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Tri-Mach in the community

With the help of Tri-Mach’s sponsorship, the Optimist Club of Elmira was able to raise over $1,400 at the Taffy Demonstration Booth during the community’s annual Maple Syrup Festival on April 1. 

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CAULIPOWER launches gluten-free pizzas

CAULIPOWER launches gluten-free pizzas From: Food Processing  A U.S. company has entered the gluten-free market with a line of ready-to-cook, cauliflower-crust pizzas. With the catchy name of CAULIPOWER, the pizzas are made with real cauliflower and said to be nutrient-rich and gluten-free, with less sodium and sugar, and fewer kilojoules, than many conventional and gluten-free […]

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Quinoa launched in compostable pouches

Quinoa launched in compostable pouches  From: Food Processing San Francisco-based Alter Eco has selected Futamura’s NatureFlex packaging film for the compostable pouch used for the company’s organic and fair trade quinoa. The pouch meets ASTM D6400 standards for industrial composting and is made in large part from bio-based materials. An alternative to traditional petroleum-based plastics, […]

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Is X-ray better than a metal detector?

Is X-ray better than a metal detector? From: Food Processing Whether you use X-ray or metal detection to detect any foreign contaminants in your products on your application. This quick Q&A explains. Q. What are their strengths? A. X-ray systems detect metals and other solids (glass, stones and bones), while today’s advanced metal detection systems […]

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2017 Food trends: Keep it lean and clean

2017 Food trends: Keep it lean and clean From: Food Engineering As with anything in the food industry, it is the consumer who ultimately drives trends that retailers pass back up the chain to processors. PMMI, the Association for Packaging and Processing, identified the primary drivers – mostly tied to nutritional awareness and healthy lifestyles […]

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French’s adds another product line to the mix at Ontario factory

French’s adds another product line to the mix at Ontario factory From: Canadian Manufacturing The French’s Food Co. has added another product category to its Canadian-made product line, Not Your Ordinary Caesar Cocktail Mix, which will be produced at Highbury Canco in Leamington ON, with locally-sourced tomatoes.  The 1.8 million square-foot Leamington factory, just east […]

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Food deflation hits Western Canadian grocers

Food deflation hits Western Canadian grocers  From: Business Vancouver  Price wars are forcing Western Canadian grocers to grapple with food deflation as discretionary spending tightens and consumers employ various strategies to reduce spending and trips to grocery stores, according to research from consumer behaviour consultancy Nielsen. Grocery prices in Western Canada were down 0.9 per […]

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Renewable power project could help cut food processing costs, feed people and animals

Renewable power project could help cut food processing costs, feed people and animals From: University News Researchers at UC Solar have developed and tested an innovative solar thermal-powered process for turning the pomace, or byproduct, of vegetable and fruit processing into reusable products, potentially lowering food-processing plant costs and reducing their carbon footprint. With collaborators […]

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No chickens or ducks were slaughtered to make this meat

No chickens or ducks were slaughtered to make this meat From: FoodProcessing.com While very popular as a protein source, chicken and duck production is pretty tough on the environment. Couple this with growing consumer queasiness about animal welfare and food safety concerns and the environment is perfect for the development of the ‘clean’ meat movement. […]

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Strong demand forecast for ready-to-eat poultry packaging

Strong demand forecast for ready-to-eat poultry packaging From: FoodProcessing.com As consumers continue to seek convenient, affordable meal options that require little or no preparation, often combining a precooked product with home-prepared side dishes, demand is in turn stimulated for a variety of packaging products such as domed plastic containers, trays, bags and foil containers. In […]

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