Dining In/Out (06/10/21)

1 of 18 Café Eight Crispy pork belly Mango sago Locally sourced shopping at Robinsons Malls ROBINSONS Malls, through the partnership between Robinsons Malls and Department of Agriculture, presents Locally Sourced V2, a rolling market that will visit select Robinsons Malls nationwide. Aside from a wide variety of fresh vegetables an seafood, this year, Locally […]

Strong Momentum in Tianyun International’s Development in Central China Yichang Tiantong Achieves Record Performance

HONG KONG, Jun 2, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Tianyun International Holdings Limited (“Tianyun International”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”) (Stock Code: 6836.HK), a leading manufacturer and seller of processed fruit products in China is pleased to announce that Strong Won Investment Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Group which was acquired […]

Century Pacific sees consumers buying more food per shopping trip

Food consumption in the Philippines has been resilient during the pandemic, with consumers buying more per market trip to maximize the goods purchased during their shopping trips, a Century Pacific Food official said. “In terms of basket size, consumers buy a lot more here compared to pre-pandemic,” Century Pacific Food Inc. Executive Vice President and Chief […]

On-site processing, cold storage seen key to cutting food waste

By Kyle Aristophere T. Atienza, Reporter THE GOVERNMENT needs to address post-harvest losses in agriculture by encouraging investment in facilities that process produce on-site or as near to the production area as possible, as well as investing in upgrades to the cold chain, analysts and industry stakeholders said. Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. Chief Economist Michael L. Ricafort said: […]

Over half of Filipino households experienced food insecurity amid pandemic — poll

A government poll revealed that more than half of Filipino households had experienced moderate to severe food insecurity amid the coronavirus pandemic. According to the Rapid Nutrition Assessment Survey conducted from Nov. 3 to Dec. 3 last year, 62.1% families experienced having little to no food. The survey was conducted by the Department of Science […]

Editorial: Pantry of conundrums

THERE seems to be a need to update the Wikipedia entry on “pantry” after the Philippines pioneered its revolutionary version of the “community pantry.” Since the medieval age, pantries in Europe and America stored food, drink and other valuables like the family’s silverware. Wealthy families hired their own pantler, who ran a well-stocked pantry, a […]

Bantayan’s 1st food fair launched

IN CELEBRATION of the Filipino Food Month, the Municipality of Bantayan in northern Cebu launched the first Bantayan Food Fair to showcase the dishes using the produce that is abundant in the town on Thursday, April 15, 2021. The fair showcased different kinds of seafood as well as root crops such as cassava, yellow corn […]

PT Diamond Food Indonesia Tbk. Selects Pepperi to Power Digital Transformation

New York, NY – SEAPRWire / April 13 2021 / Pepperi, a leading omnichannel B2B sales platform for brands and wholesalers, today announced that PT Diamond Food Indonesia Tbk. (publicly listed in Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) with ticker DMND), the largest refrigerated food and beverage manufacturer and distribution company in Indonesia, has selected Pepperi as part of its digital […]

MC and NTT to Establish DX Joint Venture

TOKYO, Mar 23, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) are pleased to announce their decision to establish a new joint venture company that will provide cross-industry Digital Transformation (DX) services aimed at promoting digitalization and structural transformations. Industry One, Inc. (Industry One) will be […]