Food Processing & Preparation

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

ProAmpac Wins Two Flexible Packaging Association Awards

March 16, 2016

Cincinnati, OH – ProAmpac, a leading global flexible packaging company, announces recognition from the Flexible Packaging Association for two Silver awards in Packaging Excellence for Duke’s Mayonnaise 8oz. Pouch and White Lily Flour Box Pouch. Duke’s Mayonnaise 8oz. Pouch is a shaped, spouted stand up pouch, a first in its category, looking to cause disruption on the shelf among all... 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 &ndash; black, flame orange, kiwi, purple, red, and yellow &ndash; 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.<br /> Read More

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

Makers Nutrition Launches Premium Stock Formulas

March 9, 2016

Hauppauge, New York - Makers Nutrition, LLC, announces its nine premium stock formulas. These supplements are intended to provide vitamin and supplement businesses with quick expansion to their product lines. A fast-growing nutraceutical company, Makers Nutrition provides product manufacturing for vitamin and supplement brands. In addition Makers Nutrition offers a full menu of services such... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Seafood Processing Equipment offers quick freezing advances.

March 7, 2016

Equipped with CO2 or liquid N2, CRYOLINE® CW (CRYOWAVE®) IQF freezer helps meet production requirements and improve product quality via use of rolling-wave action on conveyor belt that keeps seafood items separate as they are individually quick frozen. Automated chilling solutions generate CO2 snow on demand and deliver consistent temperatures across food, while SOLVOX® oxygenation systems for aquaculture help maintain fish health and maximize yield per growth cycle in fish farming. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

Air Products to Highlight Freezing and Chilling Solutions for Seafood Processors at Seafood Expo North America

March 4, 2016

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., – Air Products (NYSE: APD) will highlight its portfolio of Freshline® freezing and chilling solutions, which can help seafood processors improve production rates and capacities, improve yields, and produce quality products at lower costs, at this year's Seafood Expo North America in Boston from March 6-8. As a leader in cryogenic technology applications, Air... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Bemis Receives Best in Show and Silver Awards in the Flexible Packaging Association's 2016 Competition

March 4, 2016

OSHKOSH, Wisconsin – Bemis Company, Inc. has been honored by the Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) with two 2016 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards, receiving the highest achievement, ‘Best in Show’, for the Campbell’s Ready Meals pouch, and a silver award in the Technical Innovation category for the Smithfield foodservice package utilizing Curwood® Flow-Tite® shrink rollstock... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Safety & Security Equipment

The Unique Nitech is Now Available with Easy Donning Technology

March 2, 2016

Nitech®, the innovative, exclusive glove from Ronco is now available in a NEW formula.  This new formula makes the glove easier to don in wet, humid and moist conditions. Often workers have to resort to wearing powdered gloves in wet and moist conditions to overcome the difficulty of putting on gloves. However, powdered gloves lead to issues like powder contamination. Ronco, in keeping with... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Pre-Made Spouted Pouch holds aseptically processed products.

March 2, 2016

CleanPouch&trade; Aseptic System, which includes spout, plug, and cap combination, is designed for aseptically processed products. In addition to pouch made within clean room environment, this pre-made, sterilized spouted pouch system incorporates aseptic rotary filler. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Pull-Out Tray System minimizes labor and shrink.

February 4, 2016

Available in multiple depths, Power Zone® Pull-Out Tray&trade; System is suited for variety of store categories, including bagged produce, bagged candy, and deli meats and cheeses. System features pull-out tray with locking paddle for one-handed loading and product rotation. To accommodate various product sizes and shapes, adjustable trays come with either 5&ndash;9 in. W plastic side walls or 4&ndash;11 in. W wire side walls. Front lens is available in Standard, Tall Finger, Double Bottle, and Wide styles. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation

PHI Treatment System ensures food safety.

January 28, 2016

Providing 360° surface application on all exposed surfaces, PHI Food Surface Sanitation Tunnel Treatment System delivers 99.9% surface microbial reduction. Tunnel design has bead blast finish, NEMA enclosures for electrical ballasts, lamp status indicators, optimized heat vent, and lamp and connection design that provides watertight seal. Photohydroionization® process does not affect taste or appearance of product, and tunnel can totally treat product surface without use of chemicals. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Video Details Cryogenic Freezer That Can Boost Throughput 300%

January 25, 2016

See the impingement freezer video at IPPE 2016, Linde booth #B5853 Murray Hill New Providence, N.J., U.S. – A new video spotlights a proprietary impingement freezer from Linde LLC that can dramatically improve throughput of such products as chicken breasts, fillets, trim, beef patties, and pizza.   The five-minute video, which reviews the Linde technology and its advantages, will be... Read More

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

Atmosphere Packaging Gases extend shelf life of fresh foods.

