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Martin Resch to Become New Head of Finance, Purchasing and IT for the KHS Group

21-12-2015

Martin Resch will be the new head of Finance, Purchasing and Information Technology for the KHS Group as of January 1, 2016. This was the decision reached by the Supervisory Board on November 26, 2015. He takes over this position from Burkhard Becker, who has acted in this post for the KHS Group since the end of March this year in addition to his …

Metal Cans on the Rise in Flourishing Packaged Water Market

21-12-2015

Metal cans achieved the highest volume growth of any packaging material in the packaged water category, according to Canadean’s latest soft drinks research. Despite their negligible share, metal cans managed to increase by 17% in the global packaged water market and are slowly beginning to register more significant regional volumes. Metal …

Bühler Aeroglide Appoints New Sales Manager for North America

21-12-2015

Bühler Aeroglide, a global leader in thermal process engineering and technology for food, feed, and industrial materials, has appointed Joe Tordella Area Sales Manager for North America. Tordella will manage sales for North American food segments, including the snack and ready-to-eat cereal markets. He’ll also oversee the …

Editor’s pickBack to Basics Approach Creates New Paleo Diet Opportunity

21-12-2015

The so-called Paleo Diet has been around for some years, but has grown to achieve cult status, particularly in the US, since its revival in the early 2000s, exploiting rising interest in returning to the eating habits of our ancestors, which is perceived to be simpler and more natural. Interpretations and definitions of the diet vary …

tna Appoints New Senior Project Manager to Enhance its North American Customer Support

09-12-2015

tna, leading provider of processing and packaging solutions, has expanded its North American service team with the appointment of Gus Papageorge as senior project manager. Customers in the region can benefit from enhanced project management and engineering assistance throughout the installation process. This latest appointment reinforces …

Tetra Pak and DeLaval Commit to Up-Skill Dairy Farm Management in China

09-12-2015

Tetra Pak and DeLaval, sister companies in the Tetra Laval Group, today signed a five year agreement with the Dairy Association of China to provide training to Chinese dairy farm managers. The signing ceremony was attended by both the Chinese and Swedish Ministers of Agriculture, who have a Memorandum of Understanding to increase co-operation in …

SVZ Invests in Puree Concentrate Line to Meet Soaring Demand for Vegetables

09-12-2015

SVZ International B. V. has announced a significant investment in its puree concentrate production line at its Tomaszów plant in Poland to boost ingredient quality, improve environmental credentials and add new vegetable processing capability. The new line features proven evaporation technology capable of processing raw materials at …

Stable Micro Systems Awarded AACCI Standard Method for Baked Volume Measurement

09-12-2015

At the 100th American Association of Cereal Chemists Conference in Minneapolis, expert in texture analysis, Stable Micro Systems, was granted approval of an AACCI standard method for its Volscan Profiler. A laser-based, non-contact instrument, the Volscan Profiler automatically measures the volume and dimensional profile of baked products, …