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First BSE case reported in Norway
30 January, 2015
The Norwegian Food Safety Authority has confirmed the country's first ever case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), in a 15-year-old cow in Nord-Trøndelag, Norway....
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US to set-up new single food safety agency
Friday, January 30, 2015 A bill has been proposed by US Congress to create a single food safety agency by combining 15 agencies, including the Food and Drug Administration and US Department of Agriculture. ...

Belgium releases guidelines on food safety of insects
Thursday, January 29, 2015 The potential risks associated with consumption of edible insects can be controlled through good hygiene and manufacturing practices during breeding and marketing, states a guide published by...

Israel's ICL Food Specialties to acquire Prolactal
Thursday, January 29, 2015 Food ingredients provider ICL’s food specialties business unit has agreed to acquire the European dairy proteins producer Prolactal and its subsidiary Rovita....

Chaucer opens new freeze-dry factory in US
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 UK-based food ingredients specialist Chaucer has opened its new, purpose-built freeze-dry factory in Portland, Oregon, US....

FDF members reduce CO2 emissions by 35%, says report
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Members of the UK's Food and Drink Federation (FDF) have reduced carbon dioxide emissions by 35% ahead of the original target set for 2020, a new report has revealed....

Bird flu detected at Foster Farms' turkey ranch
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 Avian influenza virus has been detected in a turkey ranch of Foster Farms in Stanislaus County, California, US. ...

Post Holdings to buy MOM Brands for $1.15bn
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 US cereal maker Post Holdings has agreed to buy privately held MOM Brands for around $1.15bn, boosting its branded RTE cereal, private label, and hot wheat and oatmeal portfolio....

Jollibee Foods eyes $1bn American fast-food company
Monday, January 26, 2015 Philippines-based Jollibee Foods is planning to acquire an American fast-food company with a market value of $1bn in a bid to expand its international operations....

Food redistribution up in UK, reveals Courtauld results
Friday, January 23, 2015 UK food waste prevention efforts have helped achieve redistribution of 80%, according to the first year results from the Courtauld Commitment Phase 3....

Lebanon introduces new draft law to strengthen food safety
Friday, January 23, 2015 Lebanon Parliament's joint committees have approved a new food safety draft law that aims to enhance coordination among ministers. ...


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CAMO Software Exhibiting at IFPAC 2015
Thursday, January 22, 2015 by CAMO Software CAMO Software has announced it will be exhibiting at the IFPAC annual meeting in Arlington, VA (Washington DC), US, from 25-28 January at booth...

TOMRA to Demonstrate Potato and Baby Leaves Sorting Machines at Fruit Logistica
Monday, January 19, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Food will demonstrate two of its latest sorting machines for the fresh produce sector at Fruit Logistica exhibition in...

Scanbelt Provides Plastic Modular Belting Solutions for Seafood Industry
Monday, January 19, 2015 by WA Belting Solutions Scanbelt plastic modular belting Australian distributor WA Belting Solutions is making its way into the Australian food industry nationwide with recent orders from Queensland to the Apple...

Leading Plastic Modular Belting Manufacturer and Supplier
Monday, January 19, 2015 by WA Belting Solutions Leading plastic modular belting specialist Scanbelt, along with Australian distributor WA Belting Solutions, can offer clients the best and most important outcomes for their conveying of...

TOMRA to Showcase Fat Analyser at Production and Processing Exhibition in US
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food Food sorting machines manufacturer TOMRA Sorting Food will demonstrate its popular QVision 500 fat analyser at the International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) in Atlanta, Georgia, US,...

Ishida Produces Bespoke Fish Weighing Machine
Monday, January 12, 2015 by Ishida Europe Ishida Europe has produced a bespoke fish weighing solution for Deutsche See...

GMS Represents Futura Robotica
Friday, January 09, 2015 by GMS International GMS International, your global buyer and supplier of equipment to the food industry, proudly represents Futura Robotica S.p.a in Germany, the Netherlands and United Kingdom as of January 2015. ...

TOMRA Sorting Food to Showcase Two Machines at Oregon Food Processors Exhibition
Monday, January 05, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Food will display two of its state-of-the-art sorting machines and its steam peeling XP valve at the Northwest Food Processors Association (NWFPA) Expo and Conference...

CAMO Releases Service Pack 2014 for the Unscrambler X Software
Thursday, December 18, 2014 by CAMO Software CAMO Software has announced the launch of Service Pack 2014 for its all-in-one multivariate data analysis (MVA) and Design of Experiments (DoE) software, The Unscrambler®...

AsureQuality Partners With University to Create Scholarship Programme
Thursday, December 18, 2014 by AsureQuality The China Food and Drug Administration and the New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) have partnered to create a scholarship programme for Chinese food safety...


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