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What to consider when creating cosmetic boxes and food packaging?

Since the invention of the cardboard box in England in the 19th century, the design of box packaging has evolved considerably. Although compact and sturdy, they are still a hit with today’s consumers, and chances are some of your favorite products come in these containers. Plus, with its square and uniform shape, the boxed packaging […]

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The Promise and Pain of Sustainable Pet Food Packaging

More than 60% of pet owners in five countries said they would be willing to pay more for a pet food product in more environmentally friendly packaging. This is according to a survey conducted by yummypetsa France-based social community for animal lovers, earlier this year. At the same time, packaging professionals around the world reported […]

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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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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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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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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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The food processing and handling equipment market is expected to grow from USD 130.6 billion in 2021 to USD 175.1 billion by 2026, registering a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.0%

during the forecast period. The food processing and handling equipment market is showing strong growth, with growing demand for prepared food products globally, changes in consumer lifestyles, as well as a leap in capabilities technologies and growing investment opportunities in the food processing industry. New York, 10 Feb. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the […]

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The food processing and handling equipment market is

New York, 10 Feb. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the publication of the report “Food Processing and Handling Equipment Market by Type, Application, End-Product Form and Region – Global Forecast to 2026” – https:// www.reportlinker.com/p05792001/?utm_source=GNW The food processing equipment segment is expected to dominate the food processing and handling equipment market over the forecast […]

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Better Choice Expands Distribution and Launches New Pet Foods

NEW YORK – Better Choice Company, owner of the Halo and TruDog brands, has appointed Phillips Pet Food & Supplies as its national distributor for the launch of Halo Elevate pet food. The companies expect Halo Elevate to be available from March 2022. “We are extremely excited to partner with Phillips for the national launch […]

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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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Richmond tech company honored for innovative software that supports food processing

Richmond-based Icicle Technologies Inc. kicked off the new year by earning international recognition. Even though it was over 10 years ago, Richmond resident Steven Burton still remembers the first time he walked into a food processor’s office, filled to the ceiling with papers. “I was like, ‘What’s all this paper for? This is crazy.’ They […]

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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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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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PLI regime in the food industry: Parle Products expects 20-25% growth in exports

Biscuit leader Parle Products expects 20-25% growth in exports thanks to the government’s Production Linked Incentives (PLI) program in the food processing sector, for which it has received approval, according to a senior company official. The company, which exports its products to more than 100 countries worldwide, believes that the PLI program will help it […]

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The PLI program in food processing will go a long way in creating large-scale capacity: FMCG cos

FMCG majors Nestle India, Parle, Dabur and Britannia said on Tuesday that the PLI program in food processing will go a long way in building capacity at scale, building big Indian brands in international markets in addition to helping farmers here. in the country. With government approval of their applications for the Production Linked Incentive […]

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60 cos gain approval under PLI scheme for food processing

NEW DELHI : Several large packaged food companies have been approved under the government’s Production Linked Incentive (PLI) scheme for the food processing industry. A total of 60 companies that applied to invest in categories such as ready-to-eat, fruit and vegetables, seafood and mozzarella cheese were approved. Companies include Britannia Industries Ltd, Haldiram Snacks Pvt. […]

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Food tech start-up launches no-deposit sugar substitute

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL—Food tech start-up BT Sweet (Better Than Sweet) Ltd. launches Cambya, a plant-based sugar substitute. The Cambya Sweetening Platform was created to reduce sugar in a wide range of food and beverage applications without compromising flavor or other organoleptic qualities. It provides optimal sweetening ability without the need for masking agents and leaves […]

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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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Food processing sector, supply chain is accelerating to meet demand

With a $ 205 million expansion project in the Township of Holland Charter, a frozen food producer Request Aliments Inc. is essentially doubling down on its commitment to the region where it started over three decades earlier. The split of Bil Mar Foods in 1988 after the sale of this company to Sara Lee Corp., […]

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North America Food Packaging Market Report 2021, with CuBE Packaging, CuBE Packaging, Chantler Packages, Pactiv LLC and Mondi

Dublin, Nov. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Analysis Report of North America Food Packaging Market Size, Share and Trends by Type (Rigid, Flexible), by Material (Plastic, Paper & Paper-Based, Metal, Glass) , by Application, by Country and Segment Forecast, 2020-2028 » report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The North America food packaging […]

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The agro-food pitch included in the regional plan

With federal money in sight, the region-wide collaboration is moving quickly – and Barry County committed on Tuesday. During their committee-wide meeting, the commissioners approved a letter of support for the West Michigan Agricultural Technology and Regional Food Systems Initiative. This initiative is led by Erin Kuhn, Executive Director of the West Michigan Shoreline Regional […]

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Greenfield Food Processing Company Receives Manufacturer of the Year Award

GREENFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) — A Greenfield food processing company is recognized as Manufacturer of the Year in the Hampshire Senatorial District of Franklin, Worcester. The Western Massachusetts Food Processing Center (FPC) located on Wells Street in Greenfield was nominated for this award by Sen. Jo Comerford (D-Northampton) through the Commonwealth Manufacturing Legislative Caucus. The 6th […]

