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  • GEA Gets Residual Oxygen Consistently Down to Under 2% For Milk Powder Processor In the second quarter of 2017 GEA was awarded a complete milk powder processing plant to Open Country Dairy in New Zealand including Modified Atmosphere Packing (MAP) that consistently provides a Residual Oxygen (RO) level in the sealed 25 kilograms bags of just two percent at the time of packing. The total project value was [...]...
  • The Journey Towards Industry 4.0 Hartmut Pütz, President Factory Automation EMEA at Mitsubishi Electric Europe, talks about the digital transformation of industry. He focuses on the effects on manufacturing businesses, especially at a production level, and how customers will benefit from innovative Mitsubishi Electric solutions. Manufacturing industry is currently undergoing a period of rapid change. In concrete terms this can be [...]...
  • GEA to Build Asia’s Largest Milk Production Facility in India During the first quarter of 2017, GEA in India received an order from the AmulFed Dairy (formerly Mother Dairy) in Gandhinagar, a unit of Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF). The order, said to be for a ‘lower double-digit, million-euro amount’, is for a new turnkey dairy plant for the production of 150 tonnes per [...]...
  • Bühler’s SORTEX PolarVision™ Technology Safeguards Quality of Blåtand’s Super Berries SORTEX® optical sorting technology is helping world-class berry supplier Blåtand AB to drive efficiency in processing its wild berries, as it gears up for growth and expansion into new markets. This leading international food company supplies high quality frozen berries, jams and fruit preparations to caterers, restaurants, wholesalers and retailers in the food industry. It prides [...]...
  • Admix Showcases Updated Mixing Portfolio and Services at Pack Expo and Process Expo Admix is promoting its entire mixing, milling, and powder induction portfolio along with its new service specials at Pack Expo Las Vegas and Process Expo Chicago in September. With thousands of installations around the world in food, beverage, cosmetic and pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities, Admix continues to set the global standard in mixing applications for every [...]...
  • GEA Appoints Martine Snels as New Member to the Executive Board Martine Snels. The Supervisory Board of GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft has appointed Martine Snels to GEA’s Executive Board with effect from the beginning of October 2017. She will assume responsibility for GEA’s regions and countries organisation. Following her appointment, GEA will be headed by an Executive Board consisting of five members. “We are delighted to welcome Martine Snels [...]...

GEA Gets Residual Oxygen Consistently Down to Under 2% For Milk Powder Processor

    GEA Gets Residual Oxygen Consistently Down to Under 2% For Milk Powder Processor

In the second quarter of 2017 GEA was awarded a complete milk powder processing plant to Open Country Dairy in New Zealand including Modified Atmosphere Packing (MAP) that consistently provides a Residual Oxygen (RO) level in the sealed 25 kilograms bags of just two percent at the time of packing. The total project value was […]

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The Journey Towards Industry 4.0

    The Journey Towards Industry 4.0

Hartmut Pütz, President Factory Automation EMEA at Mitsubishi Electric Europe, talks about the digital transformation of industry. He focuses on the effects on manufacturing businesses, especially at a production level, and how customers will benefit from innovative Mitsubishi Electric solutions.
Manufacturing industry is currently undergoing a period of rapid change. In concrete terms this can be […]

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GEA to Build Asia’s Largest Milk Production Facility in India

    GEA to Build Asia’s Largest Milk Production Facility in India

During the first quarter of 2017, GEA in India received an order from the AmulFed Dairy (formerly Mother Dairy) in Gandhinagar, a unit of Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF). The order, said to be for a ‘lower double-digit, million-euro amount’, is for a new turnkey dairy plant for the production of 150 tonnes per […]

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Bühler’s SORTEX PolarVision™ Technology Safeguards Quality of Blåtand’s Super Berries

    Bühler’s SORTEX PolarVision™ Technology Safeguards Quality of Blåtand’s Super Berries

SORTEX® optical sorting technology is helping world-class berry supplier Blåtand AB to drive efficiency in processing its wild berries, as it gears up for growth and expansion into new markets. This leading international food company supplies high quality frozen berries, jams and fruit preparations to caterers, restaurants, wholesalers and retailers in the food industry. It prides […]

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Admix Showcases Updated Mixing Portfolio and Services at Pack Expo and Process Expo

    Admix Showcases Updated Mixing Portfolio and Services at Pack Expo and Process Expo

Admix is promoting its entire mixing, milling, and powder induction portfolio along with its new service specials at Pack Expo Las Vegas and Process Expo Chicago in September. With thousands of installations around the world in food, beverage, cosmetic and pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities, Admix continues to set the global standard in mixing applications for every […]

