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Arkansas food scientist wins grant to investigate food processing safety | News

Helping to keep dry foods safe for consumption is the goal of a researcher at the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station who recently received a $200,000 grant from the United States Department of Agriculture. National Institute of Food and Agriculture. Jennifer Acuff, an assistant professor of food safety and microbiology in the Agriculture System Division at […]

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Interest of food manufacturers in fintech – patent data

According to GlobalData, fintech research and innovation in the food manufacturing sector has declined over the past year. The latest figures show the number of fintech-related patent applications in the industry rose to nine in the three months to March – up from 18 in the same period in 2021, said GlobalData, the parent company […]

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Food manufacturers seek to raise prices

His report says that while large food manufacturers may have hedged some of the price risks of major commodities or energy, higher input costs will eventually trickle down, particularly as prices of these inputs are still at a high level. The news comes as former Sainsbury’s boss Justin King told Radio 4 that the “Golden […]

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Food Processing Equipment Market to Reach $69.8 Billion by 2032, Report Says

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Food Safety Summit began in earnest on Tuesday, May 10 with a mock civil trial. Presented by Shawn Stevens, national food industry attorney and founder of Food Industry Counsel, and Joel Chappelle, food industry attorney at Food Industry Counsel, the session offered insight into the procedure of a civil lawsuit involving […]

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Frozen Food Packaging Market Set to See Explosive Growth: Emmerson Packaging, Flair Flexible Packaging, Crown Holdings, Graphic Packaging International

This press release was originally issued by SBWire New Jersey, United States — (SBWIRE) – 05/14/2022 – Latest study on Frozen Food Packaging market industrial growth 2021-2027. A detailed study accumulated to offer latest insights regarding acute characteristics of the Frozen Food Packaging market. The report contains different market forecasts related to revenue size, production, […]

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Robotic innovation among food manufacturers is declining – data

Robotics research and innovation in food manufacturing has declined over the past year, suggests GlobalData. The latest figures from the UK-based data and analytics group show the number of robotics-related patent applications in industry rose to 35 in the three months to February, compared to 44 over the same period in 2021. Numbers on granted […]

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West Michigan food manufacturers play outsized role in formula shortage

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story has been updated with comments from Gerber Products Co. Western Michigan is playing a major role in the current infant formula shortage in the United States, as producers face a product recall or ramp up production to meet consumer needs. The recall in mid-February of several brands of formulas produced at […]

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Cross-industry collaboration continues through Pet Food Alliance

KANSAS CITY, MO. – Suppliers, manufacturers and academics from the pet food and rendering industries gathered May 4-5 for the Pet Food Alliance (PFA) Annual Technical Meeting, co-located with the Petfood Forum at the Kansas City Convention Center. As evidenced by this year’s Technical Meeting, PFA’s mission is to encourage cross-industry collaboration between members of […]

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European food makers will raise grocery prices as input costs rise

According to research by ING economists, a record number of European food manufacturers plan to raise the selling prices of groceries in the coming months in response to rising input costs. While the impact of food inflation varies by region, product and consumer, rising costs and prices are likely to last longer, EMEA [Europe, the […]

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animal feed processing is the key to the future

Feed more people with high-quality, sustainable food, maintaining all best practices to reduce waste and increase efficiency while respecting the environment. This is the main challenge that agro-food value chains will have to face in the decades to come. To optimize the use of our resources, while reducing emissions and the environmental impact of food, […]

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Herkimer County IDA Presents Results of Food Processing Study

The Herkimer County Industrial Development Agency, in partnership with KK&P, a New York-based food systems consulting firm, will host a public engagement session to discuss the results of a recently administered food processing study. The session will take place at the Herkimer County Community College Sarkus-Bush Theater on June 2 from 6-8 p.m. IDA of […]

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ADM acquires a feed mill in the Philippines

CEBU CITY, PHILIPPINES — ADM expanded its operations on May 5 with the acquisition of a mill from South Sunrays Milling Corporation. The animal feed plant, located in Polomolok, South Cotabato, will enable ADM to meet demand in Asia for innovative, high-quality ingredient solutions for animal and feedstuffs. company. “Around the world, ADM is expanding […]

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How often do food manufacturers cite robotics in public documents?

Mentions of robotics in filings by food manufacturers fell by more than a fifth year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2021, according to analysis by GlobalData. The number of times robotics was cited in filings fell 22% in the last three months of the year, compared to the corresponding period in 2020, the data and […]

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IoT innovation among food manufacturers has plummeted

IoT research and innovation in food manufacturing has declined over the past year. The latest figures show the number of IoT-related patent applications filed by companies rose to 22 in the three months to February, up from 40 in the same month. period in 2021. However, data on the number of patents granted followed a […]

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It’s time for Congress to ban ‘toxic chemicals forever’ from food packaging

– OPINION – By Brian Ronholm, director of food policy at Consumer Reports, and Liz Hitchcock, director at Safer Chemicals Healthy Families The next time you order takeout from a favorite restaurant, chances are it will include a side order of toxic chemicals forever. Indeed, many popular restaurant chains package their food in packaging made […]

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Freshpet expands manufacturing campus in Pennsylvania

BETHLEHEM, Pennsylvania. – The Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation (LVEDC) and Freshpet, Inc. shared May 4 details of the fresh pet food company’s plans to build a new manufacturing kitchen in Hanover Township, County of Northampton. The project is expected to create approximately 100 new jobs in the region. “Manufacturing is the second largest sector […]

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New Zealand Food Processing Waste Recycling

