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Americas: Intertek Alchemy releases free online course on safety amidst COVID-19

Intertek Alchemy has released a complimentary training course that trains food industry workers how to recognize symptoms, prevent transmission, and effective measures to mitigate...

Americas: Rising income, pricing raise demand for meat, finds report

Meat-eaters are increasingly selecting plant-based protein options rather than meat for health, environmental, and flavor reasons. Nevertheless, meat consumption worldwide is expected to increase...

Americas: Eating an egg a day does not raise CVD risk, find researchers

Consuming up to one egg per day does not appear to be associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk, according to a new study and meta-analysis led...

Americas: Sugary drinks may affect cholesterol levels among adults, finds study

Middle-aged and older adults who drank sugary beverages daily were at greater risk of developing abnormal cholesterol and triglyceride levels compared to those who...

Americas: Cargill expands food pilot centre with US$6.4M

Cargill is investing US$6.4 million to expand its food pilot capabilities at its North American Pilot Development Center in Savage, Minnesota, for bakery customers...

Americas: Cargill expands food pilot centre with US$6.4M

Cargill is investing US$6.4 million to expand its food pilot capabilities at its North American Pilot Development Center in Savage, Minnesota, for bakery customers...

Americas: Zymtronix, Tate & Lyle partner on biocatalysis

Tate & Lyle has entered into a partnership where it will invest in Zymtronix’s enzyme immobilization platform that will enable the US-based company to...

Americas: Consumers deem rough-looking biscuits to be healthier, finds research

New research has demonstrated how food producers could change the surface texture of products to change people’s perceptions and promote healthy eating. The study, led...

Americas: Walnuts promote gut health, find researchers

Walnuts may not just be a tasty snack, they may also promote good-for-your-gut bacteria. New research suggests that these “good” bacteria could be contributing to...

Americas: Berry Global to expands capability with US$20M

Berry Global Group announces plans to expand its hygiene, healthcare, and specialty films platform in North America. The investment of US$20 million will include...