Tag Archives: convenience


Glass packaging market worth USD39.4bn

27 May 2014


The glass packaging market is set to grow in the next 10 years. However, glass packaging is facing increasing competition from rival packaging materials that are stronger, lighter and cheaper to manufacture and transport, as experienced in many of the glass packaging submarkets. Glass is up to seven times heavier than the equivalent volume of [...]


Ready meals failing in Poland

11 Mar 2014

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Poland is seeking a fall in the value of processed food and ready meals according to survery company Nielsen.  In the year ending 31 January 2014, purchase sales were down by six percent to PLN350m (EUR85m).
This is completely opposite to what was expected not so long ago.  The Polish market has proved to be [...]


Fresh convenience yet to take off in Germany

20 Jan 2014


Germany follows the U.S. as second largest market market for organic products worldwide. This is confirmed by the latest statistics published by the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM). Since 2000, pills cure sales have tripled. Consumption of organic products continues to rise ? however at a slower, help but steady [...]

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Serbian ready meal producer exchanges tin for plastic

27 Jun 2012

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Serbian food manufacturer Kompanija Takovo a.d. has repackaged its range of Premium ready meals in multi-layer bowls in order to meet the growing demand for quality convenience foods in the Serbian market. The new packs have replaced tin cans to provide a format that combines long ambient shelf life with maximum consumer convenience.
The meals are [...]