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Barry Callebaut Extends Sustainability Activities for Cocoa Farmers in Indonesia

02-06-2016

Expansion in Indonesia reaffirms company's commitment in Asia Train more than 50,000 farmers on good agricultural practice by 2020 Double field staff within the next 18 months Develop 50 cocoa nurseries to delivering nearly 1 million seedlings per year Extend activities beyond Sulawesi; intensify training and support in Sumatra and …

Bigger, Better, Busier – Vitafoods Europe Breaks Visitor Records in its 20th year

01-06-2016

Vitafoods Europe 2016 welcomed a total of 17,666 visitors through its doors – an increase of 13% over last year, and an all-time high. For the first time this year Vitafoods Europe took place across four halls at Palexpo, creating extra space for more stands and visitor attractions. The additional room was put to good use, with a total …

Acid Whey Isn’t Waste – It’s a Goldmine, Says Arla Foods Ingredients

01-06-2016

Many dairy companies are yet to realise that their acid whey is a valuable raw material that can be used to create high quality and nutritious consumer products, according to Arla Foods Ingredients. Acid whey is a by-product of a number of popular dairy goods – most famously Greek yoghurt, but also a number of cheeses including cottage and …

Editor’s pickSuccess Story: Morada Nut Benefits from TOMRA’s Sorting Equipment

31-05-2016

Headquartered in the fertile San Joaquin County, Morada Nut is owned and operated by the Foppiano family, whose farming traditions began during the California Gold Rush in 1849. Owner Henry J. “Skip” Foppiano III looks back on a deep farming history. Skip’s dedication and respect for his family’s farming traditions grew …

Comexi Strengthens Its Corporate Image

31-05-2016

The company renews its brand and launches a modern, visual and next consumer website Comexi, a specialist providing solutions to the flexible packaging industry, releases its new corporate image. The group renews its brand in order to strengthen its corporate identity and enhance brand Comexi in the flexible packaging field. Comexi will …