Spearing opportunities in the emerging Russian oil market, US
edible oils giant Bunge has signed off €54 million to build its
first sunflower seed crushing and refining plant in Russia,
writes Lindsey Partos.
Canada's Advitech is continuing with the clinical trial program for
XP-828L sweet whey protein extract to give the product weight with
dermatologists and help it achieve its market potential - an effort
which led the biotech...
A perceived lack of standards and an unrealistic understanding of
cost implications are still hindering the adoption of RFID
technology amongst many UK organisations, according to a panel of
experts speaking at this month's Softworld...
A harbinger of potential costs for the food industry, UK members of
parliament have called for a 'speedy' investigation into events
that led to the contamination of the food chain by the carcinogenic
dye sudan 1, writes...
A new method that uses powerful enzymes to convert fructose and
sucrose into the low calorie sugar alcohol mannitol receives patent
protection, opening up cheaper sources for this chewing gum
ingredient, reports Lindsey Partos.
Romanian luxury products and beer producers say their survival is
threatened by the increase of the production and utilities excises
in the build up to the country's new Fiscal Code, yet analysts
believe consumer price rises...
A shortage of fresh retail space and growing environmental concern
in Russia present opportunities for innovative food storage and
display unit suppliers, as Italian firm Arneg has shown, reports
Angela Drujinina and Chris Mercer.