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World: Kerry opens Regional Development & Application Centre in Durban, South Africa

The new Kerry Regional Development & Application Centre opened in Durban, South Africa to help expand Kerry’s presence in Africa, capitalizing on sectoral growth...

World: Halal-certified conveyor belts enter Middle East, company tells FNI on working with representatives

Cambridge Engineered Solutions has added new representatives in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, Kuwait and Russia to sell and service its metal conveyor belts, filtration...

Middle East: Salt of the Earth releases low sodium salt with umani

Salt of the Earth Ltd. launches its Umami-Essence Sea Salt ingredient for sauces to dramatically decrease sodium levels—in some formulations by up to 50%—while...

Europe: Bosch reports growth in 2015

Bosch Group says its Q1 2015 sales grew by roughly 13%. After adjusting for exchange-rate effects, the increase was 5.4% percent. For the current fiscal year,...

World: Oman beverage producer installs Sidel system

Oman Refreshment Company (ORC), a franchisee of PepsiCo International, has acquired a new production line from Sidel to its production capacity. The company focuses on...

World: Nestlé opens extrusion line in Egypt

Nestlé has inaugurated its first confectionery plant in Egypt. The new extrusion line at the company’s existing dry goods factory will produce Crunch. “Since 2011, we...

Europe: FAO food price index shows signs of stabilization after summer drop

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations' (FAO's) monthly food price index was stable in October 2014, as sugar and vegetable oil...

World: FAO boosts food security efforts in countries affected by Syria crisis

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is scaling up its support to Jordan and other countries in the Middle East...

World: Artificial sweeteners market grows with health-conscious consumers, finds report

The demand for low-calorie food items in various verticals of food service industry has triggered the growth of artificial sweeteners market, according to a...

World: China brings dip in FAO Food Price Index

International food commodity prices continued to decline in August as ample supplies, a slump in energy prices and concerns over China's economic slowdown all...

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