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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 […]

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Is “stagflation” coming? The fear of grocers and food manufacturers

Argentina could be immersed in a complex scenario that is beginning to be talked about around the world: the “stagflation”. It is essentially the combination of economic stagnation with high inflation. The top inflation in Argentina it’s already common currency. Economic stagnation, on a small scale, begins to manifest itself in the form of a […]

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Grassi and NJFPA Reveal Results of 2022 Food Manufacturer Survey

Grassithe New York-based accounting firm with a major presence in New Jersey, as well as the New Jersey Food Processors Associationannounced the results of their second annual benchmarking survey of food manufacturers on Friday. This year’s survey, which elicited candid feedback from professionals across all sectors of thethe food and beverage industry, has expanded to […]

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Grassi and NJFPA Release 2022 Food Manufacturer Survey Results

March 21, 2022 Grassi, a leading provider of business consulting and accounting services, and the New Jersey Food Processors Association (NJFPA), a community of food and beverage businesses and service providers, announced the results of their second annual benchmarking survey of food manufacturers. This year’s survey has been expanded to include industry professionals from New […]

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Process and control today | A ‘paradigm shift’ is needed for food manufacturers to respond to the sustainable packaging boom

03/17/2022 Ulma Packaging Ltd. According to an industry expert, food manufacturers will need a “paradigm shift” in their thinking about packaging machinery if they are to meet the projected boom in demand for sustainable packaging demonstrated in a recent industry report. According to Business Research Company, the compound annual growth rate of the global […]

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Facilities Management Market Statistical Forecast for Industrial Consumer Packaged Goods and Food Manufacturers, Trade Analysis 2022 – Sodexo, CBRE GROUP, IH Services Inc., Avidbots Corp., etc.

“ The global Facilities Management for Industrial Consumer Packaged Goods and Food Manufacturers Market research report is a brief survey of the performers and structure of the global market. Facilities Management for the Industrial Consumer Packaged Goods Industry and Food Manufacturers. To this end, the report analyzes published secondary data and some key indicators. The […]

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DG Health urges food manufacturers in Malaysia to display salt content on food and drink labels | Malaysia

Director General of Health Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah speaks during a press conference in Putrajaya on January 19, 2021. – Image by Miera Zulyana KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 – Chief Health Officer Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah has advised food industry players to comply with the Food Act 1983 and Food (Amendment) […]

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Cooking at home presents opportunities for food manufacturers

The pandemic has influenced how Americans think about food and, more importantly, how they approach cooking at home. In reality, 85% of Americans say they will cook more at home in 2022.1 Food manufacturers have the opportunity to get a head start by innovating new products with unique ingredients and flavors, as well as increased […]

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Food manufacturers welcome possible global plastic treaty

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has welcomed the adoption by the United Nations Environment Assembly of a resolution to begin negotiations on a global treaty to end the plastic pollution. AFGC CEO Tanya Barden says Australia’s food and grocery industry has a keen interest in the UN EA resolution and creating a circular […]

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Packaging automation can be a critical tool for food manufacturers

Food and beverage manufacturers face a variety of challenges, including labor shortages, growing demand, and continued supply chain disruptions. Food packaging automation can be a critical tool for these companies because the technology can improve manufacturing productivity without hiring additional workers. As demand continues to increase over the next few years and labor shortages continue, […]

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Disruption has brought ingredient suppliers and food manufacturers closer together, says Ingredion CEO

Once seen as just a part of their business, disruption is bringing food manufacturers and ingredient suppliers closer together as they grapple with changing consumer tastes and demand to bring products to market. faster, said the head of Ingredient said in an interview. CEO Jim Zallie has said in the past that CPGs often take […]

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IH Services, Inc., Compass Group – business ethics

the Facilities Management for the Industrial Consumer Packaged Goods Market and Food Manufacturers The research report is a competent and top-down research by specialists on the current state of the industry. This statistical survey report provides the latest industry insights and future industry patterns, allowing you to single out items and end customers driving development […]

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Soaring food inflation costs are hitting American food manufacturers, distributors, retailers and families who rely on Marvell Foods to combat rising food costs

