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Nestlé, Jde Peet′s join forces to launch nationwide coffee pod recycling scheme in the UK

MILAN – Nestlé and Jacobs Douwe Egberts UK (JDE UK, part of the JDE Peet’s Group), the two biggest players in the UK coffe...

Mondelēz Intl supports global harmonization on plastics recycling

CHICAGO, U.S. — Mondelēz International, Inc. has announced its support for global efforts designed to increase recycling r...

How coffee farms create a natural defence against floods in San Salvador

MILAN – In June 2020, Tropical Storm Amanda descended on El Salvador's capital, San Salvador. Gale-force winds and torrent...

illycaffè announce partnership with TerraCycle to collect and recycle illy capsules

TRIESTE, Italy – Used capsules can be collected at home or sent out for recycling at the company’s expense: illycaffè has ...

Ziggi’s Coffee introduces agave straws as it transitions away from plastic ones

LONGMONT, CO, U.S. – Ziggi’s Coffee introduces new agave straws as it transitions away from plastic ones to those made fro...

Tim Hortons to eliminate 200m cups a year by ending the practice of double-cupping

TORONTO, Canada — Tim Hortons restaurants in Canada will stop the practice of double-cupping and will instead be offering ...

Löfbergs to launch plastic-free fully recycled disposable cups next year

KARLSTAD, Sweden – Disposable cups often contain a plastic barrier layer, which makes them more difficult to recycle in a ...

Coind Group to become the first company to produce “Zero Impact” coffee in Italy

CASTEL MAGGIORE, Italy – Coind Group is set to become in 2020 the first company in Italy to produce coffee with zero impac...

Nestlé pledges to serve Cool Food to help combat climate change with a fork

MILAN – Nestlé has committed to serve its employees with more climate-friendly foods through the Cool Food Pledge, a growi...

Tim Hortons to eliminate an estimated 300m plastic straws from restaurants in Canada

TORONTO, Canada - Tim Hortons is in the process of introducing paper straws in its 4,000 restaurants in Canada and plans t...