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 Introducing Euro Pumps' Water-Efficient Cleaning Systems http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/food-hygiene-safety/euro-pumps/3903110251001.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/food-hygiene-safety/euro-pumps/3903110251001.html Euro Pumps designs, develops and manufactures water-efficient cleaning systems, specifically designed for abattoirs, as well as the horticulture and food processing industries. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:02:00 GMT JBS Australia acquires Primo Group for $1.45bn http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsjbs-australia-acquires-primo-group-for-145bn-4447237 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsjbs-australia-acquires-primo-group-for-145bn-4447237 JBS Australia has completed the $1.45bn acquisition of Primo Group, the largest antipodean producer of ham, bacon and small goods. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Scotland warns of losses in mackerel processing sector http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsscotland-warns-losses-mackerel-processing-sector-4446692 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsscotland-warns-losses-mackerel-processing-sector-4446692 The Scottish processing industry has warned that it might lose fish stocks to nearby countries ahead of next year's European Commission total allowable catch (TAC), which will discussed by representatives from the EU, Norway and Faroe Islands. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Japan to assist Afghanistan in strengthening food security http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsjapan-to-assist-afghanistan-in-strengthening-food-security-4445327 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsjapan-to-assist-afghanistan-in-strengthening-food-security-4445327 The Japanese Government, the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan are to work on a new project to enhance the resilience and livelihoods of Afghan livestock farmers. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Nations join forces to tackle malnutrition http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsnations-come-together-eradicate-malnutrition-4445784 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsnations-come-together-eradicate-malnutrition-4445784 More than 170 countries have come together to work towards adopting recommendations on policies and investments to help eradicate malnutrition by ensuring that all people have access to healthier and more sustainable diets. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Project Big Cow to boost Tasmania dairy industry http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsproject-big-cow-to-boost-tasmania-dairy-industry-4443876 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsproject-big-cow-to-boost-tasmania-dairy-industry-4443876 KPMG is pitching a billion dollar dairy cooperative and milk powder factory to the Chinese investors for the Tasmanian Midlands at the Tas Invest forum being held in Tasmania, Australia. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Clearfleau plant helps Nestle reduce carbon footprint http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsclearfleau-plant-helps-nestle-reduce-carbon-footprint-4444354 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsclearfleau-plant-helps-nestle-reduce-carbon-footprint-4444354 UK-based Clearfleau has revealed that its anaerobic digestion (AD) plant built for Nestle has been converting 200,000l of feedstock into renewable energy on a daily basis for the past year. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Palsgaard Emulsifiers for Bakery http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897224382001.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897224382001.html Palsgaard's emulsifiers for bakery produce improve cake volume, texture, batter stability, and shelf-life. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:56:00 GMT Palsgaard Emulsifiers for Chocolate http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897180596001.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897180596001.html Palsgaard produces non-GMO chocolate emulsifiers, including PGPR and AMP, which supplement or outperform lecithin, aiding cost-cutting and specific flow properties, while also avoiding issues such as low-fat chocolate thickening. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:56:00 GMT Palsgaard Emulsifiers and Stabilisers for Ice Cream http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897146508001.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897146508001.html Palsgaard has a range of emulsifiers and stabilisers for ice creams and low-fat ice creams to improve mouth-feel and texture properties, without compromising on premium ice cream qualities. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:55:00 GMT Palsgaard Emulsifiers for Margarines http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897188762001.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897188762001.html Palsgaard develops and produces emulsifiers for liquid margarine, table margarine, frying margarine, low-fat spreads, as well as cake and cream margarines, and puff pastry margarines. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:54:00 GMT Palsgaard Emulsifiers and Stabilisers for Mayonnaise and Dressings http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897146501001.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897146501001.html Palsgaard has a variety of emulsifiers, stabilisers and hydrocolloids to help customers improve the quality of their mayonnaise, sauces and dressings. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:53:00 GMT Palsgaard Soy Emulsifiers http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897180589001.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897180589001.html Palsgaard's emulsifier and stabiliser systems for soy products, such as soy milk, drinks and ice, improve stability, viscosity, homogeneity, mouth-feel and other properties. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:52:00 GMT Palsgaard Dairy Emulsifiers and Stabilisers http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897101788001.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3897101788001.html Palsgaard's emulsifier and stabiliser systems improve the performance of dairy products, including fat-reduced yoghurts, protein-free UHT whipping creams and heat-stable chocolate milk drinks. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:10:00 GMT MINOX Sanitary Stainless-Steel Valves, Tubes and Fittings Brochure http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/minox-brochure-2014/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/minox-brochure-2014/ MINOX specialises in sanitary stainless-steel valves, tubes and fittings for food, beverage and hygiene applications. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:45:00 GMT CAMO Software-Multivariate Data Analysis Software http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/it_solutions/camo-software/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/it_solutions/camo-software/ Advanced analytics are helping food manufacturers reduce process failures and improve yields and quality. With the need to reduce costs and improve product safety, powerful tools traditionally used b... Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:29:00 GMT Perten Instruments' Grain Moisture Meter Receives Approval for Four More Countries http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/perten/pressperten-instruments-grain-moisture-meter-receives-approval-for-four-more-countries.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/perten/pressperten-instruments-grain-moisture-meter-receives-approval-for-four-more-countries.html Perten Instruments' AM 5200 grain moisture meter has been approved for official moisture payment analysis use in Serbia, Croatia, Romania and Tunisia. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:23:00 GMT EU adopts measures to combat bird flu http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newseu-adopts-measures-to-combat-bird-flu-4442794 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newseu-adopts-measures-to-combat-bird-flu-4442794 The European Commission has adopted protective measures after cases of bird flu were reported from the UK and Netherlands. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT China-Australia sign major free trade agreement http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newschina-australia-sign-major-free-trade-agreement-4442165 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newschina-australia-sign-major-free-trade-agreement-4442165 China and Australia have entered into a free trade agreement (ChAFTA) that will offer Australian dairy farmers, winemakers and other sectors improved access to Chinese markets. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Palsgaard Global CSR Video http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3895372794001.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/ingredients/palsgaard/3895372794001.html Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is embedded within the food ingredient specialist Palsgaard. Since the company was founded it has focused on social and environmental issues in a responsible way, satisfying employees and customers, and environme Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:02:00 GMT