The recipe for financial freedom

(EGYPT) A food ordering app is giving women in Egypt the opportunity to enjoy financial freedom. The Mumm platform takes care of the delivery element, while Egyptian women and refugees based in the countr...

Eating food in the 21st century

(USA) It is very much a case of 'the times they are a changin' when it comes to 21st century eating habits. Technology and social media are completely transforming the restaurant experience, according to a s...

Smart coffee shops open in Singapore

Two coffee shops in Singapore had a robotics and digital makeover at the weekend. In response to Singapore's Food Services Industry Transformation Map - which includes a call for 'productive coffee shops' th...

Making tasty food in the lab

(USA) Thinking of meat and fish being made in the lab might not whet the appetite but it will be an important part of creating a sustainable food system for the twenty first century. With the global popul...

Growing appetite for sharing economy

(UK/US) A food sharing app developed by two innovators who met at university is revolutionising the sharing economy. OLIO links communities, companies and coffee shops via a free app which allows them to ...

Food summit to build on Obama legacy

(ITALY) Plans are already well underway to build on last week's global food innovation summit - Seed&Chips. Barack Obama put in his first major appearance since leaving office as the event's keynote s...

Dairy giant opens innovation centre

(DENMARK) One of the world's biggest dairy companies has opened a carbon neutral food innovation centre in Denmark. Arla Foods is an international cooperative of 12000 farmers, which supplies brands to mo...

Food innovation fund launched

(HOLLAND) A Dutch cooperative bank has launched an innovation fund to support young food and agri companies based in America and Western Europe. Rabobank wants to boost innovation in these areas through i...

Collaborating is a Genius move

(SCOTLAND) A leading producer of gluten-free foods is partnering with an Edinburgh innovation centre to strengthen its research and development capabilities. Genius, a company with an extensive range of g...

Kerry to follow in Obama’s footsteps

(MILAN) Former US Secretary of State John Kerry will be the keynote speaker at the 2018 global food innovation summit in Milan. The announcement was made as this year's Seed and Chips came to a close on T...