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Great Teams and Innovative Business Ideas at Second Cross-KIC EIT RIS Business Planning Bootcamp in Budapest, Hungary News

Great Teams and Innovative Business Ideas at Second Cross-KIC EIT RIS Business Planning Bootcamp in Budapest, Hungary

18 May 2018   Organised jointly by EIT Health, EIT RawMaterials and EIT Food in cooperation with Climate-KIC, the second edition of the Business Ideas Competition has become a proven concept, successful in...
Nestlé aiming at 100% recyclable or reusable packaging by 2025 Partner News

Nestlé aiming at 100% recyclable or reusable packaging by 2025

13 May 2018 Nestlé today announced its ambition to make 100% of its packaging recyclable or re-usable by 2025. Its vision is that none of its packaging, including plastics, ends up in landfill or...
Peter van Bladeren steps down after two years as Chairman of EIT Food’s Supervisory Board News

Peter van Bladeren steps down after two years as Chairman of EIT Food’s Supervisory Board

17 Mar 2018   EIT Food announces that Professor Peter van Bladeren, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of EIT Food’s Board of Management, has stepped down as member and Chair per...

Recent press releases

EIT Food celebrates sustainable aquaculture innovations to address UN SDGs at Showcase event

EIT Food celebrates sustainable aquaculture innovations to address UN SDGs at Showcase event

16 Dec 2021 EIT Food hosted an Aquacultue Showcase event to present activities that are helping the aquaculture sector to become more sustainable and efficient while addressing several of the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Gen Z demand overhaul of food system to protect the planet

Gen Z demand overhaul of food system to protect the planet

28 Nov 2021 Young people across Europe are demanding EU wide changes to transform the food system to be more sustainable, including promoting regenerative agriculture, defining uniform nutrition and labelling guidelines, and making food systems more inclusive
Two EIT Food startups recognised in the world’s top 50 SMEs

Two EIT Food startups recognised in the world’s top 50 SMEs

28 Jul 2021 EIT Food is delighted that two RisingFoodStars startups from within the EIT Food community are amongst the 50 winners of the UN Food Systems Summit ‘Best Small Business: Good Food for All’ competition announced today