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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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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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Manufacturers make PFAS-free food packaging recipe available to everyone

Two American manufacturers have unveiled a new recipe Thursday for PFAS and plastic-free packaging for everything from burgers to salads, in a bid to make takeout more sustainable and safer for consumers. While Zume and Solenis aren’t the first to design a grease-resistant, PFAS-free food container, this is the first time manufacturers have used such […]

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Rowan County ranks 7th nationally in food processing

ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) – Business Facilities magazine, a leading source of business information for national economic development site selection professionals, has for the first time ranked Rowan County among the top 10 metropolitan areas of America for food processing sites. According to a Rowan EDC press release, Rowan County earned the No. 7 ranking […]

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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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Mexican pet food makers find an emerging channel

It is remarkable how new pet food companies continue to enter the Mexican pet food market amid the economic downturn. Germán Fernández-Capuz, Marketing and Sales Manager at Proteínas, Energéticos y Óleos (Proteo), a Mexican pet food and feed manufacturer, believes that the opportunities in the local market have not yet been exhausted. According to his […]

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How food manufacturers can connect with consumers to boost brand relevance

Food brands get to know individual consumers, and sometimes it’s like an awkward first date: communication is a bit uncertain and next steps aren’t clear. 2020 may have accelerated the direct channel between CPG companies and buyers, but taking advantage of this requires customer data platforms (CDPs) that go through the learning process of buyers […]

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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 […]

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FDA Issues Warning Letters to Two Food Manufacturers for Repeated Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) Violations

FDA Issues Warning Letters to Two Food Manufacturers for Repeated Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) Violations the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is responsible for maintaining the integrity of human and animal food and pharmaceutical products throughout the United States. One aspect of this includes regular inspection of food and other manufacturers. When a food […]

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Food Tech Company Opens Headquarters in St. Louis | 2020-09-24

ST. LOUIS — Benson Hill, a food technology company, held the grand opening of its corporate headquarters at the 39 North innovation district in St. Louis on Sept. 21. The 160,000 square foot facility will house experts in plant biology, agronomy, data analysis, machine learning and food science. Benson Hill seeks to harness nature’s genetic […]

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Journey Foods uses AI to create a sustainability recipe for food manufacturers

Riana Lynn’s company, travel foodbrings the packaged food industry into the 21st century. “Food manufacturing has only really increased in the last 60 years,” she said. “And that means we’re also working on some very outdated methods.” His company’s software uses machine learning, artificial intelligence, data scraping and cohort analysis to recommend the most nutritious […]

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People are in favor of new food technologies, but they also have questions | 2020-06-26

BELLEVUE, WASH. — Americans have long accepted technological food innovations, said Shelley Balanko, PhD, senior vice president of the Hartman Group, during a June 24 webinar. She gave the example of the pasteurization of milk. “American consumers are actually very primed for food innovation because of our history of food science and technology in our […]

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People are in favor of new food technologies, but they also have questions | 2020-06-26 | Food Industry News

BELLEVUE, WASH. — Americans have long accepted technological food innovations, said Shelley Balanko, PhD, senior vice president of the Hartman Group, during a June 24 webinar. She gave the example of the pasteurization of milk. “American consumers are actually very primed for food innovation because of our history of food science and technology in our […]

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Food manufacturers pass their biggest test | 2020-03-31

KANSAS CITY — The modern food industry has never seen a crisis like COVID-19. The spread of the virus has disrupted everyday life in the United States and around the world and has shed light on the essential role food manufacturers play in the daily lives of consumers. It is impressive to see how well […]

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Food manufacturers seek to reduce, recycle and reuse

According to a new report from PMMI Business Intelligence, nearly two in three food manufacturing companies seek recyclable packaging solutions, and the majority of brand owners surveyed have made at least one significant change to packaging substrate materials to increase the ease of recycling. The materials sought by food companies are mainly recyclable (64%), followed […]

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Appetizing investment in unbranded food makers

David Houser is Managing Director of Lincoln International Global Consumer Group. He has over 25 years of experience in the consumer industry ranging from transformational growth brands to leading private label companies. The food industry is full of investment opportunities, many of which relate to non-branded foods. Changing consumer preferences create growth companies in an […]

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The Blossoming Spirit of Food Technology | News

While most believe Silicon Valley is the epicenter of all things technology, the region was dubbed “The Heart’s Delight” by John Muir in 1912 because he thought it was one of the most agricultural in the world. From Mariani Premium Dried Fruit, founded in Cupertino, to Impossible Foods in Redwood City, Silicon Valley is home […]

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Food technology: 5 foods of the future that we will be eating in 25 years

In 25 years, the items in your grocery cart could be as high-tech as the smartphone in your pocket. Alpha Food Labs, a New York-based company that makes prototypes of future supermarket staples, has a new list of “concept foods” its team is incubating – some in partnership with food companies existing ones, others purely […]

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Amazon turns to new food technology for home delivery

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc is exploring technology first developed for the U.S. military to produce tasty ready meals that don’t need refrigeration, as it seeks new ways to expand in the $700 billion grocery industry in the United States. The world’s largest online retailer has considered selling ready-to-eat meals such as beef stew […]