Cargill: Investing In Local Specialty Starch Production Facilities To Support F&B Growth In Asia

  Cargill, leading provider of food, agricultural and industrial ingredients, has announced that it will be investing in a number of key specialty starch projects…

Treating Drinking And Process Water For Food Safety

  Together with the implementation of HACCP, the use of chlorine dioxide can make disinfection tasks more transparent and reduce operating costs, says Bernhard Baumgärtner,…

Sustaining The Seas

  Sustainability of food sources is becoming an ever increasingly important issue among consumers, food manufacturers and even governments. APFI talks with Kenjyu Kawamura, director…

Rise Of The Super Bugs In Our Meat Products

  Antibiotics are used in the livestock industry for the growth and health of the animals. With the health-related implications this can bring, it is…

Floorings Fit For The Food Industry

  When it comes to food safety, kitchen flooring is often overlooked. It is in fact one of the biggest risk factors. Suresh Rebello, regional…

Consumers Want Transparency And Traceability From Meat Industry

  In an exclusive interview, Lee Kok Lam, owner of The Butcher's Kitchen in Singapore, discusses transparency and traceability in the meat industry, as well…

Small Steps For APAC’s Food Industry, Big Steps For Humanity

  With packaging a large waste contributor worldwide, all parties need to think of sustainable packaging and other ways to reduce waste. Marcel Cote, director,…

Optimising The Supply Chain For Global Uncertainty

  In a recent interview on supply chain management, Dr Bo Zhou, founder and CEO of FuturMaster, discusses the company’s plans for 2017, its growth…

Opportunities And Challenges For Growing E-Commerce

  Consumer-driven trends force businesses to innovate, and we can see this especially with the growing e-commerce trade worldwide. By Jorge Izquierdo, vice president, Market…

Controlling Hygienic Tank Cleaning

  How can we maintain the highest standards of hygiene in the factory? By Orsolya Sørensen, product portfolio manager, tank instrumentation, covers & accessories, and…

A Peek Into Current APAC F&B Trends

  Mathias Kuepper, managing director at Koelnmesse Private Limited, organiser of Thaifex-World of Food Asia (Thaifex), gives an insight to how the Asia Pacific food…

2017 Food And Beverage Market’s Six Trends

  Identified by market intelligence agency Mintel, the 2017 global food and drink trends are grounded in current consumer demands for healthy, convenient and trustworthy…

Charting The Food And Drinks Industry In 2017

  Beneo Asia Pacific managing director Christian Philippsen brings us through what we can expect of Asia’s food industry in 2017, and highlights the major…

Online Grocery Shopping On The Fast Lane

  Online grocery shopping is accelerating at an enormous pace, and it is inevitable that e-grocers will have to start looking at automating their fulfilment…

Market Outlook 2017: Maintaining Food Safety In The Factory

Food safety is one of the top priorities for food businesses today in light of growing concerns to ensure consumer safety and brand quality. Kris…

Case-Study: Riding The Sustainable Wave For Waste Water Treatment

Wastewater management is always a concern for food and beverage manufacturers. To support their expanding production processes for Ovaltine, Associated British Foods looked to Veolia…

Asia’s Snacking Trends

Narayana K. Widjaja, head of Indonesia Industrial and Exports, Golden Agri-Resources, gives an insight to the snacking trends of Asia.

The Future Of Food And Food Operations

Peter van Deursen, chief executive officer, Asia Pacific, Cargill, shares more with APFI.

An Eye On The Future Of Southeast Asia’s FMCG Industry

Influenced by a myriad of factors, the fast moving consumer goods industry is indeed ‘fast moving’. Which factors influence it, and how can food and…

Reducing Recall Risk With Rapid Microbial Testing

  Spoilage organisms in food can grow depending on the type of food, packaging characteristics or storage environment. Existing microbial test methods rarely detect these,…