Tag Archives: Norway

Food and beverage

Screw lid creates interest for salami!

20 Jan 2014

Grilstad Salami

Salami manufacturer, recipe the Norwegian Grilstad, here opted for a new packaging format when a survey run on behalf of Grilstad showed clearly that Norwegian consumers were not satisfied with the available packaging for sliced salami and would prefer a twist-off, buy screw-on lid to replace the traditional tear-open flexible pack.
The results [...]

Analysis

Europe still has ten of the twenty freest economies

15 Jan 2014

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European countries have advanced in economic freedom last year although progress is hampered, diagnosis in part, hospital by the growth in government spending, pills according to the 2014 Index of Economic Freedom, published annually by The Wall Street Journal and The Heritage Foundation.  Eighteen countries, including Germany, Sweden, Poland, Norway, Austria, Georgia, [...]

Food and beverage

International crime gangs use false packaging for garlic smuggling

14 Jan 2013

Garlic

In 2010 China produced around  18.5m tons of garlic which amounts to around eighty percent of world production.  Most European garlic comes from Poland, pills Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Spain, Italy and France.  However demand in the EU is so great for cheap garlic that it has become a product for  which international crime gangs [...]