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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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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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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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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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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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Six Ways Food Manufacturers Can Save Money on Electricity

Energy use has increased around the world, especially with everyone isolated due to COVID-19. This translates into higher costs in most industries. The Energy Information Agency (EIA) expects Electricity consumption in the United States will increase by 2.1% This year. Coupled with the growing adoption of renewable energy and green initiatives, it makes sense to […]

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Carbon Footprint Labeling for Food Manufacturers and the Restaurant Industry

Homepage > Food service Carbon Footprint Labeling for Food Manufacturers and the Restaurant Industry Editor’s note: This article is taken from the January 2021 edition of Food Institute report. To read more articles on food industry news, leadership, markets, commodities and regulatory issues, consider a membership in the Food Institute, which includes monthly access to […]