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Americas: Verso Corp releases bags for foodservice, industrial use

Packaging company Verso Corporation introduces the GlazeBag NK and GlazeWrap NK products, joining its NK Series of lightweight, machine-glazed natural kraft papers manufactured using...

Americas: Pinnacle Foods to exit certain frozen breakfast products

Pinnacle Foods has decided to exit certain low-margin and non-strategic Aunt Jemima frozen breakfast products sold to retail and foodservice customers, following its voluntary...

Europe: Ajinomoto expands into French retail market

Ajinomoto and a French retailer are rolling out eight varieties the former's frozen Japanese foods throughout France in April 2017. In April 2017, Ajinomoto's French...

Europe: PMMI shares trends in packaging

Consumer focus on wellness, environmental impact and macroeconomic factors such as the growth of the middle class creating more disposable income are shaping the...

Asia Pacific: Vitafoods Asia exhibitors on SEA market, health & wellness sectors

The seventh edition of Vitafoods Asia will be held in Singapore from September 5 to 6, 2017. With lifestyle trends and changing consumer demand, what...

Asia Pacific: India poised to be huge consumer of chocolate, report

While the global chocolate confectionery market posts slow growth, research from Mintel finds that India is defying the odds as one of the world’s...

Europe: Novel form of iron for fortifying food discovered

Two Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich or ETH professors Raffaele Mezzenga and Michael B. Zimmermann from the Department of Health Sciences and Technology have discovered...

Europe: RPC pot energizes mousse packaging

Effective product protection and on-shelf impact are being combined in a RPC Bebo Polska has created a thermoformed multilayer polypropylene pot for the Fruit...

Americas: Report finds frozen foods go for healthy makeover

Frozen foods have been feeling the heat lately in the US largely due to a shift in consumer preferences to fresh and refrigerated foods....

Americas: Report finds more consumers like hot and spicy foods

Global new product introductions with hot and spicy ingredients increased for a ninth straight year, showing a consistent, growing consumer interest in hot and...

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