March 30, 2023


‘A tough act to follow’: Hannah Ainley joins Williams as Dave Wynne retires

Well-known face replaces another as Area Sales Manager for the North West One well-known face has been replaced by another at King’s Lynn-based Williams Refrigeration, with Dave Wynne retiring and Hannah Ainley joining as Area Sales Manager for the North West.  Dave was with Williams for fourteen years, before which he had spent three years

Syntegon expands starchless gummy and jelly portfolio with next-gen turnkey solution

Closed production process with innovative kitchen, depositing, and oilingtechnology• Designed for special requirements in the production of functional gummy andjelly products• Smooth processes thanks to high automation levels and digital monitoringsolutions With the new turnkey line NutraFlash, the Syntegon subsidiary Makat Candy Technology sets new standards in the starchless production of gummy and jelly products.

AAK’s Interim report for the fourth quarter and year-end report 2022 – A solid year with double-digit earnings growth driven by margin expansion

Business areas, fourth quarter AAK Group, full year CEO’s comments 2022 was a solid year. With 21 percent operating profit growth and an improved operating profit per kilo, we delivered on our target of having an average EBIT growth of ∼10 percent. Adjusting for the positive effect from currencies and items affecting comparability, operating profit

AAAID’s President pays a visit to Sudan’s Minister of Finance

As part of AAAID’s efforts to continue its development scheme of enhancing food security, and maintain fruitful communication with government officials in Sudan, H.E. Mr. Mohammed bin Obaid Al Mazrooei, President of AAAID, and an accompanying delegation paid a visit to H.E. Dr. Jibril Ibrahim, Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, at his office in

‘Abu Dhabi SME Hub’ expands offerings to empower entrepreneurs

The Abu Dhabi SME Hub ( ) , the interactive knowledge platformlaunched in 2021 as a public-private partnership initiative, has expanded its offeringsto empower mSMEs and startups to drive the growth of this vital sector and contributepositively to sustainable development.The platform is a collaboration between the Abu Dhabi Department of EconomicDevelopment (ADDED), Khalifa Fund for

UFlex exhibits a wide range of innovative and sustainable printing and packaging solutions at Plast India 2023

UFlex Limited, India’s largest multinational flexible packaging and solutions company, is exhibiting its wide range of Printing Cylinders, Inks, Adhesives, Coatings,Advanced Printing, Laminating, and Slitting Machines from February 1-5, 2023 at booth no A-06, HallNo 11, at Plastindia 2023, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.  At the show, UFlex’s Engineering Business will unveil its Single Station ELS

Sweets & Snacks Expo Opens Registration for 2023 Show

The Sweets & Snacks Expo announced that registration is now open for the 2023 show, taking place May 22 – 25 at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, Ill. The Sweets & Snacks Expo is the can’t-miss event for the candy and snack industries – the best place for attendees to discover brand new

Brazil: Mococa expands partnership with
SIG with adoption of PAC.TRUST digital

Mococa Produtos Alimentícios, a well-known company for dairy products in Brazil, haschosen to leverage the technological capabilities of SIG’s PAC.TRUST solution to sustaingrowth and prepare for future expansion. Already an important partner of SIG, thecompany relies on SIG’s solutions and technologies for the aseptic filling of its products. Through SIG’s PAC.TRUST digital solution, Mococa will

Next Generation of PackML is now available

The International Society of Automation (ISA) has released a new, simplified version of the ISA TR88 standard, commonly called PackML. The new version, ANSI/ISA-TR88.00.02-2022, is now available through ISA and ANSI. OMAC has been on the leading edge of applying the TR88.00.02/PackML standard since first established in 2008. Updated templates, tools, and implementation guides for

Sigep 2024 from 20 to 24 January

The 44th edition of Sigep – The Dolce World Expo, this year that was held in conjunction with AB Tech Expo, the International Exhibition of Technologies & Products for Bakery, Pastry and Confectionery, has ended recently. According to Sigep official sources, Sigep & AB Tech Expo 2023 witnessed foreign visitors from 155 countries, who in

Propak Philippines 2023: Italian packs heads to Manila with UCIMA

The Union of Italian Manufacturers of Automatic Packing and Packaging Machines – Ucima is kicking off its 2023 trade fair schedule with Propak Philippines in Manila, an important exhibition for the entire Asia-Pacific region. Seven Italian companies will be participating in the delegation organised by the Italian packaging machinery manufacturers’ association: ABL, Cepi SPA, Cevolani

IFF appoints Dawn Willoughby to Board of Directors

Earlier this week, IFF (NYSE: IFF) announced the appointment of accomplished consumer products industry executive Dawn Willoughby to the Company’s Board of Directors as an independent director, effective Feb. 1, 2023. Willoughby, who most recently served as executive vice president and chief operating officer of The Clorox Company, brings an impressive track record of driving

Intelligent complete line solutions from a single source

At interpack, Weber is showcasing how holistic solutions and line concepts createadded value for customers in industry, SMEs, and trade. With the ability for portion control, safe handling, and sustainably packaging foods such ascold cuts and piece goods, Weber is highlighting a wide portfolio with everything foodprocessing companies need from a single source. A holistic