Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) and Wilmar International Limited have completed the transition of Olenex from a marketing and sales partnership to a full-function joint venture with its own assets.
Marcel Kiessling will become the company’s new CEO in the summer of 2017. With this move Gerald Schubert, who has previously run the operative business of Gerhard Schubert GmbH together with his brother Ralf Schubert and Commercial Director Peter Gabriel, will transfer his duties as Managing Director of Sales, Service and Marketing.
Germany’s confectionery sector is a job driver: In 2016, roughly 50,000 employees have generated an annual turnover of € 11.9 bn. In addition to cocoa and chocolate products, lines of business also include pastries, bonbons, snacks, brand ice cream, chewing gum and raw mixtures such as marzipan.
With everything from gummy bears to filled candies to lollipops, micro-encapsulated fizzy products guarantee stimulating, tailor-made taste experiences. Micro-encapsulation technology at the tradition-rich Raps company from Kulmbach, Germany improves product properties in a number of ways.
This year’s CHOCO TEC business forum will be held from December 6th to 8th at the KoelnMesse Congress Center North in Cologne, Germany. The fair will once again feature a broadly international panel of experts from the industry and research sectors.
At Hi Europe in Frankfurt, Germany, Glatt Ingenieurtechnik GmbH presents the very latest fluidized bed system und spouted bed system processes for the targeted adjustment and specification of properties in food products, instant beverages, dietary supplements and nutraceuticals.