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Europe: FAO names top 10 food-borne parasites, develops guidelines to control them

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has released a "Top Ten" list identifying the food-borne parasites of greatest global concern. FAO...

Americas: Tetra Pak completes €65M plant upgrade in Brazil, expects 70% capacity increase

Tetra Pak has completed a €65 million (US$88.45 million) upgrade for its packaging material plant in Ponta Grossa, Brazil. The project increases the capacity of...

Americas: Doritos launches three mystery flavors to challenge taste buds

Doritos, one of the flagship brands from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division, has revealed the three mystery flavors of Doritos Jacked tortilla chips that hit store...

Americas: Be transparent, harness digital talk to manage food incidents, says Center for Food...

In today’s hyper-connected, digital communications environment, news of a food safety or fraud incident travels at the speed of social networking site Twitter. If unprepared,...

Americas: Nestlé shares initiatives, goals on corporate commitment to community, environment, consumers

Over the past year, Nestlé in the US has taken steps towards meeting the company’s global commitments on nutrition, environmental and social impact, rural...

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...
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