Ball Corp to build US$200m aluminum cups manufacturing site in US

USA – Aluminum packaging solutions provider, Ball Corporation will be investing approximately US$200 million in constructing  its first dedicated aluminum cups manufacturing facility in Georgia, US. Ball Corporation said that the facility will serve the […]

Bühler supports upcoming feed technology center in University of Illinois

USA – The Swiss-based grain and feed processing equipment supplier, Buhler will be availing US$1 million worth of equipment to the University of Illinois to support establishment of the Feed Technology Center. The company will […]

ICL plans US$20m investment to expand its presence in alternative meat market

ISRAEL – Israel Chemicals Ltd (ICL) a leading global specialty minerals and specialty chemicals company announced that it is planning to invest about US$20 million to expand its capabilities in the fast growing meat substitutes […]

Lycored launches new HueFinder online color matching tool

ISRAEL – Lycored, a producer of lycopene-based colour and taste-enhancing ingredients for food and beverages, has launched the HueFinder, a colour matching tool to help manufacturers find the perfect hue for their products. The company […]

Caldic acquires French food ingredients distributor Arlès Agroalimentaire

NETHERLANDS – Rotterdam-based based Caldic B.V has acquired French distributor of food ingredients and functional additives, Arlès Agroalimentaire SAS, accelerating its ambitions of becoming a leading food ingredient solution provider in Europe. Established in 1914, Arlès […]

Tetra Pak unveils new guidelines on best-practice for yogurt products

SWITZERLAND – Processing and packaging solutions provider, Tetra Pak has launched new best-practice lines for yoghurt products – a suite of expert services which support a wide variety of yoghurt innovations to address growing consumer […]

Australian packaging firm Orora to sell its fibre business for US$1.15bn

AUSTRALIA – Orora Ltd, an Australian packaging maker has agreed to sell its local fibre materials business to Japan’s Nippon Paper Industries for A$1.72 billion (US$1.15 billion). The sale of the business is set to […]

Tate & Lyle expands Slovakian maltodextrin production facility to meet demand

EUROPE – Food and beverage ingredients provider, Tate & Lyle has completed expansion of its Maltosweet Maltodextrin production line at its facility in Boleraz, Slovakia. The expansion has seen the company double the facility’s production […]

Berlin Packaging acquires Vidrimon further strengthening position in European market

EUROPE – The American supplier of packaging services, Berlin Packaging has acquired glass packaging supplier in Southern Europe, Vidrimon. The acquisition of Vidrimon marks the fourth transaction that the packaging supplier will close this year […]

DuPont launches protective cultures for fermented plant-based foods

DENMARK –  DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences has released new dairy-free protective cultures for plant-based fermented foods and beverages, which have the ability to extend shelf-life of products. The new cultures, Holdbac YM Vege, form the […]