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Editor’s pickADM Acquires Probiotics International Limited

Acquisition, Probiotics

ROLLE, August 15, 2018 – Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today announced that it has successfully completed its acquisition of Probiotics International Limited--known under its umbrella brand Protexin--a UK-based manufacturer of innovative research-based, natural healthcare and probiotic supplements for human, pet and …

Examining the Success of New Zealand F&B Brands in China: New Nutrition Business


Faced with the challenges of a tiny domestic market and a geographically-isolated country, New Zealand food brands have become world leaders in successfully taking products with a Provenance and Wellness message to the Chinese market, according to a new report from international consultancy New Nutrition Business. As with Europe and the US, the …

FachPack 2018: LoeschPack to Present RCB-HS Wrapping Head Machine


(Altendorf/Nuremberg, 14 August 2018) Loesch Verpackungstechnik, the system supplier, is exhibiting at FachPack in Nuremberg between 25 and 27 September. In hall 1, stand 1-218, the specialist for confectionery packaging from Upper Franconia is presenting its RCB-HS wrapping head machine. The machine from the Loesch R-Series is designed for the …

GEA Publishes Q2 Figures


In the second quarter of 2018, GEA topped the previous year’s figure for order intake, setting a new quarterly record. Second-quarter revenue was above the level of the previous year. Operating EBITDA in the second quarter was slightly above the figure for the same quarter of the previous year. The corresponding margin remained on a par with …

SINALCO, SWEETHOUSE and TAIYO Partner to Innovate New Beverage Concepts


Schwelm, Germany, August 2018 – In 2018 the iconic brand SINALCO, TAIYO and SWEETHOUSE are joining forces to jointly develop new and innovative beverage concepts for the international market. SINALCO is known for its decades of experience in the beverage industry, with a broad portfolio of products in classic beverage categories including …

Crown Received Recognition at the Prestigious SBR International Business Awards


SINGAPORE (1 August, 2018) – Crown Equipment (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., part of Crown Equipment Corporation, led the Logistics Equipment Company category with its innovative InfoLink® technology at the Singapore Business Review (SBR) International Business Awards 2018. Crown is one of the world’s largest material handling companies. …

Seafood Processor in Denmark Turns to SEALPAC’s Sustainable FlatSkin® System


These days, more and more skin packs are conquering the retail shelves around the world. The advantages of the skin packaging system are obvious: securely sealed under deep vacuum, food products have a significantly longer shelf life and can be presented in a much more attractive way. By launching FlatSkin®, SEALPAC now offers a revolutionary …