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Taiwan to ban PVC in food packaging from July 2023: EPA

Taipei, April 30 (CNA) The manufacture, import and sale of food packaging containing polyvinyl chloride (PVC) will be banned in Taiwan from July 2023, the Environmental Protection Administration announced on Friday. environment (EPA). Wang Yueh-bin (王嶽斌), executive director of the EPA Recycling Fund Management Board, explained that although it is less commonly used compared to […]

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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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NutriSource expands operations with cannery

PERHAM, MINN. — On April 27, NutriSource®, owned by Tuffy’s Pet Foods, announced the opening of a new wet pet food cannery inside the Tuffy’s Treats Company facility in Delano, Minnesota. NutriSource has invested $20 million in the cannery, which includes an expansion and will create 45 permanent jobs. The NutriSource Cannery will allow Tuffy’s […]

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PFAS in food packaging: prepare for new regulations

Have you ever wondered why your french fries box doesn’t disintegrate or why your burger wrapper doesn’t turn into a soggy mess? The answer is a family of several thousand chemicals called per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). Certain PFAS compounds are incredibly effective at repelling water and oils (think grease and grease) and have been […]

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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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Shortage of sunflower oil: food manufacturers, avoid legal proceedings

Food manufacturers faced with a shortage of raw materials derived from sunflower seeds, such as sunflower oil, may have to use other ingredients without having the time to adapt their labeling accordingly. The authorities have now developed a new platform allowing these manufacturers to react quickly and in compliance with food labeling rules. In principle, […]

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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” INVESTMENT IN MACHINERY

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 delays in time-saving inspection machines are not conducive to productivity, compliance and brand protection. As a UK company sourcing materials locally and engineering, designing, installing and servicing machinery […]

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Marel adds pet food processing by acquiring Wenger

Adapted from a press release: Marel has agreed to acquire Wenger Manufacturing, a processing equipment manufacturer specializing in pet food, vegetable protein and aquatic animal feed. The acquisition of Wenger is a platform for investing in new complementary and attractive growth markets for Marel. Pet food processing equipment will be the fourth business segment along […]

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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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Antares Announces “All-in-One” Food Packaging Inspection System

Antares Vision Group presents “All-in-One”, a series of inspection machines with a wide range of technologies dedicated to the food industry. The first “All-in-One” models are presented at Anuga FoodTec in Cologne, Germany, from April 26 to 29, in Hall 7 at Stand D-060 E-061. Now food companies can meet various quality requirements with just […]

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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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ADM is committed to sustainable development with a new initiative

CHICAGO, ILL. – Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) announced on April 20 its commitment to achieve 100% deforestation-free supply chains by 2025, five years ahead of schedule. The company made the announcement as part of global Earth Day celebrations taking place this week. ADM said the expedited lead time applies to direct and indirect sourcing […]

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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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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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Everything you need to know about sustainability in food packaging | Article

Wednesday 27e April, the Sustainable Packaging Summit and Packaging Europe will partner with Anuga Foodtec to present a half-day live conference in Cologne, Germany focusing on specific sustainability challenges in food packaging. At Anuga Foodtec, guest speakers from Stora Enso, Wipk, SPRING, Mondi, Constantia and AIPIA will discuss topics such as the strategic challenges of […]

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Pet food sales top $50 billion in 2021

STAMFORD, CONN. – The American Pet Products Association (APPA) released its 2021 State of the Industry data on April 19, revealing that the pet industry hit its all-time high in sales at $123.6 billion. dollars last year. According to the data, $50 billion was spent on pet food, accounting for approximately 40% of all industry […]

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Food distribution and processing projects create 190 jobs in South Carolina

Food distribution and processing projects create 190 jobs in South Carolina Sagebrook Home will create 117 new jobs in Berkeley County; Palmetto Gourmet Foods will create 73 positions in Saluda County. Sagebrook Home will create 117 new jobs with an $80 million investment in Berkeley County, SC. Located in Summerville, Sagebrook Home’s new 500,000 square […]

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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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Recycled PP resins from PCR food packaging

(Source: Nextek) After successful trials at Tomra in Germany in September 2021, where 99.9% sorting purity using Nextek’s Polyprism invisible fluorescent markers was achieved, Nextloopp is now shipping prototypes of PPristine recycled PP resins sourced from post-consumer food packaging to its 43 participants for further testing. Production trials of food-grade compliant rPP will begin shortly, […]

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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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Bioplastic breakthroughs and applications in food packaging

Can you believe it’s been eight years since The Coca-Cola Co. introduced the PlantBottle? This revolutionary first-generation PlantBottle replaced one of the two basic components of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) with renewable materials made from sugar cane by-products. Today, advances in biopolymers are advancing at breakneck speed, with an emphasis on making polymers from sustainable, non-petroleum […]

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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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Indian Agribusiness: Current Scenario

India’s food industry is poised for tremendous growth, increasing its contribution to the global food trade every year. In India, the food sector has become a high growth and high profit sector due to its immense potential for value addition, especially in the food processing industry. There has been a big revolution in the food […]

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Air-Dried Pet Food Manufacturer Expands with Staff

OVERLAND PARK, KAN. — ZIWI, a global air-dried pet food manufacturer, announced the expansion of its ZIWI USA, Inc. segment, with eight new appointments. The appointments follow the company’s rapid growth in the North American pet food industry. Mindy Price has joined the company as Operations Manager. Prior to ZIWI, Price spent 20 years working […]

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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 new labor shortages in restaurants, retail and food processing – Sylvan Lake 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 – 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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VICTOR launches 2 new delicacies

MOUNT PLEASANT, TEXAS — VICTOR has launched two new chewy dog ​​treats — Hi-Pro Bites and Hi-Pro Strips. The treats expand the company’s line of classic treats to include tender beef options. Both new treats are formulated with high levels of protein, with real beef as the first ingredient. Hi-Pro Bites are designed as a […]

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RBS launches a new thread cutting machine

ROBESONIA, Pennsylvania. – Reading Bakery Systems (RBS) introduced a new advanced Thomas L. Green WCX Wirecut machine which the company says offers “more product flexibility, control, better safety features and easier sanitation” than designs previous ones. According to RBS, the new machine offers an expanded range of product capabilities, including standard and filled bars, multi-color […]

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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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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 […]

Food processing

NutriSource gives back with new dog treats

PERHAM, MINN. – NutriSource, owned by KLN Family Brands, announced its new NutriSource Superstars Giving philanthropy program on Jan. 31, coinciding with the release of its new NutriSource Superstars training reward treats. The company will donate all proceeds from the new treats to organizations across the United States dedicated to people and pets. “A core […]

Food manufacturers

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 […]

Food packaging

Global Pet Food Packaging Market (2022 to 2028) – With Amcor, Ardagh Group and Crown Holdings among others

DUBLIN, April 01, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Pet Food Packaging Market 2022-2028” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. This report suggests that the global pet food packaging market is expected to show growth during the forecast period 2022-2028. Companies cited Factors such as growth in the number of pet owners, in addition to an […]