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Foreign Ownership Limit Removed From Vietnam’s Vinamilk

The Vietnam’s government has removed a longstanding foreign-ownership limit on dairy manufacturer Vinamilk (Vietnam Dairy Products JSC) , which is the one of the country’s...

Joint Venture Formed In Vietnam To Develop Supply Chain For Soybean Products

One of Vietnam’s largest producer of soybean oil Bunge Limited and Wilmar, the world's largest palm oil processor and one of the biggest soybean buyers,...

Global Sports Nutrition Market To Grow 8.27 Percent By 2020

Research and Markets forecasts the global sports nutrition market to grow at a CAGR of 8.27 percent during the period 2016 to 2020.

American-Indian Dairy Manufacturer Starts Second Plant In Punjab

Dairy company Schreiber Dynamix Dairies Pvt Ltd (SDDPL), a joint venture between US-based dairy manufacturer Schreiber Foods and the Indian dairy company Dynamix Dairies, has...

Japan’s Ajinomoto To Increase Production In Vietnam

Japanese company Ajinomoto Co. has announced that they will be increasing production capacity at its Bien Hoa Factory in Dong Nai, Vietnam to meet growing...

New Milk Facility Opens Asia Markets To Australian Dairy Farmers

A new dairy plant, as part of the joint venture between Au Lait Australia and Nature One Dairy, will establish a direct link for Darling...

Food Industry Asia To Represent Region On Global Food Code

Having been granted the observer status by the Codex Alimentarius Commission (Codex), Food Industry Asia (FIA) is now Asia’s first industry-wide representation on international food...

Celsius Partners With YHS Singapore To Expand Into Southeast Asian Region

Celsius Holdings, which produces Celsius, a negative calorie drink, has announced a major expansion of the brand’s international distribution network through a partnership with YHS...

Growth In Snacks Industry Slowed Down In 2015

New research by Euromonitor showed that global snacks growth was at its lowest levels since 2008 last year, with an increased by just 1.7 percent...

Mitsubishi Begins Production Of Antioxidant Food Additive In Brunei

Japanese manufacturer Mitsubishi Corp. has begun full production of an antioxidant food additive in Brunei. The product being produced is a compound called astaxanthin, which...

Danone Acquires WhiteWave Foods Company For US$12.5 Billion

At US$56.25 per share in an all-cash transaction, Danone will acquire the organic foods, plant-based milks and related products provider for approximately US$12.5 billion, with...

Reintroduction Of Ancient Wheats May Come From Demand For Health Foods

Researchers believe there are untapped consumer markets for ancient foods such as einkorn, emmer, and spelt, which were popular before the rise of industrial farming...

Rockwell Automation Appoints New Regional Director For Southeast Asia

Rockwell Automation, a company dedicated to industrial automation and information, has announced the appointment of its new regional director for Southeast Asia, Pierre Teszner.

New Management Team For Kadence Singapore

Kadence Singapore, a market research consultancy firm in the Asia Pacific region, has strengthened its management team in Singapore through the appointment of Phil Steggals...

UNIDO And GFSI Sign MoU To Signal Commitment To Food Safety

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to signal their commitment...

APAC Condiment Sauces Market Projected To Rise As Consumption Patterns Change

A Transparency Market Research report, titled “Condiments Sauces Market - Asia Pacific Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020,” has stated...

Australia’s Country Of Origin Food Labelling Laws Come Into Effect

To help Australians find out more about where their food comes from, new country of origin food labelling laws have come into effect in Down...

Potato Crisp Manufacturer Tyrrells Expands Into Australia And Asia Pacific Market

Tyrrells, the UK food manufacturing company, has unveiled plans to expand its brand into the Australia and Asia Pacific markets, less than a year after...

Candy And Snack Industry Trends Of 2016

Several trends in the candy and snack industry have emerged from the Sweets & Snacks Expo organised by The National Confectioners Association and held last...

New Robotic Systems In Chilean Dairy Farm To Create World’s Biggest Robotic Milking Farm

Fundo El Risquillo, a large farm in Chile with 6,500 dairy cows, will be installing 64 DeLaval VMS milking robots, making it the world’s largest...

We chat with Laurent Panzani, the global food, beverage, and biofuels market director at Veolia Water Technologies, a global water solutions provider, to find out what the current trends in…

X-Ray Inspection: Take A Closer Look

Tri-Sector Collaborations For Sustainability In The Food Industry

Dispersing Powdered Ingredients—Uniform Blending Is Key

Beverages are getting more functional with every launch, and while these provide health benefits and energy, a new category for functional beverages is on the rise: relaxation beverages. APFI learns…

What's In Your Drink?

'Must Have' Beverages All Gone Cold

Maximising Bottling Production

Different conveyor systems exist for different applications in the food industry. Investing in these can be costly, so it is important that manufacturers choose the right conveyor that best suits…

Just What You Knead To Save Dough

Keeping Up With Dairy Packaging

High Speed Mixing, Your Baking Fix

Sweet is a taste that most people cannot give up, but with more consumers becoming health-conscious and demanding for foods with less or no sugar, manufacturers need to overcome this…

The Goodness Of Nature On Your Table

Going Into Vitamin B Complex

Regard D'Experts: Asia's Baking and Bread Industry

Maintaining digestive health and overall wellbeing is no longer a choice, but a necessity. By Christian Philippsen, managing director, Beneo Asia Pacific

Maintaining Standards For Infant Nutrition

The Expanding Need For Functional Foods

Securing The Future Of Nutrition For Generations To Come

Umamix Bold, a new edition to Salt of the Earth’s sodium-reduction Umamix line, is an all-natural ingredient designed to simultaneously reduce sodium and boost flavour. Containing a proprietary combination of…

Stable Micro Systems: Popcorn Testing Device

Microscan: Polariser And Diffuser Optical Filter Accessories

Kelvion: Air Cooler

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Asia Pacific Food Industry (APFI) is Asia’s leading trade magazine for the food and beverage industry. Established in 1985, APFI is the first BPA-audited magazine and the publication of choice for professionals throughout the industry with its editorial coverage on the latest research, innovative technologies, health and nutrition trends, and market reports.

Asia Pacific Food Industry is published by Eastern Trade Media Pte Ltd. The company owns numerous trade and consumer titles, including Asia Pacific Metalworking Equipment News and Industrial Automation Asia.


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