News archive

The igus 3D Printing Service Produces Parts on Short Notice

07-08-2018

igus additive manufacturing service produces spare part for Berlin-based company Blackcam's exhibit in just a few hours What do you do when an important part of an exhibit suddenly goes missing on the way to the trade fair? The response of the Berlin-based company Blackcam, a manufacturer of camera motion systems, is to turn to the igus 3D …

Bosch Plans to Sell its Packaging Business

06-08-2018

Stuttgart, Germany (June, 2018) – After intensively and thoroughly considering all its strategic options, Bosch has decided to look for a buyer for its packaging machinery business (PA), more specifically the pharmaceuticals and food units of the Packaging Technology division. With the Bosch Group needing to focus on the transformation …

Crown Unveils Cooler Running GX Plus Series Forklift

06-08-2018

Revisions to Crown Equipment’s entry-level internal combustion-engine 2-3 tonne forklift range have improved its performance, appearance and ergonomics.   The new GX Plus Series, which provides customers with an economical yet strong performing option offering diesel and LPG engine choices, comes with a completely redesigned …

Editor’s pickOp-Ed: How Fish Farming in Asia can Contribute to Global Food Security

03-08-2018

(Image credit: Norwegian Seafood Council - Johan Wildhagen)  By Mr. Jon Erik Steenslid, Southeast Asia Director of the Norwegian Seafood Council The UN projects the global population will reach almost 10 billion by 2050. This would require a 70 percent increase in food production simply to ensure the world does not go hungry. But how will …

Discover the Nutraceuticals Industry at Vitafoods Asia

03-08-2018

Visitors to the upcoming Vitafoods Asia Exhibition and Conference in Singapore, 11-12 September 2018, will discover a rich learning environment to discover all aspects of the development and application of nutraceuticals, through to product positioning, branding and marketing, inclusive of how to overcome regulatory challenges in various …

Sidel to Unleash Latest Innovations at Pack Expo International

02-08-2018

Exhibiting as part of the Sidel Group, along with Gebo Cermex, Sidel will join Pack Expo International in October (Booth S-2901), showcasing its complete packaging line expertise in the beverage, food, home and personal care sectors. A special focus will be on the new EvoDECO – Sidel’s most flexible labelling portfolio – the …

DSM Launches New Baking Enzyme for Cost-Effective Bread Production

01-08-2018

Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, has recently announced a new product in its range of BakeZyme® baking enzymes: BakeZyme AAA. The new solution enables bakeries to reduce ascorbic acid in their recipes while maintaining the ideal bread texture and volume. Ascorbic acid prices have …

Asia’s Leading Large Format Retailers to Grow 3.3% a Year to 2022: IGD

01-08-2018

Asia’s large format retailers are set to grow 3.3% a year to 2022, with Vietnam, India and Philippines forecast to see double-digit growth from large format players over five years, according to global research organisation IGD. Most of this growth is predicted to be driven by domestic retailers, except for Vietnam where foreign retailers …