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Alaska fish plant upgrade

Alaska fish plant upgrade

US-based Alaska Seafood International is to shut down for two weeks
next month to retool its plant in advance of an expected rush of
big orders, chief executive Russell Schreck has said in an
interview with the Anchorage Daily News.

Space age food processing

Space age food processing

US nutritional marine oil company Neptune Technologies &
Bioressources has formed a partnership with NASA Food Technology
Commercial Space Center (NASA FTCSC). NASA FTCSC works in
partnership with Johnson Space Center to develop...

Fazer to build new bakery

Fazer to build new bakery

Bakery giant Fazer Leipomot(Fazer Bakeries), a subsidiary of
Finnish food giant Fazer Group, has revealed that it is to build a
new 1,800 square metre production facility on a site in the city of
Lappeenranta, according to a report...

Pactiv to buy Winkler Forming

Pactiv to buy Winkler Forming

Pactiv Corporation has announced an agreement to purchase Winkler
Forming, a leading thermoformer of amorphous polyethylene
terephthalate (APET) used in food packaging, for $72.5 million,
(€78.5mn) or approximately 7 times EBITDA.

Mixed results for BOC Group

Mixed results for BOC Group

The UK-based BOC Group, which provides the food processing and
glass packaging industries with gas services and related products
on a global basis, has reported profits of £196.2 million for the
six months ending 31 March, down 14...

API upgrades prospects for H2

API upgrades prospects for H2

The chairman of UK Packaging maker API Group, David Hudd, said
prospects for the current year are encouraging and he predicted an
improved performance for the company in the second half after
unveiling narrower losses for the six...

Sysco on the up

Sysco on the up

Sysco, the largest supplier to the US food service industry, has
posted its 104th consecutive quarter of sales and earnings growth.

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