Current Headlines

  1. Frost & Sullivan: Tiered Strategy Will Help Pump Manufacturers Gain Ground As New FDA Food Safety Regulation (FSMA) Strengthens Demand
    3/6/2014

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)'s efforts to constantly improve regulations regarding sanitation and public safety have widened the scope of the pumps market in the U.S. The implementation of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) in particular, will spur the adoption of pumps across the food and beverage industry for production, collection, processing and packaging.

  2. Travtec Presents Coding And Quality Control Solutions
    3/5/2014

    Product handling, coding and marking specialists Travtec will showcase a variety of equipment at this year’s Interpack, suitable for diverse end markets such as food and drink, and pharmaceutical.  Equipment on show will include solutions for packing applications such as labelling and printing onto cartons and cases, coding onto jars, bottles or cans, and printing onto vials, tubes or cylindrical items

  3. New LifeCycle Engineering Services Unit Formed to Increase OEE Of Customers' Critical Systems
    3/5/2014

    Power Transmission Solutions, a business of Emerson Industrial Automation, offers a new model for enhancing the performance of critical material handling and mechanical power transmission systems with a new business unit providing Lifecycle Engineering Services. Headed by Chris Carrigan, Director, Application Engineering, the new business offers a range of services that includes diagnostics, education/training, system design, installation, monitoring and repair/rebuild

  4. Microscan To Showcase Its Machine Vision And Verification Solutions At Interpack
    3/4/2014

    Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision and lighting, will demonstrate its product line for packaging applications at its booth #CS104 at the “components for processing and packaging” show alongside Interpack 2014

  5. Gebo Cermex Introduces Beer Bottle Conveyor
    2/28/2014

    Gebo Cermex launches another benchmark-setting conveying system – this time for beer bottles

  6. Tetra Pak Recognised For Outstanding Package Design
    2/28/2014

    Tetra Pak, the world leader in food processing and packaging solutions, has won a 2014 International Forum Packaging Design Award (the iF award) for Tetra Evero Aseptic - the world’s first aseptic carton bottle for ambient white milk

  7. Bosch Highlights Portfolio Of Liquid And Viscous Food Packaging Technologies
    2/24/2014

    Bosch Packaging Technology, a leading supplier of processing and packaging solutions, will highlight its comprehensive range of filling and packaging equipment for liquid and viscous food, including three innovations tailored to the dairy and baby food markets with their sensitive products

  8. Steris Corporation Launches The Reliance® 480pg Pharmaceutical Grade Washer Globally
    2/11/2014

    Steris' new pharmaceutical grade washing system provides advanced cleaning assurance.

  9. Akerman Continues National Expansion Of Alcohol Beverage Industry Group With Three Regulatory Veterans
    2/6/2014

    Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, today announced the continued expansion of its Alcohol Beverage Industry Group with the addition of three former alcohol beverage industry regulators, Thomas "Tom" Busey in Washington, D.C., Loy "Tony" Haynes in Miami, and Debi Pender in Tallahassee. They join Akerman as regulatory consultants, each bringing more than three decades of state and federal regulatory service and experience in laws governing all three tiers of the alcohol industry, as well as other regulated productsn

  10. Coming Soon: Do-It-Yourself Coca-Cola
    2/6/2014

    World’s largest beverage maker is popping into a new market with plans to let consumers make the company’s drinks at home. On Wednesday, Feb 5 Coca-Cola announced its plan to purchase 10 percent of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters for $1.25 billion. Green Mountain is famous for its single-serving coffee makers and coffee products, but the company has also been working on a machine for cold drinks. The sale is part of an agreement that will bring the soda maker’s famous brands to the quickly-growing at-home market.

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