January 29, 2023

Brazil: Mococa expands partnership with
SIG with adoption of PAC.TRUST digital

Mococa Produtos Alimentícios, a well-known company for dairy products in Brazil, haschosen to leverage the technological capabilities of SIG’s PAC.TRUST solution to sustaingrowth and prepare for future expansion. Already an important partner of SIG, thecompany relies on SIG’s solutions and technologies for the aseptic filling of its products. Through SIG’s PAC.TRUST digital solution, Mococa will

Next Generation of PackML is now available

The International Society of Automation (ISA) has released a new, simplified version of the ISA TR88 standard, commonly called PackML. The new version, ANSI/ISA-TR88.00.02-2022, is now available through ISA and ANSI. OMAC has been on the leading edge of applying the TR88.00.02/PackML standard since first established in 2008. Updated templates, tools, and implementation guides for

Sigep 2024 from 20 to 24 January

The 44th edition of Sigep – The Dolce World Expo, this year that was held in conjunction with AB Tech Expo, the International Exhibition of Technologies & Products for Bakery, Pastry and Confectionery, has ended recently. According to Sigep official sources, Sigep & AB Tech Expo 2023 witnessed foreign visitors from 155 countries, who in

Tetra Pak develops breakthrough ‘whole soya’ processing method

Tetra Pak has developed a unique processing method for soya drinks, which utilizes the entire soyabean in production. Meeting increased consumer demand for healthy, immunity-boosting products, the resulting product is composed of 1.2% fibre, compared to 0.26%, for traditional, extracted soyabean drinks. Plant-based beverages are a rapidly growing category in the USA and Europe and

Propak Philippines 2023: Italian packs heads to Manila with UCIMA

The Union of Italian Manufacturers of Automatic Packing and Packaging Machines – Ucima is kicking off its 2023 trade fair schedule with Propak Philippines in Manila, an important exhibition for the entire Asia-Pacific region. Seven Italian companies will be participating in the delegation organised by the Italian packaging machinery manufacturers’ association: ABL, Cepi SPA, Cevolani

IFF appoints Dawn Willoughby to Board of Directors

Earlier this week, IFF (NYSE: IFF) announced the appointment of accomplished consumer products industry executive Dawn Willoughby to the Company’s Board of Directors as an independent director, effective Feb. 1, 2023. Willoughby, who most recently served as executive vice president and chief operating officer of The Clorox Company, brings an impressive track record of driving

Intelligent complete line solutions from a single source

At interpack, Weber is showcasing how holistic solutions and line concepts createadded value for customers in industry, SMEs, and trade. With the ability for portion control, safe handling, and sustainably packaging foods such ascold cuts and piece goods, Weber is highlighting a wide portfolio with everything foodprocessing companies need from a single source. A holistic

Pastry takes the central stage at HostMilano 2023

For the third time, the Maestro has chosen the stage of HostMilano, ideal trendsetter for the pastry business and a place where the art of pastry has always been the protagonist with a series of extraordinary events and shows. The professionals of the sector are involved in an exhibition that combines vertical specialization with the

ICL invests in breakthrough sustainable protein ingredients startup

Arkeon companies partnering to develop CO2 – derived protein ingredients for food applications, using Arkeon’s carbon conversion process ICL (NYSE: ICL) (TASE: ICL), a leading global specialtyminerals company, today announced its AgriFood innovation and investment platform, ICLPlanet Startup Hub, has invested €2.75 million in Arkeon, GmbH. The investment will supportArkeon’s innovative and sustainable one-step fermentation

ROBOPAC renews its presence at Fruit Logistica in Berlin

The year 2023 opens with major international events, including Fruit Logistica, the leading event in the fruit and vegetable sector. The trade fair is dedicated to the entire supply chain: from fresh produce, to processing and end-of-line technologies, through to services and logistics. The appointment, as per tradition, is in Berlin from 8 to 10

Gulfood launches new global sustainability initiatives

 Gulfood Green is Gulfood’s new global sustainability initiative, to nurture and use our platform to ignite and continue conversations within the wider community, to create a momentous shift towards more resilient and sustainable food production and consumption. Its objective is to raise visibility and influence key strategic food industry champions for sustainable food systems transformation

FRUIT LOGISTICA start-ups present vision of more profitable and sustainable future

The leading trade show for the global fresh produce business renews its support for data-driven supply chains, artificial intelligence, robotic automation, smart agri, and other advanced systems that unlock new commercial opportunities. New technologies that can transform the business are waiting to be discovered from 8 to 10 February 2023 at FRUIT LOGISTICA in Berlin.

Sappi: Metallic finishes play a vital role in brand communication

Metallic finishes play a vital role in marketing and brand communication, especially inthe packaging of premium products. Meanwhile, issues of recyclability, the circulareconomy and climate protection are high on the agenda. Can print-based metallicdecorations play a part in providing premium looks and plastic-free embellishment?These topics are the focus of the latest Sappi Blue Couch episode,

GEA international chef survey: alternative proteins constitute at least a quarter of all food by 2040

At least a quarter of all food could be produced from alternative proteins by 2040. This was one of the findings of a GEA-commissioned survey of 1,000 chefs in eleven countries, which the machinery and plant manufacturer presented today in Frankfurt. Of the chefs surveyed, 43 percent believe that the proportion of all meals prepared

Contract & Fulfilment Zone to be a highlight for outsourcing at Packaging Innovations 2023

The BCMPA – the Association for Contract Manufacturing, Packing, Fulfilment & Logistics–is representing its 200+ membership, in addition to over 20 exhibiting members at this year’s Contract Pack & Fulfilment show,now established as an essential part of the UK’s leading packaging event – Packaging Innovations & Empack.Held at the NEC, Birmingham on 15th&16thFebruary, Contract Pack

ROBOPAC at SIGEP 2023, a trade show dedicated to food services

The first trade fair of 2023 is in Rimini from 21 to 25 January and is dedicated to the confectionery industry and its professionals: SIGEP. Now in its 44th edition, it is an important occasion for updating and growth in the sector, and provides a complete overview of all market novelties: from raw materials and

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