A research project led by University of Canterbury environmental science professor Brett Robinson aims to find ways to transform waste from New Zealand’s food production industry – such as milk processing waste and grape pomace (skins and stems) – into valuable soil amendments and animals. to feed. According to Robinson, about 2.2 million tonnes of […]

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Food maker hiring for cloud roles steady – data

The proportion of food manufacturers hiring for cloud-related roles remained relatively stable in March, compared with the equivalent month last year, according to a new analysis of industry employment trends. Some 43.2% of companies tracked by data and analytics group GlobalData were hiring for at least one of these roles during the month. That’s down […]

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Public Filings Highlight Food Manufacturers’ Interest in Cybersecurity

The number of times cybersecurity was mentioned in filings by food and beverage companies was 40% higher in the fourth quarter of 2021 than a year earlier, according to analysis by GlobalData. And, in total, the frequency of cybersecurity-related convictions in 2021 was 179% higher than in 2016, when GlobalData, the parent company of Just […]

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Five stock picks in new agriculture and food technologies

Highlights Market capitalisation $118 billion Price $383 52 week high/low $447 / $321 Return on capital employed 13.7% Forward price-earnings 16 Forward dividend yield 1.1% CAGR EPS 5 years 31.6% EPS change expected at 3 months 6.6% Price-to-earnings ratio, EPS growth and dividend yield based on 12-month forecast earningsEPS = earnings per share; CAGR = […]

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State-of-the-art food packaging plant equipped with two BOBST folding-gluing lines

Bärbel Wetenkamp, ​​​​COO GPD Food packaging Mex, Switzerland – GPD Foodpackaging installs two fully automatic BOBST MASTERFOLD 75 folder-gluers for the annual production of 750 million pizza boxes and more. Since January 1, 2022, GDP Foodpackaging GmbH & Co has been producing food packaging on a large scale in its brand new, highly efficient smart […]

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Motif and NemaLife will advance plant-based food technology using in vivo testing

May 05, 2022 — Motif FoodWorks has disclosed a technology development partnership and investment with NemaLife Inc., a Texas-based microfluidic screening platform company. Motif invests in the development and use of Nemalife’s in vivo testing and protein characterization platform, which is new to the F&B industry. Using a microfluidic approach, NemaLife can […]

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Food processing waste plan would boost New Zealand’s economy and environment

Micro-organisms found in bacteria and fungi could help turn food waste into high-value products that would boost New Zealand’s economy by $1.6 billion a year and reduce greenhouse gas emissions . University of Canterbury environmental science professor Brett Robinson is working on a research project that turns bio-waste into high-value products. Professor Robinson is pictured […]

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How can food manufacturers deal with the threat of cybercrime?

A growing number of food and beverage businesses have been implicated in cybercrime incidents. The attack on KP Snacks was the most notable in recent memory – the company was compromised by ransomware in January this year, disrupting its manufacturing and shipping processes. In fact, one in five employees in the manufacturing industry admit to […]

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April’s Top 10 Pet Food Headlines

Made by Nacho expands its distribution and unveils new products (April 21th)To celebrate its first anniversary, this cat food brand co-founded by celebrity chef Bobby Flay has shared several business developments, new products and e-commerce distribution agreements. Pet food sales top $50 billion in 2021 (April 22)Sales of pet food and treats contributed to the […]

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Polymerupdate News – Taiwan to ban PVC in food packaging from July 2023

To avoid the irresponsible dumping of large numbers of single-use plastics in the open, the Taiwan government has decided to ban the use of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) in food packaging from July 2023. This means the manufacture, import and sale of food packaging materials containing PVC will be suspended in Taiwan from July next year. […]

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No, people don’t set fire to food processing plants

One of the latest allegations seen on social media concerns fires at food processing plants across the country. CHARLOTTE, NC — The recent fires at food processing plants across the United States have many people speculating online if something else is behind them. This tweet notes a “strange coincidence” that “18 U.S. food processing facilities […]

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Suggestions for Efficient Cooking and Food Processing | Esomelodan

Does your white sauce contain lumps? With an egg whisk, white sauce, béchamel and other slow-cooked thickening sauces can be prepared faster and you won’t get a box in your finished product. Make a gourmet oven from your open barbecue. You would like to try a new barbecue recipe, but it requires a range hood, […]

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Millions of dollars in funding for agri-food technology

Wageningen’s research into intelligent agricultural and horticultural robots will receive 12 to 17 million euros from the NXTGEN HIGHTECH program. The contribution from the National Growth Fund of the Ministry of Economy and Climate is intended to give a major boost to agri-food technology. The Netherlands is the third largest exporter of food technology machinery […]

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Hong Kong’s leading food manufacturers embrace Industry 4.0

Two of Hong Kong’s well-established food manufacturers, Lee Kum Kee (Hong Kong) Foods Limited and Leun Tai Hong Kong Fresh Liquid Eggs Limited, will set up a new smart production line as part of their transformation to the industry 4.0 – in projects partially funded by the city Reindustrialization financing plane (RFS) Lee Kum Kee […]

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ABB, FANUC, Midea Group, Rethink Robotics – Ripon College Days

Global Food Packaging Robotics Market Overview:- Stratagem Market Insights has assessed the global food packaging robotics market in its latest research report. The research report, titled Global Food Packaging Robotics Market 2022 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type, and Application, Forecast to 2028, provides a detailed analysis of the drivers and restraints impacting the overall market. Analysts […]

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2022 Organic Soy Protein Market Innovative Strategy by 2028

