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January 2019

2019 Sustainable Food Awards Now Open to Entries

31-01-2019
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Entries are now open for this year’s Sustainable Food Awards (www.sfawards.com). Organised by Ecovia Intelligence (formerly known as Organic Monitor), the aim of the Sustainable Food Awards is to give recognition to operators that are helping build a sustainable food industry.  There are five distinct categories… • New …

Editor’s pickKerry Officially Launches Non-GMO Yeast as Natural Solution for Acrylamide Reduction

31-01-2019
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Acrylamide is fast becoming a big concern for the food industry, due to the growing body of evidence of its role as a potential carcinogen. Acryleast™ is a new fully non-GMO solution for acrylamide reduction brought to market from today by Kerry, the world leading Taste & Nutrition company, in partnership with Renaissance BioScience. It …

See you soon at Bakery China 2019

29-01-2019

  Date: May 6-9, 2019 Venue: Shanghai New International Expo Center   220,000+ sqm 2,100+ exhibitors 230,000+ visitors   A grand feast for global baking and confectionery industry A must-attend trade event for baking practitioners worldwide A one-stop platform to seek business opportunities, expand networks …

Ingredion Announces Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) Approves BESTEVIA® Reb M Stevia Leaf Sweetener

29-01-2019
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Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, announced on 29 January that Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has assessed and approved BESTEVIA® Reb M Stevia Leaf Sweetener for use as an intense sweetener. After performing a detailed risk assessment, FSANZ concluded that there …

How Epson Printers Became A Food-And-Drink Company’s Best Friend

28-01-2019
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Making siopao buns for her family and friends is a regular affair for Nelly Co. One day in a typical gathering at home in 1994, as she watches the familiar faces smile, laugh and chat in between bites, she’s suddenly struck with what seems like a crazy idea: could this become a business? Today more than two decades later, those same siopao …

Tetra Pak Appoints New CEO

25-01-2019
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The Tetra Laval Group Board has appointed Mr. Adolfo Orive, President & CEO of Tetra Pak effective April 1, 2019. The appointment follows the decision by Mr. Dennis Jönsson to step down from his position after 14 years as President & CEO and 36 years with the company.  Mr. Adolfo Orive, presently Cluster Vice President North …