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Sunday, 17 October 2021

China News

  • 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

  • Cargill launches oilseed plant in northern China

    China |  News | 30 May, 2017

    Cargill, New Hope Group and Hebei Bohai Investment Group have launched a US$100 million oilseeds processing plant in Huanghua, Cangzhou in Hebei Province, and has an annual processing capac...Read more

  • Yum China buys majority stake in Daojia

    China |  News | 30 May, 2017

    Yum China Holdings has purchased a controlling stake in Daojia, a food delivery firm, in a bid to improve the restaurateur’s outgoing food business. The operator of US chains Pizza H...Read more

  • Nestlé China unveils milk powder with benefits

    China |  News | 26 May, 2017

    Nestlé has added a new milk powder with cognitive benefits for adult consumers in China, as part of its Yiyang brand.  The ‘senior milk powder’ is specifically desi...Read more