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Europe: Firmenich’s French center achieves certifications

Firmenich's Naturals Center of Excellence in Grasse, France, has recently achieved fully integrated certification in Quality, Food Safety, Occupational Health & Safety and Environmental...

Asia Pacific: India honors FAO Director-General for Zero Hunger Program in Brazil

Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Director-General José Graziano da Silva was named Doctor Honoris Causa by the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) and made...

Americas: DSM lauded for halal excellence

The Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America has named DSM the Company of the Year, recognizing the company's halal compliance, implementation and program...

Asia Pacific: Ingredion’s resistant starch obtains health claim in Australia

Ingredion has obtained a General Level Digestive Health Claim for Hi-Maize resistant starch from Food Standards Australia New Zealand, a statutory agency which is...

Europe: Lawmakers urged to make nutrition commitments

Lawmakers from around the world meeting in Rome, Italy, should to play their part in transforming into positive results the commitments to provide healthier...

Asia Pacific: Enabling Singaporean companies to internationalize

Singapore's food and beverage (F&B) industry is shifting its focus away from productivity to spotlight on value creation. Spearheaded by the Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF)...

Americas: Cargill offers label-friendly alternatives for ingredients in bread

Following the US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA's) 2015 ruling on partially hydogenated oils (PHO), Cargill Texturizing Solutions is offering bread manufacturers a replacement...

Americas: Liner-free labels receive 2nd patent

MAXStick liner-free labels have received a second patent issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The patent expands the scope and claims of...

Europe: Symrise recognized for sustainable practices

The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) awarded Symrise a 100 A rating, adding the company to the Climate A list. This rating recognizes Symrise in leading...

Europe: FAO report raises forecasts for cereal production, stocks

The FAO Food Price Index averaged 172.6 points in October, up 0.7% for the month and 9.1% from a year earlier, with the staple...

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