Food Processing & Preparation

Adhesives & Sealants, Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Packaging Products & Equipment

Dow Features 100% PE Recyclable Stand Up Pouch at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2013

September 26, 2013

®TM Trademark of The Dow Chemical Company ("Dow") or an affiliated company of Dow Dow Features 100% PE Recyclable Stand Up Pouch at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2013 Award-winning design to be on display at the Dow sponsored The Showcase of Packaging Innovations® MIDLAND, Mich. – Dow is proud to once again serve as title sponsor of this year's The Showcase of Packaging Innovations® at PACK EXPO... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Food Processing & Preparation, Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission

Fresh on the Table: Polymers for Increased Food Safety

September 20, 2013

Detectable, lubricant-free, FDA-conforming, chemical-resistant and anti-microbial – igus® polymer solutions for safe and residue-free food production. East Providence, RI — Designers and operators of food production lines must adhere to strict food hygiene regulations from the FDA to ensure consumers can buy food safely. This includes avoiding any kind of contamination such as from foreign... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Products & Equipment

Multisorb Releases New Video - Fresh Meat Processors and Retailers See Benefits with the MAPLOX Program

July 18, 2013

Buffalo, New York – Multisorb Technologies has announced the release of its newest program video. The video features its MAPLOX® Program – a low oxygen modified atmosphere packaging system for case-ready meat. The MAPLOX Program benefits meat processors and retailers alike. For the processor, the program offers many great benefits including a distribution life of up to 20 days, optimized... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Capsugel Receives Vegan Certification for Its Portfolio of Vegetarian Capsules

July 18, 2013

The award further enhances attractiveness of the capsules to the exploding lifestyle-driven market Greenwood, SC and Morristown, NJ – Capsugel, a global leader in innovative dosage forms and solutions for the healthcare industry, announced today that it has been awarded Vegan certification for four capsules in its portfolio of vegetarian capsules.   The capsules are Vcaps®, Vcaps®... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Storage Rack organizes bakery decorating tips.

July 5, 2013

Featuring 4 rows, Bakery Tip Organizer/Storage Rack holds total of 62 cake decorating tips. Top 2 rows accommodate 14 large point tips per row, while bottom 2 rows accommodate 17 small point tips per row. Rack also features 6 hooks on bottom for use with additional decorating tools and utensils. Measuring 20 x 18 in., rack is constructed of white powder-coated metal wire with integrated loops... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Green & Clean

Pop-Up Interfolded Deli/Bakery Sheets are made with 100% PCR.

June 14, 2013

Produced using 100% PCR (post-consumer recycled plastic), Envirosheets™ offer alternative to wax or paper sheets and provide way for supermarkets, delis, bakeries, and convenience stores to meet sustainability goals. Each bakery/deli interfolded sheet, 100% made from recycled milk jugs, meets FDA guidelines for direct food contact. Along with interfolded design that facilitates grabbing,... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Services

Goodhart Sons Inc. Revamps Food Processing Equipment During Six Day Shutdown

June 13, 2013

Goodhart Sons, Inc., a steel fabricator and installer in Lancaster, PA. was recently contracted by a food manufacturing company to perform the design, fabrication and installation of six (6) rectangular stainless steel silos including the removal of the existing silos. The fabrication consisted of the six stainless steel silos being polished to the customer specifications and delivery to the job... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Safety & Security Equipment

XGuard Adjustable Food Shield Patent Issued to BSI

May 22, 2013

Denver, Colorado – BSI, LLC, a leader in food service equipment and fabrication, was issued a patent for the XGuard Adjustable food guard for its innovative ability to let operators move the glass back and forth as well as up and down while still changing the glass angle. The application for this patent (Patent No. US 8,403,430 B2) was filed on February 7, 2011, and can be viewed on the US... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation, Green & Clean

CRC® Hydroforce Surface Sanitizer

April 23, 2013

HydroForce® Surface Sanitizer is a quaternary based no mix, ready-to-use product. This product is designed for use in food processing plants, manufacturing facilities, dairies, meat & poultry processing plants, food service establishments, and public eating establishments where sanitation of food contact surfaces is of prime importance. When used as directed, HydroForce® Surface Sanitizer... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Food Processing & Preparation, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Baumer Hygienic Sensors for Food Processing and Packaging

April 18, 2013

Broad Product Portfolio Available in Hygienic and Wash Down Designs Southington, Conn. – To meet the demanding requirements associated with processing and packaging food products, Baumer offers a broad portfolio of photoelectric, liquid level, inductive, and ultrasonic hygienic sensors designed to withstand chemicals and/or high pressure washdowns. For volume measurement in meat and cheese... Read More

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

Shrink Bag packages fresh or frozen poultry.

