Opportunities And Challenges For Growing E-Commerce

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…
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Juice: A Market With Great Potential

Juice: A Market With Great Potential
Libby Costin, vice president marketing, Tetra Pak, shares more with APFI on the global juice market and how manufacturers can take advantage of this prime…
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How Should You Label? An Analysis Of Different ‘Vegetarian’ Terms

How Should You Label? An Analysis Of Different ‘Vegetarian’ Terms
The health and wellness trend is thriving worldwide today. ‘Vegan’, ‘vegetarian’, ‘plant-based’ are just some terms being seen more commonly on labels, but what do…
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Understanding Today’s Consumers

Understanding Today’s Consumers
As manufacturers, consumers are the top priority. How can manufacturers better cater to today’s consumers? Mr Jeff Hilton, co-founder and chief marketing officer at Brandhive,…
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Meet Cancer’s Unlikely Kryptonite

Meet Cancer’s Unlikely Kryptonite
Broccoli has recently experienced a resurgence of interest in the medical community, thanks to a series of studies that found correlation between broccoli and a…
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Case-Study: Cobots In F&B Manufacturing

Case-Study: Cobots In F&B Manufacturing
Traditionally deployed to automate large-scale and complex tasks in the industrial manufacturing industry, robots and especially collaborative robots (cobots) have made automation possible beyond conventional…
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Processing > Bakery, Snacks & Confectionery

Balancing Quality And Profitability In Powder Handling

  The key to sustained success can be summarised as “quality with profitability” but the manufacturing and consumer landscape is changing so rapidly that achieving…

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Delivering Speedy Automated Drinks

  Automation in the food service industry, especially for smaller businesses, is gaining traction as more owners realise the benefits of automating some, if not…

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Engaging Today’s Connected Consumers

  There is no denying that marketing products on social media platforms is necessary to engage millennials as they are spending more time on the…

Ingredients > Nutrition & Market Trends

Going Into Japan’s Latest Food Trends

  Nishida Masanao, director of Food Japan, gives his insight on these in an exclusive pre-interview with APFI leading up to Food Japan 2017.

Packaging > Coding, Labelling & Packaging Labels

Slim And Trim

  Rotary machines are widely used to apply labels in the beverage industry, and wet glue labels are still frequently the method of choice for…

Packaging > Branding & Market Trends

Less Is More With Single-Serve Packaging

  Convenience demands by consumers are creating more opportunities for single-serve packaging. What are some things manufacturers should consider for this? By Josh Oleson, Senior…

Automation & Robots > Technology

Five Reasons To Replace PTFE-Lined Bearings

  As with all sectors of the manufacturing industry, the F&B industry too uses a lot of machines and with these comes the need for…

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Straight From Source To Doorstep In 12 Hours

  Consumers are becoming increasingly health conscious globally, which has resulted in higher consumption of organic food in place of conventional food. Liam McCance, chief…

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Innovation To Support Growth For SMEs

  Setting up a food manufacturing business is a huge commitment, but the rewards and satisfaction that comes with success makes it all worth it.…

Ingredients > Beverages

Fruit-Infused Beer Appeals To Millennials

  Consumers are spoiled for choice when it comes to the selection of beer types available, such as lagers, stouts and porters, ales, seasonal specialties…