Not enough potatoes in Germany: extreme drought impacts supply Emsland Group
August 31, 2018
The Emsland Group, a potato processor with seven production plants throughout Germany, explains the supply challenges they are faced with as a result of the extreme drought in Germany and other parts of Europe.
Potato Starch manufacturer Avebe is looking for growth in Germany
August 29, 2018
Potato starch manufacturer Avebe is looking to expand its growing area in Germany. Avebe Germany account managers Ulrike Ziervogel and Hauke Warnecke explain the ambitions and how the company intends to realise them.
Nestle patents infant formula based on potato protein microparticles
July 10, 2018
Nestle has applied for a patent for an infant formula based on potato protein microparticles. The company presents it as a naturally hypoallergenic infant formula that is suitable for infants with cow's milk protein allergy.
Avebe appoints new members to its Supervisory Board
July 10, 2018
Dutch Potato Starch Cooperative Avebe has appointed two new members to its Supervisory Board: Dirk Kloosterboer and Robert Smith.
Free-from foods: a global trend and its headache for food manufacturers
May 21, 2018
More and more consumers demand 'free-from' foods. The trend has been steadily rising over the past decade, following a global call for more natural ingredients.
Starch Europe appoints Andreas Delvaux as Communication Manager
April 24, 2018
Industry association Starch Europe announced earlier this month that Andreas Delvaux joined the organisation as Communication Manager.
Potato Starch Manufacturer Avebe scrambles to produce enough Potato Protein
March 12, 2018
Dutch Potato Starch Manufacturer Avebe is planning to extend the potato starch production in its Gasselternijveen plant in order to be able produce more potato protein.
Russia plans construction of potato processing plant in Smolensk region
February 27, 2018
The administration of the Smolensk region in Russia wants to develop the region's economy. One of the investments is the construction of a plant for the processing of potatoes and the production of native and modified starch.
Avebe's Etenia potato starch derivate gets its own factory
February 25, 2018
Due to strong demand for Etenia, Dutch potato starch manufacturer Avebe is setting up a dedicated production line for this enzymatically modified potato starch in Ter Apelkanaal.
China to review anti-dumping duties on EU potato starch
February 11, 2018
China will review anti-dumping duties levied on potato starch imported from the EU which are due to expire, the Ministry of Commerce (MOC) announced earlier this month.