The Rowelto Associates Organic Soy Protein Market Update 2022-2029 Interesting Facts & Figures (CAGR, Global Size, Share & Revenue with Business Growth Support and Market Value & Volume with Growth Demand Scenario) offer and pipeline projects) The report titled Organic soy protein market shares a detailed perspective about the crucial factors which are having a […]

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Millions for food technology | Mirage News

Wageningen’s research into intelligent agricultural and horticultural robots will receive 12 to 17 million euros from the NXTGEN HIGHTECH program. The contribution from the National Growth Fund of the Ministry of Economy and Climate is intended to give a major boost to agri-food technology. The Netherlands is the third largest exporter of clay and food […]

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Grants of up to $750,000 available to food manufacturers to expand or relocate to WA

Western Australian food and drink makers have been invited to apply for the second round of the state’s $7 million Value Added Investment Grants scheme. WA Grants Program of the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) provide matching funding to businesses in the agriculture, agri-food and beverage sector through two project streams: Feasibility […]

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Food scientist wins grant to study safety of low-moisture food processing | News

Helping to keep dry foods safe for consumption is the goal of an Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station researcher who recently received a $200,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. National Institute of Food and Agriculture. Jennifer Acuff, an assistant professor of food safety and microbiology in the Agriculture System Division at the University of […]

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How ambitious are food manufacturers’ emissions targets?

Friday, April 22 was Earth Day. This year’s theme was Invest in our planetcalling on everyone, including government, citizens and businesses, to help fight climate change. “If companies don’t act now, climate change will damage economies even more deeply, increase scarcity, drain profits and job prospects, and affect us all,” wrote Earth Day Network, the […]

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Process and control today | FREIGHT BRITAIN: UK FOOD MANUFACTURERS GROW ON “LOCAL” MACHINERY INVESTMENT

27/04/2022 Fortress Technology (Europe) Ltd Speed, proximity and short deadlines stand out as powerful factors influencing the Made in Britain logic. Especially in food safety where lags in time-saving inspection machines are not conducive to productivity, compliance and brand protection. As a UK company sourcing materials domestically and designing, engineering, installing and servicing machinery […]

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Associate Dean, Biosciences and Food Technology, RMIT UNIVERSITY

An opportunity now exists to join the RMIT School of Science and be part of the leadership team contributing to the academic and research performance, strategy and growth of the College. Compensation for Academic Level E ($190,891) or Level D ($148,192 – $163,260) + 17% Super Of particular relevance is for leadership […]

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The Kraft Heinz Company (NASDAQ:KHC), Kellogg Company (NYSE:K) – Investors are pushing food makers like Kellog, Kraft Heinz to set new health goals: FT

Investors are pushing food industry multinationals, including Nestlé SA (OTC: NSRGY)danon (OTC: DANOY)Kraft Heinz Co. (NASDAQ: KHC), and Kellogg Co. (NYSE: K), to set new wellness insights and goals, The Financial Times reported. Moving comes later Unilever Plc (NYSE: UL) announced that it will release diet scores for its meal portfolio to outside metrics. The […]

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Global Pet Food Processing Market 2022 Revenue, Opportunity Analysis, Comprehensive Analysis and Landscape Outlook to 2028

The Global Pet Food Processing Market presented by The Brainy Insights empowers end users to take profitable business decisions that will ensure the long term sustainability of their organization. It provides factual analysis of market drivers, restraints, opportunities, challenges, current trends, regional, segmentation and country analysis. The availability of lucrative opportunities is also analyzed. This […]

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Digital Foodhall Operator and Food Tech Company, ZING, Secures Lead Investor for Its $10M Series A Funding Round to Fuel Regional Expansion

Jakarta, Indonesia and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, April 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Zing Ventures (“ZING”), a digital foodhall operator and food technology company, has obtained its $10 million First Series A funding round investor in Tisana Ventures. The funds will be used to drive the group’s aggressive regional expansion plan, starting with growing its existing footprint […]

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Emirates Development Bank signs financing agreement with Dubai Food Technology Center

The Emirates Development Bank (EDB) of the United Arab Emirates has signed an initial agreement with Food Tech Valley, to provide financing to small and medium-sized enterprises and start-ups operating in the Dubai Food Tech Hub. Under the agreement, the two parties will support technology companies operating or seeking to operate in the hub with […]

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Agenda is now available for Sonoco FRESH Food, Packaging & Sustainability Summit

April 22, 2022April 22, 2022 The second annual Food, Packaging and Sustainability Summit hosted by Sonoco FRESH at Clemson University will focus on strategies to achieve sustainability goals. The FRESH Summit will be held September 19-21, 2022 at the Madren Conference Center in Clemson, South Carolina. The summit will kick off on Monday, September […]

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Agenda Now Available for Sonoco FRESH Food, Packaging & Sustainability Summit

April 22, 2022April 25, 2022 The second annual Food, Packaging and Sustainability Summit hosted by Sonoco FRESH at Clemson University will focus on strategies to achieve sustainability goals. The FRESH Summit will be held September 19-21, 2022 at the Madren Conference Center in Clemson, South Carolina. The summit will kick off on Monday, September […]

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Shanghai Hi-Road Food Technology Co., Ltd. proposes a final dividend for 2021

Shanghai Hi-Road Food Technology Co., Ltd. proposed a final dividend of CNY 4.00000000 for 10 shares (tax included) for 2021. S&P Capital IQ 2022 All news about SHANGHAI HI-ROAD FOOD TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD. 2022 sales 1,123 million 173M 173M Net income 2022 200M 30.7 […]

