United Arab Emirates

Contactless and cashless payment will continue to grow in popularity in 2017

Food trend predictions for 2017

By Oscar Rousseau

Clean and ethical labels alongside intelligent packaging and the demand for organic produce are some of the key trends likely to dominate the food industry this year.

World Meat Congress 2016, in quotes

World Meat Congress

World Meat Congress, in quotes

By Oscar Rousseau

Speakers at the World Meat Congress, in Uruguay’s Punta del Este, concluded that meat will continue to play a vital role in reducing poverty and feeding the world's growing population. 

Exports, particularly poultry, account for more than 50% of MHP's revenue

Ukraine’s MHP posts $8m third-quarter loss

By Oscar Rousseau

Ukraine’s grain and poultry giant MHP has reported a net loss of $8m for the third quarter of 2016 after a profit of $24m in the previous quarter.

Social was labelled a 'threat' and an 'opportunity' at the World Meat Congress

World Meat Congress

Social media erodes consumer trust in meat

By Oscar Rousseau

The use of social media to shame and defame meat companies accused of wrongdoing and malpractice is eroding consumer trust. 

The first day of Gulfood Manufacturing saw 1,600 exhibitors visited

Gulfood Manufacturing

Gulfood Manufacturing reaches new heights

By Aaron McDonald

This year’s Gulfood Manufacturing exhibition, which started yesterday, is the biggest edition to date, with a 20% growth in exhibitors and floor space.