Food Processing Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.foodprocessing-technology.com web site http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/ en-us http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/ Food Processing Technology-Updates http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Ishida's X-ray and Checkweigher Systems Helps Make Premium Ice Cream http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/packaging/ishida/pressishidas-x-ray-checkweigher-systems-helps-make-premium-ice-cream.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/packaging/ishida/pressishidas-x-ray-checkweigher-systems-helps-make-premium-ice-cream.html New luxury ice cream König Ludwig Glace Royale has selected Ishida's IX-GA-4075 X-ray inspection system to reliably detect foreign bodies. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:54:00 GMT SALOMIX Horizontal Agitators for High Viscosity Syrups http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/salomix-horizontal-agitators-high-viscosity-syrups/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/salomix-horizontal-agitators-high-viscosity-syrups/ Amilina is a Lithuanian manufacturing company that processes more than 1,000t of wheat per day. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:16:00 GMT Using Advanced Data Analysis to Amend Issues of Quality in Food Production http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/it_solutions/data-analysis-food-production/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/it_solutions/data-analysis-food-production/ There are many stages in the production process of chocolate where storage conditions and the quality of raw materials have an effect on final product quality. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:15:00 GMT The Baker's Yeast Production Process http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/bakers-yeast/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/bakers-yeast/ Rich in protein and vitamins, yeast is an indispensable ingredient for the food processing and pharmaceutical industries. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:14:00 GMT Cooling Tunnel Solution http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/freezers/cooling-tunnel-solution/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/freezers/cooling-tunnel-solution/ The vast majority of confectionery products are cooled in a tunnel during their production. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:14:00 GMT Teisseire Uses Bürkert Smart Valve Control to Improve Fruit Syrup Production http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/processing/teisseire-use-burkert-smart-valve-control-to-improve-fruit-syrup-production/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/processing/teisseire-use-burkert-smart-valve-control-to-improve-fruit-syrup-production/ Leading French fruit syrup manufacturer Teisseire has retained traditional core values producing concentrated fruit syrups and drinks with the addition of a Bürkert smart valve control. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:13:00 GMT Mondelez in negotiations to acquire Cadbury licence to produce biscuits http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsmondelz-negotiations-acquire-cadbury-licence-produce-biscuits-4957553 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsmondelz-negotiations-acquire-cadbury-licence-produce-biscuits-4957553 American multi-national confectioner Mondelēz has approached Burton’s Biscuit with a £200m proposal to purchase its license to produce biscuits under the Cadbury brand. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Freed Foods Inc, Prataap Snacks Private Limited http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-freed-foods-inc-prataap-snacks-private-limited-4955956 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-freed-foods-inc-prataap-snacks-private-limited-4955956 Advantage Capital Agribusiness Partners LP has invested $3.7m in Texas-based Freed Foods Inc (NurturMe), a producer of organic quinoa food products for babies and toddlers. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT M&As this week: UTZ Quality Foods, Inc., Emmi AG, Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company Limited http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-utz-quality-foods-inc-emmi-ag-charoen-pokphand-foods-public-company-limited-4955941 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-utz-quality-foods-inc-emmi-ag-charoen-pokphand-foods-public-company-limited-4955941 Privately held snack food company, UTZ Quality Foods, Inc., will acquire Golden Enterprises Inc following a definitive merger agreement between the two companies. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Yamazaki Baking acquires Bakewise Brands http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsyamazaki-baking-acquires-bakewise-brands-4957301 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsyamazaki-baking-acquires-bakewise-brands-4957301 US-based investment firms Ancor Capital Partners and Merit Capital Partners have announced the sale of Macedon, New York-based Bakewise Brands to Tokyo-based Yamazaki Baking Co. