February 22, 2024

Finland makes plant-based meat attractive, with science

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland possesses a unique toolbox to develop game-changing innovations for meat alternatives, making it possible to offer real, authentic experiences for consumers. With innovations based on combining cellular agriculture with diverse, locally available crops, food producers can provide authentic, next-generation meat alternatives on an industrial scale.   VTT, one of

Tetra Pak develops breakthrough ‘whole soya’ proceesing method

Tetra Pak has developed a unique processing method for soya drinks, which utilises 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

Kronen: Processing center for thousands of meals for the Santander Group City in Madrid

A sustainable food service concept and new processing center for the production of thousands of meals for the Santander Group City in Madrid Healthier, fresher, and more regional: Sodexo provides the employees of the Santander Group with meals prepared on-site using fresh ingredients. The new food service concept does away with frozen and convenience products

Food Waste Fighters: Packaging for the climate change age

A webinar on “Food Waste Fighters: Packaging for the climate change age” will be hosted on 14 December 2022 at 16.00 CET / 10.00 ET. The climate crisis, COVID-19 pandemic, and political upheavals have elevated food waste concerns, spotlighting the importance of shelf life-extending packaging for preserving perishable foods across complex, international supply chains. This

Fi Europe: BENEO takes plant-based chicken to the next level

Fi Europe 2022, 6th–8th Dec In-Person Event, Paris (BENEO Booth 4.C30) Following the acquisition of Meatless B.V. earlier this year, BENEO is using this year’s Fi Europe exhibition to announce the next step in its plant-based protein strategy. Foreseen for the second quarter of 2023, the ingredient manufacturer will expand its portfolio with its first-ever semi-finished

NORD Drivesystems, Durable drives for belt conveyor systems

High thermal and mechanical load capacities and long service life: With regard to the requirements forconveyor technology drives in the bulk goods and mineral industries, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS speciallydeveloped the MAXXDRIVE XT industrial gear unit. It provides output torques of 15 to 75 kNm with speed ratios from 6.3 to 22.4 and is offered in seven

Cortec® Presents Latest Packaging Innovation: CorShield® Resealable Bubble Bags Powered by Nano-VpCI®

Innovative bubble film, made in the EU,combines surface and corrosion protection and cushioning but is still recyclable and environmentally friendly CorShield® Resealable BubbleBags and Static ShieldingBubble Bags combine volatilecorrosion inhibitors withcushioning packing bubbles toprovide protection for sensitiveor delicate components.The air filled bubbles offer superior protection and burst strength, withstanding high pressure and abuse and have

Universal H1 hose pump oil for the food industry

Optimum lubrication of peristaltic pumps from a wide variety of manufacturers – successful continuous use at the first large brewery Yeast is delicate and needs to be handled with care, especially in breweries. Because it is a key ingredient not only for fermentation and alcohol production, but also for the typical aroma of the respective

World of Coffee Dubai 2023 exhibition

More than 1,000 companies and brands from 30 countries are set to participate in the World of Coffee Dubai 2023 exhibition.Several leading international brands will participate in the event, reflecting Dubai’s leading position and pivotal role in the coffee trade.The number of trade visitors is expected to double during this year’s annual meeting for the

Conagen develops high-purity non-GMO sulforaphane by bioconversion

Commercial production will start in 2023 Expanding on its portfolio of innovative nutritional products through biotechnology, Conagen, announced the development of its 99% high-purity sulforaphane. Made by a proprietary bioconversion technology, the company plans to begin the commercialization path in 2023. Conagen’s bioconversion methods enable the production of sustainable products from many naturally occurring compounds

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