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Fuel10K adds ambient quark with fruit to breakfast range

Protein enriched breakfast brand Fuel10K has launched an ambient addition to the breakfast category that combines quark with fruit.
The new Quark with Fruit squeezy pouches deliver yogurt-style, high-protein meals in handy resealable packs that are low in fat and free from added refined sugar, the Fresh Marketing-owned brand said.
The new product will launch in supermarket […]

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Oregon to launch limited-edition brewing purées

Oregon Fruit Products has announced a timetable of limited-edition releases for its Fruit for Brewing range of fruit purées, specifically designed to be used by breweries in the beer making process.
For the rest of the year, and into next year, the company will launch four new fruit purées – starting with Mango this month. In […]

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Research: Hygiene of wood in contact with fruits, fish and cheese

Two recent research studies in France and Spain demonstrate the superior antimicrobial properties of wood species such as pine and poplar, when compared to smooth synthetic materials, including plastics.
In November, the 66th FEFPEB Congress in Cork (Ireland) and the 29th Congress of the European Federation of Science and Food Technology (EFFoST) in Athens (Greece) presented […]

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Hain acquires Orchard House

    Hain acquires Orchard House

Hain Celestial has acquired Orchard House Foods, a prepared fruit, juices, fruit desserts and ingredients company with facilities in Corby and Gateshead in the United Kingdom. Orchard House supplies retailers, on-the-go food outlets, food service providers and manufacturers in the United Kingdom.
“We are excited about the acquisition of Orchard House, which expands our presence in […]

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The Greenery UK Acquires John Baarda

    The Greenery UK Acquires John Baarda

The Greenery UK, one of the leading suppliers of fruit, vegetables and mushrooms to supermarkets and wholesalers across Britain, has acquired John Baarda, the second largest tomato producer in the UK. The move follows several years of poor financial performance and operational challenges at John Baarda. The Greenery UK is part of The Netherlands-based business […]

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Scottish Food and Drink Exports Set New Records

    Scottish Food and Drink Exports Set New Records

Having reached record levels last year, export sales of Scottish food and drink products have broken the £2 billion mark for the first time in the first six months of 2011. Figures for the first half of 2011 show food and drink exports now stand at £2.4 billion – up 21% on the same period […]

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£13.7 Billion Wasted on Dumped Food and Drink in Britain

    £13.7 Billion Wasted on Dumped Food and Drink in Britain

The cost of buying and throwing away good food and drink reached £13.7 billion last year, reveals new analysis by the Local Government Association, the voice for local authorities in England and Wales. The analysis, which combined the purchasing price of food which was not eaten with the cost to council tax-payers of sending it […]

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Taste is More Important Than Price When Shopping For Fruit

    Taste is More Important Than Price When Shopping For Fruit

New research shows that flavour and taste remain the most important factors to British shoppers when buying fruit, and the majority consider fruit quality as a key consideration when they decide where they shop.
The quantitative survey was conducted as part of South Africa’s Beautiful Country Beautiful Fruit promotional campaign to develop qualitative research carried out […]

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Produce World to Launch Green Giant Fresh in the UK

    Produce World to Launch Green Giant Fresh in the UK

Fresh produce company Produce World is launching the Green Giant Fresh product line in the UK. The canned range of Green Giant sweet corn and speciality vegetables has been available in the UK since 1960.
In North America, selected growers have been offering retailers premium Green Giant Fresh fruit and vegetables for over 15 years and […]

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Premier Foods to Sell Canned Grocery Operation to Princes For £182m

    Premier Foods to Sell Canned Grocery Operation to Princes For £182m

Premier Foods has agreed to sell its East Anglian canned grocery operations to Princes for £182m. The sale is in line with Premier’s strategy of reducing debt and follows the proposed disposal of its meat-free business.
The canned operations are part of the Premier’s grocery division and have two manufacturing sites in the UK at Long […]

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Food Processing in India Requires $30 Billion Investment

India will need approximately over $30b worth of investment to completely restructure its processing-food industry to substantially lift up the share of its processed food trade, which currently stands at 2.2% in the case of fruit and vegetables, 26% for fisheries, 6% in poultry, 20% in buffalo meat and 35% milk by 2015, according to […]

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Ardo UK Consolidates With £16 Million Development

Ardo UK is now prepared to meet the growing consumer demand for frozen foods while also improving cost competitiveness after consolidating its two UK operations into a single site at Charing in Kent, following investment of £16 million.
Well known for its Ardo and Shearway brands, Ardo UK specialises in producing and packaging frozen fruit and […]

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