Quick belt changes, thorough cleaning and safe operation: Habasit, the leading provider of conveyor and processing belts, timing belts and power transmission belts.

China’s rapid development is driving innovation in food packaging. The introduction of new technologies and packaging solutions is necessary if manufacturers want to stay ahead in this fast-growing market. By Daniel Kearny, market and technology development—Asia Pacific, Bemis
With governments and consumers alike demanding for greater transparency within the food industry, companies have turned to adopting traceability measures using ERP and the cloud, in order to cater to increasingly globalised and complex supply chains. By Sherlyne Yong

The growing number of food-borne incidents have raised consumer awareness and applied pressure on hotels, restaurants and food manufacturers to ensure food safety. This can be achieved with a food safety management system that checks against all possible sources of contamination. By Sandy Bucao, GM, Intertek Group

Asia should be poised to become the major exporter of value-added foods and food ingredients into North America. However, there are cultural barriers between Asia and North American markets that must be addressed before one can effective penetrate in this market. By Daniel Best, president, Best Vantage
Lubricants may be vital for machines to function properly, but they also have a huge effect on quality control and a company’s bottom-line. By Manjesh Babu, market manager, Klüber Lubrication München

With rising food prices, efforts in improving food security have to take precedence for this will directly affect areas like employment, education, environment and the eventual future of humankind. By Sherlyne Yong

The organic sector has defied recent economic downturns to continue its solid growth. What have fuelled this expansion and what are the challenges ahead? By Marg Will, CEO, Organic Systems & Solutions

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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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