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How food tech can help feed the world

Everyone must eat. But feeding the world becomes much more difficult as the population continues to grow and the land available for cultivation diminishes. Fortunately for humanity, innovation and technology can help mitigate the negative impact on the global food supply. In fact, in Silicon Valley and elsewhere, software and biotech companies have effectively partnered […]

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Growth of food processing sector depends on meeting quality standards: Sahai

Subodh Kant Sahai, Union Minister for Food Processing Industries, said the food processing sector is going to be the driving force behind India’s economy. “Currently, the sector is growing at the rate of 15% per year; however, the future growth of the sector depends on compliance with safety and quality standards, infrastructure, capacity building, skilled […]

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US to crack down on ‘forever chemicals’ used in food packaging

Photo by Mateusz Feliksik on Unsplash The US government has outlined plans to ban certain PFAS, or “chemicals forever,” some of which are used in food packaging. The crackdown on perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS) follows research linking these substances to serious diseases, including cancer and liver disease. As well as in […]

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Innovation package for food manufacturers in the category of cheese snacks

Kerry’s research surveyed 8,790 consumers in 16 countries across Europe, Latin America, North America, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa to learn more about their snacking behaviors regarding savory cheese-flavored snacks, while studying new product launch activity. . The news comes as Kerry Group announced that it had reached an agreement to acquire the business-to-business […]

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Cub Foods brings Afresh’s AI-powered fresh food technology to more stores

Diving brief: Cub Foods is rolling out Afresh Technologies’ predictive fresh food ordering technology across its fleet of company-owned supermarkets, according to a Thursday Press release. The Minnesota-based retailer opted to ramp up its use of the AI-powered platform following a test in some stores this led to a “profound reduction in food waste,” according […]

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Additional ways to clean wastewater from your facility

Pre-treatment of wastewater is usually an expensive proposition, requiring the installation of an elaborate system. Some inexpensive steps can help make pretreatment more efficient. Cleaning wastewater before throwing it away may seem paradoxical, but that is the purpose of industrial treatment plants. Bioreactors, settling ponds and other methods remove sludge from wastewater and reduce its […]

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Consumers want added sugar labeling on food packaging, study finds

Today, an Australian study published by PLOS ONE found evidence that consumers supported a range of added sugar labels, indicating that the government is unlikely to face consumer opposition if added sugar labeling is introduced. Dr. Miranda Blake of Deakin University’s Global Center for Preventive Health and Nutrition (GLOBE), and lead author of the study, […]

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Majority of Canadians Against Eliminating Best Before Dates on Food Packages, Study Finds

Would you throw away a container of yogurt after its expiration date has passed? Or are you the type to keep eating until the smell, texture, and taste tell you to stop? Majority of Canadians oppose eliminating best before dates on food packaging in an effort to reduce food waste, according to a joint report […]

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SWOT Analysis of Agriculture and Food Processing Market by Size

Agriculture and Food Processing Market Latest Agriculture and Food Processing Market Industrial Growth Study 2022-2028. A detailed study accumulated to offer latest information about acute features of Agriculture and Food Processing market. The report contains different market forecasts related to revenue size, production, CAGR, consumption, gross margin, price, and other important factors. While emphasizing the […]

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nuVizz Named to FSA Food Digest’s Top Food Technology Vendor List for 2022

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–nuVizz, a SaaS platform for last-mile delivery and transportation management and network-based customer experience, has been named one of the top food technology providers for 2022 by the Food Food Shippers of America (FSA) Digest. “Technology platforms, applications and innovators have emerged in the food and beverage market to help bring greater efficiency, productivity […]

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Colgate-Palmolive Supports Pet Food Stars

Pet food is the only type of food Colgate-Palmolive makes, but it’s an important part of the company’s success. Hill’s Science Diet division, the pet food operation of Colgate-Palmolive, had fastest growing of any major division of the business during the quarter ending July. Hill’s operating profit for the quarter was $212 million, or about […]

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Brno researchers explore edible food packaging

