08 Nov 2018Blockchain: The Future of the Food Industry?
Technologies such as IoT and Blockchain have been revolutionising the food and beverage industry. The industry and networks have been leveraging on these technologies to increase productivity, provide unabridged transparency and minimise food waste in the supply chain. Blockchain, in particular, is gaining traction with its various principles like the trace-and-track system and irreversibility of records.Read more
01 Nov 2018ASEAN Integration – Taking the Next Step
The ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) was established to mark the achievement of ASEAN having virtually eliminated intra-regional tariffs. However, a variety of quotas, levies and embargoes has resulted in a rise in non-tariff barriers (NTBs). Last week, FIA brought together premier thought leaders to discuss the progress and importance of collaborative efforts to address NTBs. Read more
30 Oct 2018Global Pasta Leader Barilla Joins Food Industry Asia
Food Industry Asia (FIA) is pleased to announce that Barilla, the world’s leading pasta brand, has become the newest company to join FIA’s growing network of food and beverage companies.Read more
26 Oct 2018Looking Beyond Plastic Bans
While plastic bans are useful in drawing awareness for the need to practice the 3Rs – reducing, reusing and recycling – a larger and more holistic approach is needed to ring in significant changes to tackling the problem.Read more