Wal-Mart may be in trouble after a customer reported that he was injured when drinking what he had believed to be store brand water, but contained a chemical similar to window cleaner.
If necessity is the mother of invention, it makes sense that winery wastewater, and the challenge of treating it, continually produces innovation in the wastewater industry.
Beer connoisseurs say there’s a special ingredient in Philadelphia-brewed beer that makes the taste stand out: tap water.
This is part two of a two part paper addressing the value of implementing a real time operations infrastructure to gain visibility, productivity and throughput, quality management, and real time asset utilization; all of which extend the value of plant to business integration.
This is part one of a two part paper addressing the value of implementing a real time operations infrastructure to gain visibility, productivity and throughput, quality management, and real-time asset utilization; all of which extend the value of plant to business integration.
Manufacturers in both the process and discrete manufacturing industries should consider condition monitoring (CM) for critical assets to improve the effectiveness of their maintenance resources. Typical benefits include improved uptime, asset longevity, cost control, yield/quality and safety. Now is the time for users to re-evaluate their condition monitoring strategies and consider taking advantage of available pack-aged predictive maintenance (PdM) applications to leverage their existing process and smart device data.
For the past 18 months, we have used a new, highly efficient membrane technology for beverage carbonation. By Joseph Mackey and John Mojonnier
It is becoming more common that systems operate with less chemical usage for food and beverage applications.
CPF, Inc./Northeast Hot Fill Co-op, Inc. needed to minimize the cost of their water and sewage, at their producing purified bottled water, in Ayer, Massachusetts. This facility is one of the largest bottlers in the U.S. producing 26 million cases of finished beverage annually, including eight million cases of Aquafina brand.
The Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) Industry relies on continuous product innovation to introduce successful new products and drive business growth.
Tulip, one of Denmark’s leading producers of processed food for the domestic and export market, produces around 90 tons of sausages each day. A large proportion of these – about 60 tons a day – is packaged under a modified atmosphere of carbon dioxide and nitrogen to keep the product fresh and improve its shelf life. This case study shows how the company improved its efficiency by installing a Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) system.
Colour measurement in liquids plus other quality control analyses were conducted in two labs using a number of different instruments. This resulted in laboratory staff wasting time and energy running from one location to another.
Learn how the loaded ASBC methods makes the UV-VIS Spectrophotometer one of the most important single pieces of analytical kit in the brewery lab.
QAD Inc., a leading provider of enterprise software and services for global manufacturing companies, recently announced four new members for its QAD Global Partner Network
On November 24th, The Döhler Group and International Dispensing Corporation (IDC) (IDND) hosted a visit to Döhler’s Asia-Pacific headquarters in Shanghai by President Gu Zhenhua and Secretary General Jiang Peizhen of the Shanghai Food Safety Federation
Reflecting on the significant impact of small and independent craft breweries in 2016, the Brewers Association—the not-for-profit trade association dedicated to small and independent American brewers—looked back on the defining beer moments of 2016
Starbucks Corporation recently announced that Kevin Johnson, president and chief operating officer and a 7-year member of the Starbucks Board of Directors, will expand his responsibilities and assume the role and responsibilities of president and chief executive officer, effective April 3, 2017
QAD Inc., a leading provider of enterprise software and services for global manufacturing companies, recently announced that the QAD Blog has been named Best Vendor Blog by ERP Focus
Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG), the world leader in niche peristaltic pumps and associated fluid path technologies, has acquired Aflex Hose Limited and its subsidiary Aflex Hose USA LLC (Aflex) through its parent company Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc, for £61.4 million
With the successful passing of legalization in California, Phivida Inc. has officially launched their premium line of Hemp Oil products into the USA health and wellness marketplace. Phivida products are now available online at phivida.com and coming soon to a national network of retail distribution across the USA
Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits (“Southern Glazer’s”) — the largest North American wine and spirits distribution company — announced a new structure and appointments within the Control Region, effective December 1, 2016
Remtec Automation, LLC, a leader in flexible robotic automation, today announced it has seen a sharp rise in the number of automated robotic material handling, pick-and-place, palletizing and case-packing projects
The all-new fully motorised vertical spindle attachment from Packline has been designed to enable the handling, lifting and rotation of rolls of film, foil, paper and other packaging materials. The roll handling attachment is constructed from stainless steel and suitable for the food and pharmaceutical industries as well as other hygienic clean room applications