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Paine & Partners agrees to buy Global ID
28 September, 2016
Global private equity investment firm Paine & Partners has entered an agreement to acquire Global ID, a US-based provider of food safety and quality...
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VersaCold gets approval to export meat to China Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Canadian supply chain solutions company VersaCold has secured approval to export meat products to...

ConAgra Foods acquires three packaged foods firms Tuesday, September 27, 2016 ConAgra Foods has acquired Frontera, Red Fork and Salpica packaged foods brands from Frontera Foods and Red...

Investors urge food companies to shift from meat to plant-based sources of protein Tuesday, September 27, 2016 A coalition of 40 investors managing $1.25tn in assets has initiated a campaign to encourage 16 food companies worldwide to seek new ways to source protein for their products in order to...

Olymel to invest in pork processing plant in Quebec Monday, September 26, 2016 Canadian meat processor and distributor Olymel is planning to invest C$11m ($8.3m) in its pork processing facility in St-Henri-de-Lévis,...

Wilmar and ADM obtain approvals for Olenex JV Monday, September 26, 2016 Global food ingredients company Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) and Singapore-based agribusiness Wilmar have secured competition approvals for their agreement to market oils and fats in Europe...

Cargill partners with Japfa for poultry products in Indonesia Friday, September 23, 2016 US-based Cargill has entered a 60:40 joint venture (JV) with agri-business Japfa subsidiary So Good Food to produce and supply cooked poultry products in...

Deals this week: Xiwang Foodstuffs, COFCO Tunhe, Bundl Technologies Friday, September 23, 2016 Chinese food processor and distributor Xiwang Foodstuffs is to raise an investment through private placement of shares to fund...

M&As this week: Bell, Leroy Seafood Group Friday, September 23, 2016 Swiss meat processor and manufacturer Bell has acquired Geiser, a specialist delivery company for the food service...

PureCircle to build new processing plant to double production Friday, September 23, 2016 Malaysian natural sweetener company PureCircle has revealed plans to construct a new processing plant to increase the production capacity of stevia leaf...

Report: Male consumers offer high growth potential for Russian savoury snacks market Friday, September 23, 2016 Savoury snacks manufacturers in Russia have a new market to target in the male consumers, who represent 46% of the total population but consume less savoury snacks compared to the...

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Sulzer Expands Portfolio to Cover Clean Water Applications Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by Sulzer Traditionally focusing on the desalination and wastewater market, Sulzer has announced it will be expanding its product portfolio to cover clean water...

Sulzer Announces Additions to High-Efficiency SMD Water Pump Range Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by Sulzer Sulzer has expanded its range of state-of-the-art SMD axially split pumps to meet requirements in municipal water treatment, supply, and distribution....

Prediction of Dispersion Stability Thursday, September 08, 2016 by Malvern Instruments Most products go through a stage where different phases co-exist such as emulsions, suspensions, or dispersions....

New 400l Autoclave from Priorclave Wednesday, September 07, 2016 by Priorclave Priorclave has released a new 400l front-loading laboratory autoclave to its Q63 range of lab and research-grade steam...

MINOX to Attend Allpack Indonesia Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by MINOX MINOX will be attending Allpack Indonesia 2016 at JI Expo in Kemayoran, Jakarta,...

MINOX to Attend Propak Myanmar Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by MINOX MINOX will be attending the Propak Myanmar event at Myanmar Event Park (MEP),...

Ishida Re-designs Production Lines for Zenith's Pack House Tuesday, August 30, 2016 by Ishida Europe Ishida has acted as project manager for a complete re-design of Zenith's pack house to accommodate a fourth new production line and to make the entire operation more...

FDA Uses Malvern's Morphologi G3 system Thursday, August 18, 2016 by Malvern Instruments Malvern's Morphologi G3-ID system has been used by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to generate key data for the approval of the first generic nasal spray containing mometasone...

MINOX to Attend Vietfood & Beverage Monday, August 08, 2016 by MINOX Vietfood & Beverage will take place at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC) in Ho Chi Minh City,...

Flexco's Novitool® Aero® Splice Press Combines New Technology with Aero Recipe Management Tool to Produce Consistent Splicing Wednesday, August 03, 2016 by Flexco With state-of-the-art technology, Novitool® Aero® Splice Press uses Flexco's exclusive Aero Recipe Management Tool for consistently high-quality...

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