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We've got our eyes and ears open to gather together selected highlights from the latest news, events, headlines and innovations relating to biscuits, the bakery industry and conveyor belts from all around the world.

Bakery & Snacks: think clean

Bakery & Snacks: think clean

04-12-2018

Globally, food allergies and intolerances are rising fast. According to Food Allergy Research and Education (FARE) in the U.S., researchers estimate that up to 15 million Americans now have food allergies – including 5.9 million children under age 18 – while in the EU that figure reaches some 17 million, according to figures published by the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EEACI).

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FoodTech 2018 opens for business

FoodTech 2018 opens for business

14-11-2018

The 12th edition of FoodTech, Northern Europe's largest food technology fair, opened the doors of the MCH exhibition center in Herning, Denmark. FoodTech offers three days focusing on the food industry, conferences, awards and record-wide activities.

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Mondelez to invest in snack startups through newly launched SnackFutures

Mondelez to invest in snack startups through newly launched SnackFutures

13-11-2018

The Oreo maker will launch an innovation hub 'SnackFutures' next month that will invest in snack startups through partnering with early-stage-entrepeneurs.

Mondelez expected the platform to contribute $100m to its revenue growth by 2022.

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iba 2018 Show Preview

iba 2018 Show Preview

17-08-2018

The world’s leading trade fair for bakery, confectionery and snacks, iba 2018—organized by GHM (Gesellschaft für Handwerksmessen mbH)—will take place in Munich from September 15 through 20, providing bakers, confectioners and industry representatives with unique inspiration for their everyday professional lives. Nearly over 75,000 visitors from over 165 countries are expected to attend iba 2018.

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Who are Arville Textiles – the makers of Arville Brayband® endless woven belts?

Who are Arville Textiles – the makers of Arville Brayband® endless woven belts?

14-08-2018

The Arville Group is a privately owned company, which integrates manufacturing capabilities and expertise across a full range of technical textiles. They offer a stand-alone or fully integrated portfolio of fabric design, weaving, finishing, coating and fabrication.

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What is an endless belt?

What is an endless belt?

31-07-2018

An Arville Brayband ® endless woven belt is a belt used in the bakery and biscuit industry with a truly endless construction - i.e. it is a closed loop with NO JOINT anywhere in its length. All of the Arville belts have a woven selvedge as standard; this makes them truly endless in both the machine (warp) and transverse (weft) directions.

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Biscuit International enters Spain with Arluy purchase

Biscuit International enters Spain with Arluy purchase

30-07-2018 / By Dean Best

Biscuit International has added Spain to its roster of European markets through the acquisition of Spanish peer Arluy.

For an undisclosed sum, Biscuit International has bought what it said is the fifth-largest producer and distributor of sweet biscuits in Spain.

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Why buy your endless belts from Arville?

Why buy your endless belts from Arville?

13-07-2018

As a leader in the manufacture of woven endless belts for the biscuit industry Arville understands the requirements of modern plant bakeries. We know that production is constantly being challenged to improve output, minimise product waste, eliminate down-time, reduce running costs and improve efficiencies, Arville endless woven belts for the biscuit industry have been designed and manufactured to address these challenges.

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We have proven ourselves in the biscuit market?

We have proven ourselves in the biscuit market?

17-05-2018

Arville Brayband® endless woven belts are supplied throughout the world to biscuit manufacturers, Belting Manufacturers and Distributors and OEM’s, trusted by some of the worlds leaders in baked goods.

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Spooner Vicars opens Bakery Innovation Center in Bangalore

Spooner Vicars opens Bakery Innovation Center in Bangalore

20-12-2017

The world’s most historic biscuit equipment manufacturer, Spooner Vicars, scored another first this autumn by opening the first full-size Bakery Innovation Center in India.

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Cam firm marks centenary of important biscuit production work

Cam firm marks centenary of important biscuit production work

09-12-2017 / By Gazette Series

A company based in Cam which plays an important role in the global production of biscuits is celebrating its 100th anniversary in the field. P&S Textiles has been weaving specialist high-grade fabric conveyor belts since 1917 and over the past century has supplied them to factories in more than 50 countries.

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How the biscuit industry is adapting to Christmas

How the biscuit industry is adapting to Christmas

06-11-2017

Every year at the end of August, a murmur goes through the land, because that’s when they are back on the shelves of German supermarkets: gingerbread, gingerbread biscuits, spiced biscuits, and the rest.

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GEA Imaforni reliable and active as ever in Russia

GEA Imaforni reliable and active as ever in Russia

07-09-2017

According to Federico Angiuoni, Bakery Sector Sales Manager for GEA Imaforni equipment in Russia, the acquisition of the Italian bakery brand Imaforni by one of the largest suppliers of process technology for the food industry, GEA, in 2016 has been good for the company and good for Russian customers as well.

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