As the pre-packed food sector grows and consumers become more clued-up on food-related...
Ruiz Food recalls of 55,013lb NRTE breakfast burrito products
US-based Ruiz Food Products is recalling nearly 55,013lb of frozen, not ready-to-eat (NRTE) breakfast burrito products containing eggs, sausage, and cheese products due to possible foreign matter contamination.
Cooling Tunnel Solution for Confectionery Products
The vast majority of confectionery products are cooled in a tunnel during production. During this cooling process, condensation may occur causing sticking, crystallisation and discolouration of products.
BFY Brands acquired by PepsiCo for Frito-Lay North America
Global food and beverage company PepsiCo has signed an agreement to acquire the US-based PopCorners snacks manufacturer BFY Brands.
Voortman Cookies acquired by Hostess Brands for $320m
Hostess Brands has signed an agreement to acquire cookies and wafers manufacturer Voortman Cookies from Swander Pace Capital for nearly $320m in cash.
Avara Foods invests in Hereford facility to increase production capacity
Avara Foods, UK, has made an investment in its manufacturing facility located in Hereford, England, to improve production capabilities.
Blue Grass recalls pork and turkey products over misbranding
Blue Grass Quality Meats, US, is recalling 121, 083lb of pork, bacon and ready-to-eat (RTE) turkey products over misbranding and the presence of undeclared allergens.
European Parliament approves increase in US beef imports
US producers will be able to export more beef to the European Union (EU) after the European Parliament approved an increase in US beef imports.
La Coop fédérée acquisition of F. Ménard approved by Canada
La Coop fédérée, Canada, and its divisions Olymel and Sollio Agriculture have acquired all the assets of Ange-Gardien company F. Ménard.
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