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  1. Private Label Brands Are Booming In Dairy And Snack Foods

    A recent study shows price and value are the main factors for consumers choosing private labels. A new study released by Market Force Information shows that 83 percent of consumers buy private label products if it presents a better value. Dairy products led all products in terms of private label purchases, followed closely by snack foods and cleaning supplies.

  2. Krones Transfers Transfers Valve Technology To Evoguard

    Krones, the world’s market leader for beverage filling and packaging technology, has founded Evoguard GmbH to operate its valve technology business on a stand-alone basis. Evoguard GmbH is located in Nittenau, Germany, and is owned 100% by Krones AG. The company started its business operations in Nittenau at the beginning of January 2014

  3. Global Milk Powder Market - Industry, Geography Trends And Forecast, 2012 - 2018

     This updated TMR report provides an overview of advanced "Milk Powder Market" Milk powder is a perfect solution to those who lack immediate access to adequate refrigeration methods and dairy products. Milk powder results from extracting water content out of milk. The major purpose of converting milk into milk powder is because it can be preserved and has a longer shelf life

  4. OYSTAR Hamba Triumphs In Poland

    Poland's third-largest supplier of yoghurt products, Bakoma Sp.z o.o., has just purchased its sixth machine from OYSTAR: a Flexline FL 8/8 CA for preformed cups made by OYSTAR Hamba

  5. GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft : Asian Demand For Dairy Products Affords GEA Another EUR 120M Of Large Orders In Q4 (Jan 09, 2014)

    In Q4 2013 the mechanical engineering group GEA was awarded large dairy processing orders worth more than EUR 120 millionin total. The new projects will comprise a wide range of process technology from GEA and will benefit from GEA's ability to leverage its expertise as a leading system provider to the food industry

  6. Paccor's TIML Technology Wins Packaging Oscar

    PACCOR’s revolutionary TIML (Thermoforming in-mold labeling) technology wins Packaging Oscar for its ability to meet the industry’s increasing demand for more sophisticated packaging decoration in combination with boosting output and efficiency. Aside from its operational and branding advantages, TIML offers a pioneering solution as the first-ever decorated, high barrier and retortable plastic packaging

  7. USP Proposes New Probiotic Monograph And A Standard To Authenticate Skim Milk Powder For The Food Chemicals Codex

    The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) is proposing new monographs and introducing a new standard for authentication of skim milk powder to be included in its Food Chemicals Codex (FCC), First Supplement to the Ninth Edition

  8. Lucintel’s Analysis Of Global Food And Beverage Processing Enzyme Market: APAC To Drive Growth

    Food and beverage processing enzyme is a protein catalyst, which is an essential ingredient for food and beverage products. The market is expected to experience moderate growth and reach $1.69B by 2018

  9. Coega Dairy Ppts For SIG Carton Packs

    It is one of the most modern, eco-friendly and energy-efficient dairy businesses around. Coega Dairy in Port Elizabeth claims to have the smallest CO2 footprint of any dairy in the entire southern hemisphere

  10. Krones Upgrades Its Capabilities

    Krones, the world’s market leader for beverage filling and packaging technology, has purchased 100 % of the stock in HST Maschinenbau GmbH, a German company located in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania that designs and manufactures homogenisers and reciprocating pumps for the food and beverage industries