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Report says food waste reductions may save $300bn per year
27 February, 2015
A new report by the Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP) has revealed that the reduction in consumer food waste may save between $120bn and $300bn a year by 2030....
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Study says common ingredients in packaged food may promote inflammatory diseases
Friday, February 27, 2015 A study has revealed that common ingredients in packaged food may promote several chronic inflammatory diseases....

Bon Appetit acquires Dairy Bell to save it from closure
Thursday, February 26, 2015 Gelato maker Bon Appetit Australia paid an undisclosed amount to acquire ice-cream maker Dairy Bell, its recipes and five of its shops in Melbourne to prevent the company from closing....

KFC to launch edible coffee cups in UK
Thursday, February 26, 2015 KFC is to start using edible cups made from a wafer coated in sugar paper and lined with a heat-resistant white chocolate to serve its coffee in the UK outlets....

London’s LGC develops meat mixture reference materials to prevent food fraud
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 London-based life sciences measurement and testing company LGC is to put six new meat mixture reference materials on sale with the aim of controlling food fraud....

UN launches new technique for smoking fish in West Africa
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 The United Nations has launched a newly developed fish drying technology in West Africa that is helping the region improve food quality and boost food safety....

Caramel colouring in soda could increase cancer risk, says study
Monday, February 23, 2015 A new study has found that ingredients used to manufacture cola contain high levels of 4-methylimidazole (4-MEI), which can cause cancer....

US health panel recommends diet rich in plants, fruits and grains
Friday, February 20, 2015 A US panel has suggested that Americans should eat a diet rich in plants, fruits and grains as it is healthier and has a lower impact on the environment....

WHO develops nutrient profiling model to curb child obesity
Friday, February 20, 2015 The World Health Organisation (WHO) has developed a model for food nutrient profiling to help countries classify foods based on their nutritional composition to reduce childhood obesity....

Hershey commits transition to simpler ingredients in products
Thursday, February 19, 2015 Hershey is committing to use simpler ingredients in its chocolate products amid growing concerns from Americans about the quality of products they are consuming....

Interpol-Europol operation leads to seizure of 2,500t of fake food and drink
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 A joint operation between Interpol and Europol has seen the agencies seize thousands of tonnes of fake and sub-standard food and drink in 47 countries worldwide....


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TOMRA Advances to the Final of Prestigious European Business Awards
Friday, February 20, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA has been named as a Ruban d'Honneur recipient and one of ten finalists now being considered for the 2014-15 European Business Awards in the category 'The Business of the Year with Turnover...

TOMRA Announces Launch of Chinese-Language Website
Monday, February 16, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Food is pleased to announce the availability of the Chinese language version of its website, the newest addition in TOMRA's effort to be closer to the customer and to serve them...

Quiz the TOMRA Sorting Food Team at Pack Expo EAST 2015
Friday, February 06, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food Visitors at Pack Expo EAST 2015 will have the chance to question TOMRA Sorting Food employees about their broad portfolio of cutting-edge sorting and peeling equipment, later this...

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. ...


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