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GEA Appoints Martine Snels as New Member to the Executive Board

    GEA Appoints Martine Snels as New Member to the Executive Board

Martine Snels.
The Supervisory Board of GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft has appointed Martine Snels to GEA’s Executive Board with effect from the beginning of October 2017. She will assume responsibility for GEA’s regions and countries organisation. Following her appointment, GEA will be headed by an Executive Board consisting of five members.
“We are delighted to welcome Martine Snels […]

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New Tetra Pak® High Shear Mixer Delivers Better Mixing Performance and Cuts Energy Consumption

    New Tetra Pak® High Shear Mixer Delivers Better Mixing Performance and Cuts Energy Consumption

Tetra Pak has launched its next generation high shear inline mixer, offering customers unparalleled ingredient mixing performance and lower operating costs. Featuring a radical new design that produces finer, more consistent and more stable emulsions, the new R370-1000D reduces the need for downstream homogenisation, delivers a better quality end product and cuts energy bills.
Monica Gimre, […]

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GEA to Install First CRAFT-STAR™ Skid-mounted Brewing System in the UK

    GEA to Install First CRAFT-STAR™ Skid-mounted Brewing System in the UK

London Bermondsey-based craft brewer Fourpure Brewing Co is to install the new GEA CRAFT-STAR™ skid mounted brewing system from GEA as part of a £2 million growth project that will see its production capacity increase by 400 % to 14 million pints (eight million liters) a year. The GEA brewing technology will reduce the time […]

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Atelier Dumon: A One Stop Shop Company – For Your Materials Pallet Handling Needs

    Atelier Dumon: A One Stop Shop Company – For Your Materials Pallet Handling Needs

Bespoke design and automation of material pallet handling solutions and hydraulic elevators is the core business of Atelier Dumon.
Atelier Dumon is a family owned company, based in Bruges, Belgium, specializing in internal goods moving systems, machinery and hydraulic elevators. For more than 60 years the company has been providing automatic solutions for production processes for […]

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Separating Products From Packaging For Disposal or Recycling

    Separating Products From Packaging For Disposal or Recycling

The Atritor Turbo Separator de-packaging system is designed to separate packaging from its contents, increasing product recovery and cutting back on waste. Coventry-based Atritor has supplied over 180 systems worldwide, for a range of packaged waste recovery applications. The smallest of the range, the TS1260 was developed with the requirements of food production in mind.
Since […]

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Bespoke Water Recovery Plant Exceeds Water Reduction Targets For Britvic Beckton

    Bespoke Water Recovery Plant Exceeds Water Reduction Targets For Britvic Beckton

Advanced 3D modelling techniques and engineering innovation led Britvic to significantly reduce wastewater discharge, far exceeding their original targets. This modified system, built around existing technology and fully integrated with their current production line, led to huge additional cost savings.
Bill Denyer of Envirogen says: “An audit had taken place of the wastewater streams at the […]

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Does Your Steam Pass the Taste Test?

    Does Your Steam Pass the Taste Test?

By Francisco Pedrosa, National Clean Steam Specialist at Spirax Sarco
While quality and purity of steam used in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries has been an important consideration for years, the food and beverage sector has been slower to analyse the type of steam it uses.
There is a misplaced assumption amongst many food manufacturers that steam […]

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Hanovia is Helping Cott Beverages Keep its Process Water Pure

    Hanovia is Helping Cott Beverages Keep its Process Water Pure

In an increasingly regulated and safety-conscious market, legislations such as the EU Directive for Bottled Water 98/88/EC (1998) drives the beverage industry to meet ever more stringent standards of quality. Microbial growth due to contaminated water or ingredients can cause discolouration, off flavours and shortened shelf-life. The threat of contamination is further increased as manufacturers […]

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Stork Inline Thigh Filleting Up to High Capacities

    Stork Inline Thigh Filleting Up to High Capacities

The market for thigh fillet is opening up, offering plenty of opportunities worldwide. To benefit fully from this development, poultry processors can now process thighs by using the all-new inline Stork Thigh Fillet System.
In some countries, mainly in the Far East, chicken thigh meat has always been more popular than breast fillet. Nowadays however, there’s […]

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New Manufacturing Halls and Offices For Meyn Polska

