Manufacturers

TOMRA Food to showcase food sorting capabilities at Pack Expo

TOMRA Food

TOMRA Food will be demonstrating its newest sorting features live at Pack Expo 2019 for a number of selected industries, including: vegetables, potatoes and confectionery. The candy & vitamin-enhanced confectionery industry TOMRA Food will also be promoting its state-of-the-art sorting solutions for a variety of confectionery applications. Their Genius optical belt sorter uses advanced high-resolution…

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Whitakers deliver quality and deliciousness in their newest chocolate products

Whitakers

Whitakers Chocolates has evolved over 130 years and five generations from a small team manufacturing chocolate by hand in the back of a shop, to a 150 strong workforce producing millions of chocolates every day in a state-of-the-art production facility. The company take pride in manufacturing the most delicious chocolates, whether it be for their…

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Palsgaard showcases powdered whipping-active cake emulsifiers at IBIE

Palsgaard

Palsgaard will highlight the benefits of its powdered whipping-active cake emulsifiers at the International Baking Industry Expo (IBIE). Many US cake premix manufacturers currently use shortening as a carrier for emulsifiers, while cake gels are a common choice in long-shelf-life cakes. Exhibiting at IBIE, Palsgaard will demonstrate why its range of powdered whipping-active cake emulsifiers are…

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Gelita claims major breakthrough with agar-agar ingredients application

Gelita

Ingredients and solutions business Gelita has expanded its gelling agent portfolio by presenting what it believes is a world-first in creating agar-agar sheets. As the company explained, conventionally, plant-based agar-agar has only been available in powder form often as a mixture with other gelling agents, which has now been addressed. Now, using a new manufacturing…

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Uncle Joe’s Mint Balls wins first major US deal

Uncle Joe’s Mint Balls

Uncle Joe’s Mint Balls has secured its first major order for the US to supply US$64,000 of sweets to Cost Plus World Market, which has 257 speciality/import retail outlets across America. The company won the deal to supply tins of Wildberry Gin, Rhubarb & Ginger Gin, Apple Cider and Dark Rum flavoured sweets with the…

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Schubert remains a reliable partner with tailor-made solutions

Gerhard Schubert

As one of the leading packaging machine manufacturers worldwide, Gerhard Schubert GmbH from Crailsheim will of course be amongst the exhibitors at the upcoming FachPack trade fair in Nuremberg. In Hall 1, Stand 219, the experts from Schubert will be presenting their answers to development trends and current questions in the packaging industry from 24…

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Rousselot develops sugar-free confectionery

Rousselot

The leading global producer of gelatin and collagen peptides, Rousselot, has reportedly developed a successful new application concept to produce sugar-free confectionery. Its ‘SiMOGel’ allows confectionery manufacturers to ‘create clean label,’ great tasting fortified confectionery’ with gelatin’s unique elastic and short texture in the hygienic conditions of a starchless environment. The latest innovation by Rousselot…

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Haribo to create 50 UK jobs as turnover passes £180m

Haribo

The UK arm of sweet manufacturing giant Haribo is set to increase production at its West Yorkshire facility, creating 50 jobs. The company has reported an increase in turnover to more than £180m in its latest financial results. Based in Pontefract, Dunhills (Pontefract) makes, distributes and sells products under the Haribo and Maoam brands. The…

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Nestlé wraps Yes! snack bars in recyclable paper

Nestlé

Nestlé is taking a ground-breaking step in its commitment to the environment with the launch of its Yes! snack bars in a new recyclable paper wrapper. The company claims this is the first time a confectionery bar has been packaged in paper using a high-speed flow wrap technology. This launch, Nestlé officials proclaimed, has unlocked…

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