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Unitherm Food Systems Expands Asia Presence with New Thailand Facility

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New 10,000 ft2 test kitchen showcases 26 of Unitherm’s innovative thermal food processing solutions, from spiral ovens and flame grills to water cooking and pasteurization systems BRISTOW, OK — JUNE 7, 2016 — Unitherm Food Systems today announces the opening of its new test kitchen in Bangkok, Thailand, which signals the company’s first expansion into the Asian market. This 10,000 ft2 …

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USDA Publishes Guide to Help Convenience Stores Sell Healthier Foods

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PHILADELPHIA, JUNE 2, 2016 The USDA yesterday announced The Healthy Corner Stores Guide, which provides information, strategies, and resources for organizations interested in making healthy foods and beverages available in corner stores (convenience stores) within their communities. “USDA is committed to encouraging neighborhood stores to stock and sell healthier food and beverage items. “Families in low-income areas rely on corner stores …

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IFBA Members Commit to Global Trans-fat Phase-out by 2018

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Members of the International Food and Beverage Alliance (IFBA) pledged earlier this month to phase out industrially produced trans-fatty acids (TFAs) in all their products by the end of 2018 at the latest. IFBA’s commitment supports The World Health Organization’s Global Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases, 2013 -2020, which calls on member states to implement policies …

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Global Food and Beverage Companies Call on House Lawmakers for Urgent Action on Climate Change

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WASHINGTON – MAY 25, 2016 In the wake of the Earth Day signing of the historic global climate agreement, more than a half-dozen leading food and beverage companies converged on Capitol Hill today to press U.S. House lawmakers for federal action on climate change. At a congressional briefing, top executives from Ben & Jerry’s, Clif Bar, Kellogg Company, Mars Incorporated, PepsiCo, …

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2016 Sweets & Snacks Expo Reveals NCA’s Latest Confection Trends

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WASHINGTON, MAY 23, 2016 / PRNewswire-USNewswire  The National Confectioners Association has officially unwrapped the latest candy and snack industry trends of 2016 as the Sweets & Snacks Expo kicks off in Chicago from May 24 through May 26 at McCormick Place. Covering four acres of chocolate, candy, cookies and savory snacks, several trends emerged that are setting the course for …

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Mars Announces Green Energy Partnership

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As part of its mission to become “sustainable in a generation,” multinational candy manufacturer Mars, Inc., recently announced a partnership with Eneco UK for the wind energy necessary to power all of its UK facilities.  The Moy wind farm in the Highland region of Scotland will supply the equivalent of the electricity used by 34,000 UK households. Mars already sources electricity …

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Calling Food Industry Mentors to Invest in Innovation

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DECATUR, Ill. APRIL 19, 2016 /BUSINESS WIRE/ Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) and National Foodworks Services (NFS) today announced the official launch of the first annual Food Innovation Challenge. The Food Innovation Challenge is a contest designed to provide new food entrepreneurs with access to resources and industry mentors to evaluate their product ideas, and ultimately the opportunity to win …

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Online Grocery Trends Report at Annual NFRA Conference

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TEMPE, AZ APRIL 04, 2016 /PRWEB/ MyWebGrocer, the leading provider of eCommerce and digital marketing solutions to the grocery and consumer packaged goods (CPG) industries, announces that MyWebGrocer VP of Data & Insights, Michelle Cote, will present at the 24th Annual National Frozen and Refrigerated Food Association (NFRA) Executive Conference. As industry experts forecast notable growth and momentum for online …

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Meat-Free Foods Market Report 2016-2026

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LONDON, MARCH 21, 2016 /PRNEWSWIRE/ The latest report from business intelligence provider visiongain offers comprehensive analysis of the global meat-free foods market. Visiongain assesses that this market will generate revenues of $4,126m in 2016. Now: “Meat-free eaterie in Cork voted Ireland’s top restaurant” is an example of the business critical headlines that you need to know about – and more …

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F&B Dominates Biocatalysis and Biocatalysts Market With 36% Share

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PUNE, INDIA, MARCH 14, 2016 /PRNEWSWIRE/ Global Biocatalysis and Biocatalysts Market 2016-2020 research report segments the industry by type (carbohydrases, proteases, and lipases) by application (food and beverage industry, detergents industry, biofuel production industry, agriculture and feed industry, and biopharmaceutical industry) and by geography (APAC,Europe, North America, and ROW). Complete report on biocatalysts and biocatalysis market spread across 76 pages, analyzing …