Amul Increases Milk Prices by up to Rs 2 Per Litre

Due to increase in the cost of production and processing milk, India’s top dairy co-operative Amul has announced an up to Rs 2 per litre hike in milk prices in Delhi and Gujarat. While it is anticipated that other milk producers will also follow the suit, Mother Dairy has confirmed

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Yours Food Introduces Malto, a New Range of Energy Biscuits

In order to expand its product portfolio, West Bengal’s leading FMCG firm Yours Food has recently launched a new range of energy biscuits under the brand name Malto. The company manufactures a wide variety of products which include tea, cakes, biscuits and soya chunks. “Yours Malto will be enjoyed for

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Sakthi Group Plans to Invest 180 crore in its Dairy Division

In order to meet the rising demand for milk and milk products in the country, Coimbatore based Sakthi group’s dairy division is expanding operations. Apparently, the firm which is a part of ABT industries plans to invest around Rs 180 crore in the next three years to increase the milk

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‘Green Channel’ & GST to attract investment from UK Companies in Food Supply Sector: Report

The Indian government needs to hasten various policy and regulatory reforms like right compensation for land acquisition, liberalisation of FDI in multi-brand retail, implementation of Good & Service Tax (GST) and ‘Green Channelling’ for agro produce to push India-UK collaborations and investments in Food Supply sector where huge opportunities and

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Processing: All-New Digital Sorting Platform for Vegetables, Fruits and Nuts

Transformational Intelligence Creates New Standards of Performance The US company Key Technology has introduced the all-new VERYX™ digital sorting platform, a suite of belt-fed and chute-fed sorters that offer high performance capabilities and share a common user interface. With unprecedented all-sided surface inspection, multi-sensor Pixel Fusion™ and the highest resolution

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Ingredients: Natural Vanilla Flavour Brands and Broadened Functional Flavour Range

New product offering addresses growing demand for flavours gained from natural sources GMO-free and fully compliant with both U.S. and European natural flavour regulations Solvay Aroma Performance, a pioneer in vanilla flavours since 1884, introduced two new natural flavour brands at the Food Ingredients Europe 2015 show: VanifoliaTM, a range

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Ingredients: Versatile Marinades – Add Passion to Meat and Vegetables

Versatile marinades add passion to meat and vegetables With Frutarom Savoury Solutions’ new marinades portfolio, the BBQ season can’t come soon enough Frutarom Savoury Solutions launches its new marinades portfolio. “Caesar” is inspired by the popular salad dressing of the same name, while “Hickory” is characterized by smoky flavours blended

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Ingredients: Greek Yogurt – The Sky is the Limit

By Dr Saurabh Arora Greek yogurt is so called because it has its origins in Greece. Traditionally made from sheep’s milk, it is actually strained yogurt from which the whey has been removed. As a result, its consistency becomes thicker and creamier, while retaining its distinct sour flavour. It is

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Around the Food World – May 2016

Candy sales are on the fast track, thanks to Hard-Boiled Candies (HBC) such as Mango Bite, Pulse Candy and Alpenliebe that are pushing the INR 6,000-crore sweet candy market to grow at 1.5 times the FMCG industry growth in the country. Despite constituting a third of the total candy market,

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Industry Spotlight – May 2016

Andhra aims for INR 5,020 cr Investments; 50,000 Jobs Addressing a seminar on ‘Opportunities, Challenges – Food Processing Industry’ organised by the AP Chambers of Commerce and Industry Federation (APCCIF), M Girija Shankar, Secretary to Government (Mines & Geology), Industries and Development informed that food processing industry is one of

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