Food

Yum! Brands Annual Global Citizenship & Sustainability Report Showcases Company’s Commitment to Socially Responsible Growth; Highlights Progress Around Priority Areas of People, Food, Planet

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today released its annual Global Citizenship & Sustainability Report, highlighting the Companys strategic investments in socially responsible growth, risk management and sustainable stewardship of its people, food and impact on the planet.

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  • Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today released its annual Global Citizenship & Sustainability Report, highlighting the Companys strategic investments in socially responsible growth, risk management and sustainable stewardship of its people, food and impact on the planet.
  • Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today released its annual Global Citizenship & Sustainability Report, highlighting the Companys strategic investments in socially responsible growth and sustainable stewardship of its people, food and impact on the planet.
  • Brands continued to advance its global citizenship and sustainability agenda, called its Recipe for Good, which focuses on the priority areas of people, food and planet.
  • Brands published its last report in 2020, showcases progress against its existing public commitments and covers the Companys ESG strategy.

Noble Introduces SDK to Help Venues Integrate Digital Concessions Commerce Into Their Branded Apps and Websites

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

Noble, the consumer-centric digital commerce and marketing platform for onsite experiences, announced today that it has launched a new SDK (software development kit) to help venues embed the Noble mobile concessions ordering platform into their branded platforms.

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  • Noble, the consumer-centric digital commerce and marketing platform for onsite experiences, announced today that it has launched a new SDK (software development kit) to help venues embed the Noble mobile concessions ordering platform into their branded platforms.
  • The SDK allows venues like Mohegan Sun to maintain their own app and at the same time leverage Nobles digital concessions commerce technology, expertise and network.
  • Venues simply integrate the Noble plug-and-play SDK into their existing channel to provide guests with white-label digital concessions ordering and power the branding momentum they have established with their own app.
  • Noble is standardizing the digital food and drink ordering experience by connecting entertainment seekers with local entertainment venues with a simple digital ordering solution.

IoT Pioneer Wiliot Secures $200 Million Investment Round Led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

Wiliot, the Sensing as a Service company and Internet of Things (IoT) technology leader whose self-powered, stamp-sized computer is changing the relationship between manufacturers and their products, announced today it received $200 million in a Series C funding round led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2i (SoftBank).

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  • Wiliot, the Sensing as a Service company and Internet of Things (IoT) technology leader whose self-powered, stamp-sized computer is changing the relationship between manufacturers and their products, announced today it received $200 million in a Series C funding round led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2i (SoftBank).
  • Wiliot has created a vision of the future of AI-enabled IoT, and we are delighted that SoftBank is supporting us in making this future a reality, said Tal Tamir, Wiliots CEO.
  • We are pleased to play a part in helping Wiliot dramatically scale the ever-expanding application of IoT globally.
  • As part of the investment, Amit Lubovsky, Investor for SoftBank Investment Advisers, will join Wiliots Board of Directors.

Deloitte and FMI - The Food Industry Association: New Study Examines the Future of Work in the Food Industry

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 12:30pm

The pandemic created a new dynamic across the food industry as restaurant closures drove at-home consumption of food to new heights.

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  • The pandemic created a new dynamic across the food industry as restaurant closures drove at-home consumption of food to new heights.
  • Deloitte and FMI The Food Industry Association, have developed a series of reports to examine how food retailers and suppliers are approaching the future of work.
  • The first report, " Future of Work: The State of the Food Industry ," reveals the industry's future of work maturity, goals, roadblocks and investment.
  • Through work transformation efforts, the food industry also aims to improve the customer experience (27% overall and 39% among food retailers).

Neptune Announces Initial Launch of Sprout Products in Canada

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 12:30pm

LAVAL, QC, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. ("Neptune" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: NEPT) (TSX: NEPT), a diversified health and wellness company focused on plant-based, sustainable lifestyle brands, announced the initial launch of Sprout Organic Foods products into Canada in Metro grocery stores in the province of Ontario.

