My/Mo Mochi launches new range of triple-layered Mochi ice cream

USA - My/Mo Mochi Ice Cream has unveiled a new range of triple-layered Mochi ice cream, which consist of the traditional mochi dough exterior which covers the ice cream, with an additional central layer which adds an extra flavour, to be released in the US in early 2019. According to FoodBev, the new range will…

Unilever launches new probiotic-enriched ice cream brand

EUROPE – Unilever, a British-Dutch transnational consumer goods company, has launched a new probiotic ice cream brand called Culture Republick, which the company claims is the first premium ice cream containing probiotics. According to the company, the Culture Republick’s product range initially includes seven flavours, such as: Milk & Honey, Turmeric Chai & Cinnamon, Cold…

Kelly’s of Cornwall ice cream brand launches new sticky gingerbread flavour

UK - Froneri-owned ice cream brand Kelly’s of Cornwall has launched a new sticky gingerbread flavour ice cream in the UK ahead of Christmas, which has toffee sauce, fudge pieces and ginger digestive biscuit pieces. According to FoodBev, the ice cream is made in the English country of Cornwall with whole milk and clotted cream…

Unilever launches new vegan versions of magnum bars in Sweden and Finland

EUROPE – Magnum, an ice cream brand owned by the British/Dutch Unilever company, is set to launch two new vegan versions of its popular ice-cream bars in Sweden and Finland next month. According to FoodingredientsFirst, the brand will add Magnum Vegan Classic and Magnum Vegan Almond, which are European Vegetarian Union approved, to its existing product…

Domino’s Pizza partners with Cold Stone Creamery to launch a ‘cultural’ ice cream flavour in Nigeria

NIGERIA - The Pizza giant Domino’s in partnership with the US ice cream parlor chain, Cold Stone Creamery has launched a new ice cream flavor called Baby Cakes alongside a squad meal that matches family lifestyles in Nigeria. To promote a cultural upbeat among consumers, the two are also collaborating with Biola Alabi Media to produce…

Ben & Jerry under attack over deceptive marketing allegations

USA - US iconic ice cream brand Ben & Jerry’s has come under attack from the Organic Consumers Association (OCA) which has filed suit against the Unilever-owned company over deceptive marketing allegations. According to FoodingredientsFirst, the OCA is suing Ben & Jerry’s Homemade, Inc., for what it calls the "deceptive labeling, marketing and sale of…

Tetra Pak launches Extrusion Wheel for stick ice cream products

SWITZERLAND - Tetra Pak, Switzerland’s Tetra Laval’s subsidiary has launched an Extrusion Wheel that produces stick ice cream products with large-sized inclusions, such as whole nuts, real fruit segments, or cookie dough chunks at the highest capacity on the market. The Extrusion Wheel can be added to existing lines and uses a vertical rotating design…

Tetra Pak launches ice cream solution for liquid dairy and juice drinks producers

SWEDEN - Tetra Pak has launched Tetra Fino Aseptic 100 Ultra MiM, a new package that offers an opportunity for customers to produce liquid dairy and juice drinks using their existing production processes and market them as ice creams and frozen products. According to the company, the new package allows dairy and juice drinks to…

Tetra Pak acquires German company to boost ice cream products offering

SWEDEN - Tetra Pak has acquired Big Drum Engineering, a company that develops, builds and installs filling machines and systems for the ice cream and general food industry, to strengthen its product offering for ice cream manufacturers. The deal will expand Tetra Pak’s ability to provide end-to-end solutions for the food and beverages companies. The…

Tetra Pak launches ice cream extrusion line for medium-sized producers

SWEDEN - Tetra Pak has launched ice cream extrusion line that the company promises improved product quality and volume flexibility for medium-capacity producers. The packaging and processing equipment major says that the new line uses an independently controlled horizontal cutter to slice the ice cream as it emerges from the extruder. “This patented technology means…