Food Processing & Preparation

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Products & Equipment

Crown Helps International Biscuit and Confections Create Distinct Holiday Packaging for Loc Maria Cookies in U.S. Market

December 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

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

Haliburton International Foods Taps Curwood's Newest Liquiflex® Packaging Technology to Accelerate Speed, Agility, and Cost Savings

December 14, 2012

Haliburton International Foods is the first U.S. Company to install and evaluate Curwood's new high-speed Liquiflex® 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

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation

Daimer Ships Electric Pressure Washer as Steam Cleaner Alternative for Food Factory Cleaning

December 10, 2012

WOBURN, MA, U.S.A - Daimer Industries, Inc.®, 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-Flo® 8410. The machine is an effective... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Safety & Security Equipment

Restaurant Fire Suppression Systems

December 7, 2012

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

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Linde Crust Freezers Match High-Speed Deli-Log Slicing

November 19, 2012

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

Food Processing & Preparation, Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Life Technologies Collaborates with USDA to Develop Same-Day, Multi-Strain E. coli Detection System

November 14, 2012

- 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

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Fowler Products Brings the Latest in Capping Technology to Pack Expo 2012

October 24, 2012

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

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

Romaco at PACK EXPO 2012

October 1, 2012

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

Food Processing & Preparation, Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Texture Analyzer measures quality of fresh produce.

August 8, 2012

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, ±30 kg force... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Non-Industrial Products, Retail and Sales Equipment

Vista System's Elegant Menu Boards Were Selected for a Leading Fast Food Chain in Austria

July 31, 2012

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

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools

Beveled Food Processing Blades are offered in 3.95-12 in. sizes.

July 11, 2012

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

Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing

Stock Shapes for Food Processing Improve Food Plant Productivity and Safety

July 6, 2012

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 TECAFORM® FG Blue, TECAFORM® AH ID, and... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Eagle Uncovers the Future of x-ray Inspection Technologies at Expo Pack 2012

July 5, 2012

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

Food Processing & Preparation, Services

See Beyond Inspection with Eagle at Expo Pack Mexico 2012

June 29, 2012

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

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

Tray/Absorbent Combination help keeps fresh-cut produce fresh.

June 25, 2012

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

Food Processing & Preparation, Thermal & Heating Equipment

FLAGRO USA - Turning up the Heat on Outdoor Grills!

June 5, 2012

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

Food Processing & Preparation, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Food Examination Kit measures radiation levels.

May 31, 2012

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

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Packaging Products & Equipment

Zip-Pak to Highlight Retrofitting Capabilities and Resealable Innovations at EXPO PACK

May 30, 2012

Manteno, IL - Zip-Pak, a global leader in resealable solutions and equipment, will showcase innovative products at EXPO PACK México 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

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation

Kaivac to Exhibit at Upcoming National Restaurant Association Tradeshow

May 15, 2012

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

Food Processing & Preparation, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

High-volume Freeze/chill Solutions from Linde Shift Meat Processing into "Overdrive"

May 8, 2012

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