    New Manufacturing Halls and Offices For Meyn Polska

A total of 10375 sqm of production space and nearly 2000 sq m of office building was officially handed over to Meyn Polska on 13 June 2017. The company, based in Lebork/Pomerania since 1996, has been part of Meyn Food Processing Technology BV since 2007. Meyn is one of the world ‘s largest manufacturers of […]

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Tetra Pak’s New In-line Blender Improves Consistency and Saves Costs

    Tetra Pak’s New In-line Blender Improves Consistency and Saves Costs

Tetra Pak has launched a new in-line blender that helps dairy manufacturers improve consistency, ensure product quality and cut costs. At the heart of the new Tetra Pak® In-line Blender D is a sophisticated automation platform that continuously collects data and controls the precision of blending.
“Ingredients for formulated products can be expensive. Precision of blending […]

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PPMA Show 2017 Returns to Reveal the Best of Manufacturing Innovation

    PPMA Show 2017 Returns to Reveal the Best of Manufacturing Innovation

The PPMA Show, the UK’s unmissable, free-to-attend, processing and packaging machinery exhibition, returns to the NEC from 26-28 September to provide manufacturers with insights into the latest machinery products, technologies and materials. Registration is now open and easier than ever before – taking less than three minutes for attendees to secure their place to join […]

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Minister Mitchell O’Connor Visits Flow Technology on Trade and Investment Mission in Ireland

    Minister Mitchell O’Connor Visits Flow Technology on Trade and Investment Mission in Ireland

As part of the two-day Enterprise Ireland/IDA Trade & Investment Mission in Ireland event, the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD visited Flow Technology at their facility in Charleville, County Cork on 17 May. The company, set up 40 years ago by the current owner’s father, Denis Murphy, is now one of […]

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Tetra Pak Uses More Than One Third Renewable Electricity

    Tetra Pak Uses More Than One Third Renewable Electricity

Tetra Pak, the world’s leading food processing and packaging solutions company, has announced that it now uses renewable electricity for more than a third of its total annual consumption worldwide. This is up from 22% in 2015.
Key to this achievement was the purchase earlier this year of International Renewable Energy Certificates (I-RECs) for all its […]

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New Food Enzyme Exposure Tool Paves Way For Evaluations

    New Food Enzyme Exposure Tool Paves Way For Evaluations

EFSA scientists have devised a way to more accurately estimate consumer exposure to enzymes used in food production, improving their safety evaluation as required by EU law. Use of the new approach in four newly published scientific opinions paves the way for the evaluation of the remaining 300 applications.
Dr Christina Tlustos, an exposure expert who […]

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Price Rises and Private Label Drive Up Sales of Olive Oil Across Europe

    Price Rises and Private Label Drive Up Sales of Olive Oil Across Europe

The success of private label and the impact of price increases across European countries is driving up value sales of olive oil, according to the latest figures from IRI, the provider of big data and predictive analytics for FMCG manufacturers and retailers. Despite challenging economic conditions and poor harvests in Spain, Italy and Greece during 2015, […]

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New Synthetic High-temperature Grease

    New Synthetic High-temperature Grease

High production temperatures in the food industry, for example in ovens, proofing cabinets, conveyors or motors, put considerable strain on the bearings. Klüber Lubrication has now succeeded in developing a new high-temperature grease for a wide range of applications in the food industry, which is able to realise its full potential at permanent temperatures of […]

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APRIL Secures £449,850 Innovate UK Government Project

  APRIL Secures £449,850 Innovate UK Government Project

OAL Group has secured a £448,850 Innovate UK funded project to further develop its APRIL™ robotics material handling systems for food manufacturers. The new project focuses on overcoming the well documented productivity challenges food manufacturers face preparing ingredients. It will be led by engineers from OAL in partnership with the University of Lincoln and will utlise […]

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Food Processing Veteran Joins AB Systems as New Sales Director

  Food Processing Veteran Joins AB Systems as New Sales Director

AB Systems is meeting growing demand for its award-winning materials handling and process cooling services with the appointment of Milton Shelley (pictured) to the role of Sales Director. A highly experienced and well-known figure in the food processing arena, Mr Shelley is charged with delivering technical sales services to AB Systems’ wide client base, a […]

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Meyn, Cabinplant and MULTIVAC Agree on Co-operation

  Meyn, Cabinplant and MULTIVAC Agree on Co-operation

Meyn Food Processing Technology, Cabinplant and MULTIVAC have completed a strategic alliance. A memorandum of understanding has been signed by representatives of the companies involved. The three companies are worldwide leaders in their particular spheres, and have agreed on co-operation with the aim of offering their customers even greater benefits. The objective is to offer […]

