Features: Beverage R & D News
Aromatech Group, Orlando, Fla. opened its sixth subsidiary in Orlando. The new location coordinates all flavoring projects for its North, South and Central American customers. In compliance with the Aromatech Group’s foreign location strategy, the U.S. office is equipped with an R&D lab to respond to tailor-made developments. All technical documentation, sampling, application and product adaptation to local tastes and legislation will be managed from this office.
Lion Nathan New Zealand has awarded Archer Daniels Midland with its Platinum Quality Award. ADM Malting New Zealand Ltd. received the award for its product development support of Steinlager Pure, a new 100 percent malt beer. ADM received the award for its work toward optimizing malt specifications of a particular variety of barley â€” Fairview â€” to Lion’s product development work. Lion Breweries presented the Platinum Quality Award at its annual Lion Nathan Supplier Dinner in June.
Frutarom USA Inc., North Bergen, N.J., has named Morry Seidel vice president of sales.