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Arla Foods bids for Arab Dairy to boost growth outside Europe
12 September, 2014
Arla Foods has made an outline bid of EGP65 a share for Egypt-based Arab Dairy Products, as it looks to expand its presence outside...
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F Smales & Son leases facility in Stoke-on-Trent
Friday, September 12, 2014 UK-based fish supplier F Smales & Son has leased a 6,000ft² unit from property company and regeneration specialist Langtree at the City Park Trading Estate site in...

Indonesia invests $2.7bn in palm oil industry between 2012-14
Thursday, September 11, 2014 Indonesia, which is considered to be the world’s largest palm oil producer, has invested about $2.7bn in the industry between 2012 and 2014, according to the Indonesian...

La Moderna to set up pasta processing plant in Cleburne
Thursday, September 11, 2014 Mexico-based food company La Moderna is building a new plant in Cleburne that could potentially create hundreds of jobs in the...

General Mills acquires Annie’s for $820m
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 US-based General Mills will acquire Annie’s, a producer of branded organic and natural food products, for an estimated...

UK to establish food police unit
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 An independent report by Professor Chris Elliott from Queen’s University Belfast, suggesting that the UK needs a special food police unit to look into crime in the food industry, has...

Singapore to conduct survey to study food wastage
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 As part of its efforts to curb the growing amount of food waste in Singapore, the National Environment Agency (NEA) will undertake a survey to study how Singaporeans shop for, eat, cook and...

Starbucks trials coconut milk in selected US outlets
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 American coffeehouse chain Starbucks is testing coconut milk in stores across Los Angeles, Cleveland and Oregon as an alternative to traditional dairy...

AAK to invest $56.34m in China factory
Monday, September 08, 2014 Sweden-based producer of high value-added speciality vegetable oils and fats solutions AAK will construct a speciality and semi-speciality edible oils factory in...

Oil company owner in Taiwan arrested for selling tainted oil to 900 restaurants
Monday, September 08, 2014 The owner of an illegal factory in southern Pingtung county in Taiwan has been detained following a food safety scare over recycled cooking oil that, according to the Food and Drug...

English food and drink industry poised to create 66,942 new jobs in five years: Lloyds study
Friday, September 05, 2014 A new study by Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking has revealed that food and drink sector firms in England plan to create as many as 66,942 new jobs over the next five...


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TOMRA Sorting Head Pleased by This Year's First-Half Growth
Friday, September 12, 2014 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting executive vice president and head of sorting Dr Volker Rehrmann advised that the sorting business achieved order intake in the first-half of this year well above that in the...

Ishida Europe at Cibus Tec Exhibition
Thursday, September 11, 2014 by Ishida Europe Ishida Europe will showcase a number of its weighing and quality control solutions for a wide variety of applications at the Cibus Tec exhibition from its Italian/Swiss distributor Itech at...

Anton Paar Celebrates Craft Beer
Thursday, September 11, 2014 by Anton Paar Following decades of dedication to creating craft beer, Anton Paar has become the world's first address for the finest craft beers...

Alcohol Measurement in Microdistilleries
Thursday, September 11, 2014 by Anton Paar Checking the alcohol concentration is part of the daily routine in small...

Cambridge Metal Conveyor Belts Certified as Halal
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 by Cambridge Engineered Solutions Cambridge Engineered Solutions, the world's largest manufacturer of metal conveyor belts, announced that all its products have been certified as halal, permissible by Islamic dietary laws, by...

Cambridge Engineered Solutions Expands Operations to Five Countries
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 by Cambridge Engineered Solutions The world's largest manufacturer of metal conveyor belts Cambridge Engineered Solutions announced its first Russian partner, a new Middle East representative and plans to debut new products...

Ishida X-ray Provides Extra Security for Bottled Baby Milk
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 by Ishida Europe One of France's largest milk producers is inspecting ten million polypropylene bottles of infant formula a year using the new Ishida IX-GA-B3043 X-ray inspection...

Testo Saveris 2 Cloud-based Temperature and Humidity Monitoring
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 by Testo The Testo Saveris 2 system, developed by Testo's measurement technology specialists in Germany's Black Forest, enables users to monitor temperature and humidity levels easily, anytime and...

TOMRA Unveils German Language Website
Monday, September 01, 2014 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting, the worldwide leader in sensor-based sorting solutions, has announced its first step in producing a direct worldwide customer-friendly website with the unveiling of its new...

Jenkins Labels Set to Exhibit at Foodtech Packtech
Monday, September 01, 2014 by Jenkins Labels Leading New Zealand-based labelling supplier Jenkins Labels is set to exhibit its products at Foodtech Packtech on 23 September to 25...


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