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As the worst effects of the worldwide economic downturn have passed, there are signs that the global food additives market is returning to growth.
Empire Bespoke Foods has added Spicy Thai BBQ sauce to its Thai Taste brand.
Ishida Europe has developed a range of entry-level weigher/bagmaker combination units which offer an economic, medium speed solution for food manufacturers, thus delivering a fast payback on a reduced investment cost while ensuring consistent weights, pack quality and seal integrity.
The UK frozen food market has grown in value by 2.5%, according to the latest retail statistics from Kantar Worldpanel.
UK manufacturer of recycled paper honeycomb Dufaylite has added a new anti-slip board to its Envirolite range that is designed to meet retailer and supplier demand for improved, secure transit packaging.