Krea Swiss launches the chocMELTER to melt, warm or manually temper small or medium batches of chocolate

Krea Swiss launches the chocMELTER to melt, warm or manually temper small or medium batches of chocolate

Krea Swiss has launched the chocMELTER warming tank for melting, heating and manually tempering chocolate.


Source: Krea Swiss launches the chocMELTER to melt, warm or manually temper small or medium batches of chocolate

Inside the ‘black box’: Crowdsourcing platform allows confectioners to gauge in-store impact

Inside the ‘black box’: Crowdsourcing platform allows confectioners to gauge in-store impact

US confectioners can measure the effectiveness of in-store merchandising and promotions in real-time and quickly correct any issues by drawing on a network of 800,000 contractors, says the founder of start-up Gigwalk.


Source: Inside the ‘black box’: Crowdsourcing platform allows confectioners to gauge in-store impact

Inside the ‘black box’: Crowdsourcing platform allows confectioners to gauge in-store impact

Inside the ‘black box’: Crowdsourcing platform allows confectioners to gauge in-store impact

US Confectioners can measure effectiveness of in-store mechanizing and promotions in real-time and quickly correct any issues by drawing on a network 800,000 contractors, says the founder of start-up Gigwalk.


Source: Inside the ‘black box’: Crowdsourcing platform allows confectioners to gauge in-store impact

Old-time favourites or one-time fads: Which specialty oils are trending in Europe?

Old-time favourites or one-time fads: Which specialty oils are trending in Europe?

With consumer interest in health and specialty oils growing, FoodNavigator takes a look at the positioning of superfood newcomers and well-established favourites in Europe.


Source: Old-time favourites or one-time fads: Which specialty oils are trending in Europe?

Fairtrade CEO: Chocolate industry should pay double for cocoa to ensure farmer living income

Fairtrade CEO: Chocolate industry should pay double for cocoa to ensure farmer living income

Chocolate makers must pay double the market price for cocoa farmers to receive a living income, says the CEO of Fairtrade as the organization gears up to review pricing.


Source: Fairtrade CEO: Chocolate industry should pay double for cocoa to ensure farmer living income

BillerudKornäs sells first durable pack for sprinkles, candy, sugar & licorice to VetiPak

BillerudKornäs sells first durable pack for sprinkles, candy, sugar & licorice to VetiPak

BillerudKornäs has sold its first FreeFormPack to VetiPak, one of the biggest co-packers in Europe, in partnership with Italian machinery manufacturer Curti.


Source: BillerudKornäs sells first durable pack for sprinkles, candy, sugar & licorice to VetiPak