Food Processing & Preparation

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Graphic Packaging Wins Several Awards at the Paperboard Packaging Council's 2016 Competition

November 19, 2016

ATLANTA, Nov. 17, 2016 - Graphic Packaging International, Inc. (NYSE: GPK) won a total of seven awards at the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) 2016 Awards competition in late October. This year's event was held in San Antonio, TX. The prestigious awards competition is one of the industry's premier events for recognizing advancements in paperboard packaging design.

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Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing

MonoSol's Water Soluble Film Technology provides odorless films.

October 31, 2016

Transparent, tasteless and odorless, MonoSol's water soluble film is an easy to use medium to deliver personal care and cosmetic products in pre-measured pouches. Food grade film pouches dissolve and release contents when exposed to water. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation

Neogen's AccuPoint Advanced Receives AOAC Approval

October 14, 2016

LANSING, Mich., Sept. 19, 2016 - Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG) announced today that it has received approval from the AOAC Research Institute for its rapid and accurate AccuPoint Advanced ATP Sanitation Monitoring System. Neogen's AccuPoint Advanced is the first sanitation monitoring system to receive an AOAC approval, and this approval follows a recent study by NSF International that...Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Food Packaging promotes spoilage prevention and sustainability.

October 14, 2016

Compliant with How2Recycle store drop-off recycling stream, easy tear polyethylene pouch reduces food waste and promotes sustainability. Customizable moisture barrier, oxygen barrier, and closures options are available. Solutions include stand-up, shaped, spouted, and fitmented pouches; wicketed and flat-bottom bags; rigid plastic packaging; and lidding. Re-sealable closures, coating technologies, laser scoring, and clear barrier solutions protect against oxygen, moisture and UV light. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Modular Systems target cookie and confectionery producers.

October 4, 2016

Offering full-servo product transfer for gentle handling of cookies and crackers on edge, Modular System consists of loader, transfer unit, feeder, Pack 301 LS horizontal flow wrapper, GD series Paloma D3 robot, and Kliklok Enterprise endload cartoner. For confectionery producers requiring shorter production runs and flexibility in pack styles, another system includes SVE 3220 DZ vertical form-fill-seal machine with CCM 3100 case packer for packing of stand-up and lay-flat bags on one machine. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Linde Canada to Showcase Food Processing Technologies for Improved Quality, Efficiency and Productivity at Packaging Conference

September 28, 2016

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario - Linde Canada's food experts invite food processors to its booth at the PAC to the Future Conference to be held on September 28 and 29 at the Hilton Niagara Falls Hotel in Niagara Falls, Canada. The conference will explore what emerging concepts, packaging innovations and technologies will flourish in the future. "We're inviting food processors to our booth to...Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Food Processing & Preparation, HVAC

Self-Cleaning Hood System drastically reduces grease build-up.

September 21, 2016

By cleaning both sides of filters in place along with inside of exhaust plenum, Accurex GWAE Auto Scrubber Hood System eliminates need for daily removal and cleaning. Product features 2 in. gravity drain that captures grease from pitched grease trough, single control panel that controls multiple hood sections or duct sumps, and tool-less access panels that facilitate maintenance and inspection. System is suited for heavy grease producing appliances such as char broilers, fryers, and griddles. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation

Frozen Block Grinder Demonstrates Versatility on Pet Food Processing Line

August 26, 2016

The Model 16 -12 Frozen Block Grinder was recently manufactured for a Pet Food Manufacturer. At the beginning of the line, it performs pre-breaking, then the product travels to final grinding operations. The grinder takes 40 – 60 lb. blocks of frozen meat and grinds them from kidney plate size (approximately ”) to ”. The grinder is integrated with a tilting hopper and a sanitation...Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

T.H.E.M. Supports Launch of Innovative Beer Concentrate in Snapsil Single-serve Portion Pack

August 12, 2016

Marlton, NJ - Technical Help in Engineering and Marketing (T.H.E.M.), a leading provider of flexible packaging solutions, is providing contract packaging services for the introduction of a line of innovative craft beer concentrates from the Foxboro Brewing Company, Inc. (foxborobrewing.com). T.H.E.M.’s NJ-based facility provides contract manufacturing...Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Belt-Fed Digital Sorters combine smart and Hi-Res technologies.

