August 19, 2022

Month: April 2022

Ingredient leader, Lycored celebrates the wonder of water

Lycored is encouraging industry professionals to reflect on the wonders of water by contemplating the beauty of everyday puddles. This spring, growing season in much of the world, the global wellness leader partnered with the Pothole Gardener – a project that creates gardens in puddles as a respite from everyday greyness. The initiative kicked off

Almond acreage increases in 2022

Bearing acreage increases outpace removals in the past year California’s almond acreage continues to grow, but at a gradually slowing rate, according to two new reports released today. While the number of almond orchards removed also increased over the previous year, it was not enough to offset the overall acreage gains.  According to an estimate

SAPPI Europe: “Packvertising” as an effective marketing strategy

How packaging becomes an advertising medium on the sales shelf? Packaging not only protects the product, it is also a powerful marketing andadvertising tool that influences customers’ purchasing decisions. In the upcomingepisode of Sappi’s Blue Couch series, viewers will find out what is meant by“packvertising” and how brand manufacturers can best showcase their products atthe

Saffron extract on mood and stress regulation

The saffron stigma extract, Safr’Inside™, a flagship ingredient of the Bordeaux-based SME Activ’Inside, which specializes in the development and production of active plant ingredients for the Health Nutrition industries, has just been granted a European patent for its leading contribution to combat stress and anxiety, and overall improve mental well-being. This patent gives Activ’Inside an

Top brands to show up at IPACK IMA

IPACK IMA, A FAIR SPECIALISED IN FOOD AND NON-FOOD PROCESSING AND PACKING WILL BE HOSTED FROM 3RD TO 6TH MAY 2022 AT FIERA MILANO, A FAIRGROUND AND EXHIBITION FACILY IN RHO. Companies from all over the world will be the protagonists at IPACK-IMA: international excellence and technology transfer opportunities, a unique visiting experience awaits the

Ready-to-drink Dilmah RTD Iced Tea launched in Singapore

BPI, along with tea industry experts Teabrary International, was delighted to launch the new Dilmah RTD Iced Tea range at the Orchard Hotel in Singapore last week, as the global beverage partner for Dilmah Ready-To-Drink Iced Tea. The vibrant premiere launch event showcased the new bottled range to an audience of assembled press and media.

ABC: Opportunities for Almond Growers

The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has a wide range of incentives available for growers to adopt new practices. Getting started may seem daunting, this webinar will provide an overview of the program and demystify the process. This webinar will also cover specific practices and regional grants available for almond growers that may improve the

National Restaurant , the future of foodservice

Discover the Future of FoodserviceThe National Restaurant Association Show 2022 is well on its way to becoming the best yet! After the unprecedented challenges the industry has faced over the past year and a half, the food industry is keen to the show welcome everyone back! Participants and visitors can expect a full and robust Show floor

Burcon to develop food-grade high purity proteins from sunflower seeds

Burcon NutraScience Corporation (“Burcon or the “Company”) (TSX: BU) (NASDAQ: BRCN), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, is pleased to announce that it has received a co-investment from Proteins Industries Canada for the development of high-quality protein ingredients from sunflower seeds. The $1 million project will see

Optima: Closer to customers, growing with demand

OPTIMA pharma is expanding its service presence in the USA by opening a service hub in North Carolina. The Optima Group’s Pharma business unit is massively expanding its service presence in the USA. The number of service personnel in the U.S. will triple between 2019 and the end of 2022. Mid-2022, Optima will be opening

Sustainability is the key theme in PP 

A new report and database from AMI Consulting published in March 2022 quantify and analyse the European PP market and examine the most recent industry dynamics. Rhian O’Connor, Senior Consultant and Katrina Purser, Senior Research Analyst are the authors of the 2022 editions of AMI’s Polypropylene Markets Europe report and Polypropylene Processors Europe database which are the result of an extensive research programme,

Leybold expands service capacity for SCREWLINE dry screw pump range in the UK

Leybold UK, the leading vacuum technology specialist, opened its newly extended service facility in Chessington, Surrey, offering a comprehensive in-house service for the SCREWLINE dry screw pump range, along with the capability for the larger portfolio of dry pumps. This expansion means customers will no longer need to ship pumps overseas for service and maintenance,

Journey of the Expo 2020 Dubai – an insightful summary by Meltwater

The Expo 2020 Dubai comes to an end, marking a memorable experience for not just the residents of the UAE, but visitors from around the world – including political leaders, heads of states, royal family members, and global celebrities. The first World Expo of the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia (MENASA) region has

FRUIT LOGISTICA 2022 starts tomorrow

Around 2,000 exhibitors from 87 countries will be attending the leading trade show for the global fresh produce business in Berlin from 5 to 7 April. This year’s Trend Report has been released today. FRUIT LOGISTICA is back. After a one-year, pandemic-induced absence, it is being held again from 5 to 7 April with the

Massive cost hike in the German food industry

Four times the price of gas, 66% more for electricity, plus 33% for raw materials – the German food industry is currently experiencing the biggest crisis in over 70 years. There is hardly an area where costs are not increasing! The biggest drivers are raw materials, energy, packaging and logistics. The war in the Ukraine has not yet