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Asia Pacific: Barry Callebaut begins production in new, relocated factory in Japan

Barry Callebaut said it has completed the move of its Japan’s chocolate factory from Amagasaki to Takasaki, as announced in June 2012. The new and...

Asia Pacific: Region must prepare for catastrophic increase in fragility fractures, says report

New report shows ageing populations and urbanization will drive increase in osteoporosis and related fractures; health authorities must take action now to reduce future...

Asia Pacific: India is emerging as a global spice processing hub, says Rabobank

Structural changes in the global spice market mean that India, historically a bulk commodity supplier of spices, is now becoming a global hub for...

Asia Pacific: Fonterra Australia owns Tamar Valley Dairy

Fonterra Australia has finalized the purchase of the assets of Tasmanian yoghurt business, Tamar Valley Dairy on November 27, 2013. It now owns and manages...

Asia Pacific: DuPont expands R&D Center in China

DuPont opened the second phase of its China Research and Development Center on October 28, 2013. With this expansion, the Center adds 17,500sqm and will...

Asia Pacific: A2C launches a2 Platinum infant formula in China

A2 Corporation (A2C) and its China distributor partner China State Farm Holding Shanghai Company (CSF) launched the a2 Platinum infant formula in Beijing’s Great...

Asia: Chinese Taipei donates $80,000 to food safety, animal and plant health standards

Chinese Taipei has donated $80,000 to the Swiss-based Standards and Trade Development Facility (STDF) in 2013 to help developing countries establish and implement sanitary...

Asia Pacific: Labelexpo Asia 2013 sets records across the board

The 10th edition of Labelexpo Asia was held at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre during December 2-6, 2013, welcoming 21,416 visitors, an increase...

Americas: Ashland’s cellulose gums to give tortillas improved texture, shelf life

Ashland Specialty Ingredients, a commercial unit of Ashland Inc, says its Aqualon and Blanose cellulose gums are used in masa flour mixes to improve...

Americas: MD of Palsgaard Mexico honored by Dutch association

The Executive Committee of the Danish Export Association has awarded MD of Palsgaard's Mexican subsidiary, Miguel Hidalgo, the diploma and medal for his outstanding...

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