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Middle East: Awards galore at Gulfood Manufacturing

The inaugural Gulfood Manufacturing Industry Excellence Awards, held at the Armani Hotel Dubai has honored best practices and innovation across the food manufacturing industry...

Middle East: Gain a foothold in the region, says show organizer

Gulfood Manufacturing returns to the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) for the fourth time from October 31 to November 2, 2017. The Middle East’s ingredients,...

Americas: Be the first-mover with regulatory approvals, healthy partnerships

Algatech (Algatechnologies) has received Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (Anvisa) approval for its all-natural astaxanthin AstaPure to be used as a food ingredient. This approval makes...

Europe: Consortium gets €7.7M on packaging research

The European Union (EU) has awarded the international NanoPack consortium €7.7 million (US$8.82 million) to develop and demonstrate a solution for extending food shelf...

Middle East: Salt of the Earth spends US$1M on production

Salt of the Earth Ltd. expands production of its all-natural Mediterranean Umami clean-label sodium-reduction ingredient. The company’s US$1 million investment in production facilities is...

World: Consumers to favor the ancient, familiar, sustainability, says report

The year 2017 will be one of extremes, from 'ancient' products including grains, recipes, practices and traditions to the use of technology to create...

World: F&B industry dominates hydrocolloid market, report

The global hydrocolloid market is expected to reach US$108.4 billion by 2020, growing at a compound annual growth rate of more than 5%, according...

Middle East: Danish product preview prior Gulfood Manufacturing

At Gulfood Manufacturing, four companies from Denmark will be launching products and services from disinfection system to food marking. Here are more details. Chemical-free disinfection Jimco A/S...

Middle East: Turkey’s young fuels demand for packaged products

Turkey is experiencing a number of big shifts in its demographics which is having a positive effect on the packaged food market, according to...

Middle East: South Sudan faces food insecurity, UN agencies warn

Up to 4.8 million people in South Sudan - well over one-third of the population - will be facing severe food shortages over the...