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Mars to remove artificial colours from food products
08 February, 2016
US-based company Mars has announced it will stop using artificial colours in its food...
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Yogurt company Chobani rejects purchase offer from PepsiCo Monday, February 08, 2016 Greek yogurt manufacturer Chobani has rejected PepsiCo's bid to purchase a majority...

BRF completes £34m acquisition of Universal Meats Friday, February 05, 2016 Brazilian food company BRF has acquired Kent-based food manufacturer Universal Meats for £34m ($49.5m) for expansion in the global...

Nestlé to acquire remaining stake in Osem for $840m Friday, February 05, 2016 Nestlé will acquire the remaining 36.32% stake it does not own from Israel-based listed food company Osem for...

AB Agri enters alternative proteins market with acquisition of AgroKorn Thursday, February 04, 2016 AB Agri, a UK-based animal nutrition and agricultural services company has acquired animal feed business AgroKorn in...

Emmi to acquire 60% stake in Bettinehoeve Thursday, February 04, 2016 Emmi will purchase a 60% stake in Netherlands-based goat's cheese manufacturer Bettinehoeve to strengthen its business in the growing market of goat's milk...

Norwegian Seafood Council develops online platform with information on cod Wednesday, February 03, 2016 The Norwegian Seafood Council (NSC), along with its new Cod Academy content hub, has developed a platform to provide a central resource for online information on Norwegian...

Total Produce acquires 65% stake in Progressive Produce Wednesday, February 03, 2016 Fresh produce company Total Produce has acquired a 65% equity stake in California-based company Progressive...

OSI opposes Shanghai court verdict in meat scandal Tuesday, February 02, 2016 OSI Group has challenged a verdict by the Chinese court, which accused the US food processing company to have sold inferior and outdated meat products to fast food chains in...

TreeHouse Foods completes acquisition of ConAgra Foods’ private brands for $2.7bn Tuesday, February 02, 2016 US-based TreeHouse Foods has completed the acquisition of the private brands operations of ConAgra Foods for $2.7bn in...

Frutarom acquires Wiberg for $130m Monday, February 01, 2016 Israel-based Frutarom Industries has completed its acquisition of Wiberg for approximately...

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Novitool Aero Portable Splice Press Featured at IPPE 2016 Monday, February 08, 2016 by Flexco Flexco has introduced the Novitool Aero portable splice...

Ergot Alkaloids: An Increasing Threat to Feed Safety Friday, February 05, 2016 by Randox Food Diagnostics Ergot alkaloids have existed as long as crops have been grown, although recognition of the detrimental effects the mycotoxin has on feed and affected animals were not fully explored until...

Flexco Introduces the FGP Food Grade Precleaner Wednesday, February 03, 2016 by Flexco Flexco is proud to introduce the FGP Food Grade Precleaner to its line of light-duty belt conveyor products....

Approved Bread Volume Method for Fast and Accurate Analysis Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Perten Instruments Perten Instruments has announced that a new method for determining bread volume was approved by the American Association of Cereal Chemists International (AACCI)....

Process NIR Sensor Using Modern Diode Array Technology Friday, January 22, 2016 by Perten Instruments DA 7440 is a new type of process NIR sensor for over-belt placement, which uses advanced diode array technology to measure accurately as recipes, ingredients or process conditions...

Russell Finex Releases Range of High Capacity Self-Cleaning Filters Friday, January 22, 2016 by Russell Finex A new range of high capacity self-cleaning filters, designed to provide high volume and continuous production, has been added to the award-winning, high performance self cleaning Russell Eco...

Unified Brand Drives TOMRA Sorting Food Thursday, January 21, 2016 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Food has reached an important milestone in its...

Sieving Solution for Raw Tea Manufacturer Case Study Monday, January 04, 2016 by Russell Finex Clipper Teas is a leading manufacturer of green, white and black teas who produce 7,000kg - 8,000kg of tea per...

Weighing Terminal Receives OIML Certification Wednesday, December 16, 2015 by Eilersen Eilersen's digital weighing terminal type 5024G is OIML certified in accordance with OIML R76:2006 and requirements for the non-automatic weighing instrument of EC Council Directive...

Enerquip Partners with New Distributor Affiliated Steam & Hot Water Monday, December 14, 2015 by Enerquip LLC Enerquip has added Affiliated Steam & Hot Water to its team of distributors and manufacturer representatives to meet its plans for continued...

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