Thursday, 21 October 2021

Thailand News

  • Food Proteins Asia 2019 to highlight Plant-based Proteins market

    Thailand |  News | 28 Nov, 2018

    Demand for protein fortified food is on the rise while there is also a growing shift towards alternative and plant based food protein - from chickpeas to peas to insects. On 22 & 23rd&n...Read more

  • Nestlé launches $24.6M Nescafé marketing campaign in Thailand

    Thailand |  News | 17 Oct, 2018

    Nestlé has started a THB 800 million ($24.6 million) campaign in Thailand to reinforce Nescafé’s position and celebrate the brand’s 45 years in the country. Calle...Read more

  • Iberchem Group inaugurates production facility in Thailand

    Thailand |  News | 10 Oct, 2018

    Spanish flavours and fragrances producer Iberchem Group has inaugurated a new production facility in Bangkok, Thailand, its fourth manufacturing site in Southeast Asia. The new site will f...Read more

  • Ingredion targets expansion in Asia

    Thailand |  News | 27 Sep, 2018

    Ingredion will invest $60 million to upgrade several of its Asian production facilities as part of a new investment programme, which aims to grow the company’s speciality food ingredi...Read more

  • Thai dairy firm Nutridor plans to enter Cambodia

    Thailand |  News | 02 Aug, 2018

    Thai dairy company Nutridor has formed a new partnership that will see it introduce its Abevia Gold sweetened beverage and evaporate creamers to the Cambodian market. The dairy producer wi...Read more

  • Eatigo receives follow-on funding from TripAdvisor

    Thailand |  News | 17 Jul, 2018

    Bangkok and India-based online restaurant reservation platform Eatigo has raised a follow-on funding as part of its pre-Series C round from existing investor TripAdvisor. This brings its to...Read more

  • Bell Flavors & Fragrances to set centres in Indonesia, Thailand

    Thailand |  News | 05 Jul, 2018

    Bell Flavors & Fragrances has stepped up its presence in Asia with the launch of new locations in Thailand and Indonesia. According to the US based company, this move marks its commitm...Read more

  • CP Foods signs deal with Brazilian shrimp farm

    Thailand |  News | 25 Apr, 2018

    Thailand’s Charoen Pokphand Foods (CP Foods) has inked a deal to acquire a 40 per cent stake in Camanor Produtos Marinhos, one of a largest shrimp farmers and processors in Brazil. T...Read more

  • Dahmakan acquires Polpa to enter Thailand

    Thailand |  News | 21 Mar, 2018

    Dahmakan, a vertically-integrated Malaysian meal delivery startup, has acquired Polpa to enter Bangkok. Dahmakan was the first Malaysian startup to participate in Y Combinator and...Read more

  • Firmenich opens discovery centre in Thailand

    Thailand |  News | 16 Mar, 2018

    Firmenich has opened a new culinary discovery centre in Bangkok, Thailand, to serve as the company’s hub for Southeast Asia. The facility will provide a collaborative environment whe...Read more

  • ThaiBev Q1 profit drops 62%

    Thailand |  News | 15 Feb, 2018

    Thai spirits maker Thai Beverage has posted a first quarter net profit of 2.91 billion baht (US $ 122 million), down 62.3 percent from the same period a year earlier. The firm incurred acq...Read more

  • ThaiBev seeks dominance in South East Asia

    Thailand |  News | 19 Dec, 2017

    Thai Beverage (ThaiBev) has partnered a local company to buy a $4.8 billion stake in the country's largest brewer, Vietnam Beverage. ThaiBev is doubling down on Vietnam as it...Read more

  • ThaiBev buys Myanmar's largest distillery for US$742m

    Thailand |  News | 06 Nov, 2017

    Singapore – Thai Beverage, better known as ThaiBev (Southeast Asia's largest beverage company) now owns 75% of the Myanmar’s largest distillery. ThaiBev bought a 75% stake in M...Read more

  • Researchers in Thailand unveil anti-cancer mango

    Thailand |  News | 04 Sep, 2017

    Researchers at Nare-suan University in Phitsanulok, northern Thailand, have developed a mango that can reduce the risk of contracting some cancers. Faculty of Agriculture, Natural Resource...Read more

  • Thailand prepares for Save Food event

    Thailand |  News | 29 Aug, 2017

    Save Food, which was first held in Berlin in 2001, will be part of Pack Print International 2017, the sixth International Packaging and Printing Exhibition for Asia, which will be held from...Read more

  • CP Foods H1 profits up despite livestock pressure

    Thailand |  News | 16 Aug, 2017

    Charoen Pokphand Foods, the Thailand-based meat and seafood group, saw its earnings in the first half of the year rise despite a sharp fall in segment profits from its livestock division. ...Read more

  • Thai Beverage buys up KFC Thailand restaurants

    Thailand |  News | 10 Aug, 2017

    Thai Beverage, the spirits giant that makes Chang beer and SangSom rum, is expanding into the fast-food business. ThaiBev agreed to purchase more than 240 existing KFC restaurants in Thail...Read more

  • Thailand introduces new sugar tax

    Thailand |  News | 01 Aug, 2017

    Thailand will phase in a sugar tax over six years in a bid to help drinks manufacturers to lower their sugar content and take advantage of a simultaneous lowering of tax on sugar free bever...Read more