1. Rabobank: Lower Oil Prices Contributing to Lower Food Prices Rabobank Food & Agribusiness Research January 28, 2015 - The recent and dramatic oil price drop, and Rabobank’s view that oil prices will remain low through 2015, will have implications for the global food supply chain. The economics of some specific F&A sectors will materially change, affecting volumes...
  2. Same-day grocery delivery startup ShopWings launches in Sydney Rocket Internet January 26, 2015 - ShopWings, the online supermarket with 2-hour delivery, launches in Sydney today. ShopWings delivers everyday products from local grocery stores straight to the customer’s doorstep. Users select their favourite shop (including ALDI, Coles and Harr...
  3. WJH Fund Seeks To Protect Global Jewish Heritage Through Technology and Travel WJH January 22, 2015 - NEW YORK, Jan. 15 – The newly formed World Jewish Heritage Fund (WJH) last night unveiled a planned global digital platform to protect and promote Jewish cultural heritage around the world, during an event at the chic haute-Israeli eatery “Balaboo...
  4. Tour, Talk and Taste the harvest at La Motte La Motte January 21, 2015 - In order to celebrate harvest time in the Winelands, La Motte Estate invites guests to join in the activities: • Day-time Harvest Tour and Tasting, starting on Tuesday, 27 January for the duration of the harvest • Tour, Taste and Talk the Harves...
  5. Bonativo brings the farmers’ market online Rocket Internet January 20, 2015 - Today marks the launch of Bonativo, the Berlin start-up bringing the farmers’ market online by delivering regional produce to Berliners. Users can choose from a range of more than 400 products that are sourced exclusively from local producers in B...
  6. 7 South Africans make Top 10 finalists San Pellegrino Young Chef 2015 January 19, 2015 - More than 3000 young chefs submitted their application together with their signature dish on www.finedininglovers.com to get a chance to participate to S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2015, the global scouting project to find the world’s best young chefs....
  7. Boursin appoints BEcause for 2015 experiential sampling campaign BEcause Brand Experience January 7, 2015 - Boursin, the French soft cheese owned by Bel UK, has appointed BEcause Brand Experience to mastermind a large experiential sampling drive throughout 2015.
  8. Rabobank Report: How western companies can navigate China’s animal protein market Rabobank Food & Agribusiness Research January 5, 2015 - China’s demand for foreign animal protein products shows great growth potential. However, the path to success for western animal protein companies in China will remain complex and challenging. In its latest report titled “Bulls in a China Shop”, ...
  9. Rabobank Report: Sugar Quarterly Q4 – Strong Headwinds Rabobank Food & Agribusiness Research December 23, 2014 - Strong headwinds look set to impact the sugar industry, with abundant global sugar stocks continuing to weigh on world market prices. According to Rabobank’s Sugar Quarterly Q4, although prices have been under pressure for some time, projections s...