December 5, 2014

Fabrikanten zien noodzaak om productinformatie te borgen

  Steeds meer fabrikanten zien de noodzaak in om productinformatie op één centrale plek te borgen. Eind 2014 gaat er met de Europese Verordening 1169/2011 Voedselinformatieverstrekking een aantal nieuwe regels van kracht. Voor zowel voorverpakte als ook voor onverpakte producten worden er eisen gesteld aan de beschikbaarheid van allergeneninformatie. Voor alle voedingsverstrekkers (van de slager […]

December 4, 2014


A dish from the Alps, this is not one for those who want to be conscious of calories, but it is cheap and remarkably tasty, and has entirely replaced potatoes dauphinoise in my kitchen.   1kg/2lb 4oz Charlotte potatoes 250g/8oz lardons/streaky bacon 1 medium to large onion 1 garlic clove 100ml/3½fl oz white wine 200ml/7fl […]

December 3, 2014

Dutch Farmer Invents Salt Resistant Potato Miss Mignonne

    Humble spud poised to launch a world food revolution Dutch team is pioneering development of crops fed by sea water Marc van Rijsselberghe with some of his experimental crop of salt-tolerant potato Miss Mignonne. Photograph: Observer       In a small army field-hut Dr Arjen de Vos shows off his irrigation machine […]

December 3, 2014

NZ: Appelexport verschuift van EU naar Azië

NZ: Appelexport verschuift van EU naar Azië Mr Apple, de grootste appelteler, verpakker en exporteur van Nieuw-Zeeland, maakte onlangs deel uit van de Nieuw-Zeelandse stand op de China FVF in Peking. Mark Pay, Export Sales Executive bij het bedrijf, vertelt over de verschillende uitdagingen voor appelexporteurs in de huidige markt. Mr Apple exporteert naar 60 […]

December 3, 2014

Study: Indian Food processing sector to grow at over 10 percent from 2015 onwards

The Indian food processing sector is likely to grow at the rate of over 10 percent from 2015 onwards as a result of increased investment from private sector, according to a study. Currently, the sector is growing at an average rate of 8.4 percent. The study jointly conducted by PHD Chamber and Technopak said the […]

December 3, 2014

Alexia Foods Introduces Rib Cut BBQ Sweet Potato French Fries

Alexia Foods, a line of premium, all-natural frozen potatoes, breads and side dishes, is introducing the latest stars of the table – new Alexia Premium Seasoned Vegetables and Rib Cut BBQ Sweet Potato Fries. Made with the finest all-natural ingredients and seasoned with a delicious blend of herbs and spices, Alexia’s latest offerings let the […]

December 3, 2014

Ukraine: white cabbage prices double in Kherson Region since beginning of this week

Ukraine: white cabbage prices double in Kherson Region since beginning of this week According to Fruit-Inform daily price monitoring, white cabbage prices have almost doubled at Kopani Wholesale Market, Kherson Region, Ukraine, since the beginning of this week. For the present, sellers are ready to ship white cabbages averagely at UAH 2.50/kg (EUR 0.13/kg), while […]

August 1, 2014

Why You Should Peel Your Banana Like a Monkey

<img alt=”” src=”” /> As a kid, I was completely inept at opening bananas the usual way. Which is to say, from the stem. Like a normal person. I ended snapping the stem or squashing the banana every time. I can’t explain it. Then I discovered that there was another way, an easier way — […]

July 11, 2014

Top indian herbs and spices that help prevent cancer

  Popular throughout the world, Indian spices have a long history of being used to provide a welcome burst of flavor in dishes that would otherwise be nearly tasteless without it. In addition to their amazing taste benefits, however, Indian spices have very real benefits to the health. In fact, by eating a diet that […]

July 3, 2014

Brighten Up Summer Drinks with Melon Ball Ice Cubes

Tips from The Kitchn <img alt=”” src=””> At one time or another we’ve all added something tasty to give our plan ‘ol glass of water or fizzy seltzer a little boost. A squeeze of lemon or lime, a few slices of cucumber, perhaps a few sprigs of mint. This summer try something a little different. […]