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ProSweets Cologne 2018: WACKER Showcases Process for New Chewing-Gum Shapes

22-01-2018

Munich, Jan 18, 2018 - At ProSweets Cologne 2018, WACKER is presenting a novel process for depositing sugar-free chewing gum. The trick involves producing chewing gum based on the premix CAPIVA® C in a cooking process, thereby enabling the use of standard sugar-confectionery equipment. This now makes lots of entirely new shapes of …

A Second Life for Flexible Plastic Packaging

22-01-2018

A consortium of leading technology companies presented the latest developments in The Full PE Laminate solution as well as other fully recyclable monomaterials during Circular Packaging Event at GEA technology center in Weert. (Fig. GEA) New barrier solution for fully recyclable monomaterial Düsseldorf (Germany), January 15, 2018 – …

Gold-Winning, Exciting Energy Supply Concepts

19-01-2018

The vector award for innovative and novel energy chain applications goes into the sixth round. The winners will be awarded at the 2018 Hannover Messe. (Source: igus GmbH) The vector award goes into the sixth round Have you ever wondered how energy and data can safely reach the arm of an industrial robot? Or how it is possible that STS cranes in …

Ferrero to Acquire Nestlé's U.S. Confectionary Business

18-01-2018

Ferrero Is the Third-Largest Company in the Global Chocolate Confectionary Market and this U.S. Transaction Will Strengthen its Worldwide Position Will Become Third-Largest Confectionary Company in the U.S., Reflecting Strong Commitment to Growth in a Key Strategic and Attractive Market Will Enhance Product Portfolio with Range of Iconic …

Nick Hampton Appointed Chief Executive of Tate & Lyle PLC

17-01-2018

Tate & Lyle PLC (‘Tate & Lyle’ or ‘the Company’) is pleased to announce the appointment of Nick Hampton as Chief Executive of Tate & Lyle with effect from 1 April 2018.  Nick is currently Chief Financial Officer and a Board member of Tate & Lyle.    Nick Hampton succeeds Javed Ahmed who, …

Natural Preservatives Extend Frying Oil Shelf Life

16-01-2018

Arjuna helps processors meet FSSAI standards for frying oils Kerala, India—Arjuna Naturals Extracts, Ltd., launches its natural preservative formulation for combating oxidation, thermal degradation, hydrolytic rancidity and extending the frying cycle of vegetable oils. The new, all-natural preservative formulation contains a few simple …

Olam Achieves Second RSPO Certification for Palm Plantations in Gabon

16-01-2018

New palm traceability dashboard launched, plus third party supplier mill list published Singapore, January 15, 2018 – Olam Palm Gabon (“OPG”) has reached the next milestone in its development of sustainable oil palm plantations, achieving Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (“RSPO”) certification for the Bilala palm …