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NewsSAI Platform organizes a new International Executive Programme on Sustainable Sourcing and Trade
18-19 November 2019 in Gravina in Puglia (Italy) hosted by Andriani
Designed specifically for sustainability professionals active in different parts of the value chain, this ground-breaking Executive Programme on Sustainable Sourcing and Trade will be held simultaneously... more
NewsThe Italian Fanchising Awards
Among the food chains prizes to 101Caffè, Winelivery and McDonald's
Assofranchising, the Italian trade association for the world of franchising, has awarded the Awards at the 34th Franchising Exhibition that ended today in Milan. The winners in the catering sector were... more
NewsChef Express wins the 2019 Animal Welfare Award
The catering company of Cremonini Group received the Good Egg Award for eliminating all the cage-breeding systems for hens
The 2019 Animal Welfare Awards, the awards that CIWF - Compassion in World Farming - attributes to virtuous companies, were consigned at the prestigious Concert Noble venue. The Italian Chef Express, the... more
NewsEnel Green Power will fuel Oreo-maker Mondelēz Int. with solar energy
The food company will buy the energy delivered to the grid by a 65 MW portion of the Texan Roadrunner PV plant
Italian state energy company Enel, through its US-based renewable company Enel Green Power North America, signed a 12-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with food and beverage company Mondelēz International... more
NewsFirst single use plastic free flight by Etihad
Touched down in Brisbane On Earth Day
The carrier has identified almost one hundred products used in the cabin more
NewsAutogrill, Wascoffee comes to Puro Gusto at Milan Airport
The innovative material made with coffee grounds soon to reach the United States too
Wascoffee is a new material made with coffee grounds, an open innovation project launched by the Autogrill Group to recycle one of the raw materials most symbolic of its business: the company serves over... more
NewsRana pasta factory condemned for homophobic insults
The Supreme Court: "Concrete and serious prejudice to the dignity of the worker"
The story refers to more than 15 years ago and has been dragged for years into courtrooms. But now the Supreme Court in Rome has put the final point. Giving publicly and repeatedly the "finocchio" ("fagot",... more
News"Call to eat less meat dubious, irresponsible"
America reacted to the Eat-Lancet Commission study
The publication of the eat-lancet report has raised many reactions in the United States."The EAT-Lancet report calling for drastic cuts in meat, dairy and egg consumption to promote a healthier diet and... more
News"The Eat-Lancet Report, a weapon of mass distraction"
According to a statement of the Italian Association "Sustainable Meat"
"The EAT-Lancet report, presented in the present cases as a small proportion of experts: the researchers involved, although in some cases authoritative, can not be defined as the scientific community",... more
NewsClitravi: Eat-Lancet report on the health impact of processed meat products is based on inadequate evidence
The European meat processing industry recognizes healthy diet and sustainable food system.
On the occasion of the release of the Eat-Lancet Commission on "The European meat processing industry recognizes healthy diet and sustainable food system livestock sector.Despite the report to the single... more
NewsThe EAT-Lancet Commission's controversial campaign
A global powerful action against meat?
The kick-off meeting will held on January 17th in Oslo more
NewsEuropean Parliament approves JEFTA
Stop to major part of the duties on EU goods exported to Japan
The EP communicates today the approval of JEFTA, the free trade agreement between EU and Japan. According to this agreement the Parliament considers that wine, spirits, meat, dairy, textile, leather traders, rail procurement, SMEs will be the main winners more
NewsDivella awarded at the Save the brand 2018
Selected among over 1000 companies, it stands out in Fashion, Food and Furniture, or the 3F of Italian excellence in the world
3F, that is Fashion, Food and Furniture, the sectors that best represent Made in Italy in the world. Twenty-six of these excellences, selected from over 1000 companies, were awarded on November 27th in... more
NewsEU Court: the taste of a food cannot have copyright
A judgment of the EU Justice Court today specifies on the matter
The taste of a food can not benefit from copyright protection. In fact, the taste of a food can not be qualified as a "work". The European Court of Justice decided it today in Luxembourg and which has... more
NewsBrazzale launches a Baby Bonus for all its employees
The special bonus will be equal to the average monthly salary both in Italy and in Czech Republic
A Baby Bonus for each baby born will be given to each of the 550+ employees of Brazzale Group, in Italy and in Czech Republic, that will become mother or father. The bonus equals to a monthly salary. This... more
NewsNot only Nestlè can make four-fingered KitKat
European court of justice: "not enough known"
The KitKat bar’s shape can be imitated. The Court of Justice of the European Union, the body that supports the law in the interpretation and application of EU founding treaties, has already passed on t... more
NewsPig's welfare: cut and thrust between EU Animal Rights Activists and Parma Ham producers
According to the Consortium the purpose is not the protection of animals, but attacking the brand reputation
Cut and thrust between animal rights activists and producers of the Parma Ham Consortium on the welfare of bred pigs. The accusations of practices at the limit of the crime of maltreatment made yesterday... more
NewsAU: the African Free Trade Area is born.
Leaders of Africa’s 55 countries make history
The leaders of Africa's 55 countries make history. They converged today in Kigali, Rwanda, to sign an agreement that will launch the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), according to the African... more
NewsItalian cooking week in Uk: positive results
The event was concluded last sunday
The second edition of the "Italian Cooking Week in UK" was concluded last Sunday. It was organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry for Agricultural, Food and Forestry Policies and the Academy... more