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Food processing plant fire – A plane crash today in Georgia sees chaos unfold at the General Mills factory in Covington

On Thursday night, a plane crashed into a General Mills plant in Covington, Georgia. The Federal Aviation Administration reported that an unidentified small plane crashed less than a mile from the runway at Covington Municipal Airport. Six semi-trailers were damaged as a result of the accident. Local officials told a news conference there were no […]

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Food manufacturers honored with Queen’s Award 2022

The awards highlight outstanding achievement by UK businesses in the categories of innovation, international trade, sustainability and promoting opportunity through social mobility. This year’s list of winners included South Asian bakery, confectionery and beverage manufacturer Regal Foods, recognized for its excellence and success in international trade. The company’s success has seen its overseas sales increase […]

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Food packaging from McDonald’s, Burger King has been found to contain carcinogenic ‘eternal chemicals’. Now the trials are rolling: report

McDonald’s and Burger King were among a long list of national restaurant chains that were recently discovered to contain cancer-causing ‘eternal chemicals’ in their food packaging, and now it looks like they may have to pay for it. that. A recent report from Consumer Report revealed the use of harmful chemicals, known as PFAS, in […]

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Ren’s Pets donates to support Ukraine

GUELPH, ONTARIO — Pet retailer Ren’s Pets has donated $20,000 to support pets affected by the crisis in Ukraine on April 13. The retailer made the donation to the nonprofit Animal Food Bank, which will distribute the funds to pet organizations in and around Ukraine. Ren’s Pets raised the money through a customer collection effort […]

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Some food packages challenge you to try to open them

In 1975, the very first broadcast of “Saturday Night Live” included a commercial parody that remains a classic today. The product was called Triopenin and it was an arthritis pain medication. The smooth advertiser says that Triopenin “spreads soothing relief where it’s needed”, is “gentle, non-habit forming” and “helps soothe muscles and release stiff joints […]

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Study examines salt reduction strategies for food manufacturers

A new scientific study has examined a range of sodium reduction strategies that can be adopted by food producers to reduce the amount of salt in food. In general, humans enjoy the taste of sodium, so much so that most people easily (and accidentally) eat more than the recommended amount each day. Eating too much […]

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Testing service unveils new pet food testing kits

LAWRENCEVILLE, GA. – 5Strands Affordable Testing, a health testing service, launched three new pet food tests – General Assessment, Pet Food Intolerance and Raw Food Intolerance – on April 12. The tests use bioresonance technology on animal hair, which can help identify food intolerances in dogs and cats. The general assessment test focuses on various […]

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Food manufacturers begin to pass on rising costs: AFGC

The country’s leading food and grocery industry group has warned that its members must pass on their rising costs, which will lead to higher prices for supermarket customers. In comments likely to add to concerns about inflationary pressures, the Australian Food and Grocery Council said in a statement that the wholesale prices they received had […]

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Opportunities, barriers and solutions for compostable packaging

BOULDER, COLO. — Sustainable packaging solutions are not “one size fits all”. With environmental impact at the forefront of food and product manufacturers, communities and the global community, the pet food and product industry has several pathways to a more circular economy for the pet industry. packaging. At the Pet Sustainability Coalition’s (PSC) UnPacked22 virtual […]

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Salinas fire at food processing plant misses ammonia storage site, averting potential hazmat disaster

Shelter-in-place and evacuation orders were lifted Thursday afternoon for businesses and thousands of residents near a Salinas food processing plant that was engulfed in an overnight fire and caused a hazmat alert, Salinas officials said. The fire at a Taylor Farms facility was brought under control Thursday afternoon. About 90% of the building where the […]

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Food manufacturers in Europe are asking for data analysis staff

Europe was the fastest growing region for hiring data analysts among food manufacturers in the three months to February, according to analysis by GlobalData. The number of jobs in Europe accounted for 23.3% of the total number of jobs in data analysis, compared to 16.1% in the same quarter last year. GlobalData, the parent company […]

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Massive fire engulfs Salinas food processing plant; Evacuated neighborhoods – CBS San Francisco

SALINAS (CBS SF/BCN) — A massive 4-alarm fire broke out at the Taylor Farms food processing plant in Salinas late Wednesday night, prompting the evacuation of surrounding neighborhoods. The evacuation notice was issued around 2.19am and was for areas near the fire between South Main Street, East Alisal Street, Alisal Road and Harris Road. READ […]

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Ahold Delhaize USA and ExxonMobil target circular food packaging

Ahold Delhaize USA, ExxonMobil and packaging specialist Sealed Air (SEE) have teamed up for what they call a first-of-its-kind plastic food packaging recycling initiative in the United States. As part of the project, flexible plastics from the food supply chain will be recycled and turned into new circular food-grade certified packaging, Charlotte, North Carolina-based Sealed […]

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Massive fire at Salinas food processing plant brought under control after evacuations and school closures

Firefighters contained a massive blaze at a central California food processing plant, prompting authorities to tell thousands of nearby residents to evacuate Thursday and order tens of thousands more to stay inside their homes. The fire broke out Wednesday night at the Taylor Farms packaged salad plant in Salinas, about 110 miles south of San […]

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Global Food Processing and Handling Equipment Market (2021 to 2026) – Transition to Convenient Food Packaging Drives Growth

DUBLIN, April 14, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Food Processing and Handling Equipment Market by Type (Food Processing, Food Service, Food Packaging), Application (Meat & Poultry, Bakery & Confectionery, Alcoholic Beverages, Non-Alcoholic, Dairy Products), End – Product and Region Form – Global Forecast to 2026″ has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The food processing and handling equipment […]

