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These are all the posts that have been tagged with america.

Mondelēz confident after mixed Q1

Snack giant Mondelēz International has said it is confident in its outlook after posting a mixed first-performance as both profit and margins improved, while sales declined.

The next step for whey permeate

Global regulators look set to approve a global standard for whey permeate powders, which should bring new opportunities for this versatile dairy ingredient. Suzanne Christiansen reports.

ADM expands Brazilian port

Archer Daniels Midland Company has begun a significant expansion and modernisation of its export terminal in Santos, in the Brazilian state of São Paulo.

Puratos acquires Pennant Ingredients

Puratos has acquired Pennant Ingredients, a provider of speciality bakery products and solutions to the North American Quick Service Restaurant, foodservice and retail in store bakery channels.

Packaging machinery demand to grow

World packaging machinery demand is set to grow by 4.9% annually over the next three years according to Ucima Research Department, which publishes exclusive three year forecasts (2015-2018) for global demand divided up by geographical area, type of machine and sectors served.

Over the rainbow

Susannah Millen met Paul Collins, managing director, GNT UK, to discover more about his role and what’s happening in the food colouring sector worldwide.

Bühler to acquire Hosokawa Bepex

Bühler Group has signed a contract to acquire the German-based Hosokawa Bepex GmbH – a subsidiary of Hosokawa Alpine Aktiengesellschaft – and part of its listed Hosokawa Micron Group, Hirakata.

Protecting the workforce

There has been a great deal of focus within the confectionery industry on issues relating to cocoa production and particularly the plight of cocoa farmers and their families.

Snack food bagging

Rovema North America – a subsidiary of Rovema GmbH, which designs and supplies packaging machinery for the food industry – has introduced a bagger geared to the needs of the snack food sector.

Naturally bold

Jonathan Thomas, principal market analyst, Leatherhead Food Research, considers global flavour and colour trends.

Hershey president to retire

The Hershey Company has announced that Humberto (Bert) P Alfonso, president, International, intends to retire from the company by the end of this month.