US food alcohol producer MGP Ingredients has announced that it is
proceeding with plans to restart alcohol production at its Kansas
plant, where an explosion in September caused significant damage to
the company's distillery...
When scientists from Sweden reported earlier this year that several
ordinary foodstuffs could contain high levels of acrylamide - a
potentially cancer-causing chemical - governments, food
associations and food manufacturers drew a...
UK seafood processor Youngs Bluecrest Seafoods has installed a
batch of metal detectors from UK company Lock Inspection Systems,
the processor announced on Thursday. 'Wet' products, such as fresh
fish, have traditionally...
Canadian fruit juice processor D'Angelo Brands has said that
negotiations are almost complete for a new US$3 million (€304m)
credit facility to finance the start of operations at its new
Tiverton processing plant.
The MeadWestvaco paper unit is to shut down eight sheeting machines
at its Luke, Maryland, paper manufacturing facility next year, with
a loss of around 150 jobs. The company also announced plans to
expand sheeting capacity at its...
The New Zealand dairy company Fonterra plans to make a major
commitment to organic dairying, writes the Tasmanian Country
this week. The giant co-operative intends to start the project on
around 50 farms that are currently either...
Nearly a year after the Swedish company Tetra Laval announced its
plans to acquire French packaging firm Sidel, the European Court of
Justice will rule on 25 October on whether the deal can be allowed
Canada Bread, a unit of Canada's Maple Leaf Foods, said on
Wednesday that it will buy all of Maple Leaf's other bakery
operations and consolidate them in a C$266 million (€168m) deal,
including debt, that will transform...