Food & Drink

German company fights for decree on import of hemp leaves

German hemp company Hempro International GmbH has submitted an application to the Federal Office for Consumer Protection and Food Safety…

April 30, 2021

Nova Scotia food developer is honored

David Giffin, managing partner at Giffin Technologies and Earthli Plant-Powered Superfoods received “Value-Added Processor of the Year” honors from the…

April 29, 2021

European Commission sets first public session on hemp

The European Commission has set a first-ever public event dedicated specifically to market opportunities in industrial hemp. Commission officials, national…

April 22, 2021

PepsiCo debuts energy drink with hempseed extract in Germany

PepsiCo DACH, has launched the popular Rockstar energy drink in Germany in a new version that includes hempseed extract. The…

April 8, 2021

Switzerland, Germany are first targets for Creso CBD tea line

Australia-based Creso Pharma Ltd. said it launched a line of CBD-based powdered instant tea products in Switzerland with plans to…

April 6, 2021

Thai stakeholders move fast as market rules take effect

Tobacco, food, and health & beauty interests in Thailand are quickly moving to establish hemp operations under rules announced late…

April 1, 2021

German court clears tea sellers, marking path for food products

Germany's Federal Court of Justice (BGH) has annulled charges against a group of Braunschweig hemp tea sellers, and in the…

March 26, 2021

Proposals on food, CBD in Italy

Federcanapa, the Italian hemp federation, will present proposed guidelines for the production of hemp for food and CBD-based extracts during…

March 22, 2021

CBD-infused wine from . . . France

A French wine brand has debuted a CBD-infused product based on a high-quality "petit verdot" varietal from the Bordeaux wine-growing…

March 22, 2021

UK CBD brand advances as novel food

UK-based Pureis Ultra Pure CBD said it is now under full assessment for a novel food license after its application…

March 1, 2021