Food Processing & Preparation

Food Processing & Preparation

Sterling Technology Promotes Good Health with the Help of Mettler-Toledo Safeline

Jan 14, 2015

Sterling Technology is a pioneer. As one of the largest colostrum ingredient processors in the world, they supply major manufacturers that create nutritional supplements for immune health, digestive health and cognitive function as well as infant nutrition and more. Protecting a product that demands perfection, Sterling installed a new Gravity FlowHD metal detector from Mettler-Toledo Safeline on... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Linde Technology for Individual Quick Freezing Proves Value in Meat and Poultry

Dec 19, 2014

MURRAY HILL and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J. - Individual quick freezing (IQF) is ideal for a variety of protein products including sliced and diced poultry and beef, glazed and marinated meat, meatballs, chicken tenders and wings. Pocino Foods is among a growing number of meat and poultry processors that have proven the value of new IQF freezing technology from Linde LLC. The Cryoline® CW... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Food Processing & Preparation

Redesigned Filter Leaves Help Royal Wine Corporation Solve Production Problems

Dec 08, 2014

Royal Wine Corporation is growing and its fifteen year old filter leaves could not keep up with ever increasing production requirements.  They were faced with a major capital equipment expense of purchasing a new filtration system; tank and new leaves.  Instead they contacted Newark Wire Cloth a major supplier of filter leaves.  Marvin Greenstein, Director of Engineering suggested and... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Pneumatic 90° Transfer Produces 20 Cycles per Minute

Dec 03, 2014

Sanitation and easy access for cleaning were also key to this new system. Winneconne, WI – Multi-Conveyor ( - Multi-Conveyor recently built a pneumatic 90° transfer designed for a packaged meat operation that required products that are two or three abreast to be transferred 90 degrees at 20 cycles per minute. The... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation

Nelson Steel Technology Group and Vigano s.r.l. Secure Purchase Order for a Push/Pull Pickling Line in Zamosc, Poland for ATS, Torun, Poland

Dec 03, 2014

Nelson Steel and Vigano s.r.l. are pleased to announce that we have been selected to build a push pull pickling line for ATS in Poland. Nelson Steel will be responsible for the Process Section and Vigano is responsible for the Entry and Exit equipment on the line. The pickling line is the 76 complete Process Section that Nelson technology Group have engineered and installed over their 46 years of... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vegetable Sorting System has integrated, high-capacity design.

Dec 02, 2014

Singular system comprising 3-deck Iso-Flo® fines removal shaker or dewatering shaker, acceleration belt, and Manta® 2000 series digital sorter inspects up to 13,000 lb/hr of spinach, 12,000 lb/hr of cut romaine or iceberg lettuce, and 50,000 lb/hr of cut cabbage. Placed at receiving, after cutting, or after washing and drying, system is capable of removing 100% of foreign material with 0.5%... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Poindexter Nut Company Selects Cayman® BioPrint® and Optyx® Digital Sorters

Nov 03, 2014

Key sorters at Poindexter Nut Co. As one of the five largest walnut processors in the world, Poindexter Nut Company is an innovative industry leader. When designing their new production facility in Fowler, California USA, they searched for the technologies that would maximize their competitive edge. They selected a cascading line of three digital sorters from Key Technology that includes two... Read More

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

Innovative Plastech takes 2nd at the Annual Society of Plastics Engineers Thermoforming Parts Competition.

Oct 17, 2014

A year after winning the Judge's Prize for best overall part and the Gold Medal for The Roll-Fed Food Category at the Society of Plastics Engineers Thermoforming Parts Competition, Innovative Plastech returned to the podium as the Silver Medal Winner for the Roll-Fed Industrial Category for a set of interlocking trays to hold and display products in retail refrigerators, formed from black... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation

Mini Bakeware helps maximize bakery sales.

Sep 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

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools

Slab Former features flexible working width.

Sep 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... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Mechanical Power Transmission

Stainless Steel Gearbox exceeds hygienic standards.

