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  1. Automated Processes Improve Throughput At Food Plants

    Food and beverage manufacturers are under continuous pressure to adapt to changing consumer demands while keep costs down and efficiency up. By exploring automated solutions for various parts of production, food makers can achieve greater flexibility, strengthen brand appeal, and improve profit margins.

  2. Nestlé To Transform Milk Factory To 'Zero Water' In California

    Nestlé is investing in innovative technology to help reduce the amount of water it uses in California at the five water bottling plants and four facilities where food or petcare products are manufactured.

  3. Is The Official Label Provider Of The Adirondack Craft Beverage Initiative

    The Adirondack Craft Beverage Initiative is a brand new program that was created to promote tourism throughout the Upstate NY region

  4. PolyOne Ultraviolet Light Barrier Technology Advances Packaged Food And Beverage Protection In China

    PolyOne recently announced that its ColorMatrix Ultimate UV390 light blocking technology is now approved for use in PET packaging for food and beverage in China

  5. Zebra Technologies Partner Datex Helps Transition To New MC9200 Mobile Computing Device

    Supply chain technology vendor Datex recently introduced the Zebra Technologies MC9200 Mobile Computer. Developed for the supply chain and manufacturing industries, the MC9200 mobile computer is a key player in the Zebra Technologies device transition plan for the MC9190 family beginning mid-year 2015

  6. 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.

  7. 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)

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.