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Michigan to get $255.7m pork processing plant
18 December, 2014
The Coldwater township in Michigan will soon get a new Clemens Food Group pork processing plant that is expected to generate around $255.7m in total capital, creating 810 new jobs....
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Half of pizzas sold in the UK exceed daily salt limit, says survey
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 A survey performed by the Consensus Action on Salt and Health (CASH) and World Action on Salt and Health (WASH) has revealed that pizzas from supermarkets, restaurants and takeaways exceed...

Taiwan FDA finds banned dye in dried tofu
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 Taiwan’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has found traces of banned industrial dyes in several dried tofu products, months after the country's cooking oil scandal. ...

EU to review proposed merger between Mondelez and DE Master Blenders
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 The European Commission (EC) is to initiate an in-depth investigation to examine a proposed joint venture between Netherlands-based coffee manufacturers Douwe Egberts Master Blenders 1753...

EFSA organises consultation to discuss effects of acrylamide in food
Monday, December 15, 2014 Scientists from the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) have met to discuss acrylamide in food, a contaminant that forms in starchy foods as a result of high-temperature processing,...

Scotland decreases salt, fat and calories content in food products
Monday, December 15, 2014 Scotland's bakers, butchers and other small and medium-sized food producers have reduced salt, fat and calories in their products, as a part of a partnership between industry and the...

New food labelling rules to come into effect in Europe
Friday, December 12, 2014 New European food labelling rules are coming into effect this week will help consumers have accurate and comprehensive information on food content....

Scotland gets first Centre for Food Development & Innovation
Friday, December 12, 2014 Scotland's first Centre for Food Development & Innovation has opened at Queen Margaret University (QMU), Edinburgh....

Cargill contemplates $1bn investment in Indonesia
Thursday, December 11, 2014 American agricultural and industrial conglomerate Cargill is planning to invest around $1bn in Indonesia over the next three to four years, with special focus on the poultry sector....

Monogram Food Solutions to invest $36.475m to expand in Virginia
Thursday, December 11, 2014 Memphis-based manufacturer of value-added processed meats, Monogram Food Solutions, will invest $36.475m in expanding its meat snacks production operation in Virginia....

Indian health ministry invites suggestions on $282m food safety schemes
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 India's Health and Family Welfare Ministry has recently issued a notice inviting suggestions on two schemes under the Food Safety Standards Regulations (FSSR) 2011, estimated at Rs1,750cr...


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Press Releases

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®...

New Autoclave Product Guide from Priorclave
Thursday, December 18, 2014 by Priorclave Priorclave has announced the release of its latest 16-page brochure for laboratory managers that are undecided on the best autoclave for their next...

400-Year-Old Aniseed Drop Sweets Get Modern Weighing Treatment
Thursday, December 11, 2014 by Ishida Europe Popular 400-year-old aniseed flavour sweets are now being weighed quicker and more accurately using an Ishida linear multihead...

TOMRA Sorting Food to Demonstrate Two Sorting Machines at Almond Conference
Monday, December 01, 2014 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Food will showcase two sorting machines to almond growers and processors at this year's Almond...

Anton Paar Releases New Alcohol Measurement Devices for Microdistilleries
Monday, November 24, 2014 by Anton Paar Anton Paar has released a new series of attractively priced digital alcohol meters, which will pay for themselves in a very short time, even at the smallest...

East European Food Wholesaler Expands Business Using Ishida Weigher
Monday, November 24, 2014 by Ishida Europe Germany-based East European food wholesaler Monolith Fleisch und Teigwaren now uses Ishida mulithead weighing technology, enabling the company to substantially increase its output and embark on...

TOMRA's New Modus Size Grader to be Unveiled at INTERPOM Exhibition
Friday, November 21, 2014 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Food is set to unveil its latest Modus size grader at INTERPOM | PRIMEURS (booth 110) in Kortrijk Xpo, Belgium, from 23-25...

TOMRA to Demonstrate New User Interface for Halo Optical Sorter at Interpom
Friday, November 21, 2014 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Food will showcase its brand new user interface design for the Halo optical sorter at the 17th edition of INTERPOM | PRIMEURS, taking place in Kortrijk Xpo, Belgium, from 23-25...

Perten Instruments' Grain Moisture Meter Receives Approval for Four More Countries
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Perten Instruments Perten Instruments' AM 5200 grain moisture meter has been approved for official moisture payment analysis use in Serbia, Croatia, Romania and...

Euro Pumps Introduces New Zero Downtime Exchange Program
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 by Euro Pumps Euro Pumps has introduced its new Zero Downtime Exchange Program, a maintenance offer that is open to all Euro Pumps customers, providing the following...


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