Canpack opens US$150m aluminum beverage cans production facility in Colombia

COLOMBIA – Canpack, a leading global manufacturer of aluminum beverage cans, has inaugurated its brand-new US$150 million can production facility located in Tocancipa, Colombia. The new site covers approximately 75,000 square meters and has an […]

Barentz receives strategic investment from Cinven to accelerate global expansion

NETHERLANDS – Barentz, a leading provider of ingredients to the food and beverage industry, has received an investment from European private equity firm, Cinven. Barentz said the investment, whose financial terms were not disclosed, will […]

Constantia Flexibles opens new flexible packaging production facility in India

INDIA – Constantia Flexibles, the world’s third largest producer of flexible packaging has opened a new plant flexible packaging plant in India dedicated to only produce more sustainable and recyclable flexible packaging. The plant, which […]

SIG launches first-ever digital asset and field management solution for the F&B industry

SWITZERLAND – Aseptic carton packaging manufacturer, SIG is launching the first integrated asset performance management (APM) and field service management (FSM) digital solution for the food and beverage industry. Developed in partnership with GE Digital, […]

DSM debuts new BakeZyme solutions to maximize freshness in baked goods

NETHERLANDS – Global health and nutrition company, Royal DSM has launched new solutions under its BakeZyme portfolio; BakeZyme Fresh XL and BakeZymeMaster developed to maximize freshness in baked goods. The new maltogenic amylase solutions enable […]

IMCD acquires Colombian specialty distributor Unired Químicas to expand footprint

NETHERLANDS – IMCD, a leading distributor of specialty chemicals and food ingredients, has acquired Colombia-based ingredient distributor, Unired Químicas, to support the company’s expansion in Latin America. Unired distributes specialty chemicals and ingredients to the […]

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. […]