The new legislation is forcing food manufacturers to need ways to sell perishable foods to customers in a way that is hygienic and where the food doesn’t go bad by the time it reaches the shelves, while still being durable. Sona Hermanova|Photo: VSCHT The Institute of Food Technology at Mendel University in Brno offers a […]

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Tinder for cultures? How this food tech company is improving plant-based foods

What if there was a matchmaking platform, similar to Tinder or Bumble, but instead of singles swiping right for a chance at romance, plant-based food developers were matched with ingredients optimized and high quality? For food technology company Equinom, this isn’t an unrealized dream of the future, it’s the current day-to-day reality of the business. […]

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Pet brand earns B Corp certification

LONDON — Beco, an environmentally-focused pet brand offering pet food and supplies, has achieved B Corporation certification. The pet business was originally launched in 2009 and has since been dedicated to achieving sustainable operations to provide consumers with more environmentally friendly pet products. “I have always believed that business can be used as a force […]

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Pyhra: food technology at LFS – St. Pölten – meinbezirk.at & More Latest News Here

Pyhra: food technology at LFS – St. Pöltenmondistrict.at Pyhra: Food Technology at LFS – St. Pölten – meinbezirk.at& Latest News Update I tried to give all kinds of news to y’all latest news today 2022 through this site and you will like all this news very much because all the news that we always give […]

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Indian food processing industry is betting on front-of-package labeling as a golden card to drive growth and tap into global markets

Adopting global front-of-package (FOPL) best practice labeling on all packaged foods can provide a major boost to increased exports of packaged foods, especially those produced by MSME units. This was the message distilled from a recent industry event organized by Consumer VOICE, a leading consumer organization in India, working under the Department of Consumer Affairs’ […]

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Can we make biodegradable food wraps with watermelon rind?

In a recent article published in the journal Polymers, researchers aimed to develop an active film of polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) and thermoplastic cornstarch (TPS) starch for use in food packaging with the antioxidant and antimicrobial properties of bark extract of watermelon combined with a plasticizer glycerol. Consumer testing of the film has determined favorable user […]

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FDA prohibits the use of staplers and tape for food packaging; hoteliers, deliverers combined

While the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an advisory to restaurants, eateries, and other establishments not to use staplers and cello tape, but only food-grade materials for packaging food products, hoteliers and people involved in food delivery have expressed confusion that it is not necessary. Commenting on the advisory, Sanjay Naragude, FDA co-commissioner […]

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BSM Partners will guide innovation for WF Young

LONGMEADOW EAST, MASS. – WF Young announced Aug. 15 that it is partnering with BSM Partners, a full-service innovation firm for pet industry players, to develop ongoing innovation pipelines for its pet care brands. pets. This includes the Company’s The Missing Link® brand, as well as its other pet and equine brands. “WF Young has […]

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Start of construction of the GTHI agro-food processing center

The project is entrusted to GAMWORKS within the framework of the Gambia pilot project by the German Development Agency (GIZ) ECOWAS. Kaddijatou Fofana, project manager at GAMWORKS, said the center will be used to train GTHI students on how to process agro-materials, adding that they chose GTHI because of its impact on the tourism industry. […]

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Bongbong Marcos Discusses Sugar Sourcing With Food Manufacturers

President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. met with members of the Philippine Chamber of Food Manufacturers Inc. on Monday August 15, 2022 to discuss their concerns regarding the supply of sugar in the country. (Picture from Marcos Facebook account) MANILA, Philippines — President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. met with members of the Philippine Chamber of Food Manufacturers […]

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Chewy Takes Pet Food Donation Milestone

DANIA BEACH, FL. – Chewy announced another major donation milestone, surpassing more than $100 million in donations of pet food and supplies through its philanthropic initiative, Chewy Gives Back. The initiative aims to help nonprofit animal welfare organizations across the United States by providing pet food and various pet supplies. The Chewy Gives Back initiative […]

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Israeli companies are leading investments in plant-based food technologies

Agency Ajn.- According to an updated report released this week, Israeli companies are leading the way in food tech investment in the plant-based alternative protein sector, and are second only to the United States in terms of money invested. in the alternative protein industry. (GFI) Israel. The alternative protein industry includes plant-based meat, dairy and […]

