Antioxidant/antimicrobial agents such as essential oils from edible and medicinal plants, herbs and spices are used in vaccumpackages. They possess antioxidant and antimicrobial functions and could serve as a source for active agents against food spoilage and deterioration
The food industry today has become highly diversified, with manufacturing ranging from small, traditional, family run activities that are highly labour intensive, to large, capital-intensive and highly mechanized industrial processes.
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Due to content of water, lipids, proteins, milk tend to get spoiled within few days and to increase the shelf life there are various methods are including, freezing, flash pasteurization, Aseptic packaging etc.
A “portion size” is the actual food that is placed on your plate, reflecting your own choice or the choice of the restaurant or food producer. We tend to buy bigger packages or order bigger portions because we believe we’re getting better value.
RTE & RTC food can be widely defined as “tertiary processed foods which have been prepared commercially for ease of consumption”. These also help chefs of the Hospitality sector to save time in the kitchen.
Food fraud is one of the major challenges in the fast growing food industry. This is one of the risks gaining attention from industry, governments, and standards-setting organizations is fraud conducted for economic gain by food producers, manufacturers, processors, distributors, or retailers.
When it comes to products for quick and on-the-go snacking, the right packaging makes a difference. The French snack giant Vico relies on rigid paper containers from Sonoco Europe for the introduction of the ring-shaped, three-dimensional Hula Hoops snack to the French market.
The application and reliance on plastic in packaging is ubiquitous and used on a large scale in industries like food and beverage industry, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, consumer based products.
Potato chip bags & pizza boxes are often not recyclable. The packaging industry faces challenges from the ever-growing demands of consumers, ranging from longer shelf life for packaged food & beverages to ease of handling, safety and health as well as higher demand for environment-friendly materials