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Palsgaard Promotes the Case for Sustainable Emulsifiers

07-03-2016

After having supplied sustainable palm-based emulsifiers for some years, Danish-based, globally active Palsgaard A/S is now also able to deliver a broad range of emulsifiers based on segregated certified palm oil. “It’s been a complicated task as we are using many different ingredient specialties where palm is the originating material, …

Editor’s pickBosch Wraps Up Its In-house Show in Schiedam

07-03-2016

Bosch Packaging Technology opened the gates of its site in Schiedam, the Netherlands, on February 17, 2016, to welcome customers, colleagues and partners to their in-house show. Over 100 international visitors took the unique chance to get a guided tour by Bosch experts who explained and demonstrated the comprehensive horizontal packaging …

New Study: Vitamin K2 in Yogurt Effectively Increases K Status

07-03-2016

OSLO, NORWAY and METUCHEN, NJ (March 3, 2016) – European Journal of Clinical Nutrition recently published a study1 that adds to the growing body of evidence showing that Vitamin K2 as MenaQ7® can be delivered and is highly bioavailable through yogurt and soft gel capsules, making the nutrient safe, effective, and available to an even …

Baker Perkins Launches Innovative 3-Dimensional Starchless Jelly Depositing

04-03-2016

Baker Perkins has introduced technology to deposit 3-Dimensional jellies. This is a high-value, high-margin segment of the fast-growing jelly market and depositing is the only method capable of  manufacturing these complex shapes at high outputs and with low production costs. New mould technology that allows rapid and low-cost shape change is …

Comexi Reveals Its Latest Technology At ProPack Vietnam

03-03-2016

Girona, March 1st 2016 - Comexi, the specialist in machine solutions for the flexible packaging conversion industry, participates in the ProPack Vietnam fair, which takes place from 1st to 3rd March. Visitors will have the chance to discover Comexi’s latest solutions for the flexible packaging field, which incorporate state-of-the-art …

KHS InnoPET Blomax machines Now with Newly Developed Preform Inspector

03-03-2016

Dortmund/Hamburg, March 2, 2016 – Under the name of Innocheck PPI (PET Preform Inspection) KHS GmbH is now offering a multistage preform inspection program which it has developed in house. This recognizes faulty preforms, finds foreign objects in preforms and detects the tiniest damage. The Innocheck PPI therefore assists operators with …

Barry Callebaut completes acquisition of FrieslandCampina Kievit vending activities

03-03-2016

Closing of transcation Barry Callebaut, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality cocoa and chocolate products, today announced that it has successfully closed the acquisition of the commercial beverages vending activities of FrieslandCampina Kievit. Andrew Fleming, Vice President Beverages, said: “Barry Callebaut is …