Posts tagged "Sainsburys"

Local tech in $19m ‘win-win’

[9 December/ Otago Daily Times] Research from Sainsbury’s has shown the use of technology developed by Techion Group in Otago could save farmers in its supply chain about $19 million annually. Techion Founder, Greg Mirams said the involvement of the United Kingdom’s second largest supermarket would put his animal parasite diagnostics company on the map....

Sainsbury’s doubles range of non-dairy milks in 300 UK stores

[6 June/ Dairy Reporter] UK retailer Sainsbury’s has doubled its range of non-dairy milk in 300 of its stores, adding 18 new plant-based milk varieties to its aisles after an 11.5 percent growth in the category last year, and 28.8 percent over two years. This move will make Sainsbury’s the only major UK supermarket stocking...

Sainsbury wine label design, colours, similar to New Zealand’s Villa Maria

 [8 June/ Stuff] Villa Maria has asked Sainsbury’s to pull a rival house wine label, Villetta Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc label, from its shelves because the labels are too similar. The label has adopted the Villa Maria white label with gold surround, as well as a similar wing-like logo in a similar shade of red. The...

Business and academia join forces to tackle UK food security

[21 October/ The Guardian] British non-profit organisation, the National Centre for Universities and Business (NCUB) is experimenting with collaboration between agronomy experts and companies in the food supply chain as part of an initiative to support innovation and sustainability in the agri-food sector in the UK. NCUB’s role is to link world-leading experts in the...