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Naturex Strengthens Market Position in the Natural Nutrition Segment

20-11-2017

Avignon, 14 November 2017 - Naturex, the global leader in speciality plant-based natural ingredients, announces its acquisition[1] of 100% of the shares of Swedish Oat Fiber, a specialised Swedish manufacturer of oat-based extracts and ingredients. A key player in its market over the last 25 years Pursuing its strategy to accelerate the …

Vietnam’s Leading Rice Processor Plans its Fourth Bühler Plant

20-11-2017

Bühler rice processing technology helps safeguard quality and increase value of Vietnamese rice London, November 17, 2017 – Bühler technology is powering the success of Vietnam’s biggest processor of Jasmine, Japonica and ST21 fragant rice. Phung Hoang Rice Mills latest solution – a fully-automated, energy-efficient, …

tna Expands China Operations and Strengthens Local Customer Support with New Office

17-11-2017

Shanghai, China, 17 November 2017 - tna is pleased to announce the opening of TNA Solutions (Shanghai) Co. Ltd to provide local food manufacturers with on-the-ground support services. Located in the Minhang district of Shanghai, the office will be managed by Sean Xu, who recently joined tna as general manager – China, and will host both …

Preparing for Growth in Exotic Fruit

16-11-2017

Global demand for exotic fruit is rapidly increasing. Today, the worldwide fruit puree concentrate market is valued at more than US$400m (€332m) and is expected to grow to US$700m (€581m) by 2026. Similar growth is expected in the exotic fruit puree concentrate market which is predicted to reach US$274m (€227m) by 2026. What is …

Gericke Completes Vacuum Conveying Product Line

16-11-2017

Gericke Test Centre in Switzerland To further strengthen its position as a leading system and component provider in the powder processing industry, Gericke announces the addition of an ejector driven range of vacuum conveying solutions. In addition to the established and broad range of pneumatic conveying systems, Gericke now also covers all …

3D Printed Gear Wheels from igus Beat Standard Materials in the Test

15-11-2017

The new SLS material iglidur I6 is especially suitable for the additive manufacture of gear wheels and has a six times higher wear resistance compared to standard materials. (Source: igus GmbH) igus is expanding its range of materials for additive production with a second laser sintering material The motion plastics specialist igus has expanded …

Asia Making Strides in Global Organic Food Market

15-11-2017

London – Asia is showing some of the highest growth in the global organic food market. New research by Ecovia Intelligence (formerly Organic Monitor) shows that some Asian country markets are reporting double-digit growth rates, with regional sales poised to reach US $10 billion in the coming years. As will be shown at the Asia-Pacific …

Kalsec® Expands Application Laboratory Capabilities in Europe

14-11-2017

L to R: Vince Martin, Business Development Manager, Dr. Henna Lu, Lead Scientist - Antioxidants, Justyna Klusek, Food Application Scientist, James Smith, Managing Director, Kalsec Europe in Kalsec UK Laboratory Mildenhall, United Kingdom, November 13, 2017-- Natural spice and herb extract producer, Kalsec®, has made significant investments in …