August 12, 2016

Able to detect and remove sub-millimeter size defects and foreign material while virtually eliminating false rejects, belt-fed VERYX® food sorters provide sustainable, all-sided surface inspection. Customizable and modular design can be tailored to product characteristics and production objectives regarding choice of sensors, sensor positions, lighting, separation/ejection system, product handling, and software. Smart features enable virtually unattended operation during normal operation. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing

Reading Bakery Systems Adds Expanded Snack System to Science and Innovation Center

August 11, 2016

ROBESONIA, PA, – Reading Bakery Systems (RBS), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of baking and process systems for the global food industry, has added an automated expanded snack system to its Science Innovation Center in Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania. The installed expanded snack system allows real-world production of a wide variety of expanded snacks from corn, rice and other...Read More

Food Processing & Preparation

Bacon Flavor Ingredient meets natural labeling requirements.

August 8, 2016

Designed for use in food and beverage applications, Bacon Dithiazine meets all natural labeling requirements set forth by United States and European Union. Product is manufactured using plant-based, non-virgin biomass streams as starting material. It utilizes proprietary, non-GMO fermentation technology and is certified vegan and kosher. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Cutting Tool trims beef, pork, and poultry.

June 17, 2016

Offering multiple sized trimmers for different steps of meat cutting process, TurboTrim helps maximize productivity and product yield. Unit features stainless steel blades, adjustment-free housing, and quiet operation with minimal vibration. Stainless steel motor assembly has slide out bracket which allows motor to be removed for cleanup without tools. For operator comfort and minimized fatigue, cutter features ergonomically designed, hard plastic handle and lightweight handpiece. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Lollicup USA to Showcase Products at NRA Show in Chicago

May 24, 2016

CHICAGO - Lollicup USA will showcase many of its products at booth 1464 at the National Restaurant Association's annual show this weekend. NRA Show will be held at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL, and will feature more than 63,000 professionals, according to the National Restaurant Association. Thousands of attendees gather each year to learn more about companies within the foodservice...Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Paints & Coatings

Whitford's New Eterna Bakeware Coating Lasts as Much as 33 Times Longer than the Competition

May 23, 2016

Whitford’s patented Eterna cookware coating set a whole new standard for extra-long-lasting release when it was launched. Now Whitford brings the same concept of better, longer-lasting release to bakeware, providing the longest-lasting nonstick life of all the many bakeware coatings Whitford labs have tested. In the high-sugar muffin test, conventional coatings achieve an average of 6...Read More

Food Processing & Preparation

The K2 Divider is Fully Automatic with Adjustable Variable Speed and Can be Used with Shaping Table

May 23, 2016

Can be used as stand alone divider rounder or for example with a shaping table. German Design and Manufacturing - take advantage of the attractive record low Euro/USD exchange rate and call us immediately. Weight ranges available: 1.1 oz to 3.0 oz 1.25 oz to 3.2 oz 1.4 oz to 3.5 oz 1.6 oz to 3.9 oz 1.7 oz to 4.0 oz **weight range is dough dependent Also available as special...Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Cascades EVOK Expands into the US with Johnsonville Fresh Sausage Products

May 6, 2016

KINGSEY FALLS, QC– Cascades inc. (TSX: CAS), a leader in the recycling and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products, is pleased to announce the arrival of Cascades EVOK on the American market in collaboration with Johnsonville Sausage. This is the first national sausage brand to use polystyrene foam trays which are made of 25% recycled content and now manufactured in the...Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Coveris Presents Innovative Meat Packaging Solutions at IFFA 2016

April 27, 2016

Coveris, the world’s sixth largest plastic packaging solutions provider, will present its wide range of flexible and rigid packaging offerings for meat at this year’s IFFA. Next to solutions for assorted meat and dried foods, the Company will showcase products for meat and poultry derivatives, delicatessen products, offal, giblets and ready meals. This year’s fair stand will display...Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Bemis Company Receives Highest Achievement Award from Flexible Packaging Association

March 31, 2016

NEENAH, Wis.– Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE:BMS) has been recognized by the Flexible Packaging Association during its 60th annual awards program with the Highest Achievement Award for the Campbell’s Ready Meals pouch. “We are honored to be acknowledged, along with our customer, for this innovative new package,” said William Jackson, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Bemis...Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Non-Industrial Products

Silicone Trivet meets needs of kitchens and canners.

March 10, 2016

Constructed of silicone, Blossom Trivet can serve as hot pad, decorative table protection, and canning accessory. Product comes in various colors – black, flame orange, kiwi, purple, red, and yellow – and can also work well when water bathing in smaller kettles that do not have canning rack or if jars are too small for traditional canning racks. In addition to linking together to cover larger areas, design allows nested storage. Trivet can be cleaned by washing it in warm soapy water.
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