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Ladakh LG seeks support from SIDBI to develop pashmina wool and food processing MSMEs

Ladakh LG seeks support from SIDBI to develop pashmina wool and food processing MSMEs Leh, April 13 (KNN) Ladakh Lieutenant Governor RK Mathur has urged the Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) to assist MSMEs in scaling up pashmina wool and food processing units to ensure that the product is of superior quality while […]

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Global Pet Food Packaging Market Outlook to 2028

company logo Dublin, April 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “North America Pet Food Packaging Market 2022-2028” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. This report indicates that the North American pet food packaging market is expected to register a compound annual growth rate of 6.74% during the projected phase 2022-2028. The United States […]

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Dangerous chemicals found in some fast food packaging

When you grab fast food, the last thing on your mind is the paper wrapper. “I’ve always been told that Styrofoam is worse than paper. But I really don’t know,” lunchtime customer Ryan Harper told us outside a fast food joint. But it was surprising to learn that Consumer Reports had just sounded the alarm […]

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Plant-based products generate growth opportunities for food manufacturers

Plant-based product innovation is booming. According to the Plant Based Foods Association, over the past two years plant-based food sales in the United States have grown 43%, nine times faster than total food sales.1 Factors attributed to this trend may include environmental impact and sustainability concerns, as well as the current inflationary growth that has […]

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The Rise of Food Packaging Sustainability

From the squash shells of antiquity to the plastic soda bottles of modernity, mankind has created many ways to store food and drink. In 2022, consumers are looking for the most sustainable food containers possible. The Freedonia Group recently found that the food packaging industry is focusing more on sustainability, largely because consumers are becoming […]

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Food manufacturers support the health of nations

The Celebrating Food and Nutrition report includes recent data from Kantar Worldpanel showing that, compared to 2017, FDF member products provide 10% fewer calories, 12% fewer sugars and 16% less salt to the average basket . The report highlights the innovation of companies – large and small – to improve the country’s diet using methods […]

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Sixth wave causes new labor shortages in restaurants, retail and food processing – Saanich News

After two years of intermittent closings, Rachel Reinders felt a surge of hope last month as pandemic restrictions eased and spring dawned on the cusp of a new patio season. But Reinders, who runs the administration of the Lieutenant’s Pump pub in Ottawa, has had to scale back once again, closing its lunch kitchen for […]

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Sixth wave causes new labor shortages in restaurants, retail and food processing – Maple Ridge News

After two years of intermittent closings, Rachel Reinders felt a surge of hope last month as pandemic restrictions eased and spring dawned on the cusp of a new patio season. But Reinders, who runs the administration of the Lieutenant’s Pump pub in Ottawa, has had to scale back once again, closing its lunch kitchen for […]

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Some food packages challenge you to try to open them | Food and drink

In 1975, the very first broadcast of “Saturday Night Live” included a commercial parody that remains a classic today. The product was called Triopenin and it was an arthritis pain medication. The smooth advertiser says that Triopenin “spreads soothing relief where it’s needed”, is “gentle, non-habit forming” and “helps soothe muscles and loosen stiff joints […]

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Sixth wave causes further labor shortages in restaurants, retail and food processing – Surrey Now-Leader

After two years of intermittent closings, Rachel Reinders felt a surge of hope last month as pandemic restrictions eased and spring dawned on the cusp of a new patio season. But Reinders, who runs the administration of the Lieutenant’s Pump pub in Ottawa, has had to scale back once again, closing its lunch kitchen for […]

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Sixth wave causes new labor shortages in restaurants, retail and food processing – Kelowna Capital News

After two years of intermittent closings, Rachel Reinders felt a surge of hope last month as pandemic restrictions eased and spring dawned on the cusp of a new patio season. But Reinders, who runs the administration of the Lieutenant’s Pump pub in Ottawa, has had to scale back once again, closing its lunch kitchen for […]

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Sixth wave causes new labor shortages in restaurants, retail and food processing – Penticton Western News

After two years of intermittent closings, Rachel Reinders felt a surge of hope last month as pandemic restrictions eased and spring dawned on the cusp of a new patio season. But Reinders, who runs the administration of the Lieutenant’s Pump pub in Ottawa, has had to scale back once again, closing its lunch kitchen for […]

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Sixth wave causes further labor shortages in restaurants, retail and food processing – Abbotsford News

After two years of intermittent closings, Rachel Reinders felt a surge of hope last month as pandemic restrictions eased and spring dawned on the cusp of a new patio season. But Reinders, who runs the administration of the Lieutenant’s Pump pub in Ottawa, has had to scale back once again, closing its lunch kitchen for […]

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The sixth wave causes another labor shortage in restaurants, retail and food processing

After two years of intermittent closings, Rachel Reinders felt a surge of hope last month as pandemic restrictions eased and spring dawned on the cusp of a new patio season. But Reinders, who runs the administration of the Lieutenant’s Pump pub in Ottawa, has had to scale back once again, closing its lunch kitchen for […]

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Tate & Lyle: What do parents want from food manufacturers?

In the wake of the global pandemic, health and wellness have taken center stage and consumers are increasingly focused on improving health or maintaining health. In our research conducted in China, Indonesia and Brazil in early 2021, we asked adults what health benefits they intended to focus on in the long term due to COVID-19 […]

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The Pet Sustainability Coalition prepares for the Earth Day rally

BOULDER, COLO. – On April 4, the Pet Sustainability Coalition (PSC) announced its 30-Day Earth Day Rally to inspire 10,000 sustainable actions starting April 22 to celebrate Earth Day. Using a platform, pet industry players will complete mini-challenges that will provide businesses with education on sustainability and corporate responsibility. “Programs like the Earth Day Rally […]

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How often do food manufacturers cite digitization in public documents?

