General Headlines

DuPont settles with EPA on Clean Air Act violations

Food Production Daily - 4 hours 19 min ago

DuPont will pay $724k after a fire and explosion at one of its chemical plants in 2010 that killed one worker and badly burned another.

Breakthrough for first commercial all-electric reciprocating blow molding machine

Food Production Daily - Mon, 10/05/2015 - 10:10

Velocity Equipment Solutions is realigning its business model ahead of its first commercialisation of its all-electric reciprocating blow molding technology.

EU project hopes to remove uptake barriers for novel food processing tech

Food Production Daily - Mon, 10/05/2015 - 08:36

An EU project is to validate optimum controls for three technologies to boost market uptake.

Patent Pick: Novel Muguet-like Floral Composition

Perfume Flavorist - Mon, 10/05/2015 - 06:48
Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's feature describes a new muguet-like floral composition developed by Takasago.

Videojet launches Ultra Grade black ribbon for confectionery & bakery flexible packaging

Food Production Daily - Mon, 10/05/2015 - 06:46

Videojet Technologies has launched an Ultra Grade black ribbon for its DataFlex and 6X00 thermal transfer overprinter (TTO) products used in a variety of applications including the snack, bakery, confectionery and candy markets.

World’s first LED bottle cap ‘Illumicap’ to go on sale in 2016

Food Production Daily - Mon, 10/05/2015 - 06:21

The Kirin Group F&B company in Tokyo has partnered with WHITE design agency to create the World’s first Internet of Things (IoT) LED bottle cap.

Takasago de Mexico Hosts Kanagawa University Students in Training Trip

Perfume Flavorist - Mon, 10/05/2015 - 00:34
Takasago de Mexico S.A. hosts Kanagawa University students to explore Latin American trends and influence in the fragrance and food flavor industry.

abelei flavors Adds New Production Facility

Perfume Flavorist - Sun, 10/04/2015 - 22:42
abelei flavors builds a new addition to expand product development.

Consortium aims to ensure freeze-drying tech not left in the cold

Food Production Daily - Fri, 10/02/2015 - 12:37

A consortium has been created by Purdue University to improve freeze-drying technology.

Bosch Doy Zip vertical bagger for chocolate and nuts to be extended to other food applications

Food Production Daily - Fri, 10/02/2015 - 08:51

Bosch has partnered with Amcor to create the best material for its SVE 2520DZ Doy Zip vertical bagger, currently used for chocolate, nuts and confectionery.

Ball receives warning Rexam deal may increase price of aluminium cans and bottles

Food Production Daily - Fri, 10/02/2015 - 08:42

Ball has allegedly received a statement of objections (SO) from competition watchdogs over its deal with Rexam, warning it may increase the price of aluminum cans and bottles.

ADM to acquire Eatem Foods

IFT News - Fri, 10/02/2015 - 01:00
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) has announced an agreement to purchase Eatem Foods, a developer and producer of traditional, natural, and organic savory flavor systems.

Mars acquires Grupo Turin to expand operation in Mexico

IFT News - Fri, 10/02/2015 - 01:00
Mars has entered into an agreement to acquire Grupo Turin, a manufacturer of high-quality chocolates in Mexico since 1928 and owner of brands such as Conejos and Turin.

Oil droplet size in emulsions may impact satiety

IFT News - Fri, 10/02/2015 - 01:00
A study published in the journal Appetite shows that the manipulation of oil droplet size within oil-in-water emulsion can affect appetite and food intake.

U.S. restaurants had less traffic, sales in August

IFT News - Fri, 10/02/2015 - 01:00
As a result of softer same-store sales and customer traffic levels, the National Restaurant Association’s Restaurant Performance Index (RPI) declined in August.

EFSA panel evaluates Addivant’s substance re-evaluation request

Food Production Daily - Thu, 10/01/2015 - 11:12

Addivant’s request to re-evaluate the migration limit of a substance for use in food contact materials has been approved by a panel of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA).

Donkey Brands partners with FOODesign to increase production of its tortilla chips

Food Production Daily - Thu, 10/01/2015 - 10:30

Donkey Brands has partnered with FOODesign from tna, to install an immerso-cook frying machine and quik-coat system for its tortilla chips.

Tetra Pak: ‘Our job doesn’t end until a product is a proven success in the market’

Food Production Daily - Thu, 10/01/2015 - 05:23

Tetra Pak has created a Marketing Services programme, supporting F&B brands to develop an idea into a product, design package and launch.

ConAgra Foods to move headquarters to Chicago, eliminate 1,500 global jobs

IFT News - Thu, 10/01/2015 - 01:00
ConAgra Foods announced the relocation of its headquarters to Chicago from Omaha, Neb.

Kelley succeeds Hunter as Mane president

IFT News - Thu, 10/01/2015 - 01:00
Mane, an ingredients company focusing on flavors and fragrances, has announced that Ken Hunter has retired after serving 15 years as the company’s president.


Subscribe to Novotaste aggregator - General Headlines