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Asia Pacific: Fonterra’s butter brand engages consumers in China

Fonterra has boosted the availability of its Anchor Dairy Foods’ product range in China, increasing the number of stores it sells into from 1,400...

Asia Pacific: Australia to see food with low-THC hemp seeds?

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has called for submissions on whether to permit the sale of food derived from the seeds of low-THC...

Americas: Palsgaard ahead of CO2-neutrality goal in Mexico

Palsgaard's Mexican branch celebrated having achieved carbon dioxide (CO2)-neutrality in 2016 recently. In 2016, the company achieved CO2-neutrality at its headquarters and largest production site...

World: Demand rises for baking ingredients, report

Global demand for baking ingredients was valued at over US$11.80 billion in 2015, is expected to reach above US$15.73 billion in 2021 and grow...

Americas: ADM releases Vitamin E products

ADM releases natural source vitamin E products, Novatol Sunflower 5-67 Vitamin E and Novatol Sunflower Vitamin E Succinate, which are derived from non-genetically modified...

Americas: Eating butter may not be fatal, find researchers

Butter consumption was only weakly associated with total mortality, not associated with cardiovascular disease, and slightly inversely associated (protective) with diabetes, according to a...

Europe: Vegetables fried in EVOO increases antioxidant profile, says researcher

Researchers from the University of Granada (UGR) have proven that frying in Extra Virgin Olive Oil (EVOO) is the cooking method that increases the...

Europe: Using limonene for better reduced-fat chocolate

Adding limonene to cocoa butter could result in better reduced-fat chocolate, researchers report in American Chemical Society's Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. Previous research...

Asia Pacific: Cargill’s facility RSPO-certified

Cargill’s new palm kernel crushing plant at its PT. Hindoli oil palm plantation in South Sumatra, Indonesia, has been certified by the Roundtable of...

Asia Pacific: Cargill releases cocoa powder from Indonesia

Cargill adds an intense dark red cocoa powder to its Gerkens cocoa powder range. Produced by Gerkens technical specialists at the Gresik cocoa processing facility...

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