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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 […]

Food technology

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. […]