he increase is due in part to improved labeling regulations, awareness of gluten intolerance in the diet and a desire for more mainstream and good-tasting gluten-free products across a range of food and beverage categories.
Panrico, a Spanish-based food company with baking operations, has completed the integration of Artiach, a biscuit business acquired from Kraft Foods in July 2008.
Mixing of powders in a batch mixer generally is not so straight forward as mixing gasses or liquids. Because of cohesive, free flowing and agglomeration characteristics of powders, mixing can be quite complex. Add to this the introduction of liquids into the mixture and all too often lumps are created causing unevenness in the mixture leading to the need for… Read more »
From mid-2010 onwards, IOI-Loders Croklaan Europe will become the first palm oil supplier in continental Europe to supply fully segregated, RSPO-certified sustainable palm oil. The announcement was made by Chris Linderman, business unit manager bulk oils Europe for IOI-Loders Croklaan, during a seminar on sustainable palm oil held in Paris. The seminar included presentations from Unilever, WWF France and Carrefour… Read more »
The AEMIC (Association of former students of Schools of the Cereal Industry Trades) is organizing its 61st JTIC in partnership with IAOM Eurasia (International Association of Operative Millers) and the FFI (Flour Fortification Initiative) to create the biggest international event around the milling and cereal industries.