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 Munters ML Plus http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/freezers/munters-mlplus/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/freezers/munters-mlplus/ The ML Plus concept is a compact standardised standalone dehumidification system with incorporated temperature and humidity control. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:00:00 GMT Characterisation of Nebulisers Used to Understand Drug delivery http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/size-reduction/malvern-food-processing2/presscharacterisation-nebuliers-drug-delivery.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/size-reduction/malvern-food-processing2/presscharacterisation-nebuliers-drug-delivery.html Malvern has announced it will be hosting a webinar about the use of laser diffraction as a technique in characterising nebulisers and how it is helpful in understanding the delivery of the drug product. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:30:00 GMT Innovative Processing Company Flavourtech Looking For New Research and Development (R+D) Manager http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/sterilisation/flavourtech/pressflavourtech-looking-new-rd-manager.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/sterilisation/flavourtech/pressflavourtech-looking-new-rd-manager.html Based in Griffith, NSW, Australia, Flavourtech manufactures high technology process equipment for the food and beverage industries. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 10:03:00 GMT Continuous Processing of Ready To Drink Tea and Coffee Beverages http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/sterilisation/continuous-processing-tea-coffee-beverages/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/sterilisation/continuous-processing-tea-coffee-beverages/ The convenience and availability of Ready To Drink (RTD) tea and coffee is consistent with the changing lifestyle of consumers worldwide. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 08:52:00 GMT Ebro foods takes over organic food company Vegetalia http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsebro-takes-over-vegetalia-5721591 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsebro-takes-over-vegetalia-5721591 Spanish food company Ebro has acquired Vegetalia and Corporacio Alimentaria Satoki (jointly Vegetalia) from its founding shareholder through its French subsidiary Alimentation Sante. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Fonterra develops new butter product http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsfonterra-develops-new-butter-product-5721947 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsfonterra-develops-new-butter-product-5721947 Fonterra’s research and development centre and its global NZMP ingredients business have developed a new white butter product. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT TORNADO® Rotary Lobe Pumps http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/tornado-rotary-pumps/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/tornado-rotary-pumps/ The NETZSCH TORNADO® is a valveless, self-priming, positive displacement pump that can be optimally customised to meet specific process and application requirements. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Applied Food Sciences opens new innovation centre http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsapplied-food-sciences-opens-innovation-center-in-us-5721574 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsapplied-food-sciences-opens-innovation-center-in-us-5721574 US-based ingredient supplier Applied Food Sciences (AFS) has opened its new Midwest-based Innovation Center in Iowa City, Iowa. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT San Francisco Equity Partners acquires major stake in Red Monkey Foods http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newssan-francisco-equity-partners-acquires-major-stake-in-red-monkey-foods-5720768 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newssan-francisco-equity-partners-acquires-major-stake-in-red-monkey-foods-5720768 US-based private equity firm San Francisco Equity Partners (SFEP) has acquired a major stake in Red Monkey Foods, an organic spices and seasonings company. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Cherkizovo’s Meat Processing Plant http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/projects/cherkizovos-meat-processing-plant/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/projects/cherkizovos-meat-processing-plant/ One of the leading processed meat and animal feed producers in Russia Cherkizovo Group began the construction of a new meat processing plant in November 2016. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Bega Cheese to acquire Mondelez grocery business in Australia and New Zealand http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsbega-cheese-to-acquire-mondelz-grocery-business-in-australia-and-new-zealand-5720778 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsbega-cheese-to-acquire-mondelz-grocery-business-in-australia-and-new-zealand-5720778 Global snacking company Mondelēz International has entered an agreement with Bega Cheese to sell most of its grocery business in Australia and New Zealand for A$460m ($347m). Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Mazza Innovation, Buhler, Loulis Mills http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-mazza-innovation-buhler-loulis-mills-5719984 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-mazza-innovation-buhler-loulis-mills-5719984 Plant extract producer Mazza Innovation will receive a C$1.1m ($841,395) investment from the Canadian Government, under the five-year Growing Forward 2 AgriInnovation Program. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT M&As this week: O’Brien Fine Foods, Hochland SE http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-obrien-fine-foods-hochland-se-5720928 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-obrien-fine-foods-hochland-se-5720928 O’Brien Fine Foods has announced its decision to acquire cooked meats plant operator Faughan Foods from Hogan's Farm for €5m ($5.32m). Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT The Ideal Fermenter http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/ideal-fermenter/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/ideal-fermenter/ The ideal fermenter maintains optimal conditions for the fermentation substrate, microorganisms and a quality end product. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:02:00 GMT Munters Case Study: Cold Storage and Holding Area Improvement at Chester Wholesale Meats http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/freezers/munters-case-study-chester-wholesale-meats/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/freezers/munters-case-study-chester-wholesale-meats/ Chester Wholesale Meat was founded some 25 years ago, and has grown to provide packaged and processed meat and poultry products to markets across the nation. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:02:00 GMT Cutting-Edge Pumping and Mixing Solutions for the Food Processing Industry http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/cutting-edge-pumping-mixing-solutions/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/cutting-edge-pumping-mixing-solutions/ Sulzer's global delivery and customer service network, which includes a network of advanced service and parts processing centres, provides qualified services for the entire product lifecycle. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:01:00 GMT Goodman Fielder plans to close certain production units http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsgoodman-fielder-plans-to-close-certain-production-units-5719869 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsgoodman-fielder-plans-to-close-certain-production-units-5719869 Australian food manufacturer Goodman Fielder intends to implement changes in its baking business as part of its strategy to optimise its network to compete effectively across Australia. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Emmi agrees to take over Italian Fresh Foods http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsemmi-to-take-over-italian-fresh-foods-5719915 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsemmi-to-take-over-italian-fresh-foods-5719915 Swiss dairy company Emmi has agreed to purchase dessert manufacturer Italian Fresh Foods (IFF) for an undisclosed amount. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT AdvancePierre Foods launches secondary offering http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsadvancepierre-foods-launches-secondary-offering-5719859 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsadvancepierre-foods-launches-secondary-offering-5719859 US-based sandwich producer and distributor AdvancePierre Foods has announced that some of its stockholders intend to sell 12.5 million shares of its common stock in an underwritten secondary offering. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Nestlé to build new manufacturing facility in Sri Lanka http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsnestl-to-build-new-manufacturing-facility-in-sri-lanka-5719073 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsnestl-to-build-new-manufacturing-facility-in-sri-lanka-5719073 Global food company Nestlé has started construction of its new manufacturing facility at Pannala, Kurunegala, Sri Lanka. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT