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New Global Systems Director Appointed at Matcon Ltd.

21-08-2017

Andre Goodson at Matcon UK Headquarters Matcon is pleased to announce the appointment of Andre Goodson as the company’s new Global Systems Director. Andre will use his wealth of commercial leadership experience to bring fresh ideas to Matcon’s sales processes, ensuring it is customer focussed and will also be responsible for …

Consumers Embrace Colorful Eating but Are Caught in a ‘Purple Haze’: Research

18-08-2017

There is an opportunity to launch new purple-produce containing products, says Welch's Global Ingredients Group Just 18% of Americans can name more than three types of purple fruits and vegetables, according to consumer research commissioned by Welch’s[1]. This is in spite of nearly three quarters (73%) claiming they know that purple …

drinktec: GNT Group Presents Colour Solutions for Future-Proof Beverages

18-08-2017

Colouring Foods have become indispensable for the success in changing market conditions Mierlo, 17th August 2017 – The global beverage market is undergoing significant change. Driven by growing consumer concerns about what they drink, there is a strong move towards more healthy and natural options which manifests itself particularly in …

Romaco Management Delegation Makes Trip to China

17-08-2017

Customer seminar at Truking in Changsha The successful takeover of the Romaco Group was recently celebrated by Truking in Changsha together with the Romaco management. Romaco took the opportunity to undertake a two-week delegation trip to China. To mark the successful takeover of the Romaco Group, Truking invited a delegation from its European …

Single-Lane Keg Racking with a Small Footprint: KHS presents the Innokeg AF-C

17-08-2017

The flexible design of the KHS Innokeg AF-C makes it possible to combine up to four module groups in one processing machine. These groups can be operated as a pre-washer, main or combined washer, or as a racker. Center conveying segment requires less space Optimum accessibility of the modular system Simple operating for returnable and …

IGD: Philippines to Become Fifth-Largest Grocery Retail Market in Asia

16-08-2017

The grocery retail market in the Philippines is forecast to grow on average 9.3% year-on-year between 2016 and 2021, which will make it the fifth-largest grocery retail market in Asia, according to new data released today by IGD, the international grocery research organisation. Speaking today (10th August) at the NRCE, the 24th National Retail …

Arjuna Natural BCM-95® Curcumin Confirmed by FDA

16-08-2017

Kerala, India — Arjuna Naturals Extracts Ltd.’s BCM-95®, a high-potency turmeric extract, has been granted a ‘No Questions’ response letter from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This letter confirms the complete safety of BCM-95 by US authority and helps position the ingredient as an all-natural, clean and …

Synergy Flavours to Launch Hokkaido-Type Milk Flavour at Fi Asia 2017

14-08-2017

Synergy Flavours, stand U7, Food Ingredients Asia 2017, 13-15 September, BITEC Bangna, Bangkok, Thailand Synergy Flavours, leading global flavourings supplier and subsidiary of dairy expert, Carbery, will be launching a new Hokkaido- type milk flavour at this year’s Food Ingredients Asia. Developed using a unique dairy fermentation process …

AstaReal Launches New Cold Water Soluble Natural Astaxanthin Powder

14-08-2017

Add ‘30 Seconds to Health’ to Your Product! AstaReal has introduced a new cold water soluble powder containing 2.5% natural astaxanthin specially designed for use in functional powdered drinks and foods. AstaReal utilized their market-leading R&D and spray drying technology to create a truly water soluble powder from natural algae …