H.B. Fuller (NYSE: FUL) has officially opened its new Pune, India, business office and a new R&D centre in its Shirwal, India manufacturing facility. The facilities were inaugurated by Jim Owens, president and chief executive officer, on 18 and 19 March, 2017, thus, marking the conclusion of its first phase of investment of USD 20 million in India.
The research collaboration will focus on accelerating the development of an appropriate technology for the plastic industry to effectively process special effect pigments. While STEER will use process know-how, technology platform and knowledge of materials transformation, Merck brings to the table its understanding of pigments and their behaviours and core research work in plastics.
Mr. Muthar Basha, a veteran with over 25 years of Sales and Customer Marketing experience from world class organisations like Hindustan Unilever & Britannia, operating in a high competitive FMCG space joined Prabhat Dairy Limited, as Business Head – Consumer.
Ray cooking spray with its unique dispensing mechanism, enables consumers to use the optimum amount of oil in their cooking. This results in reduced consumption of oil/ghee by approximately 80 percent as tested and certified by laboratories.
BENEO Asia Pacific Managing Director Christian Philippsen takes a look ahead and brings us through what we can expect of Asia’s food industry in 2017, highlighting the major trends shaping the region’s food sector.
Several major German brands will be represented at the International PackTech India and FoodPex India, at the Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre in Mumbai from December 15-17, 2016.
Seafood consumers throughout the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are increasingly turning to sustainable sources as the need to conserve stocks internationally begins to hit home.
Recent developments in the beverage industry have encouraged manufacturers to find innovative ways to help drive sales. It is forecasted that global beverage sales will grow by 3.9 percent in 2016 compared to 2015.
De Nora, a multinational leader in sustainable technologies, announced that it will join Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) for the first time since its acquisitions, as the business sets in motion growth plans for Singapore and Asia.
The demand for vacuum skin packs has remained at a consistently high level for many years. There is no surprise as this pack format reliably protects products and allows them to be presented attractively at the point of sale. Manufacturing these packs requires a special machine that places the upper web around the packaged goods like a second skin, without any tension, ensuring the retention of the products natural appearance.