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Americas: ASTM proposes standard to understand consumer preferences on products

US-based ASTM has proposed a standard guide to cover issues considered in product testing on consumers’ making acceptance and preference decisions. ASTM WK22268, Guide for...

Americas: Green packaging company Cascades sells three units to Rolland Enterprises

Cascades Inc., a company in the recovery and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products, says it has reached an agreement with Rolland...

Americas: US dairy collective uses wastewater technology, enjoys green energy, says GWE

US-based Cayuga Milk Ingredients (CMI) plans to manufacture a wide range of dairy products, such as pasteurized cream, whole milk powder, liquid permeate, condensed milk,...

Americas: Xitron introduces prepress workflow, tool kit for flexographic and packaging applications at ExpoPrint...

Xitron, a developer of raster image processor (RIP) and workflow products for the printing industry, introduces Navigator F/P, a prepress workflow and tool kit...

Americas: CDC reports findings on antibiotic resistance in foodborne germs

Antibiotic resistance in foodborne germs, an ongoing public health threat, showed both positive and troubling trends, according to data tracked by the Centers for...

Americas: Chr. Hansen launches red color solution for fruit-on-the-bottom yogurt

Chr. Hansen introduced a natural red color solution for fruit-on-the-bottom yogurt at the 2014 IFT Expo in June 2014 in New Orleans, the US. The...

Americas: Ingredion to distribute AGT products globally

Alliance Grain Traders Inc. (AGT) has appointed Ingredion to distribute its pulse flours, protein and bran ingredients, as well as products for consumer foods...

Americas: Study finds white bread helps to boost good bacteria in the gut

Scientists have found that white bread seems to encourage the growth of beneficial gut bacteria. In addition, their study in America Chemistry Society’s (ACS) Journal...

Europe: Create a sustainable cold chain in developing nations to prevent food loss, urges...

UK-based Institution of Mechanical Engineers has called for urgent action to encourage the roll out of sustainable cold and frozen supply chain or “cold...

Americas: Keep incoming items, pathogens out of food processing areas, says Reusable Packaging Association...

Every year, more than 48 million people living in the US are stricken with food borne illness every year, according to the US Centers...

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