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Editor’s pickThurne IBS 4600 Four Blade Slicer to Take Center Stage At IFFA

14-03-2016

From 7th to 12th May, the Middleby Food Processing Division will display a variety of innovative Meat Processing systems at their stand E06 in Hall 8 at IFFA, Frankfurt, Germany, with the impressive THURNE® IBS 4600 Bacon Slicer set to take center stage. The IBS 4600 Bacon Slicer is the only slicer in the world to use four independent feeds …

Healthy Hydration on the Rise Across Europe

14-03-2016

A new report by Canadean shows flavoured and functional waters arrested a disappointing decline in 2014 and returned to growth across Europe in 2015, highlighting a growing shift in consumer buying behavior towards healthier hydration.   West Europe flavoured and functional water consumption halted an annual decline of 5% to record a …

AstaPure® Arrives in Mexico to Satisfy Growing Demand for Natural Antioxidants

14-03-2016

Algatechnologies has established a new distribution arrangement that will enable its AstaPure® natural astaxanthin to be sold in Mexico for the first time. Ingredients from the AstaPure® range are now available to businesses in Mexico’s thriving dietary supplements sector through local company NaturaExtracta, a subsidiary of the …

tna Brings Full Snack Food Line Demonstration to SNAXPO

09-03-2016

For the first time, leading processing and packaging solutions provider, tna will demonstrate its complete solutions for the snack industry at this year’s SNAXPO exhibition. Through the all-new tna innovation station, a fully interactive experience, visitors can explore tna’s 360-degree capabilities. Here, they can discover all of the …

Future-oriented Packaging Systems by KHS Attract Great Interest

08-03-2016

Kleve, March 7, 2016 – Shorter changeover times, lower energy costs and use of fewer resources: at the in-house KHS exhibition at the production site in Kleve, Germany, the company's product innovations and further developments met with great interest. Under the motto of "Less is more" the systems provider presented its approach to greater …

Editor’s pick New Blow Moulding Machines for Milk Containers from BEKUM

08-03-2016

The current BEKUM packaging machine series, with its patented and proven C-frame closing unit for electrical and hydraulic closing actuators, has been expanded by two additional models. The “multi-cavity” twin station machines of the hydraulic HYBLOW series was manufactured for the high-capacity production of milk containers for a …

SIAL Paris: Back with a BANG in October

07-03-2016

The world's largest food innovation exhibition, Salon International de l’Alimentation (SIAL), will be held from 16 to 20 October this year in Paris. Since its inception over 50 years ago, SIAL has developed into the food industry’s front-line event – where visitors can discover today’s food trends and explore …