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December 2020

DolCas unveils high concentration ginger extract


DolCas and Olene co-launch high-potency ginger root extract targeting gut health. DolCas Biotech has added to its portfolio of better-for-you botanicals a new ginger root extract, branded as Ginfort. The bioactive, formulated by Olene Life Sciences in India, carries an approved digestive support claim and rounds out DolCas’ portfolio of …

Prinova launches new premixes for the plant-based revolution


Prinova has introduced a range of premixes for dairy replacement products, to help manufacturers respond to what it describes as a plant-based “revolution”. The shift towards plant-based diets has created new nutritional challenges. Although vegans generally obtain enough protein, Prinova pointed out it can be hard for them to consume …

Azelis strengthens life science portfolio in Australia with CW Pacific acquisition


Both companies are focused on an expansion of technical expertise to bring innovative solutions to customers. Azelis has agreed to acquire CW Pacific, Elle Bee Exports, CW Pacific Specialties and EB1 in Australia. The acquisition of CW Pacific will strengthen the footprint of Azelis Australia in the life science sector. Furthermore, CW Pacific …

The Ferrero Group to acquire Eat Natural


The Ferrero Group, a global confectionery group, has entered a definitive agreement pursuant to which it will acquire Eat Natural, the maker of cereal bars, toasted muesli and granola. The former plans to maintain and further build the latter’s brand authenticity, while supporting the company with distribution and expansion to new markets …

Compac’s Gentle Box Filler+ offers gentle handing for delicate fruits


Compac, part of the Tomra Food family, has extended its box filling platform offering with the new-generation Gentle Box Filler+ (GBF+) model developed for delicate produce. Combining faster throughput with gentle handing, the solution enhances operator’s operations with improved productivity, efficiency and flexibility. The new GBF+ …