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Crown Helps International Biscuit and Confections Create Distinct Holiday Packaging for Loc Maria Cookies in U.S. MarketDec 18, 2012
Philadelphia, PA - Distinctive packaging plays a critical role in the success of the growing, premium snack, biscuit and confection brands that International Biscuit and Confections, Inc. (IBC) distributes in the United States. CROWN Speciality Packaging North America, a business unit of Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCK) (Crown) (www.crowncork.com), recently partnered with IBC to build unique... Read More
Haliburton International Foods Taps Curwood's Newest Liquiflex® Packaging Technology to Accelerate Speed, Agility, and Cost SavingsDec 14, 2012
Haliburton International Foods is the first U.S. Company to install and evaluate Curwood's new high-speed LiquiflexÂ® VFFS continuous motion packaging equipment for bulk foodservice pouch applications. In the past five months alone, the company has more than doubled run speeds, downgauged packaging material as much as 30% and significantly reduced product giveaway. Oshkosh, Wisconsin -... Read More
WOBURN, MA, U.S.A - Daimer Industries, Inc.Â®, the internationally recognized American brand of industrial and commercial pressure washer systems, including hot water pressure washer equipment, gas pressure washer machines, and steam pressure washer machines with hundreds of models sold to customers located in 200 nations, is shipping the unique Vapor-FloÂ® 8410. The machine is an effective... Read More
Master Fire Prevention Systems has an innovative restaurant fire suppression system they are offering. With the hustle and bustle-waiters, cooks, and staff going in and out of kitchens, things can get hectic. Mistakes can be made. By having a restaurant fire detection and suppression system installed, you're taking the best precaution to ensure that your employees are safe as well as satisfying... Read More
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J. - Spinning at up to 2000 RPMs, high-speed deli-log slicers can be optimized for high repeatability with crust-freezing know-how and high-efficiency cryogenic freezers from Linde. Less-than-perfect slicing can affect stacking of slices, and create "strings" and other hang-ups that add to product losses and slow production. "With deli meats averaging more than $7/... Read More
- RapidFinder(TM) STEC simultaneously screens for seven harmful E. coli strains - Accurate screening performed in 10 hours, reduces standard six-day process - Test receives Letter of No Objection from USDA CARLSBAD, Calif. - Life Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: LIFE) has received a Letter of No Objection from the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA-FSIS)... Read More
The company's 2012 exhibit features demonstrations and information on aluminum roll-on capping, the latest in electronic torque control capping and inspection/rejection systems, and the new pulsed-light sanitation system that eliminates the need for aggressive chemicals to sanitize closures. (Fowler Products Pack Expo 2012 Booth #3906) Athens, GA - Fowler Products, powered by Pro Mach, will... Read More
At this year's PACK EXPO Romaco will show a tube filling machine for the primary packaging of pharmaceuticals and cosmetics along with selected process technologies. Unipac U 2060 tube filler The Romaco Unipac U 2060 automatic tube filler has an enclosed design that meets ergonomic requirements. With its compact structure and a footprint of less than one and a half square metres, the unit is easy... Read More
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Operated via graphical touchscreen interface, MDT-2 Computerized Penetrometer and Texture Analyzer helps growers, packers, and retailers track and manage quality of fruits and vegetables. Portable instrument, along with crispness measurement, provides creep measurement for assessing viscous deformation of fruit or vegetable interior. Features include 5 mg firmness sensitivity, Â±30 kg force... Read More
Vista System International, a world leader in Modular Curved Frame Technology (MCFT), recently supplied its elegant menu boards to "Austroflex Lichtreklame Erzeugung" for installation at one of the branches of "U-Box" in Vienna, a leading fast food chain In Austria. More of Vista System's menu boards and signs will be installed at other branches of the chain in the future. The client required... Read More
MeatMiser Generation II Food Processing Blades are designed with arcuates or swooping teeth that cut in long arc without tearing into food, allowing for smooth meat slices. Manufactured with 400-series grade stainless steel, blades are heat-treated to maximize durability and operating life. They are also beveled on each side, each bevel featuring two different angles to optimize efficiency. Units... Read More
The Ensinger's food grade products provide ways to increase efficiency of food processing equipment while reducing downtime and the risk of product contamination. These food grade products offer typical thermoplastics advantages such as lighter weight, self lubrication, and corrosion/chemical resistance. In addition, Ensinger recently introduced TECAFORMÂ® FG Blue, TECAFORMÂ® AH ID, and... Read More
Manufacturers take a closer look at x-ray inspection with advanced x-ray product inspection systems for the food & beverage industry Mexico City - In an ever-changing regulatory environment with new packaging formats and products being continuously introduced to the market, manufacturers and processors are under pressure to employ the most effective contaminant detection and product inspection... Read More
Inaugural showcasing of Eagle's advanced x-ray inspection systems in Latin America Tampa, Florida - Eagle Product Inspection will demonstrate how its advanced x-ray inspection technologies have evolved to meet the changing needs of the food and beverage industries at Expo Pack Mexico 2012 in Mexico City (26-29 June), Booth 6710. Systems on display will include Eagle's new Pack 240 XE, designed... Read More
UltraFreshSystem(TM) consists of custom-designed, thermoformed Sonoco tray and Paper Pak Industries' UltraZapXtendaPak food safety pad. While latter absorbs excess moisture inside package and emits steady stream of CO2 to reduce growth of microorganisms, tray includes insert to channel liquid away from the product. Composite surface of tray also accelerates sealing at lower temperatures,... Read More
Burnsville, MN - Silver Giant Grill, Model SGC-72N (Natural Gas) from Flagro USA was recently installed in the Student Union Cafeteria at a California University. Although this unit can be purchased as a built-in model for a more permanent and upscale application, the university decided to purchase the portable model which was more suited to their needs. The 48" Silver Giant Grill was introduced... Read More
Supplied in Pelican-Style hard wheeled case, Model 971 Food-SSAFE Kit utilizes NaI detector and software algorithm to measure and report nuclear radiation found in fish and meat products, liquids, and soil samples. Food products are placed in Marinelli beaker then insulated with lead shield. Data is collected in Model 970 Multi-Channel Analyzer and then processed with NOMAD micro-PC. In addition... Read More
Manteno, IL - Zip-Pak, a global leader in resealable solutions and equipment, will showcase innovative products at EXPO PACK MÃ©xico 2012, June 26-29 at Centro Banamex, Mexico City at Booth 1712. During the show, company executives will be available to discuss its retrofitting capabilities and exhibit a variety of the company's top-selling resealable technologies. As the only zipper supplier... Read More
Hamilton, OH - Kaivac, developers of the No-Touch Cleaning(TM) system and the new OmniFlex(TM) Crossover Cleaning System, announces they will be exhibiting at this year's National Restaurant Association Tradeshow (NRA), opening at Chicago's McCormick Center on May 5, 2012, and running through May 8. The National Restaurant Association Tradeshow is one of the largest tradeshows in the United... Read More
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S. - With protein processors under pressure to improve productivity, Linde North America is showcasing a range of patented cryogenic freezing/chilling solutions at AMI 2012 that can shift processing lines into a higher gear - with higher throughput and higher yields. Linde is highlighting state-of-the-art technologies specifically designed to freeze/ chill... Read More