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Americas: More have snacks for meals, report

Health consciousness, more solo households, and convenience are why more US consumers, particularly young adults, are eating snack foods as part of their main...

Americas: More Millennials have snacks as meals, report

Most American Millennial snackers eat a snack in place of a standard meal at least once a week, a new survey reveals. Researchers in the...

Europe: Urschel’s client adds four machines for processing potatoes

Belgium's Clarebout Potatoes has installed four more DiversaCut 2110 Dicers from Urschel for potato processing. The processor finds the machines are reliable with low maintenance...

Europe: FAM sells 4 cutting units to Lamb Weston, Meijer

Lamb Weston and Meijer have ordered four machines for their production plant at Bergen op Zoom, the Netherlands, from FAM. The FAM Tridis 240P machines...

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...

Europe: Multivac buys stake in meat portioning company

Multivac Sepp Haggenmüller SE & Co. KG will be acquiring a 49.9 % share in TVI Entwicklung und Produktion GmbH in Irschenberg,which the latter...

Europe: Thailand’s CPF buys stake in poultry processor

Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) has signed a cooperation agreements with SuperDrob Capital Group for 38% of interest in SuperDrob for €49.50 million (US$52.16 million). SuperDrob...

Americas: Unifiller’s one-stop extruder for bakery, meat processing

Unifiller releases its most versatile cookie dough depositor machine to date, the Uni-X Extruder. Able to deposit viscous products like chunky doughs without damage, as...

Americas: Tyson Foods opens US$150M venture capital fund

Tyson Foods launches a venture capital fund to invest in companies developing breakthrough technologies, business models and products to sustainably feed a growing world...

Middle East: US Slim Chickens expands in MENA

Fast-causal restaurant Slim Chickens expands its fresh chicken concept beyond the US through a master franchise agreement with Alghanim Industries, one of the largest...

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