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  • LAVAL, QC, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. ("Neptune" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: NEPT) (TSX: NEPT), a diversified health and wellness company focused on plant-based, sustainable lifestyle brands, announced the initial launch of Sprout Organic Foods products into Canada in Metro grocery stores in the province of Ontario.
  • This initial launch of Sprout Food organic toddler snacks includes four new SKUs and is featured in the Metro in-store flier.
  • The initial launch includes Broccoli Curlz and White Cheddar Curlz toddler snacks as well as Blueberry Apple and Pumpkin Butter & Jelly Wafflez toddler snacks.
  • Sprout baby foods and toddler snacks are made from 100% certified organic, non-GMO ingredients.For more information visit the Sprout Food website at www.sproutorganicfoods.com .

Insights on the 3D Food Printing Industry to 2027 - Featuring Barilla, Choc Edge and Nu Food Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 11:29am

The "3D Food Printing - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "3D Food Printing - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Fruits & Vegetables, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 17.2% CAGR and reach US$500.6 Million by the end of the analysis period.
  • In the global Carbohydrates & Proteins segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 13.4% CAGR estimated for this segment.
  • Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the market in Asia-Pacific is forecast to reach US$157 Million by the year 2027.

2021 Global Almonds Market - Key Growth Drivers and Restraints - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 11:26am

This report presents a strategic analysis of the global almonds market and a forecast for its development in the medium term.

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  • This report presents a strategic analysis of the global almonds market and a forecast for its development in the medium term.
  • It provides a comprehensive overview of the market, its dynamics, structure, characteristics, main players, growth and demand drivers, etc.
  • This is the most detailed and comprehensive report about the global almonds market currently available, covering all global regions and 152 single countries!
  • and the competitive landscape;
    Profiles of the main companies, producing almonds globally;
    Value chain analysis and structure of price formation;
    Analysis of the factors, influencing the market development (market growth drivers, restraints, recent state programs, etc.

Popeyes® Says Goodbye to Chicken Wars as Their New Game Changing Nuggets Hits Stores Nationwide, and This Time They Come in Piece, 8 Piece

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 11:02am

With that Popeyes says goodbye to the chicken wars by offering piece, 8 piece.

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  • With that Popeyes says goodbye to the chicken wars by offering piece, 8 piece.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210727005384/en/
    POPEYES SAYS GOODBYE TO CHICKEN WARS AS THEIR NEW GAME CHANGING NUGGETS HITS STORES NATIONWIDE, AND THIS TIME THEY COME IN PIECE, 8 PIECE.
  • Now, its time to say goodbye to the chicken wars and celebrate our new Nuggets, because we come in piece, 8 piece to be exact, said Bruno Cardinali, Chief Marketing Officer, Popeyes.
  • The brand hopes that the gesture will serve to make piece, and say goodbye to the chicken wars.

Fresh Del Monte Produce to Report Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 11:00am

Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. (NYSE: FDP), today announced that it will issue a press release on its second quarter 2021 results prior to the market opening on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 and will host its quarterly conference call that day at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the Companys financial results.

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  • Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. (NYSE: FDP), today announced that it will issue a press release on its second quarter 2021 results prior to the market opening on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 and will host its quarterly conference call that day at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the Companys financial results.
  • About Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc.
    Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. is one of the world's leading vertically integrated producers, marketers and distributors of high-quality fresh and fresh-cut fruit and vegetables, as well as a leading producer and distributor of prepared food in Europe, Africa and the Middle East.
  • Fresh Del Monte markets its products worldwide under the DEL MONTE brand (under license from Del Monte Foods, Inc.), a symbol of product innovation, quality, freshness and reliability for over 135 years.
  • Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. is not affiliated with certain other Del Monte companies around the world, including Del Monte Foods, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Del Monte Pacific Limited, Del Monte Canada, or Del Monte Asia Pte.