Baked goods and food manufacturers should focus on boosting the nutritional content of gluten-free products as well as enhancing texture and taste at the formulation stage, argues a leading nutritionist.
Chinese food company Bright Food is reportedly in talks to buy Britain’s United Biscuits for than £2 billion (€2.3bn), according to the Sunday Times.
The dominant position of two Finnish bakery manufacturers in the Baltics will make it difficult for Estonian’s Eesti Pagar to boost the market share of the Latvian baked goods producer that it acquired a stake in this week, claims an industry analyst.
Baker Perkins will launch its TruClean range of food safety machinery systems which allows manufacturers to select the grade of hygiene applicable to their particular operation.
South American food giant Grupo Nacional de Chocolates is to acquire US cookie manufacturer Fehr Foods for US$84m.
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