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2021

Editor’s pickAAK Southeast Asia announces exclusive distribution agreement with Invita for plant-based food solutions in Australia and New Zealand

22-04-2021

AAK will collaborate with Invita through an exclusive distribution of AAK’s plant-based food solutions for Australia and New Zealand. Australia and New Zealand are two of the fastest-growing markets in the world when it comes to plant-based foods, supported by an advanced food technology as well as the countries’ eating clean and …

Authentic meat alternative: wheat-based vegan bacon

21-04-2021

This signature product from Loryma is a replication of its meaty friend Loryma, an expert of functional wheat ingredients, has developed an innovative concept for vegan bacon that perfectly replicates the sensory characteristics of its meaty counterpart. The expected mouth-feel is achieved by the wheat-based binding component Lory® Bind, …

Siemens and Google Cloud to cooperate on AI-based solutions in manufacturing

20-04-2021

The new cooperation between Google Cloud and Siemens aims to enable the scaled deployment of AI-based solutions for industrial manufacturing and simplify the deployment of artificial intelligence, leading to employee empowerment and rise in overall quality. Industrial automation and software technology leader Google Cloud and Siemens have …

Dynafill just keeps getting better

19-04-2021

At Drinktec 2017, all eyes within the beverage industry were on the Krones Dynafill. Dynafill’s revolutionary design combines filling and crowning in a single unit, making it possible for the first time to fill and close a bottle of beer in just five seconds. That is twice as fast as any conventional system using separate filling and capping …

igus presents 168 motion plastics innovations

15-04-2021

CEO Frank Blase presenting the revolutionary TRX robotic energy supply system at the renewed trade show stand in Cologne, winner of "iF Communication Design Award 2021". (Source: igus GmbH) A difficult environment has driven more innovations than before - from an integrated robot drive to a ball bearing with 21 times its service life, igus …

DolCas Biotech’s Curcumin for sports nutrition

15-04-2021

Established in 2007 to a generic ingredients company, Orcas Naturals, Dolcas Biotech, LL is an organisation that revolves around the creation, distribution, marketing and creation of unique botanical materials, supporting its efforts with long-standing research and regulatory processes. In a clinical study which took place December last year, …

Ÿnsect accelerates expansion with acquisition of Protifarm

14-04-2021

The integration announces growth in Ÿnsect mealworm production capacity with two mealworns species now in its portfolio. Ÿnsect, a supplier of natural insect protein, has acquired Protifarm, a Dutch AgTech business that offers mealworm ingredients for human food applications. Their joint offering will accelerate manufacturing …

Jungbunzlauer expands citrics plant in Canada

14-04-2021

Jungbunzlauer has embarked on a further expansion of the existing citrics plant in Port Colborne, Canada. The decision comes as a response to a strong and growing global demand for citric acid and citrates as functional and bio-based ingredients in products ranging from food, beverages, detergents and industrial applications, driven by its …