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October 2018

Editor’s pickPalsgaard Makes Progression Towards Carbon-Neutrality

Sustainability, Renewable Energy

Palsgaard has activated 840 solar panels at its Dutch factory Emulsifier specialist Palsgaard has taken another step towards worldwide carbon-neutral production. The company has activated 840 solar panels at its Dutch factory, which is now completely carbon-neutral. The move is another important landmark for the company as it works to eliminate …

SIG Expands Global Partnership with Nestlé to Brazil

Partnership, Beverage, Filling

SIG has recently expanded its long term global partnership with Nestlé in another major growth market: Brazil. As a first step SIG has supplied a filling machine for 500, 750 and 1,000 ml combiblocMidi carton packs, for Nestlé Brazil’s well-loved Molico and Ninho UHT milks. Whereas, in the past, just a one litre packaging …

Tereos Opens Singapore-based R&D Centre Catering to APAC Food Sector


Mr. Philip Ho, Commercial Lead, Starch and Sweeteners, Asia Pacific, Tereos, addresses the crowd. (Credit: Tereos)  Tereos, a global leader in sugar, alcohol, starch & sweeteners, and leading provider of healthy formulations, announced today the official opening of the Tereos Asia R&D Centre, in collaboration and supported by the …

Doehler Group Acquires Majority of Nutrafood S.r.l.


Doehler Group and Nutrafood S.r.l. have reached an agreement on a strategic partnership. This transaction further complements Doehler’s range in the area of plant-based food and beverages, where the company currently provides its customers with solutions from smoothies to spoonables to beverages which enable the development of natural …

CROWN Equipment Continues SEA Expansion with New Vietnam Branch


VIETNAM (October 17, 2018) – Crown Equipment, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, has announced the opening of its new branch in Vietnam to allow businesses direct access to its first-class material handling equipment solutions, localised customer service experience, and extensive industry expertise.  The new …