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

French distributor appointed

Taura Natural Ingredients has appointed Phoenix Ingredients, based in Bordeaux, France, as European distributor for its Gourmet Series fruit pieces for the artisanal confectionery and bakery sectors. The two companies will co-operate in order to find new channels for Gourmet Series. Taura’s Gourmet Series consists of six varieties of fruit pieces in a format and […]

Grape seed extract

Indena’s grape seed extract, Enovita, has obtained self-affirmed GRAS (Generally Recognised as Safe) status for use as a good ingredient in a range of food categories. The extract can be used in beverages and beverage bases, breakfast cereals, fats and oils, frozen dairy desserts and mixes, grain products and pastas, milk – whole and skim […]

Head of sales and marketing

Taura Natural Ingredients, a fruit ingredients and snacks company, has appointed Peter Forceville as head of sales and marketing for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Mr Forceville will be responsible for overseeing all sales and marketing activities for Taura’s Ultra Rapid Concentration (URC) fruit products in the EMEA region and will be based at […]

Ingredients firm expands

Wild, a manufacturer of natural ingredients for the food and beverage industries, is expanding its facilities in Berlin, Germany and Valencia, Spain. Last year the company purchased land from the real estate company Liegenschaftsfonds Berlin totaling around 6,500 square metres. The area is located on the Spree river and is directly opposite the company grounds. […]

Fruity new fillings

As part of its major American Bakery Campaign 2014, Dawn Foods has extended its range of fillings and toppings with a selection of ready to use fruit fillings featuring real whole fruit, developed especially for the UK and Irish bakery markets. Dawn’s new fillings are available in seven flavours – blueberry, raspberry, black cherry, red […]

Ingredients firm expands in India

Wild, the natural ingredients company, is set to expand its business activities in India, having strengthened its capacity and product portfolio. The company has expanded its production capabilities at its site in Tarapur and opened a new site in Lucknow, while the operations in Mumbai have moved into larger facilities. The site in Tarapur, which […]

Wild berry fruit fillings

Puratos has launched its new Topfil range of fruit fillings for its bakery, patisserie and chocolate customers. The range includes up to 60% wild fruit sourced from the Baltic forests. Puratos has selected wild berries for its fruit filling range. Consumer tests and sensory taste panels show a preference for wild berries over cultivated berries, […]

Quality at speed

Torsten Giese of Ishida Europe discusses some of the latest developments in weighing and detection technologies.

Extended colourings range

Sensient Food Colours Europe is extending its Cardea range to include a wider choice of colours and shades. The product line is completely composed of natural ingredients and concentrates. The Cardea product line uses carefully selected raw materials processes with proprietary technologies, and offers a number of bright shades. “Through screening a wide choice of […]

Confectionery operation expands

Yusen Logistics (YL) in the UK has confirmed further expansion of its operations in food and confectionery. Building on relationships with leading food manufacturers and grocery multiples, YL is providing solutions throughout the grocery supply chain from raw materials through to finished products. With ocean, air and contract logistics services, YL is adding value to […]

Hygienic continuous mixer

Solids handling specialist, Ajax Equipment has announced the introduction of a new continuous mixer for the hygienic production of confectionery bars, granola bars, and fruit and cereal bars and clusters. Improvements to the new mixer include rapid screw changeover, increased range of processing capability and enhanced hygienic shaft seals. The continuous mixer is available with […]

Natural pink and violet shades

Wild Flavors GmbH has introduced a new raw material as a source for the pink/violet shade – the purple sweet potato. With the purple sweet potato containing anthocyanin, Wild can now provide a broader range of purple shades to meet the food and beverage industries’ demand for natural colours. Wild is constantly looking for new […]

Trade mission to Thailand

Senior executives from Taura Natural Ingredients have accompanied New Zealand’s Prime Minister, John Key, on a high profile trade mission to Thailand. Based in Mount Maunganui, Taura is one of the world’s leading suppliers of real fruit products. It is among 23 New Zealand companies chosen to participate in the Prime Ministerial visit, organised to […]

Next generation fruit concepts

Taura Natural Ingredients is launching a range of next-generation URC (ultra rapid concentration) fruit concepts combining the goodness and flavour of real fruit with the health benefits of functional ingredients. There are three variants in Taura’s new functional fruit line-up: URC Fruit & Protein – fruit enriched with milk and pea proteins URC Fruit & […]