Clean label coating

Avebe has launched Eliane Bind 12, a potato starch with properties that allow food manufacturers to create high quality and crispy coatings for fish and meat.


New Ritz snacks

Savoury biscuit brand Ritz is launching Ritz Crisp & Thin, aimed at the growing demand for savoury snacks in the UK.

New varieties set to grow chocolate market

Consistent introduction of new varieties and flavours has led to the gradual growth of the global chocolate market, which is expected to post a CAGR of 5.02% from 2015-2019, says research firm Technavio. According to its latest report, new products have been introduced by chocolate vendors to cater to the changing needs of consumers worldwide. […]


Turkish delight

A new addition to its growing list of ready meals ingredients has been unveiled by Snowbird foods. Its Lamb Koftes are irregularly shaped pieces, which are fully cooked and frozen as part of the production process so they can easily be incorporated within prepared ready meals. They contain in excess of 90% lamb and the […]

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Sorting potato chips

Manufacturer of potato chips/crisps Tayto recently turned to Key Technology and installed four new Optyx digital sorters to better control the removal of defects and foreign material (FM) in batch-fried and continuous-fried potato chips.

SHELF LIFE: Round-up

Here is your weekly round-up of Shelf Life news. If you have a news item you would like to submit for next week’s round-up, please contact Carly Wood at carly@bellpublishing.com. The Coca-Cola Company will roll out the global brand Fanta in a frozen carbonated format in Belgium, the Netherlands, France, Sweden and Denmark initially, with […]

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Roasting potatoes join range

Bannisters’ Farm has added a new variety of roast potatoes to its range of frozen potato products. Left in their skin for extra tastiness, cooked, seasoned and shaken with oil, before being frozen to lock in flavour and nutrients, Farmer’s Roasting Potatoes eliminate the hours of preparation and cooking typically required when producing roast potatoes. […]

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