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Americas: Yogurt maker upgrades plant with US$14.4M

Ultima Foods is investing US$14.4 million to install a new drinkable yogurt production line and optimize operations at its Granby, Canadian plant. The yogurt...

Americas: Meal delivery service goes for IPO

Meal delivery service Blue Apron has filed an initial public offering or IPO, which is reportedly among the first in this trendy food segment....

Americas: Certain natural forms of vitamin K found in dairy products

Vitamin K, with its multiple forms, is among the lesser known nutrients. Scientists at the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging...

Americas: Thermo Scientific releases solutions for quantitative workflows

Thermo Fisher Scientific releases two products for analytical laboratories to obtain high quality data from targeted quantitation applications in the environmental, food safety, pharmaceutical...

Americas: Corbion releases emulsifiers for quality baked goods

SweetPro is Corbion's newest line of emulsifiers for bakers to eliminate partially hydrogenated oils and reduce saturated fat in sweet baked goods. It helps to...

Americas: Partnership from conception to 50K L fermentation

Ginkgo Bioworks and Robertet USA have had a successful commercial-scale fermentation of a key flavor and fragrance ingredient. The partnership has been an early...

Americas: Protein-fortified chocolate candies sparks sign of change, report

In light of evolving wellness agendas and shifting consumer attitudes towards personal health, considering the wellbeing impact of their products is essential to target...

Americas: Barry Callebaut opens office in Mexico

Barry Callebaut and the Chocolate Academy Mexico inaugurated their new offices in Mexico City to empower the chocolate sector and offer consumers products and...

Americas: ConAgra Brands sells Wesson Oil

ConAgra Brands has inked a deal with The J.M. Smucker Company to divest the Wesson oil brand for about US$285 million. Wesson is an edible...

Americas: Cargill acquires company, expands in Columbia

Cargill expands in Columbia with the acquisition of Pollos El Bucanero, a producer of chicken and processed meats products. The acquisition marks Cargill’s first introduction...

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