Nirula's claims its Nutribyte is a healthy burger
An interview with Samir Kuckreja, CEO and managing director, Nirula's Group.
Govt restricts use of polyols in food articles, health ministry issues draft notification
The Centre has restricted the use of polyols in foods.
Cocoa flavanols can lift your mood: Study
Chocolate major Barry Callebaut has revealed a new study on mood lifting effects of cocoa. The study shows the antidepressant properties of cocoa flavanols.
Rosy picture ahead for the wine industry
The growth of the hospitality industry has also witnessed the boosting of the wine industry.
NMIMS' Ahaar: Meal for slum-dwellers at Rs 5 clicks for US award
The Ahaar: Meal for poor at ten cents (approximately Rs 5), the project by a team of students from NMIMS University, Mumbai, has bagged the grand first prize of $10,000 in the Global Social Entrepreneurship Competition, at the University of Washington's Foster School of Business.
DKSH to expand its presence in India
Switzerland-based DKSH, one of the leading market expansion services, jointly with Voltas Ltd, the Indian air conditioning and engineering services firm and member of the Tata Group, has agreed to the transfer of Voltas' Chemicals Trading Division to DKSH India Pvt Ltd. Further, the transaction is subject to certain conditions precedent including shareholders' approval.
Aahar, Asia's leading event on food tech
The India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) is organising the 24th edition of Aahar, the International Fair for Food, Food Processing and Related Equipment, Hotel and Restaurant Equipment and Supplies at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, from March 7 to 10, 2009.
Hospitality and Food Processing will be the two pillars of Aahar 2009
Aahar is one trade fair which needs no introduction. 24 years old now, Aahar is acclaimed as the top ranking trade show of the country.
AIFPA seminar to focus on emerging trends in export of horticulture produce
All India Food Processors' Association (AIFPA) is organising a National Seminar on Emerging Trends and Strategies in the Export of Horticulture based Food Products on 9th March, 2009, during AAHAR-2009 with the support of the Union Ministry of Food Processing Industries and India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO).
ITPO to host FCSI @ Aahar 2009
US-based Foodservice Consultants Society International (FCSI) has announced a special partnership with India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) to launch FCSI in India at Aahar 2009.
Great opportunity for dairy, meat products exporters at Aahar 2009
There is a great opportunity for Indian exporters of dairy animal products, poultry products, buffalo, sheep and goat meat products at Aahar, 2009, according to an official of Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority.
Recession no problem for hotels…Solution lies in thinking different
The recent economic slowdown has hit the hotel industry hard. The hoteliers may gracefully deny but the fact is that the downturn has led to redesigning of strategies and sprouting of different discount packages to woo customers.
Master chefs to compete at Culinary Show of Aahar 2009
Along with the 24th edition of Aahar, the Culinary Show will be held on March 7-10 at Pragati Madian in Delhi.
Germany's food processing and packaging machinery industry
With around 650 companies and a total workforce of 57,700, the food processing and packaging machinery is one of the most important sectors of Germany's mechanical engineering industry.
Steamy stuff - healthy, tasty and nutritious
One of my prized possessions in our kitchen is a momo maker that a friend got me from Kolkata.
Roquette launches SweetPearl
Roquette, the world's leading polyol manufacturer and one of the top starch processors, has launched SweetPearl™ in France - a bulk sweetener produced from naturally-occurring compounds in wheat and maize
Butter Buds® - 100 times stronger than butter, cream, milk and cheese
When you make kheer (Payasam) or cakes or gravies or parathas at home, do you use butter for taste? Probably, when we want our food to be at its best, we add butter. Butter, with its rich, complete flavour, simply makes food taste better.
Rolex Tin & Metal Works
Rolex is India's leading manufacturer and supplier of quality bread & cake bakeware, ancillary items and innovative culinary implements catering to the needs of small and large bakeries, domestic and commercial kitchens and hoteliers.
Machine milking in buffaloes
Milking management can be regarded as one of the most important and crucial activities in the milk production chain.
World class Cocoa products from JINDAL COCOA
Jindal Drugs Limited (JDL) is an existing profit making company, engaged in manufacture and export of menthol based products and essential oils.
ITC Grand Central honoured with US award
ITC Grand Central is the recipient of the coveted National Tourism Award for the best private public enterprise providing facilities for the physically challenged guests in hotel 2007-08.
Denmark's Joe & The Juice plans India foray
Keen to capitalise on India's rapidly growing branded juice segment, Denmark's Joe & The Juice (J&J), plans to invest $250,000 for setting up a chain of outlets over the next one year.
The art of wine making
Is wine just grape juice? Yes and no. Wine is a natural product made from grapes but evolves dramatically under the loving hands of a master winemaker to become what many consider the nectar of the gods.
Grape Processing Board at Pune to set wine standardisation norms
Union minister for food processing industries Subodh Kant Sahai has inaugurated the Indian Grape Processiong Board (IGPB) in Pune last week.
Quotes from participants
Prakash Vaswani, business manager, The New India ,Electric and Trading Company "Our experience last time at Aahar was awesome.
For chefs it's time for innovation, new ideas
Chef Rajeev Chopra, Ashok Hotel, New Delhi, shares his experience with FNB News on the tempo that Aahar builds up in his team and how Aahar turns out to be a platform for social gathering for him.
World's largest food park at Haridwar by August this year
A Rs 1,000-crore mega food park, claimed to be the world's biggest food park, will be ready at Haridwar in Uttarakhand by August this year.
Veeraat India stands tall over the years
VEERAAT India has been in the field of Electromagnetic Clutch Brakes & Controls for packaging machine since the last 1985.
Akasa - changes the way you cook
AKASA's Tandoor is India's first Tandoor with stainless steel inner body. Also it has double insulation to prevent heat losses.