A Nestlé sign at the company’s headquarters in Vevey, Switzerland, December 13, 2020. (Richard Juilliart/Shutterstock.com) Mentions of digitization in public documents from food manufacturers have declined year over year, according to an analysis of the latest research from GlobalData. The number of times the topic was cited fell 51% in the fourth quarter of 2021 […]

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How food packaging can help drive door-to-door sales

The pandemic has resulted in unprecedented demand for offsite catering; restaurants have worked hard to provide the same quality of food for delivery or takeout that consumers have enjoyed when dining out, and for those restaurants that have gone the extra mile, it has paid off. Ensuring food arrives hot and crispy (when needed) rather […]

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Wenger, The XIM Group to Speak at Extrusion Workshop

LINCOLN, NEB. — Products created by extrusion are ubiquitous, accounting for billions of dollars in sales each year worldwide, according to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. To cater to this massive category and the processing know-how it requires, the university’s food processing center will host a three-day, in-person extrusion workshop from May 17-19 at its innovation […]

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Can food manufacturers promote personalized nutrition?

Personalized nutrition, meaning diets and nutritional programs tailored to a person’s specific needs, has long been considered a futuristic way of thinking about the way we eat. With recent developments and funding from a large number of start-ups, this could be an increasingly attractive proposition for manufacturers. the central idea personalized nutrition (NP) is simple: […]

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Belgian food manufacturers warn of production hit by Ukraine crisis

Credit: Thierry Hebbelinck / Shutterstock.com Half of Belgian food makers have seen their supply chains hit by the impact of the war in Ukraine, with four in ten warning they may have to reduce or stop production in the coming weeks. A survey conducted by Fevia, the organization that represents Belgian food manufacturers, paints a […]

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Zume and Solenis launch a range of PFAS-free food packaging

PFAS-free food packaging from Zume and Solenis Zume Inc. A group of chemicals known as PFAS do an excellent job when food needs to be packaged, grease resistant and water resistant. But the so-called “eternal chemicals” don’t break down in the environment and can leak out of containers and travel through soils, contaminating drinking water […]

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Understand the environmental trade-offs of refillable and reusable packaging solutions

BOULDER, COLO. — Packaging sustainability is a hot topic in today’s pet industry. At Global Pet Expo, NielsenIQ revealed that the presence of sustainable packaging attributes for pet food products has increased by 92.3% over the past two years. The conversation around sustainable packaging has shifted in recent years, shifting from traditional end-of-life circularity to […]

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Microplastics from food wrappers and used bottles found deep in the lungs of living people for the first time

Microplastics are found in the water we drink and in the food we eat.SolStock/Getty Images Tiny plastic particles are found in our food, water and blood, and experts don’t know how they affect our health. Scientists have found microplastics in samples taken from living human lungs. Recent research has also found similar particles in human […]

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Top 10 Pet Food Titles of March

Pet food companies react to Russian invasion of Ukraine (March 21st) Mars, Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Nestlé and Kormotech address their operations in Russia and Ukraine. Kormotech partners with industry players in its Save Pets of Ukraine initiative. Spot & Tango secures $51.8 million from Valor Equity Partners (March 22) After growing its subscription services by […]

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Aluminum demand affecting beverages and pet food packaging in NH

The demand for aluminum is impacting the food and beverage industry, including craft beer brewers. the containers of choice. “It’s great packaging, for beer, it helps the beer stay fresh and not get hit by light, so it’s no wonder we turned to packaging. It’s also very friendly to ship,” said Scott Thornton of Great […]

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Microplastics from food wrappers and used bottles found deep in the lungs of living people for the first time

Tiny plastic particles are found in our food, water and blood, and experts don’t know how they affect our health. Scientists have found microplastics in samples taken from living beings, humans lungs. Scientists have found tiny pieces of plastic in the lungs of living humans, adding to concerns about the health impact of microplastics. Pieces […]

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Communication tools food manufacturers should use

As the world continues to work towards economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, food manufacturers have invested in products and equipment that can enhance their growth. Here are some communication tools companies should consider adding to their arsenal to improve worker collaboration, avoid costly mistakes, and save money in the long run. 1. Cloud Hosted […]

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Dear Human Grade Ingredient Pet Food Manufacturers… – The Truth About Pet Food

Pet owners do their best to provide their pets with human-grade ingredient-based pet food. While we fully understand that human-grade ingredients are significantly more expensive than food-grade ingredients, we still struggle to be able to provide 100% human nutrition to our pets. One option for pet owners to save money on their pet food made […]

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Canada’s food manufacturers increase sales, despite challenges, FCC report says

Written by Farm Credit Canada Boosted by pent-up demand and higher prices, Canada’s food manufacturing industry performed well in 2021, according to FCC’s latest annual food report. Food manufacturing sales increased 14.8% to more than $125 billion in 2021 and are expected to increase 7.4% in 2022. Last year was the strongest growth in food […]

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AMSA Announces Speakers for Pet Food Symposium

KEARNEY, MO. – On March 24, the American Meat Science Association (AMSA) announced guest speakers for its annual Reciprocal Meat Conference (RMC) to be held June 12-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Brittany White, Ph.D., Maria RC de Godoy, Ph.D., and Michael Clark will be AMSA’s guest speakers for the “Pet Food Innovation for Pets and […]