Marvell Foods is working to combat the complications of food inflation in 2022 by providing food industry players with competitive options while delivering significantly less expensive food alternatives to U.S. consumers hardest hit by the pandemic and COVID-19 pandemic. persistent economic crisis. Press release – February 28, 2022 10:10 a.m. EST DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Feb. […]

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Hiring of food manufacturers for AI jobs is on the rise – data

Credit: Blue Planet Studio/Shutterstock The proportion of food manufacturers hiring for AI-related roles rose significantly in January compared to the equivalent month last year, according to a new analysis of employment trends by GlobalData. The UK-based research group said 35.8% of companies included in its analysis were hiring for at least one such role in […]

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Food manufacturers in Russia have started cutting packaging due to rising prices

OREANDA-NEWS. Against a background of rising prices, Russian producers are reducing the size of food packaging. In stores, Russians increasingly began to see products that decreased in size. So, for example, Nestlé began to supply Russian chocolate weighing 82 grams, whereas previously the product weighed 85 grams. In addition, the volume of instant coffee has […]

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Cloud hiring levels at food manufacturers rise

The proportion of food manufacturers hiring for cloud-related roles increased in January compared to the equivalent month last year, according to analysis by GlobalData. The data showed that 43.2% of companies included in GlobalData’s analysis were hiring for at least one of these positions. This latest figure was higher than the 36.5% of companies hiring […]

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Food manufacturers’ top two improvement priorities

According to “2019 Trends and Advancements in Food Packaging and Processing”, Looking at the evolution of operational improvement data over the past two years, automation facilities have maintained the leading position, with more than half of food manufacturers using automation to fill gaps in availability of workers. Robotics has moved to second place on the […]

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Food manufacturers “hard hit” by rising costs, according to the FDF

Posted on February 16, 2022 The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has warned that it is becoming “increasingly difficult” for food companies to stay competitive in the face of rising costs due to inflation, labor shortages and to government regulations. The price of food and non-alcoholic beverages rose 4.3% over the past year, the largest […]

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How much attention do food manufacturers pay to big data?

According to the latest analysis from GlobalData, mentions of big data in filings by food manufacturers have shown signs of fading. References to big data were 29% lower in the third quarter of 2021 than in the corresponding period a year earlier, the figures show. In total, the frequency of big data-related convictions between October […]

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Food manufacturers strive to measure and address sustainability

There is strong pressure for food and beverage manufacturers to become more sustainable and achieve net zero carbon emissions and Food manufacturingexplore’s latest digital feature some of the initiatives underway​. Harper Adams’ team – senior lecturer Simon Thelwell, Dr Karim Farag and Dr Richard Byrne – draw on two case studies – the Shropshire-based family […]

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The surprise profitability of food manufacturers should continue

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to challenge conventional wisdom and economic norms surrounding the American food industry. Prior to the pandemic, most food industry analysts believed that rising input costs typically lead to reduced profitability for food manufacturers before offsetting price increases could possibly take effect. But the unique circumstances of the pandemic have led to […]

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Surprise profitability for food manufacturers set to continue

DENVER, Feb. 10 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The COVID-19 pandemic continues to challenge conventional wisdom and economic norms surrounding the American food industry. Prior to the pandemic, most food industry analysts believed that rising input costs typically lead to reduced profitability for food manufacturers before offsetting price increases could possibly take effect. But the unique […]

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Surprise Profitability of Food Manufacturers Set to Continue | News

DENVER, Feb. 10 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The COVID-19 pandemic continues to challenge conventional wisdom and economic norms surrounding the U.S. food industry. Prior to the pandemic, most food industry analysts believed that rising input costs typically lead to reduced profitability for food manufacturers before offsetting price increases could possibly take effect. But the […]

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How often do food manufacturers mention the supply chain in public documents?

