ABP achieves full ownership of Linden Foods as Synergy Flavors acquires Innova Flavors to expand meat alternatives offering

IRELAND – ABP, Europe’s leading privately owned food processors, has reached an agreement in principle with Fane Valley Co-op to acquire the remaining 50% holding in Linden Food Group. According to a report by FoodBev, the transaction includes Linden Foods in Northern Ireland and Slaney Foods and Irish Country Meats (ICM) businesses in the Republic of Ireland which have been operated as ABP/Fane Valley joint venture for the last five years. ABP, Linden, Slaney and ICM will however, continue to operate under the same trading names for the ‘foreseeable’ future,…

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Synergy flavours introduces new ingredient to boost healthy baking

UK – British Food Ingredients Company Synergy Flavours has launched a new ingredient with properties aimed at helping food companies create healthier baked products. The company says its “next-generation” ingredient effectively replicates the taste and texture of common baked goods while reducing calorie content. Synergy says its team formulated the new ingredient with the intent of helping food manufacturers easily reduce fat content in their baked goods with minor recipe adjustments. “We are fully committed to improving dietary health by using our flavor technology and our taste modulation platform to…

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