May 18, 2021

Reading Bakery Systems hires a new Project Manager

One of the world’s leading manufacturers of snack production systems, Reading Bakery Systems (RBS) has announced the hiring of Daniel Garrison as Project Manager for the parts department. In his new role, Daniel will oversee all project-level orders, and serve as customer liaison and supervisor on retrofit, upgrade, and design projects. “We’re pleased to have

The Role of Smart Carbs for Sports Nutrition

Author: Christian Philippsen, Managing Director, BENEO Asia Pacific Consumers in Asia have begun to recognise the importance of exercising and keeping fit in order to stay healthy — especially in light of the pandemic. The growing interest to maintain physical fitness is mirrored in the rise of the sports nutrition market, which is expected to

IFF Achieves Key 2020 Sustainability Goals

International Flavors & Fragrances (NYSE:IFF) today announced the achievement of key 2020 sustainability goals that were set at the launch of the Company’s sustainability program in 2010. During that time, IFF met and surpassed its original intensity-based targets for three environmental goals, resulting in a reduction in its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, water withdrawal, and

“Ready to use” planetary gear motors from Rossi

High-quality standards, 3-year warranty, customization, and a wide range of executions and accessories are some of the features of the service and of the wide range of Rossi S.p.A. planetary gear reducers and gear motors. High-performance “ready to use” technologies, without compromise and without waste, combined with a flexible and dynamic service, able to satisfy

Interket invests for the future in Germany

Interket continues to establish itself in the German market, where its strong local presence has provided extensive knowledge of the market conditions and industry standards. Following our latest investment for variable print, Interket confirms its continuous dedication to the German market by investing in additional printing capacity from Grafotronic.  This specific machine is a 550 mm

More almond crops, forecasts USDA-NASS

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is predicting an increase in the California almond crop. The USDA-NASS 2021 California Almond Subjective Forecast estimates California almond orchards will produce 3.2 billion pounds of nuts this year, up 3 percent from last year’s 3.12 billion-pound crop. Forecasted yield is expected to reach 2,410 pounds per acre, 3 percent lower

David del Castillo appointed as LATAM Regional Sales Director for TOMRA Processed Food

TOMRA Food announces the appointment of David del Castillo as Latin America Regional Sales Director for TOMRA Processed Food. He is joining the team to take on a newly created role as a result of the split of the AMERICAS region into two new separate regions: North America (NAM) and Latin America (LATAM). He will

HostMilano returns in person

HostMilano celebrates the restart of the entire horeca sector under the banner of safety and innovation Innovation, sustainability, technology and safety. Thanks to the easing of restrictions and the new measures decided by governments regarding trade fair structures, the HoReCa world will meet “live” at fieramilano for its restart, from 22 to 26 October 2021, at HostMilano, the

Leybold takes a giant digitalization leap

Leybold is taking a big step toward the digitalization of its product line and has an innovative online sound check for vacuum pumps on its website. With the launch of sound.leybold.com – the intelligent service-free planning tool, Leybold is ready to render online sound checks for vacuum pumps and allows users to receive immediate feedback regarding

AAAID supports UAE’s initiative for agricultural innovation

The Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development (AAAID) commended the initiative of the UAE for agricultural innovation to counteract the effects of climate change. This was launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai during the virtual “Leaders Summit on

AAK join forces with Vista Foods for plant-based meat alternatives in India

AAK, India’s leading manufacturer of specialty oils and fats, has announced a new partnership with Vista Processed Foods Pvt Ltd, part of OSI group, to meet the country’s growing demand for plant-based meat alternatives. It is estimated that as many as 29% of people in India are vegetarian.1 There is also increasing interest in veganism and

PACCOR helps build a Plastic Museum

On May 8, 2021, the ‘Museo de los Plasticos’ in Madrid will open its doors. PACCOR, a leading global player inthe packaging industry, is one of the main sponsors of the project initiated by EsPlásticos. The museum, aspace made 100 % of plastics, pays tribute to the various creations in plastics and highlights their unknownuses

BWW 2022 to showcase all the power of Spanish wine

The leading Spanish wine trade show returns to Fira de Barcelona from February 7th to 9th, 2022. The second edition of Barcelona Wine Week (BWW) will once again bring together the country’s largest wine offer to show all its power and variety to national and international operators in the sector and contribute to the revitalization

Strong on Corrosion, Gentle on Nature!

Bio-based coatings are rapidly gaining market share due to their effectiveness, lower cost and environmental profile. They are biodegradable and in most cases do not need removal before painting or welding, providing far more economical solution than traditional petroleum derived rust preventives that require expensive degreasers and hazardous disposal. The hazards in conventional anticorrosion coatings

Green is even greener with reVIVO

For a long time now, IPI has been a provider of environmentally responsible packaging. Today, IPI is raising the stakes with an even greener product, as it is among the first companies to employ bio-based polymers within the multilayer structure of its aseptic packages and caps. reVIVO is a next-level green packaging solution portfolio. In itself,

Long-term investment: KHS and Martens strengthen their partnership

 Brewery invests in a further Innopack Nature MultiPack machine Technology can process PET bottles or cans KHS’ sustainable packaging portfolio continues to grow KHS and Martens are continuing to pursue their mutual strategy of reducing packaging materials. Only last year the traditional Belgian brewery invested in an Innopack Nature MultiPack machine that forms PET

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