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Cat nutrition start-up lands $28 million in investment

LONDON — KatKin, a European fresh food and pet health technology startup, recently closed its Series A funding round, bringing its total funding to $28 million. The round was led by Verlinvest and Perwyn and received participation from Kreos Capital and former investor Octopus Ventures. “I am very pleased to join Brett, Nikki and the […]

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Ludhiana | State government committed to promoting food processing: Fauja Singh Sarari

In a bid to boost the economic condition of farmers, Horticulture and Food Processing Minister Fauja Singh Sarari said on Tuesday that the Punjab government was working on a roadmap to increase farmers’ incomes by encouraging food processing. food. During his first visit to Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) and Ladhowal Mega Food Park, the Minister […]

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Hormel reorganizes internal units | food preparation

Hormel Foods plans to reorganize from four divisions to three to better reflect changes to its product portfolio and operations. The current setup includes Chilled Foods, Grocery, Jennie-O Turkey Shop, and International/Other. From October, Hormel’s internal segments will include Retail, Foodservice, International and Branded Fuel. Retail will include Hormel’s best-known brands, including Skippy Peanut Butter […]

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CLiCK plans to establish a food processing program

Aug. 8—WINDHAM — With the help of a $280,000 USDA grant, the Commercially Licensed Cooperative Kitchen plans to establish a food processing program. CLiCK executive director Leigh Duffy said the aim was to buy local produce from farmers in small batches and either make products from the produce or process and resell it. She said […]

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FDA finalizes risk analysis and preventive control guidelines

SILVER SPRING, MD. – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finalized its guidelines on hazard analysis and risk-based preventive controls for animal feed on July 6. The guidelines are intended to help pet food production facilities comply with the FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) risk analysis. and requirements for risk-based preventive controls. The […]

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India’s food processing sector grew 11% in five years – The New Indian Express

By Express press service CHENNAI: India has huge potential in the food processing sector that needs to be tapped, according to an industry report on Friday. According to the report on Indian food processing industry published by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) at FoodPro, an exhibition on food processing technologies, the industry has grown […]

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Eco-friendly food packaging also serves as a quality sensor

Scientists from the Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology (IASST), led by Professor Devasish Chowdhury of the Physical Sciences Division and his student Sazzadur Rahman, INSPIRE Principal Investigator, have developed a smart biodegradable biopolymer nanocomposite capable of detecting the relative humidity – a useful invention in food packaging. Two biopolymers, guar gum (a […]

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A food processing company is trying to break the stigma of menopause

MOY Park, which employs hundreds of staff in Tyrone, has set up a leadership team to provide a range of education and support opportunities for team members about menopause. Launched as part of the company’s Diversity, Equality, Inclusion and Belonging (DEIB) strategy, the team is also focusing on ways to reduce the stigma associated with […]

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IFAD Agrihub Nigeria Food Processing and Packaging Training 2022

Deadline: August 8, 2022 Applications for the IFAD Agrihub Nigeria Food Processing and Packaging Training 2022 are now open. The training offers a detailed program on food handling, processing, packaging, networking and mentoring for young people. The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Agrihub Nigeria project focuses on developing the skills of unemployed Nigerian youth […]

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Food technology that turns science fiction into reality

August 2022: We’ve heard of meatless plant-based meat and even dairy-free milk (mylk), but what would you think if you learned that beeless honey was the next food innovation for the plant movement? Well, the Dutch company Fooditive is planning to test honey without bees soon. The company has partners in New Zealand, Australia and […]

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Sustainability is key for farmers and food manufacturers

VAIL, COLO. – Sustainability will continue to be at the forefront of consumer concerns, but can also benefit producers, said a panel on sustainable sourcing adding value to the food supply chain at the 37th International Symposium on Sweeteners held August 1 in Vail. Alissa Marturano, global director of sustainable sourcing for Mars Wrigley, said […]

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3 Tips for Choosing Pet Food Packaging Bags with Custom Printing

