Kröner-Stärke launches clean label spelt gluten and starches range

GERMANY – Kröner-Stärke, organic starches manufacturer has launched new clean label spelt gluten and starches range for bakery and meat products applications. The Vital Spelt Gluten and Spelt Starches are said to contain no additives, […]

Cargill to invest US$200m in diversifying starches portfolio to wheat

GERMANY – Cargill will invest US$200 million in diversification of starches and sweeteners portfolio at its Krefeld, Germany site to include production of wheat-based products. According to FoodIngredientsFirst, the processing facilities will focus on wheat […]

Ardent Mills acquires Oregon elevator to expand organic capabilities

USA – Ardent Mills has announced that it has acquired a grain elevator in Klamath Falls, Oregon, expanding its capabilities in organic and specialty grains in the market. The investment whose financial details were not […]

Court rules in favor of DuPont in Danisco patent ownership case

DENMARK – The Danish Maritime and Commercial Court has confirmed DuPont’s ownership of two amylase patent applications in Novozyme’s entitlement litigation. The Danish Court ruled in favor of Danisco’s ownership of the innovation behind two […]

Scentium Flavors invests US$2.2m in Spanish facility expansion

SPAIN – Scentium, the flavor division of global fragrance manufacturer Iberchem has invested US$2.2 million (2 million Euros) to boost production capacity at its facility located in Alhama de Murcia, Spain. The investment is expected […]

Univar secures deal to distribute Seaweed & Co. products in Europe

EUROPE – Global chemical and ingredients distributor, Univar Solutions has secured a deal with Seaweed & Co. to distribute its PureSea seaweed ingredient products across Europe. The agreement will allow Seaweed & Co. to expand […]

DSM and Avril join forces to develop plant-based proteins

NETHERLANDS – Global health and nutrition company, Royal DSM has partnered with the French agro-industrial group, Avril to meet growing consumer demand for plant-based proteins. The companies will collaboratively produce a new protein based on […]

Barry Callebaut to build new global distribution center in Belgium

BELGIUM – Leading chocolate and cocoa producer, Barry Callebaut is set to build a new global distribution center in Lokeren, Belgium to increase logistical efficiencies in the market. The new facility will incorporate a low […]

DuPont launches new Gellan VEG solution for plant-based beverages

DENMARK – DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences has launched new Grindsted® Gellan Veg 200 natural stabilizer for development of innovative vegan and plant-based beverage products. The new solution meets demand for plant-based and vegan diets due […]

DuPont Nutrition divests natural colors business to DDW

USA – DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences has sold its Natural Colors business to DDW, The Color House in line with its strategic focus on ‘high return opportunities’ within company portfolio. This is part of DuPont’s […]