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Daniel Neman: Some food packages challenge you to try to open them | Food

In 1975, the very first broadcast of “Saturday Night Live” included a commercial parody that remains a classic today. The product was called Triopenin and it was an arthritis pain medication. The smooth advertiser says that Triopenin “spreads soothing relief where it’s needed”, is “gentle, non-habit forming” and “helps soothe muscles and release stiff joints […]

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Food makers change recipe as UK faces sunflower oil shortage

UK’s leading sunflower oil bottler says it only has a few weeks supply left Makers of foods such as crisps and crisps are having to change their recipes as the UK faces a shortage of sunflower oil. Edible oilswhich packages three-quarters of the oil for the UK retail market, says it only has a few […]

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Why hackers are attacking food manufacturers — Quartz

Lactaid, a brand of lactose-free milk, is missing from the shelves of supermarkets like Costco and Publix. The reason: a cyberattack. HP Hood Dairy, owner of Lactaid, did not release details, but cyber experts say it was likely a ransomware attack. The attack happened about two weeks ago and Hood took all of its factories […]

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Dublin-based Matrix Food Technology leads the way in lab-grown meat

Eating a burger made from lab-grown meat may seem like a futuristic concept, but the research and development of this cutting-edge food technology is happening today – in our own backyards. Matrix Food Technology, a Dublin City startup, creates products used by companies that produce what is commonly referred to as “cultured meat” or “cultured […]

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Starbucks Announces Ban of Toxic ‘Forever Chemicals’ in Food Packaging

Starbucks commits to eliminate PFAS from all US packaging by the end of 2022 and international packaging in 2023 Toxic-Free Future and its Mind the Store program applaud this commitment and urge Congress to ban PFAS in food packaging SEATTLE, WA—On March 15, 2022, international coffee giant Starbucks announcement its first-ever commitment to eliminate toxic […]

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Canadian Food Manufacturers Increase Sales: FCC Report – DiscoverWestman.com

According to Farm Credit Canada’s latest annual food report, thanks to pent-up demand and higher prices, the Canadian food manufacturing industry has performed well in 2021. Food manufacturing sales increased 14.8% to more than $125 billion in 2021 and are expected to increase 7.4% in 2022. Last year was the strongest growth in food manufacturing […]

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Canada’s food manufacturers increase sales, despite challenges, says Farm Credit Canada report

Boosted by pent-up demand and higher prices, Canada’s food manufacturing industry performed well in 2021, according to the latest FCC Annual Food Report. Food manufacturing sales increased 14.8% to more than $125 billion in 2021 and are expected to increase 7.4% in 2022. Last year was the strongest growth in food manufacturing year-over-year recorded since […]

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Wastewater from food processing can be used as fertilizer in algae cultivation

Agricultural and food processing operations typically generate a lot of wastewater. It has significant potential to pollute land, air and water due to its high chemical oxygen demand (COD) and volume. Sewage must be cleaned before it is discharged into local waterways. New research has shown that process water from food production can serve as […]

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Canadian food manufacturers increase sales: FCC report

According to Farm Credit Canada’s latest annual food report, thanks to pent-up demand and higher prices, the Canadian food manufacturing industry has performed well in 2021. Food manufacturing sales increased 14.8% to more than $125 billion in 2021 and are expected to increase 7.4% in 2022. Last year was the strongest growth in food manufacturing […]

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Consumer Reports investigates potentially dangerous chemicals in fast food packaging

Scientists have found potentially dangerous chemicals on common food packaging. Consumer reports Survey of the contents of some fast food packaging. Scientists are hard at work testing more than 100 food packaging products for so-called chemicals forever or PFAS from popular retailers and what they found is cause for concern. “We found PFAS in many […]

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Agriculture and Food Processing Industry Expo – 2020 helped the nation explore new areas of collaboration for Indian entities: Narendra Singh Tomar | Odisha News | Latest news from Odisha

New Delhi: With the participation of central and state governments, businesses and startups, Expo-2020 Dubai is helping the Nation explore new areas of collaboration for Indian entities and position itself as a global economic hub. The India Pavilion India Innovation Center has also helped build India’s strength as the third largest unicorn incubator and has […]

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Food tech company has plans for soy and pea ingredients

ST. LOUIS – Benson Hill, a food technology company active in plant genetics, is also becoming a supplier of food ingredients. Soy-based ingredients are available now, and pea-based ingredients could follow in three years. Benson Hill in February launched TruVail High Protein Soy Meal and Soy Protein Concentrate from the company’s non-GMO high protein soybeans. […]

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Innovation to Drive the Global Pet Food Packaging Market

“The Global Pet Food Packaging Market” According to a new market research report launched by Inkwood Research, the global pet food packaging market is expected to register a growth rate of 7.34% during the forecast years of 2021 to 2028. Browse 49 market data charts and 53 figures spread across over 180 pages, plus in-depth […]

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Food Processing Wastewater Could Be Used As Cultivated Seaweed Fertilizer

Food processing typically generates a lot of wastewater, which needs to be cleaned before it is discharged into local waterways. According to new research, however, this water could first be used as a very effective fertilizer for cultivated algae. In a study by scientists from Sweden’s University of Gothenburg and Chalmers University of Technology, “process […]

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Local food makers reeling as costs rise by up to 400%

