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Middle East: Palsgaard buys 90% of Teknaroma

Palsgaard has acquired 90% of Turkish food ingredients distributor Teknaroma on February 5, 2020, with its previous owners retaining 10%. The deal reinforces a...

World: Starlinger, Omani flour producer inks US$496M machinery contract

Salalah Mills has bought machinery for producing hot-air-welded AD*STAR block bottom valve bags and sewn woven bags made of polypropylene tape fabric from Starlinger...

Middle East: Four Russian companies to exhibit in show

Russian food manufacturing machinery companies Dito Group, Kropotkin Plant, Shokolend Co. and Unity Food Machinery will be at Gulfood Manufacturing in Dubai next month...

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...

World: Hanovia debuts UV system in Dubai show

Hanovia is launching its new PureLine Ultraviolet Energy Optimised (UVEO) disinfection system in the Middle East region at the Dubai Drink Technology Expo (DDTE)...

Middle East: Manufacturers brace for food colors labeling in GCC

From January 1, 2017, all foods and beverages containing the colourants Allura Red AC (INS 129), Sunset Yellow (INS 110), Azorubine / Carmosine (INS...

Middle East: Functional packaging prolongs shelf life of cherries

Israeli companies StePac L.A. and Tadbik have produced the next generation of modified atmosphere resealable lidding film. The new technology is engineered to extend...

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: Avery Dennison buys Israeli company

Avery Dennison Corporation has completed the acquisition of Hanita Coatings, a pressure-sensitive materials manufacturer of specialty films and laminates, from Kibbutz Hanita and Tene...

Middle East: Seed breeder Equinom gets US$10M in BASF-led funding

Equinom, a seed breeding startup, has closed its Series B round of funding of US$10 million, led by BASF Venture Capital, Germany followed by...