November 30, 2022

New Industry Challenge Launched to Support Scale Up of Food Tech Start-Ups

A collaboration between Nurasa, A*STAR’s SIFBI and Trendlines Agrifood Innovation Centre,the Food Tech Start-Up Challenge calls on future changemakers to the food-tech landscape In a collective effort to accelerate the production and commercialisation of sustainable foods in Asia, Nurasa, A*STAR’s Singapore Institute of Food and Biotechnology Innovation (SIFBI) and Trendlines Agrifood Innovation Centre (AFIC) have

Coca-Cola NBC in Nigeria turns to Sidel for ‘the ideal project’

Sidel, the complete line solutions provider, has recently accomplished the installation of its Super Combi high-speed, flexible and digitally empowered packaging line at the Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC). NBC is part of Coca-Cola Hellenic, the Coca-Cola Company’s third largest bottling partner, which sells more than 2 billion unit cases each year to 600 million consumers

Healthy Hedonism: EXBERRY® by GNT identifies disruptive new color trend

A bold new era of “Healthy Hedonism” is inspiring a radical rethink of what is possible with natural colors, according to trend analysis by GNT. GNT, the global supplier of plant based EXBERRY® colors, explored how today’s consumers see color in the world of food and drink and beyond. The research revealed a powerful new

End-to-end sustainability at Handtmann

FROM SHOW TO SHOPPERUpcycling at Handtmann: From trade fair graphic to recycled bag The scope for sustainable action is immense. In the firmly established set of values of the family-owned company Handtmann based in Biberach, sustainability is spelled with a capital “S” and all its activities are guided by this principle. The Filling and Portioning

International FoodTec Award 2024: Call for papers!

Show us your innovations! Registration for the prestigious International FoodTec Award is already starting for the twelfth time. Groundbreaking developments in the fields of biotechnology, process technology, automation and robotics, filling and packaging technology, environmental technology, process management incl. software solutions, logistics, food safety and quality management are in demand! Information on participation in the

Krones has affirmed its commitment to net zero

In its climate strategy adopted in 2020, Krones set itself the target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions caused in the company by its own vehicle fleet or production plants, for example, by 80 per cent by 2030. In addition, the group aims to cut emissions attributable to the upstream and downstream value chain by 25

IFF Wows at Gulfood Manufacturing Show with Innovative Nature Inspired AR Experience

IFF showcased its expanded range of solutions across beverages, dairy, snacks, bakery, culinary, bars & confectionary categories at the Gulfood Manufacturing Show recently, at the Dubai World Trade Center. IFF’s presence at this global food tradeshow focused on key food and beverage trends in the Middle East – health, sustainability, and sensorial delight. These themes

PAUL SLUPECKI APPOINTED AS HEAD OF TOMRA FRESH FOOD

For the new leader of TOMRA’s business area specializing in fresh fruit and vegetables, the priorities are customer-centricity and developing the business’ global presence TOMRA Food has appointed Paul Slupecki as Senior Vice President, Head of TOMRA Fresh Food. This follows the reorganization of TOMRA Food into two business areas, TOMRA Fresh Food and TOMRA

IFF Forms Strategic Partnership to Develop AI-Driven Personalized Nutrition Platform

For the first time, brand owners can have access to a ready-to-brand personalized nutrition digital platform pre-populated with branded food, beverage and supplements targeting metabolic health IFF announced its plans for accelerated entry into the personalized nutrition sector through a strategic partnership with Salus Optima, a British-based, digitally-enabled personalized nutrition, health and wellness company. The

UAE Culinary Scene Celebrated the World Pasta Day in Dubai

Taste and health merits of pasta captivated F&B leaders at the special lunch organized by the Italian Trade Agency to celebrate the World Pasta Day in Dubai alongside similar events in Tokyo, London, Berlin, New York, and Paris. World Pasta Day is the prelude to the 7th edition of “Italian Cuisine Week in the World”

Global Water Drinks Awards finalists announced

The finalists for the 2022 Global Water Drinks Awards have been published last day. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on Wednesday 9th November 2022, during the 19th Global Water Drinks Congress in Evian. The 8th annual awards are organized by food and drink experts Zenith Global with support from category sponsors

Melodea enters US with plastic-free packaging solution

New US plant to boost production of its paper sidestream-sourced barrier coating to serve the Americas Green-tech start-up Melodea, Ltd., producer of sustainable barrier coatings for packaging, announces plans to expand its eco-friendly solution to the U.S. market. The move is set to support the increased production capacity of its novel, plastic-free, plant-based barrier coatings

Sidel: Making circular economy a reality with R-Cycle

Sidel is helping to make the circular economy a reality by joining R-Cycle, the open tracing standard for sustainable plastic packaging. The global packaging solutions company is now a member of R-Cycle, a community designing digital ‘product passports’ to accelerate the recycling of plastic packaging around the world.  Using an open tracing standard, R-Cycle allows

Chillventa 2022, a complete success

Chillventa – the world’s leading exhibition for refrigeration technology held from 08 – 10 October 2024 in Nuremberg, attracted 844 exhibitors from 43 countries and again over 30,000 trade visitors, who finally had the opportunity to discuss innovations and trending themes on-site and in person after an absence of four years. The pleasure of meeting

Capsoil introduces oil-solubles to the Gummy Matrix

Capsoil platform converts oil-based ingredients into water-soluble powders for gummies Winter Garden, FL – Capsoil FoodTech, by Prodalim, Ltd., cracked the code for mergingpotent doses of oil-based and lipid-soluble nutrients into palate-pleasing gummies. Openingthe door to the inclusion of soluble lipids will bring gummy producers new opportunities tooffer ingredients such as MCT’s; omega fatty acids;

Magnolia Bakery opens its first store in India

The world-renowned bakery expands its footprint in the Indian market with its store to be opened in Hyderabad on 14th October 2022 Magnolia Bakery, popular for its freshly baked desserts, including cupcakes, cakes, pies, cheesecakes, icebox desserts, cookies and its signature banana pudding, is opening its first Indian store to customers in Hyderabad on the

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