Beyin packaging will show the 3 tips on how to start custom pet food packaging bags. cat/dog food food packaging bag is made up of multi-layer films, which have barrier, heat resistance and airtightness properties. It can prevent food spoilage, that is, prevent the oxidation of vitamins in food. And the common structure includes PET/AL/PE, […]

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How Food Manufacturers Scam Parents For Giving Kids Treats

Pure fruit juices, fruit juice concentrates and fruit purées are used to sweeten a wide variety of children’s foods, including drinks, smoothies, yogurts, cream cheese and dried fruit snacks. But these fruit-based sweeteners are essentially just sugar. “It is misleading and unnecessary for products to make claims such as ‘no added sugar’, when the product […]

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Food Processing Machinery Market Trends, Industry Analysis, Growth by Forecast | Key Market Players GEA, Alfa Laval, Buhler AG, JBT Corporation

Food Processing Machinery Market Insights: New York, United States: The Food Processing Machinery Market report is an expert study that majorly focuses on companies, categories, applications, regions and other sub-categories. In addition to this, the reports include sales and revenue analysis, as well as trade, competition, investment, and projections. The food processing machinery market is […]

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Pet food processing market – Major tech giants are in vogue again

The Global Pet food processing The market has experienced remarkable momentum in recent years. The steady increase in demand due to improved purchasing power should bode well for the global market. The latest JCMR publication, entitled “Pet Food Processing”, offers insightful insight into the drivers and restraints present in the market. It assesses historical data […]

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Community Food Processing Center Will Boost Midcoast Food Security and Agricultural Enterprises – Knox County VillageSoup

The former Coastal Blueberries Services building at 61 Common Road in Union has been purchased by Maine Farmland Trust and will soon serve a new purpose for farmers in the Midcoast region. union – On July 25, Maine Farmland Trust (MFT) completed the purchase of the former Coastal Blueberries Service building at 61 Common Road […]

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Hill’s Pet Nutrition to increase capacity following sales growth

NEW YORK – On July 29, Colgate-Palmolive Company released its second quarter financial statements, detailing increased net and organic sales, as well as strong growth for its Hill’s Pet Nutrition brand despite steadily rising prices. Overall, Colgate-Palmolive net sales increased 5.5% to $4.4 billion from $4.2 billion in 2021 and organic sales growth increased 9%. […]

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New Delta robots handle primary food packaging

The use of robots in food packaging applications is increasing as more robots adhere to IP69K construction standards for sanitation. This is according to PMMI’s recent robot report, “2022 Robots and Cobots An Automated Future,” who shares that the main packaging applications for which robots are used are bag and bottle handling, container loading, multipacks, […]

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CII to Host Three-Day Food Processing Event in Chennai

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Southern Region, is organizing the 14 e edition of Foodpro – India’s biennial food processing, packaging and technology event – ​​from August 5-7 at the Chennai Trade Centre, Nandambakkam. The Government of Tamil Nadu is the host state. Mr. K. Panneerselvam, Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, will deliver […]

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CRB announces promotions in the Food & Beverage segment

KANSAS CITY, MO. — On July 28, CRB promoted Tom Rychlewski to vice president of restaurant operations. Rychlewski is the company’s senior vice president for its Food & Beverage (F&B) business and joins its seven existing vice presidents in North America and Europe. Prior to his promotion, Rychlewski served as Market Team Leader for CRB’s […]

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Community Food Processing Center to Strengthen Midcoast Food Security, Farm Businesses

On July 25, the Maine Farmland Trust completed the purchase of the former Coastal Blueberries Service building at 61 Common Road in Union, in partnership with the Midcoast Farmers Alliance, an area farmer support network founded by the Maine Coast Heritage Trust in 2015. MFA plans to turn the old blueberry processing building into a […]

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Rowan County once again becomes premier food processing site

ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) – Business Facilities magazine, a leading source of business information for national economic development site selection professionals, has named Rowan County one of the top 10 metropolitan areas in North America for food processing sites for the second consecutive year. Rowan County earned the #8 ranking in North America. Rankings are […]