References to supply chain and logistics in filings by food manufacturers were more than two-thirds higher in the year to September 2021 than in 2016, according to newly released analysis from GlobalData. In the 12 months from October 2020 to September 2021, there was a 68% increase in the frequency the topic was mentioned by […]

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Leading Food Manufacturers Increase Investments in 2022

Food and beverage processors faced a series of challenges in 2021 as COVID-19 continued to undermine the supply chain. Companies have faced labor shortages, issues with raw material suppliers, higher material, labor and transportation costs, and more. These woes are expected to continue to impact the food and beverage manufacturing industry throughout 2022. This year, […]

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Food manufacturers sign UK fiber pledge

More than 20 companies in the UK have pledged their support to increase the amount of fiber in consumers’ diets, while supporting the Fiber Action Initiative. Launched by the food and drink federationwhich represents food manufacturers in the UK, the program aims to increase the fiber content in consumers’ diets in line with dietary requirements […]

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Lunar New Year remains lucrative for Chinese food makers

Today marks the Lunar New Year festival, better known in Chinese as Chunjie, or Spring Festival. And, despite all the Covid-related and supply chain challenges faced by the country’s packaged food makers, it should still be an exceptional time. Traditionally, the Chinese divide the year into 24 two-week seasons. The first season is called lichun […]

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Food manufacturers’ interest in cloud computing is growing – data

Saputo sign on building in Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada; October 8, 2020 (Credit: JHVEPhoto / Shutterstock.com) Food manufacturers’ public references to cloud computing are growing, according to GlobalData’s analysis of public company documents. The number of times the technology was mentioned increased by 62% in the third quarter of 2021 compared to the corresponding period a […]

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Cybersecurity discussions in food manufacturers’ files doubled in a year

Mentions of cybersecurity in agribusiness company filings were 101% higher in the third quarter of 2021 than the corresponding period a year earlier, the data showed. In total, the frequency of cybersecurity-related convictions between October 2020 and September 2021 was 157% higher than in 2016, when GlobalData, the parent company of Just Food, began tracking […]

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ESG patents at food manufacturers decline – data

The number of patents related to the environmental, social and governance (ESG) concept filed and granted by food manufacturers has decreased, according to a new analysis. The latest figures show that the number of ESG patent applications in the industry rose to 25 in the three months to November, up from 43 in the same […]

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Food manufacturers cut capacity due to labor shortages and supply chain disruptions

Canada’s food makers are cutting capacity and focusing on key products as they face labor shortages and supply chain bottlenecks that show no signs of appeasement. Shipping backlogs, delays in obtaining packaging and ingredients, and high worker absenteeism due to COVID-19 isolation protocols are interfering with the availability of some products, experts say. The situation […]

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Food manufacturers are cutting capacity in the face of challenges

A section of empty shelves are seen at a Walmart store in Teterboro, NJ, Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Seth Wenig Canada’s food makers are cutting capacity and focusing on key products as they face labor shortages and supply chain bottlenecks that show no signs of appeasement. Shipping backlogs, delays in obtaining packaging and […]

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Canadian food manufacturers cut capacity due to supply chain challenges – National

Canada’s food makers are cutting capacity and focusing on key products as they face labor shortages and supply chain bottlenecks that show no signs of appeasement. Shipping backlogs, delays in obtaining packaging and ingredients, and high worker absenteeism due to COVID-19 isolation protocols are interfering with the availability of some products, experts say. The situation […]

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Canadian food manufacturers begin to cut capacity

Canada’s food makers are cutting capacity and focusing on key products as they face labor shortages and supply chain bottlenecks that show no signs of appeasement. Shipping backlogs, delays in obtaining packaging and ingredients, and high worker absenteeism due to COVID-19 isolation protocols are interfering with the availability of some products, experts say. The situation […]

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Flexitarians Push Food Manufacturers To Double Their Prices

(MENAFN- Baystreet.ca) Flexitarians Push Food Manufacturers To Double Their Intake Of Plant Protein VANCOUVER – USA News Group – When targeting the US market and heading towards 2022, the Swiss food giant Nestlé SA (OTC: NSRGY) (OTC: NSRGF) has signaled it will “double down” on plant-based meat substitutes, creams, coffee and new snacking opportunities, according […]

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Flexitarians are pushing food manufacturers to double their…

(MENAFN- Baystreet.ca) Flexitarians urge food manufacturers to double down on plant-based protein VANCOUVER – USA News Group – Targeting the US market and heading into 2022, the Swiss food giant Nestlé SA (OTC:NSRGY) (OTC:NSRGF) has signaled that it will “double down” on plant-based meat substitutes, creamers, coffee and new snacking possibilities, according to a recent […]

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Flexitarians are pushing food manufacturers to double their plant protein intake

