Fonterra Co-operative Group has signed a partnership agreement with The a2 Milk Company (a2MC).

Based in New Zealand, Fonterra is a dairy nutrition company, while The a2 Milk Company is an Australian milk brand.

The collaboration will enable a2MC to expand its footprint across South East Asia and the Middle Eastern markets.

Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) and Cargill have agreed to form a joint venture (JV).

“Banger Tech has raised $2.2m from Omnivore Partners through a seed funding round.”

Based in the US, ADM is a food processor while Cargill is a provider of food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services.

The JV will enable both the firms to fulfil rising demands for high-quality feed ingredients.

Foodbike Sdn Bhd has raised MYR0.02m ($0.005m) from 1337 Ventures through a venture financing round.

Based in Malaysia, Foodbike is a mobile cafe chain aimed at resolving urban poverty.

The company will also receive consideration along with the options of AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud and Firebas credits.

Banger Tech has raised $2.2m from Omnivore Partners through a seed funding round.

Operating as Doodhwala, Banger Tech is an online delivery platform for milk products.

The company intends to use the proceeds towards talent acquisition, technology upgrade and expansion of its services to serve new markets.