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Tetra Pak Sees Strong Performance in 2015 in spite of Global Headwinds

13-04-2016

Dennis Jönsson, Tetra Pak President & CEO Tetra Pak’s revenues reached €11.9 billion in 2015, a rise of 7.5% on the previous year, as a strong business performance helped overcome the impact of continued challenges in the global economy. Positive currency impacts accounted for 6.3% of the increase, but the company also …

Dairy Ingredient Prices Could Rise Sooner than You Think, Warns Leading European Trader

13-04-2016

Dairy commodity prices have hit the floor and food manufacturers should lock into a long-term deal quickly before they rise again, one of Europe’s leading traders has warned. Market prices for dairy commodities are currently at a 10-year low. The European Commission is already buying up skimmed milk powder through its Intervention Scheme to …

“The taste of quality and tradition directly from Europe” Visits Singapore

12-04-2016

Representatives of the meat industry from the European Union are here to visit Singapore as part of an information and promotion campaign titled “The taste of quality and tradition directly from Europe” to present the unique value of pork, beef and their products that are produced on the Old Continent. The main destination for the EU …

TOMRA Sorting Food’s Parent Company Reports Record Annual Results

12-04-2016

Ashley Hunter, head of TOMRA Sorting Food The parent company of sensor-based sorting, process analytics and peeling systems manufacturer TOMRA Sorting Food has announced record currency adjusted revenues for 2015 of 6,143 MNOK (€650m), representing a 16 per cent increase on the previous year. TOMRA Sorting Food is a business stream of …

Low-Profile Bulk Bag Discharger Fits Existing Layouts

12-04-2016

The variable height and offsets of low profile BULK-OUT® Half-Frame Dischargers allow dust-free evacuation of bulk bags in restricted spaces at low cost.  SINGAPORE–– A new Series of BULK-OUT® Half-Frame Bulk Bag Dischargers features low-cost frames of variable heights and offsets to fit restricted areas previously …

An Action-packed Programme Wins Applause from Asia’s Food Industry Leaders

11-04-2016

The programme for the world’s first Food Vision Asia event has been announced to applause from Asia’s food industry leaders, including Food Industry Asia (FIA) and the ASEAN Food and Beverage Alliance (AFBA). Matt Kovac, Executive Director of FIA, says, “Food Vision Asia’s issues-driven agenda addresses the challenges of …

Screen Classifying Cutter Controls Size Ranges

07-04-2016

Magnum Screen Classifying Cutter Model 72 reduces infeed products spanning a wider range of sizes, at approximately 75 percent higher rates, than standard size models of equal length. A new Magnum Model 72 Screen Classifying Cutter from Munson Machinery reduces infeed products spanning a wider range of sizes, at approximately 75 percent higher …