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Middle East: Manufacturers brace for food colors labeling in GCC

From January 1, 2017, all foods and beverages containing the colourants Allura Red AC (INS 129), Sunset Yellow (INS 110), Azorubine / Carmosine (INS...

Middle East: Turkey’s young fuels demand for packaged products

Turkey is experiencing a number of big shifts in its demographics which is having a positive effect on the packaged food market, according to...

Middle East: Avery Dennison buys Israeli company

Avery Dennison Corporation has completed the acquisition of Hanita Coatings, a pressure-sensitive materials manufacturer of specialty films and laminates, from Kibbutz Hanita and Tene...

World: Frutarom shares on decontaminating natural herbal extracts

Frutarom Health BU has launched the EFLA HyperPure natural ingredients in response to new regulations by the European Union to prevent polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons...

Europe: Sweden sees drinking yoghurt in cartons

Swedish drinking yoghurt company Skånemejerier has launched products in Tetra Top 330 Mini Nallo, a first for the country. “In the past, drinking yoghurt was...

World: Report finds unsustainable food system with hungry people

Today’s global food system has major weaknesses: nearly 800 million people are left hungry, one-third of the human race is malnourished, over half of...

Middle East: Corbion exhibits polymer additives in Dubai

Corbion will exhibit its Pationic polymer additives at Arabplast 2017, from January 8-10 in Dubai. Pationic glycerol esters improve the processability of expandable polystyrene beads...

Americas: Frutarom reports high demand for HyperPure ingredients

Frutarom Health BU reports a surge in demand for its EFLA HyperPure Line in the US since the beginning of 2016 due to diminishing...

Middle East: Sun Chemical forms new company

Sun Chemical and Alliance Holding Company have formed a joint venture company, Sun Chemical Saudi Arabia to serve the Middle Eastern market. Sun Chemical will...

Middle East: Region can enjoy consistent milk supply, says Tetra Pak

Tetra Pak’s OneStep processing technology is now enabling milk producers to prepare ultra-high-temperature (UHT) milk from powder in one step, reducing operational cost by...

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