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You say tomato...

You say tomato...

Bringing the EU and US together on an internationally recognised
approach to health claims seems to be a long way off, if ever
achievable.

Fonterra selects EDS

Fonterra selects EDS

New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra Co-operative has selected EDS as
the company with which it will continue negotiations over
outsourcing its global IT infrastructure.

Dairy FiE finalists

Dairy FiE finalists

Our run up to the Food Ingredients Europe exhibition in Frankfurt
continues with a look at some of the dairy ingredients nominated by
the jury for the most innovative food ingredient award.

Hercules stands strong

Hercules stands strong

After a heated tug of war with the board, the man who last year
took speciality chemicals company ISP private has abandoned efforts
to gain control of US chemicals and food gums company Hercules.

Filling fat FiE finalist

Filling fat FiE finalist

Our run up to the Food Ingredients Europe exhibition in Frankfurt
continues with a look at a selection of the ingredients nominated
by the jury for the most innovative food ingredient award.

Size matters

Size matters

Consumers tempted by bigger portions for less money might be
getting better value but they are also putting their health at
risk, the World Cancer Research Fund in the UK claimed yesterday.

Liquorice under scrutiny

Liquorice under scrutiny

Chemicals in liquorice, used extensively in confectionery, could
have an effect on testosterone levels, according to a new study
presented at the British Pharmaceutical Conference this week.

Integrated labelling

Integrated labelling

Creo, the Canadian supplier of labelling solutions to the food and
beverage industry, will be demonstrating its Networked Graphic
Production solution at Labelexpo Europe 2003, taking place in
Brussels, Belgium on September 24-27.

Potato power

Potato power

Global potato product supplier Lamb Weston is set to launch a
number of new products at Anuga 2003.

Callebaut closes in

Callebaut closes in

Chocolate giant Barry Callebaut has acquired US-based Brach's
Confections Holding. The takeover gives the firm a significant
presence in the US consumer confectionery market and access to the
world's largest retailers and...