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Jos de Loor, leader of Cargill’s cocoa and chocolate business in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia, is to step down next month after 29 years with the food ingredients group.
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.
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.
Puratos Australia-New Zealand, which offers a wide range of bakery, patisserie and chocolate products has acquired Australian Melbourne Jam Manufacturing dedicated to the production of fruit and patisserie filling for artisanal and industrial customers.
The market for dairy permeate powder will “explode into life” – especially in Asia – once a global Codex standard is set, which could be as early as next year, according to Arla Foods Ingredients, a producer of permeate and one of a number of major dairy companies involved in the process of creating the new standard.
Cargill’s cocoa & chocolate business, in collaboration with Mondelēz International through its Cocoa Life programme, is introducing a two and a half year programme in Indonesia aimed at improving the livelihood of smallholder cocoa farmers and driving sustainability in their farming practices.
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.
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.
As part of its global commitment to supporting customer innovation around the world, Rousselot recently hosted three innovation days in Europe, South East Asia and China.
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.
Bell Flavors and Fragrances has developed a line of Asian inspired flavours. The flavours of Southeast Asia have a variety of tastes including hot, spicy, tangy and sweet.
Frutarom has signed a purchase agreement for the acquisition of Taura Natural Ingredients.
The European Commission has granted conditional clearance for Cargill to acquire ADM.
GarudaFood Group and the Barry Callebaut Group have announced the signing of a long-term supply agreement.