September 13, 2017
| Volcafe promotes female coffee farmers
Volcafe, ED&F Man’s specialty coffee trading business, has developed a new blend of coffee sourced entirely from female coffee farmers in Guatemala. Known as ‘La Morena’, in reference to azucar morena (brown sugar) because of its sweet taste, it is sold online to small scale roasters in the...
August 30, 2017
| ED&F Man expands Bonsucro certification
ED&F Man, the world’s leading sugar trading company, has expanded its Bonsucro certification to cover its main sugar and molasses trading hubs in Amsterdam, London, Miami, New Orleans and Singapore, as well as its sugar refining, blending and packing operations in the Czech Republic, India,...
July 7, 2017
| ED&F Man supports Borough Market after terrorist attack
ED&F Man, the global agricultural commodities and financial services group, has pledged its support for Borough Market in the aftermath of the terrible events that occurred there on 3rd June.
The market opened a financial assistance fund for the traders most severely affected. Donald Hyslop,...
March 6, 2017
| ED&F Man and Unavoo launch natural sweetener
Food technology company Unavoo, in partnership with ED&F Man, is launching a new product that will fully eliminate added sugar and artificial sweeteners from food and drinks.
The new product, Unavoo Sweetener, is the first sweetener that uses natural ingredients to replicate the flavour and...
March 1, 2017
| ED&F Man launches specialty coffee channel for micro-roasters
ED&F Man has launched The Genuine Origin Coffee Project, changing the way that specialty coffee is sourced and supplied. Backed by the history, size and scale of Volcafe - ED&F Man’s largest coffee brand - the initiative gives small-scale ‘neighbourhood’ roasters across the USA access to...