Supplier News

Sacmi Beverage Names New General Manager

Alessandro Paini is the new General Manager of Sacmi Beverage, the company Division that, since 2009, has covered all areas concerning the design and manufacture of machines and complete plants for beverage packaging.

WaveGrip Multi-Packing Applicators Now Available in U.S.

Under the agreement, Palmer Canning will produce G1 and G2 variants of the WaveGrip applicator at its facility in Lafayette, Indiana. People interested in seeing the WaveGrip solutions in person can visit Palmer Canning at the Southern Brewers Conference (booth 213), August 23-25 in Nashville, TN or the California Craft Beer Summit (booth 813), September 7-9 in Sacramento, CA.

T. Hasegawa USA Acquires Affinity Flavors

The acquisition is an integral part of T. Hasegawa Co. Ltd.’s strategy to accelerate its growth, by increasing investment in international markets.

Abelei Flavors Adds New Facility Expansion

The project will include a 20,000 +/- SF addition, as well as renovations to the existing building, to accommodate an increase in production capacity for the thriving family-owned business.

Farmer Brothers Releases Annual Sustainability Report

Farmer Bros. Co., a national coffee roaster, wholesaler and distributor of coffee, tea and culinary products, today released its 2016 Sustainability Report, demonstrating significant advances in using sustainable practices throughout its supply chain.

Prinova Acquires Lycored’s U.K. and China-based Premix Manufacturing Locations

Prinova is a global supplier of ingredients, flavors, blending and contract manufacturing solutions for the food, beverage and nutrition industries. Prinova holds strategic stocks in numerous distribution centers around the world to ensure continuity of supply and is the leading global supplier of Vitamin C, B and food grade Amino Acids.

ZoomEssence Settles Trade Secret Lawsuit

Under the settlement, International Flavors & Fragrances, Inc. (IFF) will make a one-time payment of $56,000,000 to ZoomEssence.

Labeltronix Partners With MLB™ Wine Labels

Baseball fans who want to enjoy wine in honor of their favorite pastime can now find bottles with MLB™ team logos on premium labels printed by Labeltronix.

Cascadia Managing Brands to Exhibit at 2017 Summer Fancy Food Show

Cascadia Managing Brands, a leading Brand Management and Consulting firm in the beverage industry, will be exhibiting at the Fancy Food Show June 25-27, 2017 at Booth number 4612. This is the first time Cascadia will have its own booth at the exhibition.

Drinks Technology Offers Spirits Industry Specialized Tech and IT Support

Drinks Technology, a new information technology (IT) services company focusing exclusively on the beverage alcohol industry, has launched to meet the technology needs of suppliers, distributors and the other companies operating in the three tiers of the alcohol beverage industry.