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DSM provides Nutrition update

DSM provides Nutrition update

5 May 2016

DSM has provided an update on the development of its Nutrition organisation and several key positions to further support its growth plans, having presented its Strategy 2018: Driving Profitable Growth in November 2015.

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Brenntag acquires Korean distribution

Brenntag acquires Korean distribution

4 May 2016

Chemicals distributor Brenntag has signed an agreement to acquire the South Korean specialty chemicals distributor Whanee Corporation, based in Gwacheon, near Seoul. The company mainly serves the domestic South Korean market.

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Callebaut educates Cote d'Ivoire

Callebaut educates Cote d'Ivoire

3 May 2016

Barry Callebaut has inaugurated three education projects in rural cocoa farming communities of Côte d’Ivoire. The construction and equipment of these schools were funded by the Cocoa Horizons Foundation.

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Heart disease: new hope?

Heart disease: new hope?

3 May 2016

Combining marine fish oil, cocoa extract and phytosterols into a dietary supplement could offer new hope in the fight against heart disease, a new University of Cardiff study suggests.

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Latest Product Development Creates ‘Cleaner’ Gluten-Free Crust

Latest Product Development Creates ‘Cleaner’ Gluten-Free Crust

3 May 2016

Gluten-free pizza is set to grow and the secret to success is pizzas that taste as good as they look. Find out how your formulation for gluten-free pizza crust can be clear and cleaner whilst giving great mouthfeel, texture and crispiness.

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Lonza reports record quarter

Lonza reports record quarter

28 Apr 2016

Lonza has reported a record first quarter, with business performance above target and double-digit core EBIT growth expected for 1H16. Specialty Ingredients recorded strong results through ongoing progress in portfolio management.

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Avebe, Groningen University in talks

Avebe, Groningen University in talks

27 Apr 2016

Avebe has announced that it is discussing with Groningen University the possibility of housing the Avebe Innovation Centre at the Zernike Campus in the city of Groningen.

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Novozymes grows sales 2%

Novozymes grows sales 2%

26 Apr 2016

In the first quarter of 2016, Novozymes has announced that its sales grew by 2% organically and by 1% in DKK compared with the first quarter of 2015. EBIT contracted by 3%, and the EBIT margin was 26.3%.

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Welch's launches Niagara grape juice

Welch's launches Niagara grape juice

26 Apr 2016

Welch’s Global Ingredients Group has strengthened its product portfolio with 100% Niagara grape juice which it describes as a unique golden American superfruit juice that delivers a sophisticated flavour profile and naturally nutritious polyphenols.

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Campden BRI supports CHAP

Campden BRI supports CHAP

25 Apr 2016

Campden BRI is supporting the newly created Crop Health and Protection Centre, created under the UK government’s Agri-Tech Strategy and desogned to ensure that investment in agriculture delivers material benefits.

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Parabel, Barentz join forces

Parabel, Barentz join forces

22 Apr 2016

Lentein plant protein producer Parabel USA has signed an exclusive worldwide distribution agreement with Barentz for Parabel’s range of plant based protein ingredients for food and feed, as well as for plant based personal care ingredients.

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Biocatalysts offers vanilla solution

Biocatalysts offers vanilla solution

22 Apr 2016

With the price of vanilla having risen to more than $200/kg compared to $20/kg just five years ago, Biocatalystsis promoting its Depol 40L enzyme which enables vanilla to be used more sparingly.

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