Saving time and water are some of the KPIs which have the most attention in the hygienic industries.
FrieslandCampina aims to strengthen the company’s overall performance in Germany. As part of this focus, Jan Kruise will become Managing Director FrieslandCampina Germany as of 1 April 2017.
The launch of erdbär Freche Freunde´s new eco-friendly pouch demonstrates the company commitment towards sustainability, achieving a unique position in the German snack market for kids.
UK consumption of water drinks increased 11 % in 2016 to more than 3,700 million litres, with a retail value in excess of £2.7 billion, according to a new report from leading food and drink consultancy Zenith Global.
Ardagh Group announced the launch of its new, metal beverage sample store. The quick and easy online platform was developed for brands as a cost effective way in which to see and touch Ardagh cans and ends prior to making a formal commitment.
Brazilian shipments of frozen concentrate orange juice (FCOJ) equivalent dropped 15 % in the 2016/17 crop (between July/16 and February/17), compared to the same period last season.
Beverage Can Makers Europe (BCME) and European Metal Packaging (Empac) today announced that they have merged to become Metal Packaging Europe.
In May 2016, Tate & Lyle’s Food Systems facility in Lübeck was refocused as a site dedicated exclusively to innovation, applications and solutions expertise for customers of its global Food Systems business.
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd has developed lightweight 100 % bio-based stand-up pouches with high technical performance. High performance in both oxygen, grease and mineral oil barrier properties has been reached by using different biobased coatings on paper substrate.
Endress+Hauser has acquired SensAction AG, a manufacturer of innovative systems for measuring the concentration of liquids. With this move, the Switzerland-based Group intends to strengthen its quality measurement portfolio.
Family favourite Robinsons is piloting a new home delivery service ‘Fruit Drop’ to help families #EnjoyMoreWater, after finding 85 % of a cross section of UK adults reported they drink less than the recommended 8 glasses of fluid.
The 2016-2017 Florida all orange forecast released today by the USDA Agricultural Statistics Board is lowered 3.00 million boxes to 67.0 million boxes. The total now includes 33.0 million boxes of the non-Valencia oranges (early, midseason, and Navel varieties) and 34.0 million boxes of Valencia oranges.
PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, announces the formation of an industry council focused on the advancement of High Pressure Processing (HPP) as a critical technology in the food and beverage industry.
The Florida Grapefruit crop held steady at 9 million boxes, according to the February forecast by the National Agricultural Statistics Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, while the Florida Orange crop decreased slightly.
A semiautonomous robot may soon be roaming agricultural fields gathering and transmitting real-time data about the growth and development of crops, information that crop breeders – and eventually farmers – can use to identify the genetic traits in plants likely to produce the greatest yields.
CEO Refresco, Hans Roelofs: "Looking back on the 2016 results and our strategic objectives, we are pleased to report good progress. Our strategy to grow rapidly the Co-Packing business is contributing very positively to volume development...
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Although estimates for orange juice inventories at the end of the 2016/17 crop (in June 30, 2017) were revised up in February, new forecasts may continue below the strategic levels at processors from São Paulo State, only enough for three weeks of consumption.
Vegesentials, the multiple international award-winning high-pressure pasteurized cold-pressed fruit and vegetable drink brand is now available on Amazon.com.
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