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Snyder’s pretzels production facility in Pennsylvania becomes peanut-free http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newssnyders-pretzels-production-facility-pennsylvania-becomes-peanut-free-4957987 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newssnyders-pretzels-production-facility-pennsylvania-becomes-peanut-free-4957987 US-based snack manufacturer Snyder’s-Lance has made its Pennsylvania pretzel manufacturing facility peanut-free in order to meet the growing demand from consumers for allergen-free snacks. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Priorclave Releases a New Top Loading Autoclave http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/priorclave-sterilisers/presspriorclave-top-loading-autoclave.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/priorclave-sterilisers/presspriorclave-top-loading-autoclave.html Priorclave has released the new C85, a top loading autoclave designed to effectively sterilise tall items. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 12:40:00 GMT Arla Foods UK launches new strategy to boost group-wide revenue http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsarla-foods-uk-launches-new-strategy-boost-group-wide-revenue-4956427 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsarla-foods-uk-launches-new-strategy-boost-group-wide-revenue-4956427 Arla Foods UK has unveiled a strategy to boost its group-wide revenue by almost one-third and make Arla a household brand by 2020. Wed, 20 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Insignia Capital Group acquires Snak Club and New Century Snacks http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsinsignia-capital-group-acquires-snak-club-new-century-snacks-4955692 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsinsignia-capital-group-acquires-snak-club-new-century-snacks-4955692 US-based private equity firm Insignia Capital Group has acquired and merged two family owned companies, Snak Club and New Century Snacks. Wed, 20 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Gryphon Investors agrees to buy gourmet cheesecakes manufacturer Lawler Foods http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsgryphon-investors-agrees-acquire-gourmet-cheesecakes-manufacturer-lawler-foods-4955964 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsgryphon-investors-agrees-acquire-gourmet-cheesecakes-manufacturer-lawler-foods-4955964 San Francisco-based private equity firm Gryphon Investors has agreed to purchase Lawler Foods, a manufacturer of gourmet cheesecakes, layer cakes, pies and other desserts for retail and foodservice customers across North America. Wed, 20 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT TOMRA Sorting Food Launches New Polish Language Website http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/tomra/presstomra-sorting-food-new-polish-website.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/tomra/presstomra-sorting-food-new-polish-website.html TOMRA Sorting Food has increased its online presence with the announcement of its new Polish language website. Wed, 20 Jul 2016 08:58:00 GMT Using Biochip Array Technology to Detect Nitrofuran Metabolites http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/quality_control/biochip-array-detect-nitrofuran-metabolites/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/quality_control/biochip-array-detect-nitrofuran-metabolites/ From a single sample, biochip array technology (BAT) can simultaneously determine multiple analytes. Wed, 20 Jul 2016 08:41:00 GMT Tesco to use cocoa from Rainforest Alliance Certified sources by end of 2018 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newstesco-to-use-cocoa-from-rainforest-alliance-certified-sources-by-end-of-2018-4955030 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newstesco-to-use-cocoa-from-rainforest-alliance-certified-sources-by-end-of-2018-4955030 Tesco, a UK-based retailer, has announced that it will use cocoa from Rainforest Alliance Certified sources for its own label chocolate products sold in UK by the end of 2018. Tue, 19 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Wrigley's Expands its Yorkville Confectionery Manufacturing Facility in Illinois http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/projects/wrigleys-expands-yorkville-confectionery-manufacturing-facility-illinois/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/projects/wrigleys-expands-yorkville-confectionery-manufacturing-facility-illinois/ Mars subsidiary Wm Wrigley Jr. Company opened a new 145,000ft² Skittles production line at its existing confectionery manufacturing facility in Yorkville, Illinois. Tue, 19 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT Maple Leaf Foods to upgrade Manitoba facility with $35m investment http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsmaple-leaf-foods-to-upgrade-manitoba-facility-with-35m-investment-4954579 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsmaple-leaf-foods-to-upgrade-manitoba-facility-with-35m-investment-4954579 Maple Leaf Foods, a Canadian meat processing company, plans to invest $35m to upgrade its facility in Winnipeg, Manitoba. 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