Ishida Europe launches advanced multihead weighers with improved functionalities

EUROPE – Food packing equipment supplier, Ishida Europe has launched an enhanced version of its mid-range multihead weighers that offers enhanced performance in the fast and accurate weighing of a wide variety of dry, frozen […]

Tate & Lyle opens new Latin American headquarters and application centre in Brazil

BRAZIL – Food and beverage ingredients and solutions provider, Tate & Lyle has opened its new and expanded Latin American headquarters in São Paulo, Brazil enabling the company to capitalize on the high growth potential […]

IMCD establishes national US footprint as single entity with full integration of Horn

USA – IMCD N.V., a leading distributor of specialty chemicals and food ingredients, has completed the integration of specialty chemicals distributor, Horn into its IMCD US operations. Horn was acquired by IMCD in August 2018 […]

Alfa Laval opens new global innovation & test center in Denmark

DENMARK – Alfa Laval, a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling, has opened its Innovation & Test center in Søborg, Denmark, to strengthen the company’s position within food and water sectors. […]

Givaudan acquires US flavour and specialty ingredient company Ungerer

USA – Swiss flavor and fragrance company, Givaudan has reached an agreement to acquire Ungerer & Company, the US-based flavour, fragrance and specialty ingredient company. Headquartered in New Jersey, USA, Ungerer is a leading independent […]

Cargill opens Culinary Experience Hub at R&D facility in Belgium

BELGIUM – Cargill has opened a Culinary Experience Hub in its research and development site in Vilvoorde, Belgium, to help customers develop on-the-spot innovative solutions. At the new facility, Cargill will work with customers from […]

Symrise to open creative centre at Unilever’s Foods Innovation Centre in Netherlands

NETHERLANDS – Symrise is partnering with consumer goods company, Unilever to open an innovation lab at the Unilever Foods Innovation Centre in the so-called “Food Valley” of Wageningen, Netherlands. The state-of-the-art creative center will comprise […]

SIG Combibloc to acquire Visy Cartons in Australia for US$48m

AUSTRALIA – Aseptic carton packaging manufacturer, SIG Combibloc has reached agreement to acquire Visy Cartons from VisyPak Operations, a subsidiary of Pratt Consolidated Holdings, for AU$70 million (US$48.29 million). Pratt Consolidated Holdings is a privately-owned […]

Gelita and Geltor team up to commercialize first animal-free collagen for dietary supplements

USA – Gelita, a German manufacturer of collagen proteins has signed a letter of intent with premium protein ingredients supplier Geltor to develop, produce and market the first ingestible animal-free collagen proteins – to be […]

Ingredion posts slight growth in Q3 sales, lowers earnings guidance amid trade uncertainties

USA – Ingredion reported a slight growth in sales to US$1.457 billion from US$1.450 billion during the third quarter of the fiscal year 2019 on improved price/mix and volume growth which were partially offset by […]