Tate & Lyle has formed a new subsidiary to serve the Australian and New Zealand food and beverage industry-Tate & Lyle ANZ Pty Ltd. The new division joins the Global Food Ingredients Group, established in 2005.
The 2007 Dairy Forum attracted more than 625 industry leaders this year, setting an attendance record. IDFA says the event’s success is due in part to the 17 companies that sponsored events and activities during Dairy Forum.
FDA is proposing to allow dairy processors and other food manufacturers to use new label language to promote the health benefits of calcium. Under a proposed new rule, milk cartons, yogurt packages and even some fat-free cheeses could soon display wording to the effect that vitamin D and calcium can reduce the risk of osteoporosis and promote bone health.
Demand for dairy packaging is projected to grow 4.1% annually to $4.3 billion in 2010 according to Dairy Packaging, a new study from The Freedonia Group, Inc., a Cleveland-based industry market research firm.
Larry Halper (right) and Andy Anderson (left) of Cloverland Dairy, Baltimore, appeared with television actress Mariska Hargitay, of Law & Order: SVU, at a Washington D.C. press conference last month to launch the latest MilkPEP campaign, Think About Your Drink.
TILLAMOOK, Ore.-Tillamook County Creamery is searching for a new chief executive with Pres./CEO Jim McMullen having left the position after more than four years at the top. McMullen will work with Tillamook as a consultant, and Cliff Brady, vice president for operations and chief operating officer, will run the association until a permanent CEO is named.
Main Street Ingredients, La Crosse, Wis.-Eric Rogich is promoted to plant manager. He joined the company three years ago. Guy Bouthillier has been hired as director, Business Development. He most recently served as U.S. director of sales for Montreal-based Saputo Inc
Autocrat offers regular and organic coffee extracts that are used to flavor ice cream, iced cappuccino drinks, soy beverages and other dairy products. Autocrat is a fourth-generation, family-owned business that roasts coffee and manufactures coffee extracts.