Tag Archives: Italy

Food and beverage

Premium chocolate seeks differentiation

3 Mar 2014

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Over the last three years the chocolate industry has seen a division in the market. Major manufacturers are experiencing virtually no growth. The market is extremely price-sensitive, price increases are difficult to achieve without losing market shares.
The prices of important ingredients are also increasing. In the EU, the price of sugar increased from EUR 600 [...]

News from Events

Label Day attracts crowds

6 May 2013

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The results of the three days dedicated to the label world and organised by Macchingraf, Gallus’s sales & service partner in Italy, saw 150 people representing the 80 major companies belonging to the Italian market segment on site.
The attendance of the big companies from all over Italy, clearly indicated the importance of such an event [...]

Food and beverage

International crime gangs use false packaging for garlic smuggling

14 Jan 2013


In 2010 China produced around  18.5m tons of garlic which amounts to around eighty percent of world production.  Most European garlic comes from Poland, pills Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Spain, Italy and France.  However demand in the EU is so great for cheap garlic that it has become a product for  which international crime gangs [...]

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1 Dec 2012

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Improvements in productivity shown at Bobst gravure and lamination open house

29 Nov 2012

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The gravure printing and lamination Open House held at Bobst Italia in S. Giorgio Monferrato 15 ? 17 October 2012, diagnosis rounded up in style the impressive showcase of web-fed printing and converting technologies displayed by BOBST during three Open Houses held for the first time in close succession in the UK, sale [...]