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Loma Systems Launches Final Generation IQ4 Metal Detection Series

  Loma Systems Launches Final Generation IQ4 Metal Detection Series

Further underlining its position at the forefront of high performance inspection equipment for the global food and pharmaceutical markets, LOMA SYSTEMS® (www.loma.com) has launched its revolutionary new IQ4 series of next generation metal detection systems. The cutting-edge technology offers improved sensitivity compared to previous models and a plethora of exciting ‘industry first’ features purpose designed […]

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Major International Meat Science Congress to Take Place in Cork, Ireland

  Major International Meat Science Congress to Take Place in Cork, Ireland

Teagasc will host the International Congress of Meat Science and Technology (ICoMST), in collaboration with University College Cork. This prestigious global Congress will be held in the Rochestown Park Hotel in Cork, from August 13-18, 2017. ICoMST reconvenes in Ireland after an 11- year absence.
It’s the 63rd ICoMST and the theme this year is: ‘Nurturing […]

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Tetra Pak Adopts Microsoft HoloLens to Speed-up Issue Resolution For Food Manufacturers

  Tetra Pak Adopts Microsoft HoloLens to Speed-up Issue Resolution For Food Manufacturers

Tetra Pak is revolutionising its issues diagnosis and resolution service, using mixed reality to reduce machine downtime and productivity loss for the customer, and protecting them against risks to food safety and quality.
Armed with Microsoft HoloLens mixed reality headsets, Tetra Pak on-site service engineers are now able to work “alongside” the company’s global experts who […]

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How to Achieve the Best Results From Key Ingredients Using Silverson Mixers

  How to Achieve the Best Results From Key Ingredients Using Silverson Mixers

Silverson Machines Ltd have recently released a series of new ‘How to’ videos on their YouTube channel intended to demonstrate and instruct how to get the best results from various key ingredients in the food industry.
Produced by Silverson’s videographer Emanuel Caetano, the series includes ‘How to’ information on applications such as Mixing Xanthan Gum, Dispersing […]

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The Admix Fastfeed System – Revolutionizing Batching

  The Admix Fastfeed System – Revolutionizing Batching

The Admix Fastfeed powder induction and dispersion system consistently delivers smooth product for any batch size at controlled feed rates up to 450 pounds per minute in a single pass. With hundreds of global installations, food and beverage processors rely on this system to:

Cut batch times in half
Improve operator safety and ergonomics
Reduce energy consumption up […]

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Tetra Pak Pioneers New Generation of Digital Technologies to Boost Efficiency for Customers

  Tetra Pak Pioneers New Generation of Digital Technologies to Boost Efficiency for Customers

Tetra Pak is transforming its Services by pioneering the use of the latest digital technologies. The company has launched a suite of new services for its customers, focusing on improving the ability to predict machine errors, accelerating response times, and giving the customer faster, direct access to Tetra Pak’s global expertise.
Powered by Microsoft technology, these […]

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Admix Announces Product Line-up For Interpack

  Admix Announces Product Line-up For Interpack

Admix Europe ApS will be showcasing several flagship products along with new mixing services specials at the Interpack Trade Fair in Dusseldorf, Germany on 4-10 May. With thousands of installations around the world in food, beverage, cosmetic and pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities, Admix sets the global standard in sanitary mixing across countless applications.
For 100% wetting out […]

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Primoreels Has Revolutionised Production of Ultra Filtrated White Cheese

  Primoreels Has Revolutionised Production of Ultra Filtrated White Cheese

By replacing the traditional permeable membrane with a specially developed impermeable membrane, Primoreels has radically simplified the process of producing UF white cheese.
Salting UF cast cheese using permeable membranes is a cumbersome process that requires two turns of the containers.
Primoreels has devised a two-part solution comprising:

a special impermeable membrane which eliminates the need to turn […]

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CPM Wolverine Proctor – A Total Solution Supplier For Breakfast Cereal Manufacturers

  CPM Wolverine Proctor – A Total Solution Supplier For Breakfast Cereal Manufacturers

By Robin Holding, Commercial Director, CPM Wolverine Proctor Ltd
The breakfast cereal industry sector has seen a steady growth over the last few decades with new markets such as Asia and Eastern Europe developing a taste for traditional breakfast cereals. However, in recent times, the major cereal manufacturers have been challenged by calls for recipe changes, […]

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Meat Technology Ireland Launched