VANCOUVER – United States Press Group – By targeting the American market and heading towards 2022, the Swiss food giant Nestlé SA (OTC: NSRGY) (OTC: NSRGF) has signaled it will “double down” on plant-based meat substitutes, creams, coffee and new snacking opportunities, according to a recent interview with Nestlé USA Marketing Director Alicia Enciso. According […]

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Food Manufacturers Show Resilience in Customer Satisfaction

Image: Shutterstock ANN ARBOR, Mich. — The Hershey Co., Mars and several other makers of familiar convenience-store consumer products led improvements in the latest American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) non-durable product survey. Overall, the 2020-2021 edition of the ACSI report shows an increase in customer satisfaction score for the food and beverage industry and a […]

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Food price hikes ahead in 2022, according to food manufacturers

mm hum. Hmm. Okay. Three. Alright, alright, mm hmm. Hmm. To the right. Mhm, wow, of course. Alright, so mhm. Food Manufacturers Announce Price Hikes in Grocery Stores Updated: 2:22 PM EST December 28, 2021 Prepare to pay even more at the grocery store next year. Many food manufacturers have said they plan to raise […]

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MamaMancini’s acquires gourmet food makers T&L, Olive Branch for $ 14 million

Mamamancini’s Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: MMMB) signed definitive agreements for two acquisitions, T&L Creative Salads Inc and Olive Branch LLC, leading New York-based gourmet food manufacturers, for a combined purchase price of $ 14 million. The purchase price includes $ 11 million in cash at closing and $ 3 million in a four-year note to T&L […]

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MamaMancini’s announces the acquisition of two leading gourmet food manufacturers

New Acquisitions Expected to generate $ 35 million in sales in 2022; Very symbiotic with the existing MamaMancini distribution network $ 14 Mmillions Acquisition Funded in cash at hand aD Long term To note with M&T Bank EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ, December 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – MamaMancini’s Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: MMMB), a distributor of pre-prepared, […]

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MamaMancini’s Announces Acquisition of Two Leading Gourmet Food Manufacturers

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ — Mama Mancini’s Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: MMMB), a distributor of pre-prepared, frozen and chilled specialty food products, today announced that it has signed definitive agreements for two acquisitions: T&L Creative Salads, Inc. (“T&L”) and Olive Branch, LLC, which are leading New York-based gourmet food-related manufacturers. Closing is expected to occur on or […]

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Rising food manufacturer supply chain R&D – data

Warehouse in Gurugram, Haryana, India; September 29, 2019 (Credit: PradeepGaurs / Shutterstock.com) Supply chain and logistics research and innovation in the food manufacturing sector is on the rise. The most recent figures show that the number of patent applications focused on supply chain and logistics in the industry stood at 11 in the three months […]

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How can food manufacturers save money and the planet?

The cost of basic commodities including utilities continues to skyrocket, food inflation skyrockets, squeezing margins and affecting all areas of finance and operations and the situation is expected to continue until 2022 . As a result, food and beverage manufacturers are under great pressure to save money. The focus on reducing the impact of the […]

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How can food manufacturers benefit from sustainable products?

He said the impact of labeling food as sustainable was “incredible” and purchasing decisions were influenced by millennials and millennials who were “hungry.” HowGood, a SaaS data platform with the world’s largest product sustainability database, works with leading companies including Danone. It has just announced the integration of the EU Nutri-Score and French Eco-Score labeling […]

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Packaging shortages will impact food manufacturers through 2022

Packaging shortages are fueling persistent fluctuations in pre-holiday food and drink availability as many manufacturers source materials from overseas – and there is no clear end in sight. “Supply chain disruptions continue to affect the food and packaging industry, with limited supplies of packaging materials, mainly glass, containerboard, cardboard and aluminum.” , Neil Coole, Food […]

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LogoJET’s New Food Safety Printers Bring Personalization to Large-Scale Food Manufacturers – Spanning Printing Inks, Coatings and Allied Industries

Printers can print directly onto cakes, cookies, candies, bread, tortillas – even small marshmallows, according to Lon Riley, COO of LogoJET. Anthony Locicero, Deputy Editor-in-Chief04.12.21 LogoJET recently launched two food safe printers – the FSR30 and the FSR90. The company had beta-tested the printers – built on the same industrial platform as its UV printer […]

