General News

tna celebrates major success at this year's Interpack

Friday 19th May 2017

Australian processing and packaging solutions provider tna has reported its most successful results from Interpack, with sales totalling over Euro 7 million.

Bühler's multi-million innovation campus investment

Thursday 18th May 2017

Bühler has confirmed that it is set to invest CHF 50 million into creating an innovation campus at its facilities in Uzwil, Switzerland.

Barry Callebaut UTZ scheme supports industry in Indonesia

Wednesday 17th May 2017

Swiss chocolate manufacturer Barry Callebaut has continued its cocoa sustainability drive in Indonesia through implementing a UTZ scheme for cocoa production.

GEA records first quarter growth despite market challenges

Tuesday 16th May 2017

Process technology business GEA has reported positive first quarter results, with a 6.7 percent year-on-year revenue increase to 1.004 billion Euros.

International sales growth as UK manufacturer scoops accolade

Monday 15th May 2017

UK chocolate manufacturer Divine has been named among Britain’s 100 fastest-growing SME exporting enterprises.

Confectionery packaging driven by reduced portion sizes

Friday 12th May 2017

Demand for packaging across the retail sector for confectionery has been reported at 354.5 billion units for 2016, according to latest research.

Colouring foods range launched for confectionery

Thursday 11th May 2017

A new series of natural colouring foods based on extracts from pumpkin and carrot for use within the confectionery sector has been launched.

California Prune products make their mark at awards

Wednesday 10th May 2017

A California Prune inspired chocolate developed by chocolatier Paul. A. Young has gained a Bronze accolade at the UK’s Academy of Chocolate Awards 2017.

Championing female role models in cocoa production

Tuesday 9th May 2017

Taco Terheijden, Director of Cocoa Sustainability at Cargill Cocoa & Chocolate, assesses why a thriving cocoa sector is predicated on successful female role models.

Bühler set for digital showcase at Interpack in Germany

Wednesday 3rd May 2017

Machinery manufacturer Bühler is set to use this week’s Interpack show in Dusseldorf to showcase how the use of digital services and IoT technologies offers significant gains in efficiency.