Food Processing & Preparation

Material Handling & Storage, Food Processing & Preparation

Food Storage Containers help prevent cross-contamination.

October 22, 2014

Using RimGlow™ technology to provide transparent color, StorPlus™ Color Coded Food Storage Containers help meet standard as part of complete HACCP program. Color coding aims to prevent cross-contamination and optimize identification. Featuring dishwasher-safe, polycarbonate design, containers come in 3½, 5, and 8½ gallon sizes measuring 12 x 18 x 6 in., 12 x 18 x 9 in., and 18 x 26 x 6 in., respectively. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Services

Validation Service tests polymeric cartridge filters.

October 15, 2014

Available for polymeric cartridge filters used within pharmaceutical industry, in-process Product Validation Service ensures compliance with standards set by regulatory authorities including U.S. FDA, European Pharmacopeia, and ISO 13408-2. Company will provide independent testing for chemical compatibility, extractables, leachables, and bacterial retention. This is in line with recommendations of Parenteral Drug Association’s Technical Report 26 'Sterilizing Filtration of Liquids'. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Food Processing & Preparation, Green & Clean

Mushroom Containers are made from 80% recycled content.

September 23, 2014

Available to mushroom growers and packers, Ultratill™ low-density PETE (LDPETE) containers are compatible with standard wrapping equipment and manufactured with 80% recycled post-consumer material. Square and rectangular designs help optimize shelf space utilization, while standard and custom colors can complement specific branding. While 5.52 x 4.896 x 2.3 in. and 5.526 x 7.526 x 1.45 in. sizes offer 8 oz volume, 5.526 x 7.526 x 2.215 in. size offers 16 oz volume. Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments, Food Processing & Preparation

X-Ray Inspection System targets food manufacturers.

September 22, 2014

In addition to performing foreign object detection, NextGuard X-ray Platform is capable of inspecting packaged products for flaws such as missing pieces or components using customizable vision software. Several algorithms detect less dense contaminants such as glass or rocks in complex textured products such as nuts or tea bag boxes. Utilizing density information in X-ray image, optional mass estimation software can estimate weight and detect under/over filled products. Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Non-Industrial Products, Food Processing & Preparation, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Protective Covers fit half size bakery racks.

September 19, 2014

Protecto® SUPRO-14-EC-1/2 covers half sized bakery racks, which stand 38 in. tall. Constructed from clear, .010 in. thick, phthalate-free, tin-free, lead-free, and heavy metal-free PVC, cover separates contents from adverse environmental factors and helps prevent food spoilage. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation

Mini Bakeware helps maximize bakery sales.

September 17, 2014

Constructed of durable 26-gauge aluminized steel, Chicago Metallic Mini Bakeware creates on-trend single-serving baked goods, including cakes, brownies, and cheesecakes. Trays measure 11.125 x 15.75 in. and are coated with AMERICOAT® and silicone bakery release coating to ensure easy removal of baked goods. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation

External Protection Valve helps keep packaged coffee fresh.

September 17, 2014

Applied to coffee packaging to prevent product deterioration, V55 allows roasting gas to escape without allowing oxygen and external odors to enter bag/can. This maintains aroma of packaged product while also preventing bag from bloating. Coffee manufacturers can apply up to 150 of these 0.49 x 0.49 x 0.014 in. valves per minute, and valve offers reliable opening and closing pressure to ensure optimal product quality. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Food Processing & Preparation

Slab Former features flexible working width.

September 16, 2014

Designed to minimize or eliminate trim when processing masses for cereal, candy, protein, and fruit bars, WRF 600 Flex Roller Former enables width changes without production stoppages. System features smooth slab former with flexible working width allowing step-less and tool-free adjustments for precise cutting of bars in different sizes. As standard feature, slab thickness can be continuously adjusted between 0.196–1.181 in. WRF 600 features hygienic design and offers access from all sides. Read More