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Editor’s pickFlavorman reveals top drink flavour trends for 2021

11-12-2020

Flavours that tingle, comfort and function to dominate the new year.   Beverage development company Flavorman has announced the drink flavour trends to watch for in 2021. Driven by the long-term effects of an on-going pandemic, this year’s forecast is shaping up to be focused on flavours that drive experience in a socially distant …

FHA-Food & Beverage will reopen in March 2022

10-12-2020

The event is now scheduled to take place from 28-31 Mar 2022. Informa Markets has announced that FHA-Food & Beverage will no longer take place physically in 2021. Instead, the event will reopen in 2022 from 28-31 Mar at its original location Singapore Expo & Max Atria. The platform of choice for global suppliers to meet distributors, …

Siemens process instrumentation presents new Sitrans CC240 IoT gateway

10-12-2020

Offering a direct connection to Siemens MindSphere, the Sitrans CC240 IoT gateway provides access to the lifecycle data of Highway Addressable Remote Transducer (HART) devices. Siemens has developed the Sitrans CloudConnect 240, a new Internet of Things (IoT) gateway for the process industry. It provides a second data channel, independent of …

Kalsec earns B Corp certification

09-12-2020

Kalsec has achieved B Corporation Certification. As a B Corp, Kalsec has met social and environmental standards that represent its commitment to making “ethical and sustainable” decisions that serve consumers, customers, employees, communities and the environment. In addition to its certified organic manufacturing facilities and …

Hofseth Biocare and DKSH announce pan-Asian distribution deal

09-12-2020

DKSH will distribute Hofseth Biocare products across China, India, Japan and South Korea. Hofseth Biocare has sealed a distribution contract with DKSH for its marine-branded products. The agreement covers 10 territories across Asia, including Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia, Vietnam, China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and India. DKSH …

Editor’s pickBühler facilitates Chinese market expansion for Royal Quinoa processor

08-12-2020

Bolivia-based Andean Valley Corporation attributes its entry into the Chinese market to its investment’s in Bühler’s Sortex optical sorting technology. The company has also seen a more than two-fold increase in its processing capacity, as well as ongoing expansion of its product portfolio and an improvement in its colour sorting. …

Givaudan refreshes FlavourVision consumer trend programme through COVID-19 lens

07-12-2020

Givaudan has refreshed its FlavourVision consumer trend programme to reflect the impact of the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. The FlavourVision update is poised to serve as a critical tool to help Givaudan’s customers decipher and understand how consumer behaviours and product development in the food, beverage and nutraceutical industries may …

Norwegian salmon in top spot on global sustainable food ranking

04-12-2020

Three Norwegian seafood companies have ranked in the top 10 of the Coller FAIRR Protein Index, a list of some of the world’s most sustainable protein producers. Norway’s Mowi, a salmon producer, reigns at the top of the list for the second consecutive year. Companies from Norway have ranked in each of the three years the report has …