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Americas: Barry Callebaut opens office in Mexico

Barry Callebaut and the Chocolate Academy Mexico inaugurated their new offices in Mexico City to empower the chocolate sector and offer consumers products and...

Americas: ConAgra Brands sells Wesson Oil

ConAgra Brands has inked a deal with The J.M. Smucker Company to divest the Wesson oil brand for about US$285 million. Wesson is an edible...

Europe: Eating chocolate may decrease risk of irregular heartbeat, finds study

Consuming moderate amounts of chocolate was associated with significantly lower risk of being diagnosed with atrial fibrillation (AF) — a common and dangerous type...

Americas: Tree nuts as healthier snacks, study

A new study finds replacing typical snack foods with almonds and other tree nuts would decrease empty calories, solid fats, saturated fat and sodium...

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...

Americas: CP Kelco opens new facility

CP Kelco has completed its new production capabilities in its Okmulgee, Oklahoma plant for manufacturing Kelcogel gellan gum. Until now, CP Kelco’s San Diego,...

Americas: Younger US consumers want clean label fats, report

Millennials and Generation Z consumers in the US are the most inclined to view any type of fat not only as permissible, but as...

Americas: ADM adds DHA algal oil to omega-3 range

Onavita DHA algal oil is the newest addition to ADM's Omega-3 product line, which also includes Onavita ALA from non-GMO flaxseed oil. Omega-3s are...

Americas: Palsgaard ahead of CO2-neutrality goal in Mexico

Palsgaard's Mexican branch celebrated having achieved carbon dioxide (CO2)-neutrality in 2016 recently. In 2016, the company achieved CO2-neutrality at its headquarters and largest production site...

Asia Pacific: Cargill builds 80th school in Vietnam

Cargill has opened its 80th school in Vietnam, thereby edging closer to its goal of building 100 schools in the country by 2020. The new...
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