...Read more

  • Yum China ranked as top restaurant business in China by CCA

    China |  Regulatory | 31 May, 2017

    Yum China Holdings, Inc. was recently recognized as the top restaurant operator on the 100 Leading China Restaurant Businesses List published by the China Cuisine Association. The list was ...Read more