• FIA is proud to be the first industry association in Asia to attain accreditation with the United Nations (UN) Environment Assembly. This accreditation gives FIA access to participate in and contribute to UN Environment policy discussions, including making oral and written submissions as the representative of the food industry in Asia.
    15 Oct 2018
    Food For The Future: October 2018
    FIA is proud to be the first industry association in Asia to attain accreditation with the United Nations (UN) Environment Assembly. This accreditation gives FIA access to participate in and contribute to UN Environment policy discussions, including making oral and written submissions as the representative of the food industry in Asia.
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  •  FEATURE: How Singapore firms are shrinking their packaging footprint. Packaging waste is a growing problem for the environment and is a drain on companies’ bottom lines. In 2017, packaging materials made up one third of the 1.67 million tonnes of domestic waste disposed of in Singapore — enough to fill up more than 1,000 Olympic-size swimming pools.
    05 Apr 2018
    Food For The Future: April 2018
    FEATURE: How Singapore firms are shrinking their packaging footprint. Packaging waste is a growing problem for the environment and is a drain on companies’ bottom lines. In 2017, packaging materials made up one third of the 1.67 million tonnes of domestic waste disposed of in Singapore — enough to fill up more than 1,000 Olympic-size swimming pools.
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  • FEATURE: All McDonald’s packaging will be sustainable by 2025. McDonald’s has announced a landmark move to ensure 100 per cent of its packaging comes from renewable, recycled or certified sustainable sources within the next eight years.
    01 Feb 2018
    Food For The Future: February 2018
    FEATURE: All McDonald’s packaging will be sustainable by 2025. McDonald’s has announced a landmark move to ensure 100 per cent of its packaging comes from renewable, recycled or certified sustainable sources within the next eight years.
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  • FEATURE: In an effort to tackle the growing burden of malnutrition around the region, the Asia Roundtable on Food Innovation for Improved Nutrition (ARoFIIN) brought together experts from government, academia, civil society and industry on 21 November to discuss how these groups can work together to drive positive change – with a particular focus on interventions for children.
    06 Dec 2017
    Food for the Future: December 2017
    FEATURE: In an effort to tackle the growing burden of malnutrition around the region, the Asia Roundtable on Food Innovation for Improved Nutrition (ARoFIIN) brought together experts from government, academia, civil society and industry on 21 November to discuss how these groups can work together to drive positive change – with a particular focus on interventions for children.
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  • FEATURE: Chocolate Giant Mars Pledges $1 Billion to Fight Climate Change. Mars aims to tackle climate change by reducing greenhouse-gas emissions and promoting sustainable farming. Mars wants big companies around the world to follow its lead.
    02 Oct 2017
    Food for the Future: October 2017
    FEATURE: Chocolate Giant Mars Pledges $1 Billion to Fight Climate Change. Mars aims to tackle climate change by reducing greenhouse-gas emissions and promoting sustainable farming. Mars wants big companies around the world to follow its lead.
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  • FEATURE: Cargill’s Sustainable Certified Coconut Oil Production. Cargill partnered with BASF, Procter & Gamble (P&G) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH along with national partners, such as the Philippine Coconut Authority, to address challenges in coconut production.
    26 Sep 2017
    Food For The Future: August 2017
    FEATURE: Cargill’s Sustainable Certified Coconut Oil Production. Cargill partnered with BASF, Procter & Gamble (P&G) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH along with national partners, such as the Philippine Coconut Authority, to address challenges in coconut production.
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