14.02.2022 Every year, up to a third of our food production ends up as food loss and waste. Ineffective storage, transportation and harvesting or outright food waste at retail and consumer levels are just some of the explanations. The EU wants to tackle this problem and aims to cut food waste by 50 % by 2030 and approach zero waste by 2050. Food & Bio Cluster Denmark is part of the EU project ZeroW, which addresses the problem with innovative technological solutions and concrete recommendations for new legislation.
16.11.2021 What should the Silver population eat in future? How can canned food become more attractive and how do we optimize to ensure more of a quality stamp? What health demands are there for the growing convenience market of snacking?
07.09.2021 BIO4AFRICA aims to support the deployment of the bioeconomy in rural Africa via the development of bio-based solutions and circular value chains to help adjust to rapidly growing populations.
01.09.2021 In November, you can take part in our Innovation Tour to Europe's leading food event "Free From Functional Food & Health Ingredients 2021" incl. "Sustainable Packaging" in Amsterdam and a delegation visit to the Dutch food cluster Foodvalley. The trip also gives you the opportunity to present your own company's solutions and find new partners.
24.06.2021 Only three years ago, AAK had to pay others to get rid of most of the side streams from the production of shea oil - today the company makes money from the sale of the by-products that are used for very different purposes.
19.05.2021 Bringing regional food products closer to the consumers can be a challenge for SMEs. Factors such as volumes, price and logistics are obstacles hard to overcome for small-scale food producers who want to deliver their products to grocery stores, institutional kitchens, food processing companies or even bid on public procurements.
19.05.2021 Rune Friberg and Marco Hultmann are at the forefront of the fight against food waste in the professional kitchens. At restaurant BioMio, they developed practical techniques and knowledge that they now share with anyone who wants to listen. Today they teach others.
03.05.2021 A new comparative study among five European regions reveals that the concern for the local economy and the perceived quality of the product are the most important factors in relation to what motivates consumers to buy local food products.
21.04.2021 Access to venture capital and the right competencies are a necessity for scaling innovative startups. This also applies in the agri-food sector, where entrepreneurial companies experience that it can be a challenge to raise the necessary capital.