• Synergies between yellow mustard & other gums explained

    Considerable research has been done on the synergies between yellow mustard gums

  • Ingredient innovation that makes you sit up and take notice

    Bunge Loders Croklaan is a global pioneer in specialty and nutritional fats. The company is active in tracking changing consumer and product trends and aims to provide new solutions to adapt to these innovations.

  • Meat substitutes using twin-screw extrusion

    Texturising plant proteins to make meat substitutes using twin-screw extrusion has advanced rapidly in recent years and enabled food manufacturers to capitalise on the surge of interest in plant-based eating.

    22 Jan 2021
    Spier lights up the night

    The third edition of Spier Light Art, hosted at Spier Wine Farm from 26 February to 28 March 2021, is…

    Spier lights up the night

    The third edition of Spier Light Art, hosted at Spier Wine Farm from 26 February to 28 March 2021, is a night-time adventure for the whole family to enjoy. A remarkable array of interactive artworks that use light, sound and video will be scattered across the historic Stellenbosch estate, illuminating…

    22 Jan 2021
    First commercially available recycled direct thermal paper labels launched

    Avery Dennison has introduced rDT, the first commercially available direct thermal paper labels to contain recycled post-consumer waste. Direct thermal…

    First commercially available recycled direct thermal paper labels launched

    Avery Dennison has introduced rDT, the first commercially available direct thermal paper labels to contain recycled post-consumer waste. Direct thermal (DT) paper is a popular material due to its ease of use, high print speed, high image resolution, and wide range of compatible printers. Avery Dennison’s new rDT is the…

    22 Jan 2021
    Supporting local dairy is critical for economic recovery in SA

    The COVID-19 pandemic has taught us the value of local industry and supporting local dairy will be one of the…

    Supporting local dairy is critical for economic recovery in SA

    The COVID-19 pandemic has taught us the value of local industry and supporting local dairy will be one of the factors that will help the SA economy recover post-pandemic. The South African dairy industry is a part of the country’s agriculture sector we can truly be proud of – employing…

    21 Jan 2021
    Malaysia grants Radical Waters a beverage patent for ECA

    Malaysia has granted Radical Waters International a beverage patent for its pioneering Electrochemically Activated Water (ECA) application for use as…

    Malaysia grants Radical Waters a beverage patent for ECA

    Malaysia has granted Radical Waters International a beverage patent for its pioneering Electrochemically Activated Water (ECA) application for use as a substitute to traditional CIP chemicals for the global beverage industry. Radical Waters was first granted an innovative beverage patent in the USA for Cleaning in Place (CIP) in bottling…

    15 Jan 2021
    How to use factory automation to plan for the ‘New Normal’ in food manufacturing

    Food and beverage companies can now set a course for a post- pandemic world using automation to boost competitiveness and…

    How to use factory automation to plan for the ‘New Normal’ in food manufacturing

    Food and beverage companies can now set a course for a post- pandemic world using automation to boost competitiveness and productivity. Manufacturers should focus their resources on four market driven perspectives: workforce, product quality, flexibility and sustainability.  Opportunities and possibilities with automation The current crisis the world is facing offers…

    14 Jan 2021
    Prove you’re the big cheese by entering the 2021 South African Dairy Championships

    All dairy producers are invited to enter the 2021 South African Dairy Championships, the biggest, oldest and most prestigious dairy…

    Prove you’re the big cheese by entering the 2021 South African Dairy Championships

    All dairy producers are invited to enter the 2021 South African Dairy Championships, the biggest, oldest and most prestigious dairy event in the country. The championships, hosted by Agri-Expo since 1834, annually attracts around 900 entries from large, medium and small manufacturers. These dairy products compete for the esteemed titles…

    14 Jan 2021
    Danfoss ushers in the digital sensor age

    With the adoption of an ever-growing digital world, Danfoss Industrial Automation has repositioned itself as Danfoss Sensing Solutions, representing the…

    Danfoss ushers in the digital sensor age

    With the adoption of an ever-growing digital world, Danfoss Industrial Automation has repositioned itself as Danfoss Sensing Solutions, representing the union of application-driven sensor technologies and unparalleled commitment to helping customers navigate their journey into the digital frontier. Danfoss has engineered solutions that allow the world to use resources in…

    13 Jan 2021
    Township businesses thrive with reliable logistics and supply chain management

    The informal retail sector is a vital part of the economy of township communities throughout South Africa. From spaza shops,…

    Township businesses thrive with reliable logistics and supply chain management

    The informal retail sector is a vital part of the economy of township communities throughout South Africa. From spaza shops, fast food sellers on the roadsides to sell-all kiosks providing essential goods and services, these businesses are here to stay and are integral to the lives of township dwellers, largely…

    13 Jan 2021
    New GEA PowerPak PLUS includes a more sustainable packaging option

    GEA has added a new dimension of versatility to the PowerPak PLUS by making it possible to use a more…

    New GEA PowerPak PLUS includes a more sustainable packaging option

    GEA has added a new dimension of versatility to the PowerPak PLUS by making it possible to use a more sustainable paper-based packaging alternative with this technology. The GEA PowerPak PLUS thermoforming packaging machine lends itself to a range of different packaging solutions, including handling protection, vacuum, MAP and shrink…

    18 Dec 2020
    National acclaim for female-owned recycling initiative

    Mpumalanga recycling project, Bophelo Recycling, has received acclaim for improving the lives and livelihoods of Ermelo community members while making…

    National acclaim for female-owned recycling initiative

    Mpumalanga recycling project, Bophelo Recycling, has received acclaim for improving the lives and livelihoods of Ermelo community members while making a positive difference to the environment. When Johanna Leshabane launched Bophelo Recycling in 2007 after being retrenched, little did she know that her dream of fighting unemployment in her community…

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    07 Feb 2020
    Deli meat producer creates SA’s first plant-based sandwich slices

    Feinschmecker Deli Meats, who have built up a formidable reputation as the market leader in speciality deli meats in South…

    Deli meat producer creates SA’s first plant-based sandwich slices

    Feinschmecker Deli Meats, who have built up a formidable reputation as the market leader in speciality deli meats in South Africa, has launched a range of plant-based sandwich slices under the brand name Gudness. It is the first range of its kind produced in SA.

    18 Mar 2020
    Limpopo residents become eco-warriors

    Residents in northern Limpopo are becoming eco-warriors thanks to a new campaign which aims to see environmental waste reduced and…

    Limpopo residents become eco-warriors

    Residents in northern Limpopo are becoming eco-warriors thanks to a new campaign which aims to see environmental waste reduced and much-needed jobs created.

    31 Mar 2020
    Sleep friendly food and beverages are the next big trend with millennials

    GlobalData predicts that sleep-friendly ingredients in food and drinks are the next big trend as it aligns with consumers’ desire…

    Sleep friendly food and beverages are the next big trend with millennials

    GlobalData predicts that sleep-friendly ingredients in food and drinks are the next big trend as it aligns with consumers’ desire for a good night’s rest through natural methods.

    18 Mar 2020
    Avocado growers celebrate the ancient history of avos this season

    According to the THP 2020 Flavour & Trend Forecast*, Michelin star restaurants around the world will be increasingly seeking out…

    Avocado growers celebrate the ancient history of avos this season

    According to the THP 2020 Flavour & Trend Forecast*, Michelin star restaurants around the world will be increasingly seeking out traditional ingredients from some of the oldest civilizations this year, particularly Central and South America.


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