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Hormel acquires Brazilian meat processor for $104 million

Hormel acquires Brazilian meat processor for $104 million

31 Aug 2017

Hormel Foods has acquired Cidade do Sol, a Brazilian meat processor, for approximately $104 million. Cidade do Sol processes such value-added products as mortadella, sausage and salami.

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From the ingredients to the finished products. Process control using PLM. - AThe experience of Amadori Group

From the ingredients to the finished products. Process control using PLM. - AThe experience of Amadori Group

31 Aug 2017

The Amadori Group: The PLM solution implemented by Sinfo One allows centralised management of the innovation work-flow  A single repository for recipes also interfaces with ERP.
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Mintel: South East Asians aspire to healthier lifestyle

Mintel: South East Asians aspire to healthier lifestyle

30 Aug 2017

According to Mintel, the growing appeal of leading healthy lifestyles has made its way to consumers in Southeast Asia and it seems the cornerstone of maintaining this is by following a healthy diet and exercise regime.

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Hydrosol: whey can be turned into profitable new products

Hydrosol: whey can be turned into profitable new products

30 Aug 2017

Hydrosol says it now gives cheese makers new possibilities. With Stabisol JOC stabiliser and texturing systems, rennet and acid whey can, claims the company, profitably be made into new products.

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Studies reveal potential health benefits of raspberries

Studies reveal potential health benefits of raspberries

30 Aug 2017

Initial findings from several studies on the potential health benefits of red raspberries reveal that participants experienced an improvement in glucose control and increased satiety.

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Arla sees flagship brands drive growth, raises milk price

Arla sees flagship brands drive growth, raises milk price

29 Aug 2017

Arla Foods amba, the farmer-owned dairy company, has released its half-year results for 2017, announcing rising revenue driven by strong growth amongst its flagship brands, especially its range of Arla branded products.

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Cargill study: American consumers will pay more for responsibly sourced seafood

Cargill study: American consumers will pay more for responsibly sourced seafood

29 Aug 2017

72% of American consumers believe seafood is important to their health and nutrition, and 88% of them are willing to pay more for seafood that is sustainably and responsibly sourced.

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Frutarom buys more of Enzymotec, looks for 100%

Frutarom buys more of Enzymotec, looks for 100%

28 Aug 2017

Frutarom has acquired from Paulson, Enzymotec’s largest shareholder, approximately 9.2% of the ordinary shares of Enzymotec for $24.2 million, with a view to bidding for all the company's shares.

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Memphis Meats attracts Gates, Branson, Cargill as investors

Memphis Meats attracts Gates, Branson, Cargill as investors

28 Aug 2017

Clean meat company Memphis Meats has announced that it has gained the support of a high profile group of investors, including Cargill, Bill Gates and Richard Branson.

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McCormick completes Reckitt Benckiser’s Food Division acquisition

McCormick completes Reckitt Benckiser’s Food Division acquisition

25 Aug 2017

McCormick has completed its acquisition of Reckitt Benckiser’s Food Division (RB Foods) from Reckitt Benckiser Group which was previously announced on July 18, 2017.

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Pipers Crisps, University of Nottingham partner on knowledge transfer

Pipers Crisps, University of Nottingham partner on knowledge transfer

25 Aug 2017

When Pipers Crisps wanted to understand more about the science behind their premium products and processes the company turned to food experts at the University of Nottingham.

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BRC Global Standards publishes guidance on food packaging materials

BRC Global Standards publishes guidance on food packaging materials

25 Aug 2017

BRC Global Standards has published the first edition of a Global Guidance on Migration from Packaging Materials into Food. The guidance was developed with the FDF and Campden BRI.

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