  Meat Technology Ireland Launched

Meat Technology Ireland, a new Enterprise Ireland, industry-led initiative that will build a strategic research and innovation base in beef and sheepmeat processing in Ireland, has been launched. The Centre will be a ‘one-stop shop’ for meat processing research and technology, serving as a hub to co-ordinate all beef and sheepmeat processing research needs.
Meat Technology […]

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New Beer Membrane Filtration Solution Meets Requirements of Craft and Small Breweries

  New Beer Membrane Filtration Solution Meets Requirements of Craft and Small Breweries

With the development of the BMF +Flux Compact S4, Pentair makes the benefits of diatomaceous earth (DE)-free beer membrane filtration accessible to craft and small breweries. The first BMF +Flux Compact S4 systems are already operating successfully at the Princen Brewery in the Netherlands, and two other breweries in Europe.
The BMF +Flux Compact S4 is […]

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Stork AMF-i Sets the World’s Benchmark – Breast Cap Filleting Meets Intelligence

  Stork AMF-i Sets the World’s Benchmark – Breast Cap Filleting Meets Intelligence

Breast cap deboning is an extremely important stage in any poultry processing plant. During this process, end products with the highest value, such as breast fillets and tenderloins, should be harvested in the most accurate and consistent way with highest yield. That’s why markets around the world ask for the most efficient automated solutions to […]

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Pentair Offers Integrated and Sustainable Production Solutions

  Pentair Offers Integrated and Sustainable Production Solutions

The variety and complexity of products that dairy, food and beverage processors produce to stay competitive, challenges them to combine consistent quality, cost control and sustainability. Pentair’s integrated and sustainable production solutions that include a wide valve range for hygienic and aseptic processing, quality control instrumentation, membrane technology for water and product filtration, and biogas […]

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Get More Value Out of Your Dairy Based Ingredients

  Get More Value Out of Your Dairy Based Ingredients

The global market for high-value dairy based ingredients for infant, sports, and clinical nutrition is growing at high rates. At the moment, the world’s major dairy processors are expanding and refining their milk and whey processing facilities to capitalize on this opportunity, looking to get maximum value out of their product streams by means of […]

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Eilersen Electric Launches the World’s First Hygienic Beam Load Cell

  Eilersen Electric Launches the World’s First Hygienic Beam Load Cell

Eilersen is releasing a new series of digital load cells in a hygienic (aseptic) design for dynamic weighing, process weighing, filling, packaging and general weighing applications targeted primarily at food and pharma customers. The new hygienic design is unique without any exposed bellow grooves, facilitating easy cleaning to minimize the risk of bacteria and contaminants […]

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Hygienic Sealed Wall Kerbing Within Food and Drink Factories

  Hygienic Sealed Wall Kerbing Within Food and Drink Factories

In the food and drink factories it is an important factor when manufacturing, processing, packaging and distributing quality products, daily. With various processing areas in a factory it is imperative that the construction of the factory will not impede production or fail due to its impact wear.
With strict demands within the food and drink industry […]

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Goliath – A ‘Spirited’ Automation Systems Provider

  Goliath – A ‘Spirited’ Automation Systems Provider

Goliath Packaging Systems, in business since 2007, sources, supplies, installs & after-sales services a comprehensive range of End-of-Line Automation, Materials Handling & Industrial Washing equipment to the Irish Food/Beverage sector with recent projects successfully delivered for whiskey distillers such as Cooley Distillery (Beam Suntory), Bushmill’s plus William Grant & Sons amongst others.
The Goliath product range […]

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A Robot With ‘Matchmaking’ Knife

  A Robot With ‘Matchmaking’ Knife

What chicken processor would not welcome an automatic in-line system allowing him to match hour after hour, consistently accurately and with minimum give-away customer orders for fixed weight breast fillet retail packs to fillet coming off his de-boning line.
By using Innova software to link its RoboBatcher and I-Cut technologies, Marel Poultry can offer just such […]

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Key Technology Helps Processors Improve Product Quality, Increase Yield and Reduce Costs

  Key Technology Helps Processors Improve Product Quality, Increase Yield and Reduce Costs

Key Technology has a long history as a trusted supplier and partner to food processors worldwide. With the single most complete source of high performance digital sorting, conveying and other automation systems, Key helps processors improve product quality, increase yield and reduce costs.
Key’s high-performance laser/camera sorting systems – VERYX®, Manta®, Optyx®, Python, Spyder, Taurys™ and […]

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Forsyths – An Enterprising Family Business