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Food Manufacturers Call for SRP Adjustments as Demand Grows

PHOTO BY BERNARD HERMANT The Commerce Industry Department (DTI) is to set new suggested retail prices (SRP) for basic necessities to reflect increased consumer demand, the food manufacturers said. In a statement released Friday, the Philippine Chamber of Food Manufacturers Inc. (PCFMI) said, “The last release of the SRP bulletin was in September 2019. As […]

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Food manufacturers call for SRP adjustments as demand increases

PHOTO BERNARD HERMANT The Department of Trade Industry (DTI) is to set new suggested retail prices (SRPs) for basic necessities to reflect increased consumer demand, food makers have said. In a statement on Friday, the Philippine Chamber of Food Manufacturers Inc. (PCFMI) said: “The last publication of the SRP bulletin was in September 2019. As […]

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More Food Manufacturers Are Adopting Industry 4.0 Through Made Smarter

The program helps businesses increase their productivity and growth using digital tools. Small and medium-sized manufacturers across industries have secured £ 4.6million in matching funding for 241 projects, worth £ 16million after private sector investment. The government-funded, industry-led initiative said the 200-company milestone was reached in part through the engagement of food and beverage manufacturers. […]

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Which food manufacturers are active in artificial intelligence R&D?

Artificial intelligence research and innovation in the food manufacturing sector is on the rise. The most recent figures show that the number of AI patent applications in the industry stood at 17 in the three months ending September, up from 11 in the same period last year. The numbers for AI-related patent grants have followed […]

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Japan urges food manufacturers to finalize transition of raw material origin labeling

Japan first announced a review of its food labeling law in September 2017 to include the geographic origins of the main ingredient used to make a food or drink on product labels. Due to the massive nationwide commitment to implement these new labeling standards, the government has granted food companies a considerably long grace period […]

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Metro warns of food cost increases as food makers pass on higher costs

Canada’s grocery industry is facing rising inflation and further food cost increases are expected to hit supermarkets in the coming months, the head of one of the country’s biggest grocery chains said on Wednesday. . Metro CEO Eric La Flèche said food makers were under inflationary pressures and had begun to pass those cost increases […]

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Metro warns of food cost increases as food manufacturers pass on higher costs | national company

Canada’s grocery industry is facing rising inflation and further food cost increases are expected to hit supermarkets in the coming months, the head of one of the country’s largest grocery chains said on Wednesday. . Metro CEO Eric La Flèche said food makers were under inflationary pressures and had begun to pass those cost increases […]

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What is Blockchain 2.0 and why should food manufacturers care?

FDA Compliance What is Blockchain 2.0 and why should food manufacturers care? Benefits and Challenges of Becoming an Early Technology Adopter Posted: Wednesday, November 17, 2021 – 12:01 PM BBelieve it or not, the technology that brought you Bitcoin is starting to make waves in the agribusiness industry. This technology, called blockchain, is a digital […]

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Seven food manufacturers have received $33 million in Commonwealth grants

A round of grants totaling $33 million in aid to seven food manufacturers has been announced. The funding is the latest installment of the Modern Manufacturing Initiative’s integration and translation streams, following announcements since February spanning the space, Resource technology and processing sectors for critical minerals and medical products. Assistance worth between $1 million and […]

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How can food manufacturers meet their deforestation targets?

The ambitious COP26 commitment to end deforestation by 2030 presents major challenges for producers of fast-moving consumer goods (FMCGs), the data and analytics firm noted. He pointed out that global food products such as meat, palm oil, soy and cocoa are currently linked to high land use and deforestation and predicted that strict policies and […]

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V2food announces strategic partnerships with leading Chinese food manufacturers – vegconomist

Australian alternative meat brand v2food expanded into China, announcing strategic partnerships with three major Chinese food manufacturers and a food content service platform. First, v2food will partner with leading steamed bun maker Shuhui, which has 30,000 distribution outlets across China. Another new partner is Food Vending, a producer of Western-style ready meals such as lasagna […]

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Food manufacturers and the palm oil industry must adhere to dietary guidelines

