Coating from Waste Plant Material is being used on Avocados in the US

Created by California-based Apeel Sciences, the Apeel coating is made from non-toxic organic compounds known as lipids and glycerolipids, which are derived from the unwanted peels, seeds, and pulp of various types of vegetables and fruit.

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Gulabs Partners with BigBasket;Distribution in Chennai, Bangalore, Mumbai, Pune and Hyderabad

“BigBasket’s strong foothold in these cities and our handcrafted beverages and snacks is a right combination to make this partnership a success”, says Ms. Ruchika Gupta, VP – Sales and Marketing Gulabs.

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Ingredients: Food Additives Making Life Taste Better

By S.S. Kanwar, Keshani and Sakshi Sharma The changing lifestyle of the society has caused a rapid evolution of food supply throughout the world. Nowadays people demand more variety than ever before in food, and the industries have to put various convenient, attractive and affordable foodstuffs on the shelves along

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CavinKare to Launch India’s ‘First’ Ready to Serve Fruit Milkshake

Indian conglomerate CavinKare has introduced the ‘first’ ready to serve fruit milkshake in the country. According to the reports, CavinKare is all set be the first company to foray into this segment. “We are the first to enter the fruit milkshake segment,” CMD CK Ranganathan said. “In the market, flavoured

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Data Logging – Key to Logistics Industry

Perishables move through different stages before reaching their final destination i.e. end user. Throughout this journey, it is important to sustain their freshness. Be it food products such as dairy, fruits, vegetables, frozen food; the cold chain between the manufacturer and the final consumer may under no circumstances be interrupted

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Charoen Pokphand Foods Enters India Forays into Packaged Foods Business

Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company Limited (CP Foods), the leading agro-industrial and food conglomerate in the Asia Pacific region has announced its foray into the food packaging business in India. The firm is all geared up to set a new chicken processing plant at Chittoor in Andhra Pradesh. With an

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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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FSSAI Directs Firms to Ban Potassium Bromate as Food Additive

After the reports of cancer-causing chemicals in bread, the government is all set to ban use of potassium bromate as food additive in next 15 days. “Potassium bromate is one of 11,000 food additives that are allowed in food business. After careful consideration, the Food Safety Standards Authority of India

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Battle of Bottled Water: Bonaqua to Compete against Kinley

With an aim to increase its sale, Coca-Cola is all set to re-launch its global packaged water brand Bonaqua in bottles that are similar to Kinley. While both Bonaqua and Kinley will have different colour of their labels, the same shape, mould and cap are all set to be the

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