13-May-2013 - Globalmeatnews.com spoke to IFFA 2013 director of brand management, Ina Stoltze, about this year's show and what it said about the health of the global meat industry, as well as plans for IFFA 2016.
13-May-2013 - A global player in the packaging sector said it was bucking the general trend and reporting solid growth and was now expanding operations out of its traditional heartland, its leaders informed visitors to the IFFA trade fair in Frankfurt.
09-May-2013 - Provisur has acquired the assets of German technology company MultiTec GmbH & Co. KG, expanding its global technology, sales, service and manufacturing base.
08-May-2013 - Scandinavian food technology company MicVac announced a new venture in Asia at the international trade fair at IFFA in Frankfurt last weekend.
07-May-2013 - German exports of food processing machinery grew last year, according to figures from the German Food Processing and Packaging Machinery Association (VDMA).
25-Apr-2013 - US meat processing giant Cargill is investing US$5.5m in new technology for its Hazleten meat packaging plant to improve efficiency and product quality.
22-Jan-2013 - Burger giant McDonald’s has relaunched its packaging, incorporating QR codes which will give customers access to nutritional information via their mobile phones.
15-Oct-2012 - A UK food packaging company has opened a new facility in Turkey in a bid to strengthen its global operations.
21-Sep-2012 - Meat packaging company Atlantis-Pak, which has branches in Russia, the US and the Ukraine, has appointed Igor Perepletchikov as its director general.
10-Aug-2012 - The global aseptic packaging industry has a predicted growth of 24% in the next five years, according to researchers.
08-Aug-2012 - The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has adopted three scientific opinions on the safety of processes to recycle polyethylene terephthalate (PET) for use in food contact materials.
31-Jul-2012 - Weighing and packaging machinery supplier Ishida has announced a new appointment to head up the company’s German operations.
12-Jul-2012 - A global packaging company is building a new facility in São Paulo, Brazil to reduce lead times and expand services for customers in South America.
03-Jul-2012 - A global supplier of sustainable resins to the food packaging industries has announced its halal certification.
02-Jul-2012 - A new state-of-the art warehouse, which has space for 3.25bn labels, has been opened by the Bizerba label factory in Bochum
25-Jun-2012 - The international food packaging company Faerch Plast (FP) opened a new factory in County Durham, England, last week to add to its portfolio of factories in Denmark and the Czech Republic.
14-May-2012 - A US meat supplier has upped its commitment to the environment with the introduction of a new range of green packaging for its products.
14-May-2012 - A low-cost alternative to near infrared (NIR) analysis systems was on display at the AMI Expo in Dallas recently.
11-May-2012 - Innovative new packaging concepts were on display on the Sealed Air Cryovac stand at the AMI Expo in Dallas last week.
30-Apr-2012 - Equipment supplier Provisur Technologies has launched its AM2C separating and deboning machine, featuring low-rotation speed, low-rise temperature and low-maintenance cost.
18-Apr-2012 - Christian Herten has been appointed director of quality management, health & safety and environment at GEA Refrigeration Technologies.
04-Apr-2012 - Ishida is making strong inroads against the competition with the success of its new split dual-lane tray sealer, the company claimed.
04-Apr-2012 - Organisers behind Anuga FoodTec 2012 have declared the show the most successful to date, with visitor numbers rocketing by 25%.
03-Apr-2012 - Meat packaging needs to step up a gear and shift away from simple functionality and start adding value to the category, a leading packaging expert told visitors to Anuga FoodTec.
15-Jul-2003 - Ishida Europe, one of the world's leading suppliers of complete weighing and packing line solutions, has launched its Fresh Food weigher series.
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