food

Croatian cheeses win awards at int'l contest in Spain

Three dairies from the Croatian island of Pag have won several medals at the recent 20th International cheese festival held in Spain.

Podravka food company attends FHC China trade show

One of the participants in this year's international food and hospitality trade show FHC China was the Croatian food company Podravka whose most popular products are already available in shops in...

Dubrovnik prepares "food-groaning table" to mark tourist season's end

A 120-metre-long table full with various dishes was set up along Dubrovnik's landmark street Stradun on Sunday to mark the end of the high tourist season in this southern Croatian city.

17 Croatian producers to exhibit at SIAL food industry fair in Paris

Seventeen Croatian exhibitors will take part at SIAL 2016, the biggest European food industry fair in Paris on October 16-20, the Croatian Chamber of Commerce, which organised the presentation,...

Sweet deal: Mars buys out Warren Buffett's shares in Wrigley

Mars Chocolate, maker of Snickers, M&Ms and several other well-known chocolate bars, announced Thursday it would take full control of Wrigley, known for chewing gum and chewy fruit candies....

Korcula olive oil and Pag lamb meat awarded EU Protected Designation of Origin status

Olive oil from Korcula island and lamb meat from Pag island are another two Croatian food products that have been entered in the European Union register of protected designations of origin and...

Still no rise in food donation despite VAT exemption

Even though retailers in Croatia have been exempt from paying VAT on food donations since 2015, food donation has still not become a regular practice and large amounts of food continue to be...

First food outlet opens in Zagreb

Zamboki hopes that other entrepreneurs will catch on to the idea in other Croatian cities and he plans to open a larger store than the current one in downtown...

Zagreb to host 2nd Food Film Festival on Sept 8-17

The second Food Film Festival Zagreb, which brings together food, wine and film, will take place in the capital's Zrinjevac Park on September 8-17, featuring over 20 exhibitors, mainly restaurants...

Cities seek solutions to tackle food waste

As urban populations grow, so does the problem of food waste. In tackling the effects of massive food waste, governments, organizations and individuals are meeting to seek solutions.

US nutrition label revisions to require "added sugars" info

Revisions to long-standing nutrition labels on food will including listing "added sugars," in changes that US authorities said are intended to reflect up-to-date knowledge of both nutrition and...

Istrian wines exhibition set for 13-15 May in Porec

The 23rd edition of the annual wine exhibition "Vinistra 2016" will start in the Istrian coastal city of Porec on Friday, and over 120 exhibitors of wines and wine-making equipment will take part...

UN: North Korea's food crisis getting worse as crop output falls

North Korea, one of the world's poorest countries, is facing a worsening food crisis after crop production fell for the first time since 2010, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization...

Zagreb Design Week 2016 to take place May 2-8

This year's Zagreb Design Week will take place on May 3-8 and will be dedicated to food design, programme manager Ema Gerovac told reporters earlier in the week.

Japanese island faces dwindling supplies after two major quakes

Japan was struggling to send food and water to the southern island of Kyushu on Monday after two powerful earthquakes there killed at least 43 people and forced about 100,000 to leave their homes...