All news articles for January 2014

Yildiz sells yeast unit for €162m

Yildiz sells yeast unit for €162m

By Annie-Rose Harrison-Dunn

Turkish food group Yildiz Holding has sold its yeast unit Dosu Maya to French firm Le Saffre for €162m.

BITO UK order picking

Exclusive interview with Edward Hutchison, MD

BITO lets you 'try before you buy'

By Rachel ARTHUR

BITO UK saw orders increase by a third last year and expects sales to soar in 2014. 

Packaging industry jobs for January includes SOFHT, Charapak, Schneider

People on the move January 2014

Industry movers January 2014: CEPI, MWV, tna and Toray

By Joseph James Whitworth

Who made it into our first industry movers  gallery of the year with job news in the processing and packaging arena? CEPI, MWV, tna, Toray, Schneider and others feature in the first gallery of 2014.

Exo will upscale production in the coming weeks and launch two new flavors in spring

Cricket bar start-up lands production deal


US start-up Exo has secured large-scale production and distribution for its cricket protein bars and is set to launch new flavors this spring.

Daisuke Okabayashi, MD, Nissin Food Holdings

Instant noodles made with sorghum wheat

Japanese noodle plant opens in Kenya

By Jenny EAGLE

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT), in Kenya, has partnered with Nissin Food Holdings in Japan to open a food processing factory.