Local food manufacturers are feeling the pain of war in Ukraine, with the cost of raw materials rising by up to 400%. Manufacturers may not be able to continue to absorb price increases and may have to pass the costs on to consumers. “Hell broke loose” even for snack producer Twistees and Tastees, as the […]

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Neman: Some food packages challenge you to try to open them | Food and cooking

In 1975, the very first broadcast of “Saturday Night Live” included a commercial parody that remains a classic today. The product was called Triopenin and it was an arthritis pain medication. The smooth advertiser says that Triopenin “spreads soothing relief where it’s needed”, is “gentle, non-habit forming” and “helps soothe muscles and loosen stiff joints […]

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Duynie Ingredients recognized for its environmental efforts

CUIJK, NETHERLANDS — For the third consecutive year, Duynie Ingredients has been recognized as one of the most successful accredited sustainable companies by the Pet Sustainability Coalition (PSC). PSC showcased the top environmental players in the pet industry at the Global Pet Expo in Orlando, Florida on March 24. Duynie Ingredients has been evaluated by […]

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Food processing plant accused of polluting local waterways

Hanover Foods Corporation is accused of discharging dangerous levels of pollutants from its sewage treatment facility in Hanover, York County. YORK COUNTY, Pennsylvania – A food processor in York County is under intense scrutiny by state and federal environmental agencies. Hanover Foods Corporation is accused of discharging dangerous levels of pollutants from its sewage treatment […]

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Fresh Food Packaging Market Size, Share, Growth Overview, Competitive Analysis

The report organized by Lexis Business Insights on the Global Fresh Food Packaging Market 2021, Industry Growth Trends, Competitive Analysis and Forecast 2027 is the finest manufacture of expertise and trust. The report elaborates the industry-wide research analysis on the dynamics of the parent industry. The report is based on multidisciplinary approaches to unveil possible […]

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Consumer Reports Says Fast Food Wrappers Contain Carcinogenic Chemicals ‘Forever’

According to PennLivea report recently published by Consumer Reports have found that fast food outlets such as McDonald’s, Chick-fil-A, Burger King and other fast food restaurants have “forever” toxic chemicals known as PFAs in the packaging. PennLive reported that PFAs are called “forever” chemicals because they do not break down naturally in the environment. They […]

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Andhra Pradesh Farmers to Reap Big Benefits from Food Processing Center | Amaravati News

AMARAVATI: The stage is set for the launch of a massive Central Processing Center (CPC) at Mallavalli Food Park in Krishna district. Andhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation (APIIC) has prepared the state-of-the-art food processing plant at a cost of 86 crore. The CPC spans almost 7.48 acres. The CPC has facilities to extract the pulp […]

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Still chemicals found in fast food wrappers

this Analysis published by Consumer Reports Thursdays from “eternal chemicals” that have been found in some fast food packaging from popular fast food chains. PFAS has been classified as “eternal chemicals” because the compounds are man-made chemicals that cannot break down in the environment. The analysis showed that this class of chemicals was found in […]

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Agri-food manufacturers remain united in the face of crises: Business Leaders Forum 2022

In this exclusive video interview – filmed at this year’s event, sponsored by Columbus – Clothier explained that despite the chaos caused by the growing number of crises, it was reassuring that all companies in the food and beverage industry face the same challenges. “We live in an inflationary environment and everyone is in the […]

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Teamsters Director of Food Processing Peter Finn Testifies in Support of SB 1308

News 2022.03.25 This morning, Peter Finn, director of the Teamsters food processing division and secretary-treasurer of Local 856, addressed the California State Senate Agriculture Committee. He testified in support of California State Senate Bill 1308, legislation that would clarify and strengthen existing “Buy American” requirements by prohibiting schools from purchasing non-American products unless it there […]

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Some Fast Food Packaging Isn’t Exactly Safe

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) – Think about that takeout order you ate recently. Almost everything probably came boxed or packaged in some form. And it’s what’s in some of that packaging that’s causing concern. A new Consumer Reports survey reveals potentially dangerous chemicals in many commonly used food packaging. More than 100 food packaging products have […]

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In the face of crises, food manufacturers remain united: Business Leaders Forum 2022

In this exclusive video interview – filmed at this year’s event, sponsored by Columbus – Clothier explained that despite the chaos caused by the growing number of crises, it was reassuring that all companies in the food and beverage industry face the same challenges. “We live in an inflationary environment and everyone is in the […]

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The latest figures on the big data patents of agri-food manufacturers

The number of big data-related patents filed by food manufacturers has fallen in recent months – but remains higher than a year earlier, according to an analysis by GlobalData. The latest figures show that the number of industry patent applications related to big data rose to nine in the three months to January, compared to […]

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The Canadian Institute of Agri-Food Technology will install dynamic LED solutions

The Institut de technologie agroalimentaire du Québec (ITAQ) in Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec has replaced its HPS greenhouse lights with Sollum Technologies’ dynamic LED grow light solution. This change will allow for more robust studies of the efficacy of various light recipes. ITAQ is the only educational institution in Quebec that offers college-level courses in agri-food and […]

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Facilities Management for Industrial Consumer Packaged Goods and Food Manufacturers Market 2022 Industry Analysis, By Top Key Companies, Types, Applications and Forecast to 2030

Facilities Management for Industrial Consumer Packaged Goods and Food Manufacturers Market Size 2022 Industry Share, Strategies, Growth Analysis, Regional Demand, Revenue, Key Players and Forecast Research Report 2030 A recent market research report added to the repository of Credible markets is an in-depth analysis of Global Facilities Management Market for Industrial Consumer Packaged Goods and […]