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 Prioclave's Longest-Serving Service Engineer Celebrates 25th Working Anniversary http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/priorclave-sterilisers/pressservice-engineer-anniversary.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/priorclave-sterilisers/pressservice-engineer-anniversary.html Priorclave celebrates its service manager Ranjit Rai's 25th working anniversary. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:22:00 GMT Facts and Figures from HI China http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/tba/facts-and-figures-from-hi-china/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/tba/facts-and-figures-from-hi-china/ This whitepaper features facts and figures from last year's HI China event, which took place from 21 June to 23 June, 2016. Considered a huge success, HI China, HNC, CPhI China, and NEX together attracted more than 3,500 exhibitors. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:54:00 GMT Meet Health Ingredient Industry Professionals http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/tba/health/presshealth-ingredient-industry-professionals.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/tba/health/presshealth-ingredient-industry-professionals.html With a population of more than 1.3 billion people, China has one of the world's largest food and beverage markets. The health market has also seen growth in recent years due to rising income, an ageing population, and a rise in food safety consumers. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:37:00 GMT Effects of Alternate Mobile Phases on OMNISEC Performance http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/size-reduction/effects-of-alternate-mobile-phases-on-omnisec-performance/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/size-reduction/effects-of-alternate-mobile-phases-on-omnisec-performance/ Gel permeation chromatography (GPC), or size-exclusion chromatography (SEC), is a technique for the characterisation of a wide variety of macromolecules. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:05:00 GMT Quick and Easy Pasteurisation Verification Testing http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/hygiena/press-pasteurisation-verification-testing.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/hygiena/press-pasteurisation-verification-testing.html Milk pasteurisation efficacy is typically monitored by checking for the presence of alkaline phosphatase (ALP), ensuring the product is safe for consumption. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT OK Foods recalls certain chicken products in US http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsok-foods-recalls-certain-chicken-products-in-us-5771792 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsok-foods-recalls-certain-chicken-products-in-us-5771792 US-based OK Foods has started recalling nearly one million pounds of breaded chicken due to possible metal contamination. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT DTS Food Assurance-Inspection and Certification Services for Food Products http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/dts-food/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/dts-food/ DTS specialises in testing services to food manufacturing industries such as the meat, dairy, confectionery and beverage sectors. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Ajinomoto acquires sales rights of Mankai in Japan http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsajinomoto-acquires-sales-rights-of-mankai-in-japan-5771761 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsajinomoto-acquires-sales-rights-of-mankai-in-japan-5771761 Japanese food company Ajinomoto has entered an agreement with Israeli venture firm Hinoman to close a contract by investing $15m in the latter, as well as acquire exclusive sales rights of its high-protein Mankai plant material in Japan. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Inventure Foods sells Fresh Frozen Foods to The Pictsweet Company http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsinventure-foods-sells-fresh-frozen-foods-to-the-pictsweet-company-5771782 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsinventure-foods-sells-fresh-frozen-foods-to-the-pictsweet-company-5771782 Speciality food manufacturer and marketer Inventure Foods has sold its Fresh Frozen Foods to US-based frozen vegetable distributor The Pictsweet Company for approximately $23.7m. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Salmonella Testing Made Fast, Convenient and Accurate http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/hygiena/presssalmonella-testing.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/hygiena/presssalmonella-testing.html As salmonella bacteria are the most commonly reported cause of foodborne illnesses, never has testing been so important. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:40:00 GMT EBRD and FINTECC to fund Agrofusion expansion in Ukraine http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsebrd-and-fintecc-to-fund-agrofusion-expansion-in-ukraine-5771035 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsebrd-and-fintecc-to-fund-agrofusion-expansion-in-ukraine-5771035 The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will be providing a $15m loan to Ukrainian tomato paste producer Agrofusion to expand its tomato farming and processing activities, as well as improve irrigation and plastic waste treatment … Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Haribo Group to build new manufacturing facility in Wisconsin, US http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsharibo-group-to-build-new-manufacturing-facility-in-wisconsin-us-5771028 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsharibo-group-to-build-new-manufacturing-facility-in-wisconsin-us-5771028 US-based confectionery company Haribo is to construct a manufacturing facility in Kenosha County, Wisconsin. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Bonduelle, Eurofins Scientific http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-bonduelle-eurofins-scientific-5769547 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-bonduelle-eurofins-scientific-5769547 Bonduelle has acquired Ready Pac Foods for $409m by purchasing the entire common stock of the latter. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Health Ingredients China-International Food and Beverage Ingredients Event Organised by UBM, UBM SinoExpo, and CCCMHPIE http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/tba/health/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/tba/health/ Health Ingredients China (HI China) is an international tradeshow for the food technology, beverage, and health industries, showcasing a wide range of exhibits. It features topics such as food and pharmaceutical ingredients, dietary supplements, and … Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT apetito to invest £31m in food manufacturing facility http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsapetito-to-invest-31m-in-food-manufacturing-facility-5771022 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsapetito-to-invest-31m-in-food-manufacturing-facility-5771022 Wiltshire Farm Foods owner apetito is planning to invest £31m in its food manufacturing business based in the South-West UK. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: F&N Treasury, Joy Wing Mau, Tate & Lyle http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-fn-treasury-joy-wing-mau-tate-lyle-5769539 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-fn-treasury-joy-wing-mau-tate-lyle-5769539 Fraser and Neave subsidiary F&N Treasury intends to raise C$160m ($114.09m) through private placement of notes in order to fund its working capital and capex requirements, as well as repay part of debts owed by the parent company, its affiliates and … Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Vinegar Fermentation Monitoring and Control By Using a Gas Analyser System http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/vinegar-fermentation-monitoring-control-gas-analyser-system/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/vinegar-fermentation-monitoring-control-gas-analyser-system/ Semi-continuous vinegar fermentation systems depend on steadily available alcohol in the mash, otherwise the fermentation comes to a halt. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:47:00 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. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:46:00 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, 23 Mar 2017 16:45:00 GMT Improved Hygiene Standards Achieved for Animal Care and Brand Protection http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/hygiena/pressimproved-hygiene-standards.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/hygiena/pressimproved-hygiene-standards.html Everyone expects the highest standards of hygiene to be implemented in any healthcare setting, and the protection of patients, pet owners and staff within veterinary clinics is no different. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:44:00 GMT