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Americas: Private label firm releases dairy-free chocolate in US show

Private-label firm Carmit Candy Industries will launch its new vegan line of milk chocolate snacks, coins and buttons at Natural Product Expo West from...

World: Report finds unsustainable food system with hungry people

Today’s global food system has major weaknesses: nearly 800 million people are left hungry, one-third of the human race is malnourished, over half of...

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: ChickP offers plant-based protein for dairy applications

Next-gen chickpea proteins designed specifically for plant-based milk and yogurt analogs Rehovot, Israel – ChickP Ltd., a foodTech startup, launches a line of chickpea...

World: Transportation market to grow to US$35B by 2002, finds report

The global refrigerated transportation market is set to grow from US$24.66 billion in 2015 to US$34.52 billion by 2020, according to a market study...

Middle East: Tate & Lyle releases tapioca-based starch

Tate & Lyle introduces its tapioca-based Claria Bliss starch to the Europe, Middle East and Africa region as an extension to the line of...

World: Delta Food to set up AED60M plant in IAE

Delta Food Industries will build a 5,000 sqm tin can manufacturing unit with an investment of AED60 million (US$16.3million) in Sharjah Airport International Free...

Middle East: Israel to export more mandarins in 2017

The Plant Production and Marketing Board of Israel predicts an export increase of 50% for Jaffa Orri mandarin fruit in 2017. The harvest of...

Americas: Frutarom reports high demand for HyperPure ingredients

Frutarom Health BU reports a surge in demand for its EFLA HyperPure Line in the US since the beginning of 2016 due to diminishing...

Middle East: Savvy consumers on sustainable seafood, SEAFEX

Seafood consumers throughout the Middle East and North Africa are increasingly turning to sustainable sources as the need to conserve stocks internationally begins to...