Indian Tobacco Company (ITC) will open a Rs.700 crore ($113m) food manufacturing facility producing branded packaged biscuits, snacks, noodles, juices and Atta (wheat/powder flour).
Zego, a manufacturer of allergen-friendly snack bars, has launched wrappers and boxes with QR codes enabling consumers to keep tabs on allergen products.
The Bavarian pretzel, native to the southeast German state, has been granted protected geographical indication (PGI) status in the EU.
General Mills has paid tribute to Shirley Temple - who featured on its packaging and promotions - after the actress died last week aged 85.
Snack maker Leclerc Foods USA has snapped up a building in Arizona and plans to invest $50m to expand its operations.
Jordans & Ryvita Company has splashed out on upgrading and refurbishing crispbread production at Poole in Dorset.
A Frito-Lay leader says that for creative packaging ideas to work, developers must put the consumer first and create packs that “delight” the shoppers they’re targeted at.
Potato chip waste converted into biogas to fuel production is a viable, eco-friendly waste reduction plan that other snack makers should consider, says the president of Naturally Homegrown Foods.
Endoline Machinery has seen a growth in demand for its 744 Fully Automatic Random Case Sealers, after receiving up to £1.5m in orders from international snack manufacturers, in particular, crisps,...
The InterFlex Group has acquired Star Packaging Corporation, a flexible packaging converter with markets in the North American bakery, chemicals and snack food sector.
Production at snack maker Axium Foods has hit a snag after a weekend blaze struck its factory, damaging equipment but causing no injuries.
Fletchers Group of Bakeries has invested £1m ($1.6m) into expanding its cold storage that caters to the UK foodservice sector and private label.
Air Products has launched a ‘top injection’ of its liquid nitrogen refrigerant, Freshline LIN-IS, for sensitive products like dough.
The look of a snack package holds significant influence on a consumer’s purchasing decision.
Mid-sized snack player Terrell’s Potato Chip Company faces $115,500 in fines for new and recurring ‘serious’ safety hazards at its New York production plant.
Frito-Lay has been granted a US patent for its low pressure processing method to make reduced oil potato chips.
The University of Florida will further research to develop drought resistant peanuts – a big need for industry in light of extreme weather conditions, its lead crop physiologist says.
British Prime Minister, David Cameron, has tweeted congratulations to a firm which has had success with its cooking technology and will expand to the US.
FFP Packaging Solutions has created 13 film designs for Whitworths’ Breakfast range using its award-winning Platinum Print flexographic workflow.
TNA has launched a closed-loop oiler designed for accurate, even application of oil on a range of foods.
Food figures big into holiday celebrations around the world. Here are a few festive Christmas packaging designs to sink your teeth into.
Designing food and beverage packaging and products for kids calls for a balanced approach.
Ishida Europe plans to expand into Africa next year and snacks will spearhead the move, its managing director says.
Olympus Automation has won a £1m ($1.6m) grant from the UK’s Technology Strategy Board (TSB) for its PDX technology, just weeks after a former Baker Perkins chief joined the company....
An upcoming conference will bring together top food firms and industry suppliers to hammer out sustainability, design and other packaging issues.