KUALA LUMPUR: In light of the recent issue raised by the Hong Kong Consumer Council regarding 60 pre-packaged palm oil biscuits, food manufacturers must require their suppliers to supply palm oil containing levels lower levels of 3-monochloro-propanediol (3-MCPDE) esters and glycidyl esters (GE), said Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) Managing Director Dr. Ahmad Parveez Ghulam […]

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Food manufacturers must require palm oil with lower levels of potential carcinogens 3-MCPDE, glycidyl esters — MPOB

KUALA LUMPUR (2 November): The Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) said on Tuesday (2 November) that food manufacturers must require palm oil containing lower levels of potentially carcinogenic esters of 3-monochloropropane-1,2-diol (3-MCPDE) and glycidyl esters (GE) from suppliers, so that their food products can be accepted by consumers. A carcinogen is a carcinogenic substance. In […]

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New report ranks 17 major U.S. food manufacturers on their actions to reduce growing risk of pesticide use

Image Credit: Pesticide Action Network As scientific research continues to link pesticide exposures to harmful human health effects, a new report has ranked the efforts of 17 major U.S. food manufacturers to reduce pesticides in agriculture. The report was produced by as you sow and found that General Mills, Lamb Weston, Del Monte and PepsiCo […]

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17 major US food manufacturers ranked for their efforts

Berkeley, Calif., Oct. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, as you sow published its second edition of Pesticides in the Pantry: Transparency & Risk in Food Supply Chains, a report examining the growing risk to food manufacturers posed by the use of synthetic pesticides in agricultural supply chains. The report examines the risks of agricultural […]

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New website helps food makers grow in rural Victoria

Rural Councils Victoria has created a new digital information asset to help food and drink manufacturers grow their business or invest in rural Victoria for the first time. This initiative is the result of a wider project by Rural Councils of Victoria in Investment Attraction Opportunities for Business and Rural Councils, which has identified food […]

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Agri-food manufacturers faced with the record price of rapeseed | News

Food makers are facing record rapeseed and palm oil prices as poor global harvests continue to undermine supply. Spot rapeseed prices in Rotterdam hit a 50-year high in September due to tight European supplies and huge losses in Canada. The recent surge is due to tight supplies, as well as a rise in crude oil […]

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Dirty factories: two Penang food manufacturers closed for two weeks

BUTTERWORTH: A tofu factory and a shrimp paste maker have been ordered to close for two weeks due to unsanitary conditions at their factories. The shutdown notice was issued in an operation by the state health department and Seberang Prai City Council (MBSP) on Wednesday, October 20. The department’s environmental health, food safety and quality […]

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Central Coast food makers to adopt Australia’s first hydrogen technology

Members of the Central Coast Hydrogen Food Cluster will be the first commercial users of an award-winning hydrogen-to-heat technology developed in Australia. A memorandum of understanding has been signed between Star Scientific and Central Coast Industry Connect on the new cluster. Star Scientific is market a process he calls HERO (Hydrogen Energy Release Optimizer), which […]

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Food makers see inflation, with organic soybean prices at record high

Diving Brief: U.S. organic soybean prices hit record highs after an 18% drop in imports that cannot be offset by domestic production, Reuters reported. Conventional soybean prices also hit a seven-year high, jumping 25% to $33 a bushel in September from $25 a bushel in the 2014-15 season, according to commodity data firm Mercaris. . […]

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Food manufacturers register the biggest price increases

September’s input cost inflation rate was the second highest on record, according to the tracker, as energy prices soared and labor demand sagged. intensified. The food and drink manufacturing industry was among several UK sectors to see the biggest month-on-month price increases, alongside transport operators and manufacturers of chemicals, industrial, metals and mining goods. Jeavon […]

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What are the latest NPDs from food manufacturers?

