Food Processing Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the 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 Symington’s acquires Tanfield Foods http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newssymingtons-acquires-tanfield-foods-4411959 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newssymingtons-acquires-tanfield-foods-4411959 Manufacturer of innovative meals and specialist nutrition products, Tanfield Foods, has been acquired by UK-based Symington’s. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Fonterra joins hands with MFAT to enhance dairy production in developing countries http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsfonterra-joins-hands-mfat-enhance-dairy-production-developing-countries-4411641 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsfonterra-joins-hands-mfat-enhance-dairy-production-developing-countries-4411641 New Zealand-based co-operative dairy Fonterra will be working together with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) to help developing countries increase their dairy nutrition knowledge. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT EBRD grants €3m loan to Vitaminka for modernisation http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsebrd-grants-3m-loan-to-vitaminka-for-modernisation-4410206 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsebrd-grants-3m-loan-to-vitaminka-for-modernisation-4410206 The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing a loan of around €3m to Vitaminka, a leading Macedonian agribusiness company. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Taiwan Government sets-up new food safety office http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newstaiwan-government-sets-up-new-food-safety-office-following-numerous-scandals-4410142 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newstaiwan-government-sets-up-new-food-safety-office-following-numerous-scandals-4410142 The Taiwanese Government is launching a new food safety office, which will begin operations this week in response to the recent cooking oil scandal. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT TOMRA Launches the Falcon: the Cost-Effective Pre-Sorter for the Fresh Cut Industry http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/bestnv/presstomra-falcon-pre-sorter.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/bestnv/presstomra-falcon-pre-sorter.html TOMRA is proud to launch the Falcon, a cost-effective pre-sorter machine for the fresh cut industry. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:09:00 GMT Arla Foods to acquire Falbygdens Ost http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsarla-foods-to-acquire-falbygdens-ost-4408202 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsarla-foods-to-acquire-falbygdens-ost-4408202 Sweden-based food cooperative Arla Foods is acquiring cheese company Falbygdens Ost from food company Atria Scandinavia for an undisclosed amount. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Xergi to build plant that uses food waste to produce energy http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsxergi-build-plant-food-waste-produce-energy-4407966 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsxergi-build-plant-food-waste-produce-energy-4407966 Xergi has been appointed to build and operate Willen Biogas's new 27,000tpa waste-to-energy plant in Enfield, north London. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Abbott unveils nutrition manufacturing plant in Gujarat http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsabbott-unveils-nutrition-manufacturing-plant-gujarat-4406796 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsabbott-unveils-nutrition-manufacturing-plant-gujarat-4406796 US-based Abbott has opened a new nutrition manufacturing plant in Jhagadia, Gujarat, which is its biggest investment in India to date. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT SCR and Nestle open dairy farm institute in China http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsscr-nestle-open-dairy-farm-institute-china-4407520 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsscr-nestle-open-dairy-farm-institute-china-4407520 Cattle management and monitoring systems provider SCR Engineers is collaborating with Nestle to set up the Nestle Dairy Farming Institute (DFI) in China. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Out of Hours: Nuts and nibbles http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/features/featureout-of-hours-4406154/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/features/featureout-of-hours-4406154/ As the boundaries between ‘conventional’ mealtimes blur due to increasing hectic schedules, nutritious snacking throughout the day has become more common. Sonia Sharma explores this new nibble wave Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:27:00 GMT TOMRA to Showcase Three-Way Optical Sorter at US Food Production Trade Fair http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/bestnv/presstomra-to-showcase-three-way-optical-sorter-at-us-food-production-trade-fair.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/bestnv/presstomra-to-showcase-three-way-optical-sorter-at-us-food-production-trade-fair.html TOMRA Sorting is set to showcase its Halo 500 three-way optical sorter at the largest trade conference and exhibition in the western-world for the fresh food produce industry, PMA Fresh Summit 2014. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:55:00 GMT Welcome to Emsland Group: Food that Simply Tastes Better http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/welcome-emsland-group-food/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/welcome-emsland-group-food/ 'Using nature to create' is the guiding principle that characterises the company philosophy behind the Emsland Group. Harvested raw materials are processed into innovative trendsetting quality products in tune with nature. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:06:00 GMT New Health Opportunities with Waxy Winter Barley-Based Flour Emglucan® http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/-waxy-winter-barley-based-flour-emglucan/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/-waxy-winter-barley-based-flour-emglucan/ Emglucan® is our new waxy winter barley-based flour that can be used in snacks and coatings, amongst many other applications. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:05:00 GMT New Clean Label Product Range from Emsland Group: Empure® http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/-empure-clean-label-range/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/-empure-clean-label-range/ Empure® is a clean-label starch which offers the properties and functionalities of a chemically modified starch. It is available in potato- and pea-based variants. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:05:00 GMT Emsland-Stärke Application Improvements - Quality, Variety, Versatility http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/quality-variety-versatility/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/quality-variety-versatility/ Emsland-Stärke is a leading manufacturer of potato starch, refined starch products, proteins and fibres, and potato flakes and granules. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:04:00 GMT Empure® - Clean Up Your Labels http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/-empure-clean-up-your-labels/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/-empure-clean-up-your-labels/ The trend for label-friendly products continues to grow and is playing an increasingly important role in the purchase decisions of consumers. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:04:00 GMT Emcheese-Mor® - Ready to Serve Your Cheese Development Needs http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/-emcheese-mor-for-cheese-development/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/-emcheese-mor-for-cheese-development/ All Emcheese-Mor® varieties enhance flow when the analogue is hot and ensure excellent firmness characteristics when cooled during processing. They enhance efficiency and impart superior flow through all stages of cheese analogue processing. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:03:00 GMT Embalance® - The Next Potato Generation http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/-embalance-next-potato-generation/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/-embalance-next-potato-generation/ As a leading manufacturer of potato flakes and granules, the Emsland Group is stepping up its research and development activities more and more in this field. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:02:00 GMT Symrise opens new vanilla processing plant in Madagascar http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newssymrise-opens-new-vanilla-processing-plant-in-madagascar-4405298 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newssymrise-opens-new-vanilla-processing-plant-in-madagascar-4405298 Symrise has opened a vanilla extraction facility with the aim of sustainable production in Madagascar for around €3m. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT WHO study warns of health dangers with rising energy drinks consumption http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newswho-study-warns-of-health-dangers-with-rising-energy-drinks-consumption-4405847 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newswho-study-warns-of-health-dangers-with-rising-energy-drinks-consumption-4405847 A study by the World Health Organisation Regional Office for Europe has warned of dangerous health consequences in children and adolescents from increasing consumption of energy drinks. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT