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November 2017

Wear-Resistant Even At High Temperatures: igus bar stock in new materials

30-11-2017

The new wear-resistant bar stock made from iglidur A500 and C500 are resistant to temperature and media. (Source: igus GmbH) Bar stock made from iglidur A500 and C500 supplement the largest range of bar stock made from abrasion-resistant high-performance polymers For prototypes, test samples and small batches, igus offers its customers 25 types …

A New Generation of Yellow and Orange Beverage Colours

30-11-2017

The new yellow color range is suitable for multiple applications: carbonated or still, with or without juice. The new orange colors are suitable for a range of applications containing juice including concentrates, carbonates stills and energy drinks.   Refresh and revitalize your beverage brands with these new, improved functionality, …

NUS Researchers Develop World’s First Alcoholic Beverage Made From Tofu Whey

30-11-2017

Associate Professor Liu Shao Quan (right) and PhD student Mr Chua Jian Yong (left), both from the Food Science & Technology Programme under the NUS Faculty of Science, successfully turned tofu whey into a tasty alcoholic beverage which they named Sachi. (Credit: National University of Singapore) Patent filed for unique zero-waste approach of …

Uflex Engineers First Indian Retortable Spouted Stand-Up Pouch for Cold Beverages

27-11-2017

Noida, 21 November 2017:  Some three months ago Jo’s - a leading snacks brand in North India that also happens to be an existing client of Uflex approached the company for developing flexible packaging solution for its new range of cold beverages. The brief from the client was crystal clear. They wanted an optimized packaging solution …

DSM Presents Natural Taste Modulator at FiE 2017

27-11-2017

DSM, stand 08.0C.62 - 08.0A.61, Frankfurt, Germany, 28-30 November 2017 DSM will present its innovative taste modulator ModuMax™ at this year’s Food Ingredients Europe. Developed to answer consumer demand for healthier foods that don’t compromise on taste, ModuMax™ is the first taste modulator of its kind that is natural, …

Johan Westman Appointed New President and CEO for AAK AB (publ.)

27-11-2017

The Board of Directors of AAK AB (publ.) has appointed Johan Westman as President and CEO of AAK AB (publ.). He is currently Senior Vice President Europe and Managing Director of the BlankLight division at Shiloh Industries. Shiloh Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: SHLO), with headquarters in Valley City, Ohio, USA, is a global innovative solutions …

Premium Beer Consumption in Vietnam More Than Doubled Between 2011 and 2016: GlobalData

24-11-2017

A storm is brewing for discount brands selling lower-quality products as Vietnamese beer drinkers are increasingly picking up premium and superpremium products from shelves, with premium beer consumption rocketing to 10 million hectoliters in 2016, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. GlobalData’s latest report …

TotalSense IoT innovation Transforms the World of Rice

24-11-2017

Uzwil (Switzerland), November 22, 2017 – The Bühler Group introduces the new digital rice analyzer TotalSense, which enables the reduction of costs, improvement of yield, and improvement of quality for rice processors. This innovation is part of Bühler’s digitalization initiative featuring a number of new solutions that …

New Blog Spotlights Potential of Sustainable Emulsifiers

23-11-2017

A refreshing new blog, Emulsifiers for Good (EFG), aims to inspire and share knowledge and ideas for realizing the full potential of sustainably sourced and produced emulsifiers to solve some of the world’s food-related challenges. Emulsifier and stabilizer manufacturer Palsgaard A/S is the enabler of a new industry initiative aimed at …

Chr. Hansen Launches Oil Soluble Colours Sourced from Nature

23-11-2017

Seven new solutions from Chr. Hansen that can be blended into almost any shade Singapore - Consumers across the South East Asia region are increasingly looking for products that are natural, safe to use and without additives1.  Perhaps it is no surprise then that new product launches with natural colors have surpassed that of artificial …