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AAK Invests in the Philippines

01-06-2018

AAK has decided to invest in a customisation plant in the Philippines. The plant will be located on land owned by oils and fats refinery San Pablo Manufacturing Company in Batangas, approximately 100 kilometers south of Manila. “This investment is important for our geographical expansion and part of our company program The AAK Way”, …

U.S. Dairy Partnership to Drive Food Innovation in Southeast Asia

01-06-2018

New Singapore agreement is the latest collaboration by USDEC to drive growth in dynamic hub of food manufacturing  SINGAPORE, May 31, 2018 – The U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC) and the Food Innovation and Resource Centre (FIRC) at Singapore Polytechnic signed a partnership agreement in May that furthers U.S. dairy’s commitment …

ProPak Asia: Proseal Delivers High Throughput and Large Seal Capacity

31-05-2018

The Proseal GT0sMAX tray sealer, which through intelligent design enables very high throughput for such a small machine, will be among the main features of the leading tray sealing specialist’s stand at ProPak Asia from 13th-16th June (stand BJ31, Hall 102). At the show in Bangkok, Thailand, Proseal will be displaying the latest models from …

Ready for the Future: Digital innovation with tribo-plastics from igus

31-05-2018

motion plastics continue to be in demand worldwide. In 2017 igus GmbH increased its sales by 17 per cent to 690 million euros. At the same time, significant investment was made in product innovation, delivery capability and digitisation. The Cologne supplier will continue on this path in 2018 in order to help its customers be even more competitive …

Tetra Pak® Tubular Heat Exchanger Achieves 3-A Certification

30-05-2018

Tetra Pak announced today that its new tubular heat exchanger with P2P (Product to Product) technology now has 3-A certification. P2P heat exchangers are typically used by dairy, beverage and ice cream producers, and can also process products with particles. They offer up to 50% improved energy efficiency compared to Product to Water (P2W) …

Roquette Inaugurates New Pea Protein Production Unit in France

30-05-2018

The Group is expanding its range of specialty pea proteins for Food, Nutrition and Health markets and reinforces its leadership in this area.    La Madeleine, (France) May 16, 2018 – Roquette, a global leader in plant-based ingredients for Food, Nutrition and Health markets, is announcing the startup of a new production unit …

Configure Product Modules in Seconds

28-05-2018

Fast, reliable and efficient, the Festo Design Tool 3D Online configuration software reduces the risk of errors when designing and ordering system modules. The software is now available online, and no longer needs to be downloaded and installed locally. In addition, the new web version is integrated into the Festo product catalogue under the …

Weber Maschinenbau is Growing in Asia

28-05-2018

Weber is constantly on the move to advance its international presence by establishing its own sales and service companies in countries where food is being processed with Weber machines,. As of 1 February, the latest subsidiary, Weber Machinery PTE, LTD Singapore, was opened. The latest Weber location serves customers in Singapore, Taiwan, …