Filling & Packaging Equipment & Systems

‘Low-content’ food labels are ‘misleading’ for consumers, US study claims

Understanding demographic differences in low-content claim purchases and whether these claims are associated with improved nutritional quality of purchases could help inform future policies or programs. ©iStock

Products that claim to be low-fat, reduced sodium or cholesterol-free do not accurately represent the food’s nutritional quality, giving consumers a false sense about its health benefits, according to a US study.

Amcor has announced job losses amid closure of its Ohio plant.

Amcor Rigid Plastics to close PET preform factory at the end of the year

Tabletree won “Best Pure Juice” at the 2012 World Juice Awards in Barcelona, Spain, for its Black Cherry Juice.

Juice company Tabletree bolsters culled cherry juicing operations with new plant in Montana

Joyride brings cold brew coffee kegs to US offices and cafes

Joyride brings cold brew coffee by the keg to US offices and cafes

OCME ‘Advance range’ palletisers & shrink wrapping machines

OCME launches ‘Advance range’ palletisers and shrink wrapping machines

Rovema North America acquires Rovema Packaging Machines

Rovema North America acquires Rovema Packaging Machines

Krones 100th order to install ErgoBloc L. in South Korea

Krones celebrates 100th order to install ErgoBloc L. machine in South Korea

EcoCortec launches Cor-Pak Bubble film

EcoCortec launches Cor-Pak Bubble film to protect sensitive components

European Commission approves The Coca-Cola Company & Cobega deal

European Commission approves The Coca-Cola Company and Cobega acquisition

Barry Callebaut to expand its European Specialties business

Barry Callebaut to expand its European Specialties business

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