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Silgan to Demonstrate its Beverage Credentials at Drinktec

27-06-2017

Global closures specialist Silgan Closures will have a major presence at this year’s Drinktec, providing a showcase for its wide-ranging solutions for key sectors of the beverage industry. The Silgan Closures stand (Hall A4, Stand 531) will underline the company’s expertise in the design and manufacture of both metal and plastic …

High Quality is the Leading Purchase Driver for Urban Thais

27-06-2017

58% of urban Thais say they'd be influenced to buy a product that is 'high in quality' 40% of urban Thais are willing to pay a premium for products with 'safe to use' claims 42% of urban Thais indicate convenience as a key purchase driver, with Thailand's ready meals retail market forecast to reach 58,700 tonnes in 2020 Although cheaper …

igus Lead Screw Module Made of Stainless Steel for Extreme Environments

23-06-2017

Except for the Tribo-optimised liners, entirely made of stainless steel and therefore suitable for a variety of application possibilities: the new drylin SHT-ES lead screw module. (Source: igus GmbH) For the most adverse conditions or high level of cleanliness – new drylin SHT-ES One of 166 new products presented by igus in 2017 is the …

Editor’s pickFive Beverage Trends for Manufacturers

23-06-2017

Consumers today expect more from beverages than just to quench their thirst. Ideally, soft drinks, smoothies and the like offer new drinking experiences and bursts of flavour – while suiting people’s individual lifestyles. Therefore, manufacturers need to think of innovations that satisfy consumers’ thirst for variety. The GNT …

CBST2017 Science & Technology Seminar

22-06-2017

The 8th China International Beverage Exhibition on Science & Technology (CBST2017) will be held in Shanghai New International Expo Centre during Nov. 22-24, 2017. It not only gathers above 300 exhibitors to bring the latest products, technologies and solutions to the beverage industry, but also prepares rich and pragmatic activities …

KHS Group Again Boosts Turnover in 2016

22-06-2017

Total sales rise to €1.18 billion Further development of existing and launch of new systems in 2016 Positive outlook for current year with clear areas of focus Dortmund, June 20, 2017 – The KHS Group has ratified its successful development of the previous year and again boosted its turnover, with sales totaling €1.18 billion …

DuPont Nutrition & Health Increases the Appeal of Dairy-Free Drinks

21-06-2017

New label-friendly stabilizer supports natural, healthy image of plant-based beverages Brabrand, Denmark, 15 June 2017 – DuPont Nutrition & Health (DuPont) announces that it has made it easier for beverage manufacturers to produce stable soy, almond and other plant-based drinks with a refreshing texture and a clean label. Utilizing a …

Sidel to Reveal Next Generation of Complete Beverage Packaging Solutions at Drinktec

21-06-2017

Exhibiting as part of the Sidel Group, along with Gebo Cermex, Sidel will be introducing a number of breakthrough packaging solutions at Drinktec 2017 (stand A6.330), to help producers meet the challenges of ever-changing demands in beverage markets. Frédéric Sailly, Executive Vice President for Product Management and Development at …

New Whey Protein Goes Soft on Tough Snack Bars

21-06-2017

Nutrilac® PB-8420 is a whey protein that ensures protein bars retain an indulgent chewy texture Arla Foods Ingredients has cracked the problem of hard protein bars with a new whey protein solution that stays soft for at least a year. Nearly half of US consumers (45%) purchased a high-protein bar in the past month, according to research[1]. …