  Forsyths – An Enterprising Family Business

There has been a Coppersmiths based in Rothes, Moray, Scotland since the mid-1850s servicing the fledgling Scotch Whisky Industry in Speyside.
In the 1890s Alexander Forsyth started his apprenticeship as a coppersmith with the then owner Robert Willison who had his main operation in Alloa in the Central Belt of Scotland. When Willison came to the […]

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Lighthouse Systems a Finalist at the Gatwick Diamond Business Awards

  Lighthouse Systems a Finalist at the Gatwick Diamond Business Awards

Lighthouse Systems, the UK-based Manufacturing Execution System (MES) vendor, is a Finalist at the Gatwick Diamond Business Awards, 2017, in the category ‘International Business of the Year’.
In the last 5 years, Lighthouse Systems has substantially grown through the continued collaboration with existing customers on one hand, and the on-boarding of new customers and larger MES/MOM […]

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MSL Engineering Continues to Grow into New Markets

  MSL Engineering Continues to Grow into New Markets

Operating from its base in Watergrasshill, Cork, Ireland, MSL Engineering Ltd (MSL) has close to four decades of industry experience as a trusted partner engaging in specialist design, fabrication, installation, testing and commissioning of process pipework, utilities and high-purity pipework, as well as installation of process and heavy equipment. MSL also manages multi-discipline sub-contractors as […]

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IFE 2017 – A Shop Window to the Future

  IFE 2017 – A Shop Window to the Future

This March, the UK’s largest pop-up supermarket for industry buyers is coming to London’s ExCeL.  Between 19–22 March, The International Food & Drink Event (IFE) will be the global shopping hub for the industry’s most influential buyers. With 1000’s of new product launches and countless innovative offerings on display across the four-day event, trade attendees are […]

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Flowcrete UK’s New White Paper Explores HACCP and What it Means for the Food Industry

  Flowcrete UK’s New White Paper Explores HACCP and What it Means for the Food Industry

Implementing an effective Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) food safety management system is a central priority for today’s food and beverage producers, as it is critical to complying with the standards of domestic and international regulatory authorities, governments and consumers.
Flowcrete UK has produced a white paper entitled What is a HACCP Food Safety […]

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GEA Meets Craft Beer Brewers at Trade Convention in the USA

  GEA Meets Craft Beer Brewers at Trade Convention in the USA

GEA will present its technology and services at the 34th Annual Craft Brewers Conference (CBC), the world’s largest trade fair for the craft brewing community. This conference, held from April 10-13, 2017, will attract craft beer brewers from all over the world to Washington, D.C. At stand 2619, GEA will welcome interested visitors to view […]

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GEA Doubles Proofing Throughput For Manufacturers of Croissant and Pain Au Chocolat

  GEA Doubles Proofing Throughput For Manufacturers of Croissant and Pain Au Chocolat

GEA has recently developed a new spiral proofing and freezing system for the production of breakfast products, such as croissants and pain au chocolat, that has the ability to double output and so solve a major problem for bakeries.
Advances in up-stream production techniques – mixing, laminating, cutting and forming – have allowed bakeries to make […]

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Tetra Pak Acquires Leading Manufacturer of Mozzarella Cheese Making Equipment

  Tetra Pak Acquires Leading Manufacturer of Mozzarella Cheese Making Equipment

Tetra Pak has acquired Johnson Industries International, a company specialising in the design, development and manufacture of equipment and lines to produce mozzarella cheese. The company also manufactures a range of cheese cutting, shredding and brining equipment.
These additions broaden Tetra Pak’s wide-ranging cheese technology portfolio and strengthen its position as a leading global provider of […]

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Aseptic Food Processing Seminar – Tuesday 4 April 2017 – Campden BRI

  Aseptic Food Processing Seminar – Tuesday 4 April 2017 – Campden BRI

Consumers’ awareness of and demand for high quality food products means that aseptic processing is a ‘hot topic’ again. The combination of continuous heat treatment and aseptic packaging can provide high quality food in a cost–effective way: shelf life is extended, hygiene and food safety are enhanced, and storage is convenient.
This seminar will cover:

Reasons for […]

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IFE 2017 – Bursting with Food and Drink Inspiration!

  IFE 2017 – Bursting with Food and Drink Inspiration!

Back for 2017, IFE (The International Food & Drink Event) is getting ready to open its doors to a fantastic, vibrant four-day food and drink extravaganza, featuring more than 1,350 food and drink suppliers. Inspiring buyers and suppliers alike, IFE 2017 is expected to welcome more than 29,000 attendees from 108 countries, over 35 industry […]

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