Sep 12, 2014

With electro-polished 316L stainless steel surfaces and IP69K washdown performance, HLAE Hygienic Gearbox features both FDA and NSF approvals. Unit uses food-safe lubricants throughout and includes smooth PTFE shaft seal that will not trap particulate. Offering full-load efficiency above 97% with minimal backlash and high torsional stiffness, gearbox is suited for food and pharmaceutical... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Green & Clean, Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

Straight Oils suit severe cutting and grinding operations.

Sep 12, 2014

Derived from carefully selected vegetable base stocks, and augmented to provide optimized viscosity, lubricity, and oxidative stability, EQO-MAX Series is developed for severe cutting and grinding on stainless steels, titanium, and other exotic alloys in demanding industrial sectors like aerospace parts and medical devices. Oils totally eliminate foaming when running in high-pressure coolant... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Make Your Buffet Station Flexible Using Portable Modular Heated Black Glass Shelves

Aug 29, 2014

Hatco® Corporation's Portable Modular Heated Black Glass Shelf offers greater buffet line flexibility than ever before. This unique heated shelf: keeps food hot and delicious using a thermostatically-controlled heated base with electronic temperature control settings; features a food-safe black tempered glass top surface; is made with durable stainless steel; and is easy to clean due to... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Non-Industrial Products

New from Hatco Multi Contact Grill

Aug 29, 2014

Hatco's innovative multi-purpose grill (MCG) offers flexibility, ease of cleaning and precision cooking performance. It provides operators with reliable quality for years of trouble free versatile cooking. The Multi Contact Grill includes enamel coated, rust and scratch resistant cast iron plates. Both grooved and smooth are available and coupled with a quick-change feature, to provide... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Food Processing & Preparation

Add Sophistication to Your Carving Station with Hatco's Decorative Counter Mount

Aug 28, 2014

Add Sophistication to Your Carving Station with Hatco's Decorative Counter Mount Milwaukee, WI – The Counter Mount DCS from Hatco® Corporation is elegantly and specially designed to be permanently mounted to any appropriate counter or shelf, providing foodservice operators with an attractive carving display for their chef stations. Ideal for areas that do not offer ceiling installation,... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Retail and Sales Equipment

Full Size Cooling Wells keep food at preferred temperature.

Aug 27, 2014

Insulated on sides and bottom to ensure cold retention, Drop-In Ice Wells can hold various cold food products at preferred serving temperatures for foodservice operations. There are no refrigeration or electrical components. These ice-cooled units, suited for salad bars, cold buffets, and chilled beverage bars, are full-size wells available suited for holding 1- to 6-pan configurations. Pan... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Retail and Sales Equipment

Soup Stations keep soup at safe-serving temperatures.

Aug 27, 2014

Available to accommodate two 7 or 11 quart round pans, SW Soup Stations distribute heat evenly throughout to keep soups hot and fresh at desired temperatures. Insulated stainless steel design facilitates maintenance and ensures durability. With infinite switches and indicator lights on both ends of unit, operator can use each switch to control nearest well. Accessories include upper shelf,... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Test & Measuring Instruments

On-Site Leak Test Instrument can serve diverse industries.

Jul 15, 2014

Based on negative pressure method, i-PROCESS 6200 Leak Test and Data Processing System performs leak tests with use of compressed air, vacuum generator, and pressure sensor. Instrument can also test seal performance of specimens after falling and compression tests with precision up to 1% FS. While degree of vacuum can be set from 0 to -90 KPa, vacuum retention time can be set from 30–999... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation

Omega-3 Oil Blend increases nutrients without adding flavor.

Jun 25, 2014

Able to help food manufacturers boost nutritional benefits of their products, IngreVita™ is blend of high oleic canola oil, fish oil, and proprietary antioxidants that delivers long-chain omega-3s (EPA and DHA) which promote heart health and brain development. This ingredient serves manufacturers looking to include long-chain omega-3s in their food and beverage formulations. With handling... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Bemis Receives DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation

Jun 12, 2014

NEENAH, Wis. - Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE:BMS) received two DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation at DuPont's recognition celebration, held recently in Wilmington, Delaware. Bemis was presented a Silver Award for Technological Advancement for the Hillshire Brands® Heat Fresh™ package and a Silver Award for Enhanced User Experience for the Fugini standup pouch for vegetables. "We are honored... Read More