Buhler and Microsoft partner to launch digital service for optimizing food and feed processing

SWITZERLAND - Uzwil based technology company has in partnership with Microsoft launched MoisturePro at Microsoft’s annual Ignite Conference, a cloud based framework for digital services in the food and feed processing industry. Powered by Bühler Insights platform, the digital service can reduce energy consumption for industrial drying processes, thus checking on the customers’ energy costs…

Muller unveils ‘convenient’ FRijj range with longer shelf life

UK - Muller has released a reformulated FRijj range of milkshake, which has a longer shelf life for convenience stores and food service businesses in the UK. The new FRijj is available in 900ml bottles, larger shareable portions that can keep long when put in the fridge. The longer-lasting ambient recipe for its FRijj range…

Key Technology launches VERYX, a high-capacity digital sorter

US - Key Technology has launched a high capacity digital sorter, the VERYX B210, state-of-the-art electronic sorting machine to serve unique and specific needs of the food processing industry. VERYX B210 machine can recognize color, size, shape and structural properties with ability to eliminate foreign objects and product defects thus, improving quality of the final…

Grupo Bimbo unveils ‘Bimbo Solar’ for sustainable energy

MEXICO - Grupo Bimbo has unveiled a new energy self-sufficiency system, ‘Bimbo Solar’ in its environmental commitment to ensure sustainable development for a better and safe world. Bimbo Solar adds to its power production grid, generating 3.7MW of energy thus reducing its annual carbon emissions by 2,500 tonnes of carbon dioxide. According to the company,…

Wessanen launches a new smooth peanut butter spread

NETHERLANDS - Wessanen, the European based company and a leader in organic and natural food products, has expanded its Whole Earth brand to include a new smooth peanut butter spread. The new smooth peanut butter spread targets a population of consumers who are mindful of their health as it contains low cholesterol levels since it…

GEA develops new machine design to optimize flavor manufacturing

GERMANY – Technology solutions provider GEA Group has developed a new machine design for flavor manufacturers that ensure consistent, high quality flavour products. The new machine design incorporates new control and cleaning elements that will ensure a clean and safe production process, right from raw materials reception to production of the finished products. According to…

Müller launches 900ml FRijj SKUs, targeting additional consumption occasions

UK – Müller, the largest milk supplier and distributor in Great Britain, has launched 900ml FRijj SKUs, with a target of getting additional consumption, a move backed by recent research, which found that FRijj consumers wanted a larger shareable portion size that can be kept in the fridge. Following the success of Müller’s reformulated FRijj recipe,…