May 20, 2022

IFFA 2022 concludes exceeding expectations

The global meat and protein industry seized every minute of IFFA from 14 to 19 May: for intensive networking, to see innovations and to do business. Sustainable production, automated processes and digitalization in all areas of processing, packaging and sales characterized the range of products at the booths. The high interest in alternative proteins also

Frimesa and SIG’s unique combistyle packaging at APAS 2022

Frimesa and SIG announce the launch of the first combistyle carton packaging in the Americas during the APAS Show 2022, the largest food and beverage trade fair in the Americas. The event which started on 16th of this month will conclude today at the Expo Center Norte in São Paulo, SP. SIG’s unique combistyle carton

FHA Food & Beverage – Asia’s leading F&B trade show to be held annually from 2022

Originally a biennial show, FHA – Food & Beverage will take place annually with immediate effect. This is driven by the industry’s strong demand for a quality annual sourcing platform in Asia and Informa Markets’ commitment to create value for our customers by delivering a high-quality trade event for the Food and Beverage industry. Following the 2022

BIOFACH and VIVANESS 2022: Unpackaged and new packaging solutions

• Exhibitors at BIOFACH and VIVANESS 2022 focus on unpackaged and new packaging solutions Analyzing the value chain for a given product will eventually lead you to the crucial question of packaging. How much is needed? And how little is still enough? After all, foodstuffs need a long shelf life, for example, and hygiene standards

GNT reveals ambitious targets in the food color market

EXBERRY® Coloring Foods supplier GNT has published a major new report that sets out its plans to become the leader in its field on sustainability. Each year, GNT produces more than 11,500 metric tons of EXBERRY® concentrates from edible fruit, vegetables, and plants – enough to color over 40 billion servings of food and drink. To ensure the company

Real-time communication via 5G with Profinet

Siemens at Hannover Messe, Hall 9, Booth D49 – both on site and virtually, from May 30th to June 2nd.  Siemens enables the transmission of Profinet IO via a private 5G network, which allows data to be transmitted in real time for industrial applications. This is made possible by the VXLAN (Virtual Extensible LAN) transmission

PROBAT awarded again for outstanding corporate management

With groundbreaking solutions for all aspects of coffee processing, PROBAT has received the Best Managed Companies Award for the second time in a row. The award is the seal of quality for exemplary entrepreneurial thinking and acting. This special award is presented by Deloitte, the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung and Credit Suisse in cooperation with the

New sealing system for GEA vertical packing machines maximizes productivity and reduces waste

At IFFA in Frankfurt, Germany, GEA introduces a new sealing system for use with its vertical food packaging machines for the frozen food market. The new GEA Smart Sealing System uses special metal tapes in the sealing area and eliminates the need to replace the previously used Teflon tape on the heated sealing jaws after

Arla Foods Ingredients receives positive EFSA opinion

Arla Foods Ingredients has secured a positive opinion on its Novel Food application for Bovine Milk Osteopontin ingredient Lacprodan® OPN-10. The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has published an opinion that Bovine Milk Osteopontin (OPN) is safe for use in infant formula (IF), follow-on formula and ready-to-eat dairy-based meals for children. When this process is complete,

Spirit of optimism ahead of IFFA 2022: New perspectives for the meat and protein industry

The outlook for the meat and protein industry and its suppliers is positive despite difficult underlying conditions. German production of process technology for this sector rose to a peak in 2021, and exports were also at a record level despite the pandemic. The German butchery trade also reports a high willingness to invest. At IFFA

The new barbecue culture: Enjoy vegan

Go for the grate! 200 g steak, vegan chicken breast & Co ensure vegan grilling pleasure Juicy, tender and with an incomparable taste. Only the best goes on the grill! Whether plant-based steak or unique vegan chicken breast, fresh salads, delicious sauces and a fully set table on the terrace, in the garden or on

Spirit of optimism: New perspectives for the meat and protein industry

The outlook for the meat and protein industry and its suppliers is positive despite difficult underlying conditions. German production of process technology for this sector rose to a peak in 2021, and exports were also at a record level despite the pandemic. The German butchery trade also reports a high willingness to invest. At IFFA

IFFA 2022: Nimo-KG to showcase its best-selling belt-driven hydraulic emptyers and lifts

Nimo-KG returns to the world’s most important trade fair for the meat industry, IFFA, and presents two bestsellers that streamline the production process for manufacturers in the meat industry – the hydraulic unloader SKV 300 HA-T and the belt-driven lift SK 800 MKB. “These are two of our newest machines which have been extremely popular

‘Contract Pack & Fulfilment’, a must see segment of Packaging Innovation Show

The BCMPA – The Association for Contract Manufacturing, Packing, Fulfilment & Logistics is welcoming visitors to this year’s Contract Pack & Fulfilment show, which features as an integral part of the UK’s leading packaging event – Packaging Innovations & Empack held at the NEC, Birmingham on 25th & 26th May. Centred round the BCMPA hospitality

Ingredion to showcase innovation in plant-based proteins and sugar reduction at Vitafoods Europe

Inspired by increased consumer demand for healthier food and beverages, Ingredion will showcase two delicious recipe prototypes at this year’s in-person and virtual Vitafoods Europe, Geneva. Designed specifically for the event, these unique recipes will highlight how the latest ingredient innovations can help food and beverage manufacturers develop and formulate great-tasting zero sugar and high-protein

Dedicated production line for sustainable, floatable shrink sleeve film opened in Poland

Innovia Films (Innovia), a major producer of highly differentiated speciality films announce the opening of a new 6.2 metre multi-layer co-extrusion line at its site in Płock, Poland. The state-of-the-art line will be dedicated to manufacture low-density polyolefin shrink film for shrink sleeve labels and tamper evident applications. The film forms the basis to produce

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