May 7, 2021

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SIG joins AIM-Progress for responsible sourcing

Today, SIG announces it is the first in the beverage carton industry to become a member of AIM-Progress, a global forum of leading fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) manufacturers and common suppliers, assembled to enable and promote responsible sourcing practices and sustainable supply chains. “Sourcing responsibly is central to our Way Beyond Good ambition to

Versatile MINI packaging machine from GKS

Versatile packaging machine with space-saving footprint is optimized for small packages The vertical form, fill and seal machine is the third generation of the packaging machines suitable for small package sizes. Its optimized compact, modular design and the broad range of available options ensure flexible application for packaging different products such as small portions of

Register: Most Innovative New Product Award and Supplier Showcase

The Sweets & Snacks Expo is excited to announce that it is now accepting submissions for the ‘Most Innovative New Product Award’ through May 28, 2021. This is one of the most competitive awards that recognize the most innovative candy and snack products during the past year. “The Sweets & Snacks Expo attracts the top

Great demand for European apples in Emirates

The promotion of European apples in Emirates shopping centers, as part of the promotional campaign “The power of taste, vitamins and colors – discover the quality of apples from Europe”, has just ended. For seven consecutive days, from February 8 to February 14, the Association of Polish Distributors of Fruit and Vegetables “Unia Owocowa” promoted

SEALPAC launches new corporate website

The corporate SEALPAC website (https://www.sealpacinternational.com) has just been completely renewed. Not only its appearance but also its content has been significantly overhauled. As a result, the new website matches the latest technical standards, such as its use on different mobile devices, and addresses all of SEALPAC’s solutions worldwide. As Marcel Veenstra, Marketing & Communications Manager

‘European Dairy, Olive Oil and Table Olives Webinar’

Organised by European Union, the ‘European Dairy, Olive Oil and Table Olives Webinar’ will be organised online on 18 March 2021, Thursday from 3.30pm – 5.30pm (GMT +8) happening online. Perfected by centuries of tradition and expertise, the authentic flavours of European food are closely connected to its origins and cannot be replicated elsewhere. Produced under strict health, safety and

GFI and IBFI get ‘Great Place To Work®’ certification

UAE-based value-added food and beverage manufacturing firms Global Food Industries (GFI) and International Beverage and Filling Industries (IBFI) continue to set industry benchmarks as both companies were awarded a ‘Great Place to Work®’ certificate by the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. GFI and IBFI’s Great Place to Work® certifications were awarded following the

Logoplaste embarks on its next phase of growth

Logoplaste, a leading global designer and manufacturer of innovative and sustainable rigid plastic packaging solutions for the world’s premier FMCG brands, the other day announced that Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board (Ontario Teachers’) has agreed to acquire The Carlyle Group’s (NASDAQ: CG)majority stake in the company. Current Logoplaste shareholders Filipe de Botton and Alexandre Relvas

Gulfood 2021, the springboard to a successful year for F&B trade

Quality and intention of visitors to do business is a ‘major boost’ at the world’s most competitive sourcing platform, the first in-person F&B event in 12 months Gulfood 2021, the most competitive global sourcing platform and first in-person F&B event in the past 12 months has set the tone for a resurgenceof worldwide F&B trade,

Display of culinary finesse by titans

As a world-renowned pastry chef René Frank insists he has a responsibility to change the perception that a good desert must be high in sugar. Frank, head chef and co-owner of CODA, in Berlin, Germany, the world’s first dessert restaurant to receive a Michelin Star, is one of 60 titans of the culinary universe taking

Startups show the way in adapting to new F&B normal

Regional entrepreneurs leverage unique Gulfood Startup Progamme platform to share insights on sustaining success in evolving industry ecosystem ‘Gulfood Start-Up Programme’ kicks off five days of rich content delivered by 110 of the biggest names in business and food Homegrown regional startups optimised the unique platform of Gulfood 2021, the world’s safest and most competitive

Global pioneers scoop honours at Gulfood 2021

250 entries from 44 countries, ranging from sustainable packaging to healthy snacks, free-from to plant-based products, signal worldwide industry transformation following challenging 12 months Winners span Middle East, India, Eastern & Central Europe, USA, and Central America Pioneering F&B producers from eight countries spanning the Middle East, India, Eastern and Central Europe, USA and Central

Gulfood 2021 draws global power brands and F&B leaders

First live industry gathering for 12 months opens 21 February with 2,500 companies from 85 countries eager to kickstart world food trade at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) Exceptional participation from entire industry ecosystem: Ministers and national trade delegations; more than 110 of the biggest names in F&B and business delivering valuable insights and ‘new

Registration Opens for Sweets & Snacks Expo

The Sweets & Snacks Expo announced that registration is open for the 2021 show, taking place this year from June 23-25 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. Organized by the National Confectioners Association, the Sweets & Snacks Expo is the largest show in North America representing the confectionery and snack industries. “The Sweets &

Gulfood 2021: Your Safety Is Our Top Priority

The Marketing Society Workshops at Gulfood 2021 is on 22 February, Dubai World Trade Centre. Online visitor registration only, no tickets available on-site. The free badge with AED 300 is valid until 21st February only.Get the complimentary pass here. Gulfood is the year’s first and most competitive F&B sourcing event, taking place live, in-person from 21-25 February 2021.