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January 2019

2019 Sustainable Food Awards Now Open to Entries

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Entries are now open for this year’s Sustainable Food Awards ( Organised by Ecovia Intelligence (formerly known as Organic Monitor), the aim of the Sustainable Food Awards is to give recognition to operators that are helping build a sustainable food industry.  There are five distinct categories… • New …

Editor’s pickKerry Officially Launches Non-GMO Yeast as Natural Solution for Acrylamide Reduction

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Acrylamide is fast becoming a big concern for the food industry, due to the growing body of evidence of its role as a potential carcinogen. Acryleast™ is a new fully non-GMO solution for acrylamide reduction brought to market from today by Kerry, the world leading Taste & Nutrition company, in partnership with Renaissance BioScience. It …

See you soon at Bakery China 2019


  Date: May 6-9, 2019 Venue: Shanghai New International Expo Center   220,000+ sqm 2,100+ exhibitors 230,000+ visitors   A grand feast for global baking and confectionery industry A must-attend trade event for baking practitioners worldwide A one-stop platform to seek business opportunities, expand networks …

Ingredion Announces Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) Approves BESTEVIA® Reb M Stevia Leaf Sweetener

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Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, announced on 29 January that Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has assessed and approved BESTEVIA® Reb M Stevia Leaf Sweetener for use as an intense sweetener. After performing a detailed risk assessment, FSANZ concluded that there …

How Epson Printers Became A Food-And-Drink Company’s Best Friend

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Making siopao buns for her family and friends is a regular affair for Nelly Co. One day in a typical gathering at home in 1994, as she watches the familiar faces smile, laugh and chat in between bites, she’s suddenly struck with what seems like a crazy idea: could this become a business? Today more than two decades later, those same siopao …

Tetra Pak Appoints New CEO

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The Tetra Laval Group Board has appointed Mr. Adolfo Orive, President & CEO of Tetra Pak effective April 1, 2019. The appointment follows the decision by Mr. Dennis Jönsson to step down from his position after 14 years as President & CEO and 36 years with the company.  Mr. Adolfo Orive, presently Cluster Vice President North …