Potato News from Switzerland
Producing fertilizer without carbon emissions
January 13, 2023
Researchers at ETH Zurich and the Carnegie Institution for Science have shown how nitrogen fertilizer could be produced more sustainably. This is necessary not only to protect the climate, but also to reduce dependence on imported natural gas and to increase food security.
Zweifel Pomy-Chips relies on VAM Watertech water recirculation system
January 10, 2023
Zweifel Pomy-Chips AG has been the leading potato chip manufacturer in Switzerland for many years. Every day, tons of raw material from Swiss fields are processed into high-quality, crispy chips for the food retail trade throughout Switzerland.
Bühler strengthens market positions in 2021
February 21, 2022
Innovations in new products, services, and applications resulted in even stronger market positions of the global technology company Bühler. The company grew order intake by 16%, to more than CHF 3 billion (about USD 3,26 million).
PepsiCo Europe sets ambition to eliminate virgin fossil-based plastic in all of its Crisp and Chip Bags by the end of the decade
February 08, 2022
PepsiCo will work to build a circular economy for flexible packaging in Europe through design, infrastructure and giving packaging materials a new life, as part of its wider pep+ (PepsiCo Positive) ambition.
World Meteorological Organization on Greenhouse Gas: Another Year Another Record
October 31, 2021
The abundance of heat-trapping greenhouse gases in the atmosphere once again reached a new record last year, with the annual rate of increase above the 2011-2020 average.
IPCC Report: Climate change widespread, rapid, and intensifying
August 11, 2021
Scientists are observing changes in the Earth’s climate in every region and across the whole climate system, according to the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Report, released today.
Introducing the CHRONOS OML-1060 – The start of a new series of fully automated packaging equipment
March 26, 2021
Launch of the first packaging equipment from the Premier Tech and Bühler strategic partnership.
Bühler and Vyncke form strategic partnership to offer low-carbon-emissions food plants
March 06, 2021
Bühler Group and Vyncke form a strategic partnership to offer integrated solutions with which biomass side stream products are transformed into clean process energy while reducing the customers’ carbon footprint.
Bühler has proved reliability and robustness in 2020
February 16, 2021
In 2020, Bühler proved to be a reliable partner to all its stakeholders and showed robust business performance in 2020. Despite adverse conditions, Bühler fulfilled all customer contracts and delivery agreements without interruptions.
TOMRA Food joins World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)
November 10, 2020
TOMRA Food, a global provider of sensors, equipment, and digital solutions for the food supply chain, joined over 200 forward-thinking companies as the newest project member of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD).