Supplier News

IFF Frutarom Division’s Annatto Color Certified Organic

With consumer demand for fair trade, sustainable and organic products growing fast, Frutarom Natural Solutions Ltd., a division of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., has received organic certification for its natural annatto color.

American Pasteurization Company Adds CFO

Keith Brill has joined American Pasteurization Company (APC) as Chief Financial Officer. Brill, a Certified Public Accountant, has deep experience working with multi-national companies in external audit and corporate finance.

The Alkaline Water Company Expands Packaging Capabilities to Launch New Products

The Alkaline Water Company Inc., a leading producer of premium bottled alkaline drinking water sold under the brand name Alkaline88, announced that it has expanded an existing relationship with a key co-packaging partner based in Nevada. Specifically, Western Group Packaging (WGP) will begin producing the Company’s new flavored Alkaline88 water products.

Ripples Adds New Executive

Ripples, the innovative company behind the Ripple Maker, an ingenious device that can produce any message or image onto foam-topped beverages, today announced the expansion of their North American division with Jeb Barnes joining as head of sales.

H2 Beverages Develops Cold Brew Technology

H2 Beverages, Inc. announced that it has developed breakthrough technology to cold-brew coffee in as little as 15 minutes. Coffee that is cold-brewed utilizing H2Bev’s proprietary technology maintains all of the benefits of coffee that is cold-brewed over longer periods, traditionally anywhere from 8 to 24 hours.

Association of Plastic Recyclers Publishes New Report

A new report published today by the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR), the international trade association representing the plastics recycling industry, finds significant reductions in energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions associated with incorporating recycled plastic resin into the manufacturing of new products.

Phononic Announces Partnership with Pepsi Bottling Ventures

Phononic, a global leader in cooling and heating technology that is transforming industries with innovative solid-state solutions, today announced its partnership with Pepsi Bottling Ventures (PBV), the largest privately-held bottler of Pepsi-Cola products in North America that manufactures, sells and distributes some of the world’s most recognized consumer brands.

American Pasteurization Company Acquires FreshCo Foods

American Pasteurization Company (APC), a national leader in High Pressure Processing (HPP), has acquired FreshCo Foods, a Milwaukee-based, end-to-end co-manufacturer of premium and specialty food products. As part of the acquisition, FreshCo has been renamed APC Manufacturing.

LANXESS Introduces Nagardo Natural Preservative

The specialty chemicals company LANXESS, whose Velcorin cold sterilization agent is among the leading technologies in beverage stabilization, is expanding its portfolio to include an innovative natural preservative. This meets the high demand for natural products from drink manufacturers, and from consumers in particular.

Archer Daniels Midland Acquires Florida Chemical Company

Archer Daniels Midland Company announced today that it had reached an agreement to acquire Florida Chemical Company (FCC), a division of Flotek Industries specializing in citrus-based flavors and fragrances, and one of the world’s largest providers of citrus oils and ingredients.

JBT Corporation Announces System for Cold-Extracted Juices

JBT Corporation, has announced the launch of an innovative new system for cold-extracted fruit and vegetable juices, which is designed to overcome complications with traditional bag presses. Capable of processing everything from whole watermelons to carrots, beets and berries, the READYGo FVP offers continuous, hygienic juice extraction at up to five tons per hour of raw product.