Nestlé Wagner selects Getac's computing solutions to digitize production
Nestlé Wagner has selected its Getac A140 fully rugged tablet to digitize workflows and streamline productivity at its headquarters in Nonnweiler, Germany.
General Mills unveils high-protein, low sugar yogurt
General Mills is set to launch YQ by Yoplait, a new high-protein and less-sweetened yogurt range made with ultra-filtered milk, later this month in the US.
William Jackson Food acquires UK ingredients supplier Wellocks
British food manufacturer William Jackson Food Group has acquired UK-based food ingredient supplier Wellocks for an undisclosed price.
Conagra adds two plant-based, non-dairy varieties to Reddi-wip topping range
Conagra Brands has expanded its Reddi-wip topping range with the addition of two plant-based, non-dairy flavors.
Olymel acquires Pinty's Delicious Foods
Canadian pork and poultry producer Olymel has acquired Pinty's Delicious Foods, an Ontario poultry slaughtering and processing company, for an undisclosed price.
Kellogg’s recalls honey smacks cereal over salmonella risk
Kellogg has issued a voluntary recall of 15.3 oz. and 23 oz. packages of Honey Smacks cereal in the US and other countries owing to potential presence of Salmonella, which has reported to have caused illness in at least 73 people.
EC releases common testing methodology to compare food products quality
The European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) has created a common methodology to enable national consumer authorities to conduct tests comparing the composition and characteristics of food products sold with similar packaging across the European Union (EU).
Bimbo Bakeries USA launches organic bread line
Bimbo Bakeries USA has introduced a new organic line of bread under the Arnold, Brownberry and Oroweat brands.
CVC Capital acquires Malaysian snack firm Munchy Food
CVC Capital Partners, a Luxembourg-based private equity firm, has acquired Malaysian snack producer Munchy Food Industries (MFI) from Double-V Series and TAP Crunch for an undisclosed price.
DSM unveils benzoate-free Accelerzyme cheese ripening enzyme
Dutch science-based company Royal DSM has developed a benzoate-free version of Accelerzyme CPG, its enzyme product for accelerated cheese ripening.
Lakeside Foods to acquire vegetable innovation company Good Eats Food
Lakeside Foods, a US frozen and canned foods manufacturer, has agreed to acquire Good Eats Food, an Arkansas-based vegetable innovation company, for an undisclosed price.
Deli Brands opens new facility for deli meat slicing and logistics
Deli Brands of America (DBA) has opened a new deli meat slicing and logistics facility at Baltimore County in the US state of Maryland.
Orkla to build new biscuits factory near Riga, Latvia
Norwegian conglomerate Orkla has revealed its plans to build a new biscuits factory outside Riga, Latvia, in a move to consolidate its biscuit operations.
Extra Virgin Foods launches new Greek Yogurt product in US
Extra Virgin Foods, a manufacturer and importer of Greek foods, has launched a new Greek Yogurt product in the US, branded as Olympiana Tsantila Imported Greek Yogurt.
Caito Foods recalls fresh cut melon products after Salmonella scare
Caito Foods is recalling its fresh cut melon products from various retail stores in the US after they were found to be linked to a Salmonella outbreak across multiple states as per the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Bare Snacks introduces new line of crunchy veggie chips
Bare Snacks, the manufacturer of Snacks Gone Simple, has launched its new line of crunchy veggie chips: bare Beet Chips, Carrot Chips and Sweet Potato Chips.
Kellogg's adds banana flavor to Raisin Bran cereals range
Kellogg’s has extended the product portfolio of its Raisin Bran cereal brand with the launch of a new breakfast cereal featuring real banana slices.
NuGo Nutrition launches gluten-free, paleo egg white protein bars
US-based NuGo Nutrition has launched a new range of paleo egg white protein bars, packed with real fruits, nuts, and three Non-GMO egg whites.
SweeTARTS launches new Gummies offerings
Candy brand SweeTARTS has launched a newest product offering, SweeTARTS Gummies, which are available at retailers across the US.
ABP Food to invest £17m in Scottish meat processing facility
Irish meat processing company ABP Food Group will invest £17m to carry out a planned redevelopment of its meat processing plant in Perth, Scotland.
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