Plant-based peperoni hits store shelves​ Verdino Green Foods UK unveiled a new chilled plant-based range in Asda stores this month with the launch of two new SKUs, plant-based pepperoni and plant-based salami. Developed to resemble an authentic slice of meat, both slices are made with pea protein and spiced and smoky to provide a similar […]

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Chandigarh Pollution Control Committee warns packaged food manufacturers: The Tribune India

Dushyant Singh Pundir Tribune press service Chandigarh, October 12 In an effort to protect the environment from further degradation, UT authorities will take action against manufacturers of packaged food products if they fail to eliminate the waste generated by their products. The UT administration has imposed a ban on single-use plastic in the city. However, […]

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FDA urges food manufacturers to reduce sodium content; consumers concerned about compromised taste

FDA guidelines would dramatically reduce salt in foods The Food and Drug Administration is urging the restaurant and food production industries to dramatically reduce salt use to help Americans reduce sodium intake for health reasons. Better health in exchange for food that may not be so tasty. That’s the speech from the U.S. Food and […]

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FDA asks food manufacturers and restaurants to use less salt – CBS Boston

(CNN) – The United States Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday it would be lower sodium goals in processed, packaged and prepared foods, but not at levels recommended to reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke. The guidelines issued by the FDA relate to voluntary targets for foods produced by food manufacturers, restaurants […]

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Chandigarh pollution control board warns packaged food makers: The Tribune India

Dushyant Singh Pundir Tribune press service Chandigarh, October 12 In an effort to save the environment from further degradation, UT authorities will take action against packaged food manufacturers if they fail to dispose of the waste generated by their products. The UT administration has imposed a single-use plastic ban in the city. However, as manufacturers […]

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Local food manufacturers predict 10% price hike

KARACHI: Food manufacturers plan to pass on rising costs to consumers to maintain margins, which would result in a 10% price hike in FY22. AKD Securities Ltd organized a conference on the manufacture of listed food products in Pakistan, which was attended by the main local food manufacturers. Companies at the event said they needed […]

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“Food manufacturers should see this as an opportunity”

Cellular agriculture can create products from cell cultures as opposed to whole plants or animals. The technology has generated “a huge amount of investment and interest over the past few years,” according to Karen Stanton, global marketing director for IFF Taste. Presenting a panel on the rapidly emerging space, Stanton pointed out that cellular agriculture […]

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DTC’s ROI vs Wholesale Distribution for Food Manufacturers

Food manufacturers have many decisions to make when it comes to offering their product to their customers. Over the last half-decade or so, we’ve seen an incredible increase in direct-to-customer food delivery and consumption methods. It’s not too hard to see why this is the case either. Why bother aimlessly searching a local wholesaler or […]

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Digital technologies at the service of food manufacturers

As consumers’ appetite for a better understanding of food authenticity grows, manufacturers need to ensure they are prepared so they can offer full transparency and traceability. The good news is that we are already seeing more evidence that processors are trying to better understand their supply chain and how data and AI can be used […]

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Food Manufacturers Face Workplace Challenges | 2021-09-13

KANSAS CITY – Work, always a difficult issue for food manufacturers to manage, has become even more so since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic in March 2020. In presentations at the recent Barclays Global Consumer Staples virtual conference held on September 8 to 9. Many of the leading consumer packaged goods companies were asked […]

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Food manufacturers can use technology to lead the way in reducing food waste

(Image by ElasticComputeFarm from Pixabay) the United Nations Environment Program Food Waste Index found that more than 900 million tonnes of food is thrown away each year, with household food waste accounting for 60% of this total. Responsible for 24% of greenhouse gas emissions, the the global food system is one of the biggest contributors […]

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Small food manufacturers selected for Lidl’s Kickstart program

Posted on August 11, 2021 As part of the retailer’s supplier development programme, food and drink producers across Ireland will display their products in 210 Lidl stores. The program focuses on small and medium-sized businesses, with the main objective of helping these businesses grow in a number of key areas, including brand development, customer outreach, […]

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Why Food Manufacturers Won’t Pay the Sustainability Costs of Palm Oil

A recent report by commodity risk analysis institution Chain Reaction Research found that palm oil sustainability efforts could pay off for FMCG companies with an increase of less than 2% of product prices – for example a $0.06 increase on a $3 chocolate bar. “The overall value generated [for products using palm oil] amounted to […]

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Gambia: Barrow calls on food manufacturers and producers to comply with food fortification regulations

President Adama Barrow has called on food manufacturers, producers and importers to comply with new food fortification regulations launched to standardize food in the country. President Barrow made the remark in a speech read by Dr Isatou Touray, Vice President of The Gambia during the launch of the Food Fortification Regulations 2020 at the Sir […]