April 12, 2013

Designed to protect poultry during refrigeration and transport, Poultry Shrink Bag combines rounded bottom and glossy appearance to create final packaging for any whole bird or breast pack on grocery shelf. High-abuse bags virtually eliminate leaks and are available in clear, translucent, or opaque colors, with up to 7 color printing available on both front and back. Bags can be vacuum... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Products & Equipment

Matrix Brings Its Top Coffee Packaging Machines to the 25th Specialty Coffee Exposition, April 12-14 in Boston

April 4, 2013

The Elete, Mercury HS, and Matrix X vertical form-fill-seal machines from Matrix give coffee companies a choice of three rugged and capable automated packaging solutions designed to deliver a variety of benefits (Matrix Booth # 1127) SAUKVILLE, Wis. – Matrix Packaging Machinery, powered by Pro Mach, will showcase at the 25th Specialty Coffee Association Exposition, April 12-14 at the Boston... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Airgas to Discuss Efficiency of FreezeRight(TM) IQF Cryogenic Freezer at the Boston International Seafood Show, March 10 - 12

March 18, 2013

RADNOR, PA - Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) announced today that it will exhibit at the Boston International Seafood Show, March 10 - 12, and discuss the efficiency of the Airgas FreezeRight™ IQF cryogenic freezer for processors of Individually Quick Frozen (IQF) products. The FreezeRight IQF was specifically designed to meet the delicate handling requirements of scallops, shrimp, and other seafood.... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Equine ID Kit detects horse DNA in meat products.

March 11, 2013

Optimized for use in Applied Biosystems Real-Time PCR instruments, RapidFinder™ Equine ID Kit detects presence of equine DNA extracted from meat samples to help allay public concern. Kit provides all reagents required for 48 reactions. Detection limit is 0.01% (w/w) in fresh meat and includes positive control consisting of 0.1% horse DNA. RapidFinder™ Quant Equine Set has quantification... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation, Green & Clean, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Products & Equipment

Ampac Wins Two Flexible Packaging Association Awards

March 5, 2013

Cincinnati, OH — Ampac, the world's leader in creative packaging solutions, has won two Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) awards – Gold in Environmental & Sustainability Achievement for its Savvy Green No.2 Pouch, and Silver in Packaging Excellence for Campbell's Skillet Sauces. Ampac's No.2 Pouch has been commercialized in several new applications including a first of its kind in the... Read More

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

Ampac Wins Multiple Awards for Innovative New Products

February 8, 2013

Cincinnati, OH - Ampac, the world's leader in creative flexible packaging, announces several recent award recognitions won by Ampac for Campbell's Skillets pouch, Tesco Finest Chicken Stock retort pouch, Poli Paté, Savvy Green Laundry Detergent pouch, and Wolf Garten Refill Bag. Ampac's newest award recognition is from The WorldStar Packaging Organization, winning for two pouches in the Food... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Products & Equipment

Leak Resistant Stretch Overwrapper wraps 40 trays/min.

January 28, 2013

Designed for red meat, pork, poultry, and produce packers, Model 500im accommodates trays from 5.75 x 8 in. to 10 x 15 in. and tray heights up to 5 ¼ in. Intermittent motion end-seal machine features stainless steel frame, servo-driven technology, and gripper chain stretch technology which provides consistent film stretch. Control panel can store up to 50 tray programs, while welded center... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Air Products to Illustrate the High Efficiency of Freshline® Tunnel Freezers at IPPE

January 17, 2013

Process Freezing with Liquid Nitrogen Can Save Poultry and Meat Manufacturers Time and Space LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. - Air Products (NYSE: APD) will highlight its Freshline® liquid nitrogen (LIN) tunnel freezers - which can freeze and chill poultry and meat faster than mechanical freezers six times their size-at the International Production and Processing Expo (IPPE) in Atlanta, Ga. from January... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Eriez® E-Z Tec® XR-Pack is Ideal for Packaging Applications

January 2, 2013

Erie, PA - Eriez® introduces its new E-Z Tec® XR-Pack X-Ray Inspection System. This X-Ray Inspection System has been specifically designed to provide unmatched protection for packaging applications. The state-of-the-art E-Z Tec XR-Pack X-Ray Inspection System exhibits superior performance in identifying contaminants, scanning for missing or broken products, and mass inspection, to guarantee... Read More

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

MPE Grinding and Conveying: Complete System Solutions for Coffee

December 20, 2012

Modern Process Equipment Corporation (MPE, Chicago, IL) features its innovative engineering resources and equipment manufacturing capabilities to handle your complete coffee system requirements. Their powerful range of grinding equipment and reliable Chain-Vey conveyor also offer superior solutions for coffee producers worldwide. With grinding capacities from 200 to 20,000 pounds per hour, and... Read More