January 21, 2016

Helping meet demand for packaged prepared foods, MAPAX® modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) gases extend shelf-life and maintain quality of fresh food products. Combination of correct pure gas or gas mixture of nitrogen, carbon dioxide, and oxygen inhibits deterioration of food naturally. Also, MAPAX helps improve distribution by enabling delivery across longer distances or on less frequent basis. This fosters logistical flexibility. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Multisorb Technologies Receives GFSI FSSC 22000 Certification for Oxygen Absorber Product Line

January 20, 2016

Buffalo, New York – Multisorb Technologies is pleased to announce its Buffalo, New York, USA facility has received Food Safety Management System FSSC 22000 certification for the design, development, manufacture and distribution of sorbents to the food and beverage industries. The certification demonstrates Multisorb's commitment to food safety and ability to manufacture products that will... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, HVAC, Materials & Material Processing

Creating Better Options in the Food Industry

January 18, 2016

Komax Systems Sanitary Mixers and Steam Heaters Dominate Today's High Quality Food Plants HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. - All too often you buy a product with that lifeless, generic taste, something to make you yearn for a day when everything was made with love. This is not, however, a necessary sacrifice when growing from small batch operations to something more robust. With the use of Komax... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Amcor Rigid Plastics Wins WorldStar 2016 Packaging Award for Unique Hot-Fill PET Bottle for PepsiCo-Lipton Tea

December 22, 2015

Company is Honored for Development of Ultra-Lightweight Hot-Fill PET Tea Container for Central America ANN ARBOR, Mich., – Amcor Rigid Plastics, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of rigid plastic packaging for food, beverage, spirits, personal/home care and healthcare industries, has been honored by the WorldStar 2016 Packaging Awards Competition, the global packaging industry’s... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Non-Industrial Products, Packaging Equipment

TricorBraun Wins Three 2016 PACT Global Leadership Awards for its Rigid Plastic Packaging

December 22, 2015

St. Louis, MO – TricorBraun, one of the world's leading providers of rigid packaging and components, has won awards in three different categories of the 2016 PAC™ Global Leadership Awards. The awards will be presented at the Awards Gala Dinner and Ceremony on January 21, 2016 at the Package Design Matters Conference in Bonita Springs, Florida, where the PAC Best of Show Awards will also... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Cryogenic Spiral Freezers from Linde Push Productivity Higher

December 15, 2015

For par-baked goods, frozen pizzas, trayed foods, meat poultry products… Murray Hill New Providence, N.J., U.S.  – Cryogenic spiral freezing solutions from Linde LLC can process a range of foods at high volume in limited space to maximize plant productivity. The portfolio includes proprietary designs that can deliver throughput to 20,000 lbs. per hour or more.  Linde cryogenic... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Sanitary Extend/Retract Conveyor runs up to 60 fpm @ 60 Hz.

December 15, 2015

Stainless steel, pneumatically controlled, quick release, tool-less belt conveyor can transport up to 50,000 lb/hr of temperature-controlled raw meat product. In addition to retractable idle and drive end with center take-up, features include check weigher, manually adjustable belt scraper with catch pan, and completely removable, retractable noser frame. Sanitary specifications included mill finish with electro-polish and continuous welds. Controls are located in offset sanitary enclosure. Read More

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

Key Ingredient Market Grows with Mettler-Toledo Safeline Signature Touch Metal Detector

December 8, 2015

Key Ingredient Market, a food processor of unique hand-crafted spreads and dips that got its start at farmers’ markets, spent its first five years using ice cream scoops to hand-fill their 6.5 oz. tubs. When this husband-and-wife team decided to expand, they needed new equipment that could help them grow. Knowing their uncompromising quality is at the heart of their success, Key Ingredient... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Test & Measuring Instruments

Oxygen Permeation Analyzer targets high-barrier applications.

November 19, 2015

Engineered to measure oxygen transmission rates for high-barrier materials and packages, OX-TRAN® Model 2/22 L is suited for food, pharmaceutical, medical device, and resin producers who want to push shelf life envelope. Barrier films can be accurately measured down to 0.005 cc/(m2 &bull; day). Automation features include RH, temperature, pressure, flow, and testing. When testing film with unknown characteristics, auto test feature determines optimal parameters and conducts test to completion. Read More