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 […]

Ingredion launches Purity Bio range of organic starches in Asia Pacific

ASIA – Food and Beverage ingredients supplier, Ingredion has launched a new range of organic tapioca and rice starches Purity Bio starches manufactured in its Thailand facility. Purity Bio ranges are the company’s first organically-certified […]

DuPont to enter strategic collaboration on probiotics with Chinese firm BY-Health

CHINA – DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences has unveiled plans of entering into a strategic collaboration with BY-Health, a leading consumer health care company in China. The strategic collaboration would focus generally on research and development of […]

Firmenich to acquire minority stake in French-based flavor company Robertet

SWITZERLAND – Leading flavors and fragrance company, Firmenich has secured a deal to acquire 17% stake in French based flavor firm Robertet. The swiss company reached the agreement with First Eagle Investment Management to acquire […]

Chr. Hansen seals agreement to switch to 100% renewable energy in Denmark

DENMARK  – Global bioscience company Chr. Hansen has entered into a long term power purchase agreement with Better Energy to ensure Chr. Hansen Denmark’s annual electricity usage is 100% covered by renewable energy. The new […]

DuPont launches new range of enzymes with improved functionalities

DENMARK – DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences has launched the ‘DuPont™ Danisco® POWERPasta™’ range of enzymes, the latest solution for customers in the rapidly expanding global pasta sector. The enzymes offer solutions to food manufacturers byhelping […]

Bühler’s optical sorting technology receives UK’s most prestigious accolade

UK – Swiss technology company, Bühler has received the United Kingdom’s most prestigious innovation award – the Queen’s Award for Enterprise – for its optical sorting technology, PolarVision. The Queen’s Award, touted as United Kingdom’s […]

Crown inaugurates new global headquarters and innovation center

USA – Crown, a global supplier of oilseed extraction technology has opened its new global headquarters and innovation center in Minnesota, US. Built at a cost of US$12 million, the 68,000 square foot facility features […]