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2014 January

Smith Brothers Farms is a home delivery specialist; formulating with texture and fiber; getting the most out of inspection systems
Sweet and savory

Kroger rolls out private label finishing butters

There are three savory flavors (roasted garlic and herbs; lemon pepper and lemon garlic and herb) and three sweet flavors (honey; cinnamon brown sugar; and caramel sea salt).

Kroger, Cincinnati, rolled out six SKUs of finishing butters in late October under its Private Selection label. The butter is sold in 3.5-ounce (99-gram) cups. 


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Trends

Nutrition, health, ethnic foods are top trends for the year

The children of baby boomers and a growing population of nonwhite U.S. citizens are leading a charge to more adventurous eating, including a preference for ethnic flavors and foods.

 National demographics influence the dairy industry. Younger consumers are more adventurous in their flavor preferences while baby boomers seek better health through their diet. Note to dairy processors: develop niche products; one size will not fit all. 


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Dairy producers

'Revitalizing fluid milk requires commitment to innovation,' says dairy producer

Nearly 1,000 producer and industry representatives attended the 2013 National Dairy Promotion and Research Board/National Milk Producers Federation/United Dairy Industry Association joint annual meeting in Phoenix this month.

Neil Hoff, a Texas dairy producer and UDIA Chairman, explained how the checkoff is working to turn around the decades-long decline in fluid milk sales. “At the direction of producer leaders, checkoff staff has met with nearly 200 executives from 50 companies that include fluid milk processors, dairy cooperatives, retailers and suppliers to identify the underlying factors to stabilize and grow fluid milk sales,” Hoff said. “Innovation is critical to fluid milk’s survival.”


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Page & Pedersen software provides full traceability

 The CheeseCrafter total production and quality control software from Page & Pedersen International provides full traceability and registers every ingredient used, recording key data, including description, SKU (where appropriate), batch number and expiration date. Ingredients are then linked with the specific batch of cheese in which they were used. 


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Acquisitions, honors

Pro Mach acquires Tekkra Systems; Dairy suppliers honored at European Excellence Awards

Tekkra's intermittent and continuous motion-bundling and shrink-wrapping systems deliver packaging automation for dairy, food, beverage and other industries.

Cincinnati-based Pro Mach Inc. acquired the assets of Tekkra Systems. Tate & Lyle received the Beverage Innovation of the Year award  at the Food Ingredients Europe Excellence Awards 2013 in Frankfurt, Germany. 


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4 mouth-watering grilled cheese sandwiches you have to make in April, National Grilled Cheese Month

In recognition of National Grilled Cheese Month (April), Arla Dofino asked two food bloggers to re-imagine this comfort-food classic.

Heidi Larsen of FoodieCrush.com and Maria Lichty of TwoPeasAndTheirPod.com created four grilled cheese sandwich recipes that call for creamy Havarti, dill Havarti, smoked Gouda and Eureka! Organic Breads products.

Arla Foods, a cooperative owned by European dairy farmers, is the fifth largest dairy company in the world. The Arla Dofino brand of cheese includes Havarti, Gouda, Edam and Fontina, which are made by the Hollandtown Dairy in Kaukauna, Wis.

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On Demand In this webinar, you will be introduced to advanced in-line blending, dosing and mixing technologies that offer high flexible productions, reduced product losses, shorter batch times, uniform products, and reduced ingredient costs. As a result, Food Manufacturers can optimize their productions and increase their profitability.

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2015 April

We look inside Kroger's Denver plant; Also, see what trends are happening in yogurt.

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