Articles Tagged with ''food and beverage manufacturers''

Indonesian ready-to-eat food market set to increase

July 29, 2014

With economic growth, an increasing working class population and lifestyle changes, the Indonesian ready-to-eat food market is projected to rapidly expand throughout the next five years, according to a report from TechSci Research.

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Pinnacle terminates merger with Hillshire Brands

July 1, 2014

After the June announcement that Tyson Foods will acquire Hillshire Brands, New Jersey-based Pinnacle Foods said Tuesday it is exercising its right to terminate the agreement it made to merge with Hillshire.

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Health professionals push for reduction of sodium in diets

June 24, 2014

Citing a need to lower blood pressure and prevent death from heart disease, health officials and government representatives are gearing up to reduce the high levels of sodium in US consumers’ diets.

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Pilgrim’s Pride increases offer to Hillshire Brands

June 3, 2014

Poultry producer Pilgrim’s Pride confirmed Tuesday it countered the offer by Tyson Foods Inc. in the fight over the acquisition of Hillshire brands, increasing its original proposal by $1.3 billion.

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Food companies respond to consumer groups advocating removal of HFCS

May 28, 2014

A growing number of food and beverage manufacturers are listening to consumers who support the removal of high fructose corn syrup by changing recipes to remove the sweetener.

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Snyder’s-Lance to sell private brands to Shearer’s Foods LLC, acquire Baptista's Bakery Inc

Snacking company Snyder’s-Lance announced $430 million deal in order to focus attention on growing branded products
May 13, 2014
Snacking company Snyder’s-Lance announced the sale of Private Brands to Shearer’s Foods, LLC last week for $430 million in order to focus attention on growing branded products.

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GMA blasts “Fed Up” movie for cherry-picked facts, inaccuracy

May 7, 2014
The Grocery Manufacturers Association is taking aim at a new documentary that highlights the food industry criticizing the film for its one-sided approach.

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JBT Corporation

JBT Corporation awarded Mexican fruit juice processing project

JBT Corporation will supply and integrate turn-key solution
December 3, 2012
JBT Corporation will supply and integrate turn-key solution at the new Mexican plant.
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High Liner Foods Finishes Icelandic USA Integration

Integration has been completed ahead of schedule
November 26, 2012
The frozen seafood supplier has completed customer service, order fulfillment consolidation
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Hostess Brands

Hostess, Unions Fail to Reach Agreement

The company will continue to seek permission to wind down operations.
November 21, 2012
The company will continue to seek permission to wind down operations.
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Plant of the Year 2014

Blue Diamond Growers was chosen as Food Engineering's 2014 Plant of the Year. The Sacramento-based company is the world’s largest producer of almonds and almond ingredients.


Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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Tyson Foods made headlines announcing the company intends to acquire Hillshire Brands in a deal valued at $8.55 billion. Do you think the acquisition will be beneficial for meat and poultry processors?
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The July 2014 issue of Food Engineering features the 12th Annual Replacement Parts Survey. Also covered: OEE improvement steps and increased filtration cycle.

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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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