All news articles for September 27, 2012

Søren Nørgaard, senior manager at Arla Foods Ingredients

Dispatches from IBA 2012

Arla talks egg replacement and cost savings

By Oliver Nieburg

Arla Foods Ingredients claims that big savings can be made by using egg replacers in cakes and pastries, but if substitution is so beneficial why isn’t everyone doing it? BakeryandSnacks.com investigates.

A selection of Weidenhammer packaging

Weidenhammer targets UK for growth

By Rod Addy

Packaging producer Weidenhammer plans to increase its presence in the UK market from its Bradford factory and has just expanded its business with UB.

FKuR expands in green polyethylene

FKuR expands in green polyethylene

By Rod Addy

Plastics producer and supplier FKuR has launched polyethylene (PE) biopolymers for manufacturers seeking a green alternative to traditional materials.

Picture courtesy of KraussMaffei

KraussMaffei subject of €568m deal

By Joe Whitworth

Onex Corporation has acquired KraussMaffei for $736.3m (€568m) in its first European investment from its $4.7bn private equity fund.