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Tanis Confectionery: Let’s make candy smarter with our OTC 400s

Tanis Confectionery: Let’s make candy smarter with our OTC 400s

Whether you’re an existing producer or are thinking about kickstarting your own small-scale production, OTC Candy from Tanis Confectionery provides you with the right equipment and expertise to step into the game. Nutraceutical candy, and vitamin gummies specifically, have gained a lot of popularity in recent years. The recipe is critical to a great product.…

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Baker Perkins develops its remote technology

Baker Perkins develops its remote technology

Baker Perkins has developed the capability to remotely commission and start-up new unit machines throughout the world. Engineers and process technologists in the UK work with the customer’s engineers using video links and software access to provide step-by-step guidance through the process. Most unit machines can be remotely commissioned with system access allowing Baker Perkins’…

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Starch-free depositing for specialised medical confectionery

Starch-free depositing for specialised medical confectionery

Functional and medicinal confectionery has opened up new opportunities and challenges in the production process, and Baker Perkins explores how starch-free depositing can provide a seamless method.   Baker Perkins supplies complete cooking, starch-free depositing and cooling lines for the full range of hard and soft sugar confectionery – hard candy and lollipops, jellies and…

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Rinsch celebrates 15 years of the Mobile Mass Container

Rinsch celebrates 15 years of the Mobile Mass Container

International Confectionery talks with Peter Rinsch, Owner of Rinsch GmbH, where we look back on the inception of the business and how one newcomer reinvented the chocolate production process.   Could you tell us about the background of Rinsch and its mission statement? In my 20s I had rented a shed on a farm and…

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Ruth Metzler-Arnold resigns from the Board of Directors of the Bühler Group

Ruth Metzler-Arnold resigns from the Board of Directors of the Bühler Group

At the annual general shareholders’ meeting of Bühler Holding AG, Ruth Metzler-Arnold resigned as a Member of the Board of Directors and Chairwoman of the Audit Committee. She will be succeeded as Chairperson of the Audit Committee by Rainer E. Schulz, Member of the Board of Directors. “We would like to thank Ruth Metzler-Arnold for…

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HERZA Schokolade releases organic range with coconut flower sugar

HERZA Schokolade releases organic range with coconut flower sugar

When foods need to be “free from,” sugar is often the focus. More and more, consumers are choosing products that don’t contain household sugar, be they fitness foods like muesli or treats like ice cream, desserts, snacks or baked goods. People want alternative sweeteners, ideally from natural sources, like coconut flower sugar. Also known as…

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Mondelēz plans to invest £15m into Bournville site

Mondelēz plans to invest £15m into Bournville site

Mondelēz International, makers of the nation’s favourite treats including Cadbury Dairy Milk, BelVita, Maynard’s Bassetts and OREO has announced plans to invest £15 million into its Bournville site, the heart and home of Cadbury. The investment will include £11 million to create a new, line of the future for Cadbury Dairy Milk tablets as the…

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Plant-Ex Ingredients Ltd continues expansion

Plant-Ex Ingredients Ltd continues expansion

UK headquartered food ingredient manufacturer Plant-Ex Ingredients have continued their expansion with the commitment to a further 18,000 sq. ft. building at their main site, Access 18 in Avonmouth, Bristol opening in March 2021. The building will house a Technical Support facility combining four NPD laboratories for the key divisions in the organisation; Natural Colours,…

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Twenty Degrees launch brings specialty cacao to craft chocolate makers

Twenty Degrees launch brings specialty cacao to craft chocolate makers

Today marks the launch of Twenty Degrees, a new specialty cacao business sourcing premium quality cacao beans from around the world. The new venture is backed by Olam Cocoa, one of the world’s leading suppliers of cocoa beans and cocoa ingredients. The premium chocolate market has seen significant growth in recent years as consumers become…

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Mars UK removes one million miles with new logistics operation

Mars UK has today announced a multi-year partnership with logistics leader DHL. The landmark project will see the construction of two state of the art warehousing facilities and the creation of a world class logistics operation.

Mars UK has today announced a multi-year partnership with logistics leader DHL. The landmark project will see the construction of two state of the art warehousing facilities and the creation of a world class logistics operation. The new sites, based in the Midlands and East London, represent an investment of £350m and have been designed with sustainability…

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