Supplier News

Indigo Names Dr. Jonathan McIntyre as Head of R&D

Indigo Ag, Inc., a company dedicated to harnessing nature to help farmers sustainably feed the planet, announces today the appointment of Dr. Jonathan McIntyre as Indigo’s Head of Research and Development. Dr. McIntyre will lead the company’s efforts to discover, launch, and accelerate the adoption of sustainable technologies in agriculture.

PaperWorks Announces New President and CEO

PaperWorks Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of paperboard and specialized folding cartons, announced that C. Anderson “Andy” Bolton has joined the company as president and chief executive officer.

Universal Pasteurization and Universal Cold Storage Company Becomes Universal Pure

The nation’s largest provider of high pressure processing (HPP) and cold storage services formerly known as Universal Pasteurization and Universal Cold Storage announces it has changed to a new name, Universal Pure, to reflect its long-term commitment to advancing the safety and quality of foods and beverages.

Interpack, Ipack-Ima, and UCIMA Sign Strategic Alliance

Under the terms of the agreements, interpack and Ipack-Ima will reciprocally support their packaging trade fairs held in Düsseldorf, Germany and Milan, Italy while UCIMA will provide support for the international events of Messe Düsseldorf organized as part of the interpack alliance.

Ingredion Announces 133 Ingredients Receive Non-GMO Project Verification

Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, today announced 17 additions to its broad list of approved Non-GMO Project Verified ingredient solutions. The additions bring Ingredion’s total number of Non-GMO Project Verified ingredients to 133.

Tetra Pak Invests in State-of-the-Art Technology in Denton Factory

The plant’s expanded capabilities are made possible through a sizable €30-million investment in factory upgrades, including a new state-of-the-art laminator, that will ensure the facility is well positioned to meet the evolving needs of the U.S. and Canadian markets with a wider range of packaging formats.

Ganeden Announces New Science on Immune Health Ingredient Staimune

Immunity is a top health concern for consumers, and in response to that demand international ingredient supplier, Ganeden, recently developed a new immune-health solution called Staimune. Now, the company is announcing additional studies confirming the immune benefits of the novel ingredient—which is gaining interest for formulation in a variety of food and beverage categories.

Report: Rigid Packaging Market Revenue Will Reach $786B by 2024

In 2016, the plastic material segment generated the highest revenue share in the global rigid packaging market. Among major regions, Asia-Pacific rigid packaging market was the highest revenue generating market valued at $203 billion in 2016.

Glanbia Nutritionals Launches Heat Stable and Soluble Hydrolyzed Whey Protein

Glanbia Nutritionals, a global leader in nutritional solutions and value-added protein systems for the food, beverage and supplement industries, is pleased to announce the launch of ProTherma™ hydrolyzed whey protein for the hot ready-to-mix powdered beverage and food markets.

Bevinco Rolls Out Mobile App That Streamlines Inventory Management

Sculpture Hospitality has created an innovative mobile app that will fix the problem while reducing inventory time by more than half. Bevinco Mobile provides restaurant operators with an inventory solution that delivers fast, accurate reporting anytime, anywhere with in-the-field support to turn losses into profit.

Solvay Features Off-Note Masking Capabilities for High-Protein Applications at SupplySide West 2017

Solvay Aroma Performance, a leading global supplier of vanillin and ethyl-vanillin, will showcase its extensive expertise and portfolio of vanillin-based functional solutions at SSW 2017. With a focus on protein off-note masking, Solvay experts will demonstrate how its vanillin-based food solutions can enable customers to overcome challenges associated with off-flavors and mouthfeel in high-protein applications.

PureCircle Launches New Tool to Help Customers Formulate With Stevia for Optimum Taste

PureCircle, the world's leading producer and innovator of great-tasting stevia sweeteners for the global beverage and food industry, announces the launch of its new Sigma-XceleratorSM tool. It enables PureCircle to provide custom stevia ingredient combinations which maximize product taste alongside other customer requirements, such as sugar reduction, speed to market, cost and solubility.