Food and Beverage

The International Investment Bank (IIB), based in Moscow, has granted a loan to Moldova's Trans-Oil, an agro-industrial group, which it will use for the acquisition of Romanian vegetable oil producer, Ultex. Read more

Responding to the growing popularity of cans in the Icelandic market, brewery Ölgerðin enlisted the support of the world’s leading can manufacturer, Ball Corporation, to help them design and produce cans for the iconic AVA fruit water brand. Read more

Tetra Pak has today announced the launch of its connected packaging platform, which will transform milk and juice cartons into interactive information channels, full-scale data carriers and digital tools. Read more

Chicago-based packaging firm Berlin Packaging has announced a deal to acquire French packaging manufacturer Verrerie Calvet, as it looks to strengthen its business in Europe. Read more

The control of industrial processes can be a complex operation involving multiple valves, sensors and controllers which means there are many considerations when looking for opportunities for process optimisation. Using best practice and ensuring... Read more

Many people aim to maintain a healthy lifestyle. However, with increased junk foods and easy accessibility, many end up falling off the wagon. Maintaining a healthy lifestyle comes at a cost. Healthy foods have many benefits to the human body. Read more

The CEO of the German chemical giant Bayer has insisted that the $63-billion (€55.6-billion) takeover of the American agrochemical and agricultural biotechnology corporation Monsanto in 2018 was a "good idea" despite the huge legal costs that... Read more

ILAPAK is experiencing increasing demand for flow wrappers integrated with robotic feeding systems as bakeries push for greater flexibility from their packaging plant. Read more

In 1927, Thomas Parnell set up the pitch drop experiment, which examines the viscosity of a tar-like substance by the speed at which it flows from a funnel into a jar. The test has seen just eight drops fall in as many decades and, despite the... Read more

Lancer first pioneered advanced beverage-dispensing equipment nearly 50 years ago in San Antonio, Texas, and became one of the industry leaders. Read more

Recycling, corporate social responsibility (CSR), and sustainability are all high priority areas in the beverage industry. In light of recent media attention with regard to certain packaging substrates and consumer demand for more responsible... Read more

Swedish producer of value-adding vegetables oils and fats, AAK, has announced the acquisition of MaasRefinery, a Dutch company that specialises in the toll refining of vegetable fats and oils for the food industry. Read more

Ishida Europe has opened a dedicated Quality Control Demonstration Centre at its UK headquarters in Woodgate, Birmingham, that showcases the company’s entire range of quality control and inspection equipment including x-ray inspection systems. Read more

Uflex, India's largest flexible packaging company, and an emerging player in the global market, has been recognised for its innovative packaging at The Economic Times Polymers Awards 2019 held in Mumbai on 12 February. Read more

Goudsmit Magnetics will introduce its new automatically cleanable 'Easy Clean' magnetic separator at the upcoming Powtech Exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany. Read more

Frugalpac, manufacturers of fully disposable cups, has opened a new manufacturing facility in Wrexham, Wales. The Frugal Cup offers cafes and consumers an environmentally-friendly solution to non-recyclable disposable cups. Read more

Airedale Chemical, manufacturer of specialist chemicals, has announced that the company has seen a sharp rise in output of one of its key products, in line with current trends in the food industry. Read more

Like most global industries, the food and drink market is progressing at an incredible rate, with innovation driven by increasing demand, changing consumer landscapes and the need to address serious planetary issues. Read more

Oxfordshire-based food hygiene technology company Ozo Innovations announced today that it is to receive £600,000 in project funding from the Department of Business Energy Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Industrial Energy Efficiency Accelerator (IEEA) Read more

Sally the fresh food robot is set to make her European debut following an exclusive partnership between her creator, Chowbotics, and one of the world leaders in ready-to-use vegetables, Bonduelle. Read more

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