Nutritionals

Customers are looking to switch out artificial colours as Russia implements warning labels

Chr. Hansen expands in Russia

By Caroline Scott-Thomas

Ingredient supplier Chr. Hansen has upgraded its Moscow offices and added an applications laboratory, in a move it says will help it to better respond to local customers’ requests.

Exports and overseas growth drive Volac profits

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Exports and overseas growth drive Volac profits

By Mark Astley

Dairy nutrition firm Volac has reported an operating profit increase of nearly 40% for the year ending February 2012, citing the impact of increased exports and improved profits from overseas operations.

Agropur to invest $100m in US whey processing

Agropur to invest $100m in US whey processing

By Mark Astley

Canadian dairy processor Agropur plans to invest more than $100m in a US whey processing facility to increase the plant’s capacity and upgrade existing technology.

Arla says UHT-friendly whey can tackle elderly malnutrition

Arla says UHT-friendly whey can tackle elderly malnutrition

By Shane Starling

About 60% of elderly hospital patients in the UK are malnourished according to recent data from the British Dietetic Association, a problem companies like Danish firm Arla Food Ingredients are trying to tackle with a new whey form.