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JellaTech hits tech milestone with production of cell-cultured type 1 collagen

JellaTech hits tech milestone with production of cell-cultured type 1 collagen

While startups such as Geltor​​ are producing collagen peptides via microbial fermentation (using synthetic biology to effectively ‘program’ bacteria to express animal proteins), JellaTech is growing porcine, bovine, and human cells (fibroblasts) that produce collagen (which right now, is typically extracted from animal skin, bones, and connective tissue). While it is not cost effective, at …

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project44 brings greater visibility to food and beverage supply chains, captures industry market share with two new partnerships

project44 brings greater visibility to food and beverage supply chains, captures industry market share with two new partnerships

Anheuser-Busch InBev Europe and Lineage Logistics switch to project44 as their solutions provider based on the company’s ability to execute on improving supply chain visibility CHICAGO† June 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — project44, the connective tissue of the global supply chain, today announces two separate partnerships with Anheuser-Busch InBev Europe and Lineage Logistics to bring better …

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What do consumers want from dairy-free chocolate?  ‘Plants and indulgence can go hand-in-hand’

What do consumers want from dairy-free chocolate? ‘Plants and indulgence can go hand-in-hand’

Plant-based, across the board, has exploded in recent years. Driven by consumers ranging from strict vegans to more flexible vegetarians, or ‘flexitarians’, the trend has hit the mainstream. What we are experiencing, according to Germany-headquartered Beneo, is a ‘plant-based revolution’. The ingredient supplier’s own consumer insights suggests that today, nearly one in two consumers in …

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Atomo raises M for molecular coffee and launches RTD products

Atomo raises $40M for molecular coffee and launches RTD products

Dive Letter: Atomo Coffee, maker of a molecular version of the brewed beverage, closed a $40 million Series A funding round with investments from S2G Ventures, AgFunder and Horizons Ventures. The Seattle-based startup plans to use the investment on product development and to scale up manufacturing. The company is also officially launching its first products: …

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Dole to focus on clean label and fortification for juice product innovation in APAC

Dole to focus on clean label and fortification for juice product innovation in APAC

Although Dole is already a well-known name in the region when it comes to fruit products and juices, the firm believes that it is important for it to push forward even further when it comes to developing products with a health and wellness focus given rising consumer awareness in the region. Hence it has decided …

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Fireworks Permits for Fourth of July Go on Sale This Week

Fireworks Permits for Fourth of July Go on Sale This Week

(Big Island Now stock photo/June 2016) Flash, boom, crackle and sparkle — its time to celebrate the Fourth of July, and firecrackers and fireworks are the main attractions. Permits for red paper fireworks will be on sale beginning Wednesday, June 29, through 8 pm Monday, July 4. Each permit costs $25 and entitles the holder …

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Vegano Foods Expands Its Beverage Division and In-House Brand Portfolio with Proposed Acquisition of Tality Kombucha

Vegano Foods Expands Its Beverage Division and In-House Brand Portfolio with Proposed Acquisition of Tality Kombucha

Get instant alerts when news breaks on your stocks. Claim your 1-week free trial to StreetInsider Premium here. Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – June 28, 2022) – Vegan Foods Inc. (CSE: VAGN) (OTCQB: VAGNF) (“Vegano” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a non-binding Letter of Intent (“LOI”), dated June …

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City Council ready to extend Ford Wyoming Center, Hogadon food and beverage management contracts

City Council ready to extend Ford Wyoming Center, Hogadon food and beverage management contracts

The City Council discussed extending OVG 360’s management of the Ford Wyoming Center and Hogadon food and beverage service on Tuesday. (Screenshot via City of Casper, YouTube) CASPER, Wyo. — The Casper City Council indicated Tuesday it is comfortable with terms negotiated between the City of Casper and OVG 360, formerly Spectra Venue Management, to …

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Summer holiday surge provides perfect use case for shorter RFPs

Summer holiday surge provides perfect use case for shorter RFPs

Every year around this time, shippers start seeing increased demand for all the quintessential summer fun foods as folks stock up on hot dogs, chips and beer for their July 4 barbecues. This year, American consumers are expected to spend $7.7 billion – a number that has climbed over $1 billion since 2019 – on …

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