JBC has launched a new collection, called ‘Fair in Style’, which is entirely made out of biological cotton. That means there are fewer pesticides and chemicals used in the production process.
JBC launches biological cotton collection
Aldi Nord and Aldi Süd will join forces for a unique collaboration: they will launch their own animal welfare quality mark. “Fair & Gut” (Fair and Good) will launch in Germany for poultry products, but steadily expand.
German supermarket chain Rewe has asked its customers how little sugar they can bear. It aims to lower its private label’s sugar levels, but the consumer will decide by how much.
Lidl had hoped to have about a hundred stores in the United States by the summer, but will be forced to adjust its first-year goals. The German chain currently has 49 stores in the United States.
Despite a fourth quarter improvement, French Carrefour has been through a very difficult year. Next week, CEO Alexandre Bompard is expected to set out new guidelines in order to give the retail giant's results a new push.
British frozen food chain Iceland will be the first supermarket chain to cut all plastic packages from its private labels. By 2023, each of its 1,400 private label products will have more sustainable packaging, like cardboard and paper, alternatives to plastic.
AB InBev has sold German beer brands Diebels and Hasseröder, alongside its breweries, to investment fund CKCF. The new owner wants to invest more in the two beer brands.