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Asia Pacific: Region’s love for convenience drive packaging demand

The growth rate of Asia Pacific in Food and beverages (F&B) packaging is highest and expected to grow further among all the region attributed...

Europe: Program develops green, biodegradable packages

Aimplas Plastic Technology Centre in Spain has created barrier, multilayer and transparent packages with a cost 25% lower than conventional ones, with a lower...

World: Yogurt is fast becoming a healthy staple, states DSM Insight Series

DSM’s Global Insight paper states that the appeal of yogurt is on the rise globally. Carried out in countries such as Brazil, China, Turkey and...

Americas: Back ingredients claims with science, Cherry Marketing Institute tells FNI

Medicines and pharmaceutical ingredients are heavily researched, clinically trialed and regulated for consumer safety. They will also be tested for efficacy and functionality scientifically. With more...

Europe: Institute, Danish company create omega-3 fish oils products for export

A business idea where by-products from the fishing industry are transformed into valuable ingredients full of omega-3 fish oils, has won the innovation competition...

Americas: Avian flu in US to cost nearly US$310M, says analyst

Losses in poultry production and related businesses due to avian influenza are estimated at US$309.9 million in Greater Minnesota, according to a newly released...

World: Hinoman reveals high-tech farming of smallest protein to FNI

Israeli company Hinoman will launch Mankai, a vegetable whole-protein ingredient with high nutritional value, at IFT, Chicago, US from July 11 to 14, 2015. Mankai...

Europe: Research quantifies Clostridium botulinum spores in raw food materials

A study from the Institute of Food Research (IFR) has provided new evidence on the background levels of spores of Clostridium botulinum in raw...

Europe: Italian consumers look to ice cream in traditional flavors to ease work stress

Italian consumers are looking to the creamy texture of ice cream to help relax and unwind after a busy day at the office, according...

World: Palm oil keeps global food price trend rising April, finds FAO

Global prices of key staple food commodities rose in April, marking its third consecutive monthly increase after four years of decline. The FAO Food Price...

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