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Ricola Launches a New, Refreshing Flavour, Tangy Berry, to Beat the Summer Heat

21-06-2016

Singapore, May 2016 – Ricola, the leading Swiss herb drop brand, launches a new flavour, Tangy Berry, in time for summer to help refresh our throats and beat the heat wave. This new sugar-free herb drop, that will be on sale for a limited period only, has an enjoyable tangerine-like fruity taste, thanks to the main ingredient, Sea Buckthorn …

Manufacturers Get Top Marks for Food Safety with Mettler-Toledo User Training

21-06-2016

Giesen, Germany, 16. June 2016 – Food and beverage producers can now benefit from additional knowledge and skills to help them ensure regulatory compliance and also to maximise productivity, with an innovative user training programme from Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection (www.mt.com/pi-training). Designed for machine operatives and quality …

IML-T Technology Recognised

21-06-2016

RPC Bebo Plastik’s pioneering in-mould label thermoforming (IML-T) technology has been recognised in the European Thermoforming Parts Competition 2016. The company’s IML-T tubs and lids took first prize in the category ‘Thin Gauge – Food Packaging Applications’. Among the many benefits highlighted by the judges were …

Global Closure Systems at the 3rd Food Packaging Whole Industry Safety Forum in China

20-06-2016

Global Closure Systems (GCS) will exhibit at the 3rd Food Packaging Whole Industry Safety Forum on June 22 and 23 2016, in Tianjin. This international platform for beverage and food companies is a high-level event that brings together experts and industry leaders from all over the world for two consecutive days of networking and discussing the …

CrossFit Craze Set to Drive Demand for Gold Standard Sports Nutrition Products

20-06-2016

The growing popularity of CrossFit will boost the market for premium sports nutrition solutions that offer significantly faster recovery than mainstream products, according to Arla Foods Ingredients. CrossFit involves daily workouts – known as ‘WODS’ (workouts of the day) – that are a combination of aerobic activity, …

FI Asia: GNT Presents Truly Natural Colours for Appealing Foods and Beverages

20-06-2016

GNT’s Colouring Foods, obtained exclusively from fruit, vegetables and edible plants, offer truly natural alternatives for nearly every product category. Growing Demand for Concentrates of Fruit & Vegetables (Colouring Foods) / Market Leader offers Future Proof Solutions Mierlo / Shanghai, 15 June 2016 – All around the world, …

200th BloFill from KHS Goes to Coca-Cola Subsidiary in Africa

20-06-2016

The KHS InnoPET BloFill combines a stretch blow molder and filler in a compact system. (Source: KHS Group) Hamburg – The success story continues:Nairobi Bottlers Ltd in Kenya has now also opted for an InnoPET BloFill stretch blow molder/filler block as part of a larger complete package. This allows KHS to place the 200th BloFill system on …

Research Confirms BENEO’s Palatinose™ is the Better Sugar for People with Diabetes

20-06-2016

The latest scientific research carried out by Professor Dr. Andreas F.H. Pfeiffer and his team at the German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam-Rehbrücke, Germany, shows that the type of sugar used makes a significant difference to the blood glucose management of people with type 2 diabetes. It becomes clear that not all sugars are alike …

Parkside to Show Speciality Packaging Portfolio at Leading Malaysian Food & Drink Expo

20-06-2016

Leading confectionery packaging manufacturer, Parkside, will showcase its new speciality innovations for the food and drink sector at the 17th Malaysian International Food and Beverage Trade Fair. Kuala Lumpur-based, Parkside, will be showing a wide range of solutions including its cook-ready range, compostable pouches and spiral wrap, as well as …