Current Headlines

  1. Best Practices For Sanitary Design In Food And Beverage Plants

    With FSMA’s final deadlines looming on the horizon, there is no better time than right now for food and beverage manufacturers to enhance plant safety and protect against high costs incurred by food safety issues.

  2. New ENER-G Biogas CHP Technology Warms Up Cash Returns On Small Scale Anaerobic Digestion

    ENER-G has turned up the heat on the anaerobic digestion market by launching a new sub 200kwth CHP unit that maximises financial returns on both the highest rate Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) and Feed in Tariffs (FIT)

  3. IMA Dairy & Food Group Introduces 'Open Mold' Thermoforming Technology For Erca FFS Machines

    IMA Dairy & Food USA – whose parent company develops and manufactures complete packaging lines and individual machines for the dairy and food industries – has introduced a versatile thermoforming technology for its Erca EF Series of Form-Fill-Seal Machines that allows food manufacturers to create proprietary shapes for cups and bottles at nearly the same cost as standard molds.

  4. ABB Introduces YuMi, World’s First Truly Collaborative Dual-Arm Robot

    ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, recently introduced YuMi, the world’s first truly collaborative dual-arm industrial robot, at the world’s leading trade fair for industrial technology, Hannover Messe.

  5. Vinamilk Launches Ozela In Handy Carton Packs From SIG Combibloc

    Vinamilk, Vietnam’s leading dairy products manufacturer, has launched a drinking yoghurt under the brand name ‘Ozela’ that is designed specifically to meet the needs of pre-teen children, and is packaged in the carton pack combiblocMini 200 ml from SIG Combibloc.

  6. SPAsoft Selects Arbor To Improve Efficiency And Satisfaction For Brewery Customers

    Arbor Solution announces that SPAsoft Ltd has deployed a comprehensive mobile solution across its brewery customers using the Arbor Gladius 5 handheld computer. The new solution integrates the Gladius 5, a rugged and vehicle-dockable IoT device, and the Brewery Management System (BMS), developed by SPAsoft.

  7. Roll Handing Equipment With Fully Motorised Vertical Spindle Lifting Attachment

    New to Packline Materials Handling is the roll handling equipment with fully motorised vertical spindle lifting attachment with automatic ejection; for lifting rolls of foil or film. Constructed from stainless steel, this roll lifting and handling solution is suitable for clean room environments, such as food processing and pharmaceutical industries

  8. World’s First Fully Renewable Package Available Globally After Successful Introduction

    Following its successful introduction with Finnish dairy Valio, the world’s first fully renewable package, Tetra Rex Bio-based, is now being rolled out to Tetra Pak customers worldwide

  9. Group Name Change At WMPG

    Watson-Marlow Pumps Group announced recently that it has changed its name to Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group to better reflect the evolution of the company from its roots as a manufacturer of peristaltic pumps and tubing, to its current position as a world leader in fluid path technology.

  10. Energy Source Of The Future: Brewery Waste?

    A startup formed by university researchers is taking brewery waste and making it useful. And now, the federal government is helping it pursue this mission.