Can supermarkets keep life affordable in difficult times? – ‘If electricity becomes too expensive, the government must intervene, if a supermarket helps consumers it is wrong’ – Foodlog

Can supermarkets keep life affordable in difficult times If

Leclerc announced last week a fixed price of €0.29 for a baguette, the French daily bread. Bakers, millers, grain growers and the French farmers’ union FNSEA reacted indignantly because someone has to pay the low prices. If the consumer does not pay the supermarket a fair price, the chain will have to bleed for the … Read more

Flemish vegetables threaten to price themselves out of the market – Expensive fertilizer and scarce labor make vegetables too expensive for processors – Foodlog

Flemish vegetables threaten to price themselves out of the market

The region around Roeselare has been the Silicon Valley of the vegetable industry for years. Half a century ago, a cluster of machine builders, frozen food specialists and agronomists developed who started to focus on intensive open-field vegetable cultivation. The old canning manufacturers have been replaced by modern billion-dollar companies such as Ardo and Greenyard, … Read more

Organic is not just more expensive – Consumers are willing to pay more for ‘better’ if they understand why – Foodlog

Organic is not just more expensive Consumers are willing

If you ask an average consumer if he or she wants to eat organic, 52% say yes. At the same time, 56% of consumers do not know the difference between organic and non-organic products. This is apparent from research by the Future of Food Institute, commissioned by Bionext. Consumers generally find organic products expensive. About … Read more

From supermarket to quick commerce – Jumbo opts for fast Gorrillas instead of expensive own delivery infrastructure – Foodlog

From supermarket to quick commerce Jumbo opts for fast

Jumbo will not make any announcements about the financial side of the collaboration. Well say Ton van Veen, financial director of Jumbo, that the Brabant supermarket chain is also investigating other forms of cooperation, such as combining supermarkets and ‘dark stores’, the warehouses from which Gorillas supplies its bicycle couriers or taking an equity interest … Read more

Tomatoes will become incredibly expensive next summer – Gas prices drop briefly due to ‘Armada’ – Foodlog

Tomatoes will become incredibly expensive next summer Gas prices

In October, the news was full of reports about high gas prices, which particularly affect Dutch horticulture. Gardeners in our country set up plants in the winter to supply tomatoes, cucumbers and peppers in the spring and summer to large parts of North-West Europe, but also to the south of France, Austria, Poland and Italy. … Read more

Expensive wine and climate – Wine investors see prices rising and taste changing – Foodlog

Expensive wine and climate Wine investors see prices rising

A bit of wine investor will not turn his hand for a bottle of Château Le Pin, a classic Pomerol, which trades for more than €3,000. Pressured by the growing demand from rapidly enriching China and the limited supply, the price of the world’s most iconic wines is steadily rising. Just like other top wines … Read more

Progressive German government makes food more expensive – Eating greener and healthier will make your euro run out sooner – Foodlog

Progressive German government makes food more expensive Eating greener

The new German coalition of central-left Social Democrats, Greens and liberal FDP warns that food in Germany will become more expensive. This is the result of the coalition’s commitment to more sustainable production and consumption. “Sustainable agriculture is also in the interest of companies, animal welfare and nature and is the basis of a healthy … Read more

This is Adar Poonawalla, the ‘Prince of vaccines’: he has the most expensive house in India, an airplane and even a Batmobile

This is Adar Poonawalla the Prince of vaccines he has

Published: Friday, April 16, 2021 23:01 Adar Poonawalla calls himself ‘The Prince of Vaccines’. This Indian billionaire runs the factory that produces the most AstraZeneca doses in the world. His life changed in 2015, the day he saw a video of a Bill Gates talk. where he told his prophecy about a new global pandemic: … Read more

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