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Azelis Steps Up its Market Presence in Indonesia


Azelis is pleased to announce the company will exhibit at Fi Asia Jakarta, Indonesia, the region’s most prominent food and beverage event, for the first time. Held annually, the show’s location alternates between Indonesia and Thailand.  Azelis expanded into Indonesia with the opening of an office in Jakarta in 2017. Antonius …

Editor’s pickKH Roberts Hosts Study Visit by Ministry of Science and Technology, Thailand at Integrated Flavours Manufacturing Facility

Food Flavours, Manufacturing

KH Roberts (KHR) hosted a study visit by the Ministry of Science and Technology, Thailand at its new state-of-the-art integrated flavour manufacturing facility in Singapore on 30 August 2018. The visit delegation led by Dr. Kanyawim Kirtikara, Vice Minister for Science and Technology, also included H.E. Mr. Manopchai Vongphakdi, Ambassador of …

Global Agribusiness Reduces Motors Downtime with ABB Smart Sensors


Leading agribusiness, Olam International, is digitalising its operations with the ABB Ability™ Smart Sensor, fitting the pocket-sized smart sensor in some of its factories to remotely monitor low voltage motors. Olam International is a supplier of food and industrial raw materials including nuts, grains, coffee, cotton and rubber to over …

DuPont Nutrition & Health Creates ‘Clean Label Hub’, Expands R&D Team


Strengthened Organization Will Focus on R&D Project Pipeline Growth in Ingredient and Process Development Brabrand, DENMARK, August 29, 2018 – DuPont Nutrition & Health today announced it is expanding its R&D team by creating a “clean label hub” at the Brabrand facility.  Intending to boost its project …

Epi Ingredients Enters the Protein Ingredient Market with EPIPROT 60UL

Protein, Innovation

As consumer interest in protein continues to grow, their new expectations in terms of sustainability, transparency, animal welfare and the like, are transforming the market and urging food, beverage and nutrition manufacturers to continuously innovate. To support them, Epi Ingredients is now launching its first ever protein concentrate, EPIPROT 60 …

KROENERT and Coatema Now Under One Umbrella Company

Acquisition, Coating System

Hamburg/Dormagen, 29 August 2018 – Hamburg-based ATH Altonaer-Technologie-Holding GmbH –  owner of KROENERT GmbH & Co KG – and Coatema Coating Machinery GmbH, have announced that they have signed an agreement under which ATH will take over all shares of Coatema. KROENERT and Coatema are manufacturers of machinery and …

Energy Drinks Brands Look to Organic Ingredients and Innovative Flavours to Tide Over Difficult Times: GlobalData

Energy Drinks, Organic, Beverages, Innovation, Trends

Ever more under fire, energy drinks have been linked to a handful of medical conditions and health concerns. The resulting media scrutiny has slowed down the growth of the category. As a result, some of the brands are coming up with innovative launches featuring organic ingredients and innovative flavors to avoid consumer backlash and tide over …

Frutarom Opens New Markets for NovaSOL® Curcumin

Curcumin, Sport Nutrition, Innovation

New liquid curcumin application for functional beverages and sport nutrition With its eye on serving the Asia Pacific market, Frutarom Health, is expanding the regional focus of NovaSOL® Curcumin, its turmeric formula. The innovative liquid curcumin formulation suited for beverages and sport nutrition drinks boasts among the highest …