Current Headlines

  1. Rapid Bacterial Analysis For Food And Beverage Products Announced

    An increasing appreciation for the importance of food and microbiological safety has resulted in a demand for a rapid, high-throughput method for total viable count (TVC) quantification to deal with the increasing numbers of samples that require testing.

  2. Festo SBSI Vision Sensors Give OEMs New Solutions For Automated Code Reading And Quality Inspection

    Festo introduced recently the SBSI series of low-cost vision sensors for code reading and quality inspection. Every aspect of the SBSI vision sensor ̶ fast set-up, compact, rugged IP67 housing, built-in lighting, EtherNet/IP capability, and more ̶ was designed to make it easy for North American original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to incorporate the power of vision sensing into their solutions

  3. Beverage, Glass And Recycling Industry Leaders Join Forces To Strengthen Glass Recycling

    The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI), along with beverage leaders including Diageo and New Belgium Brewing, and the glass processing and recycling industry, have convened a dynamic group of organizations to make glass recycling work in the U.S. The nearly two dozen member organizations announced recently they are joining forces to create the U.S. Glass Recycling Coalition

  4. Smithsonian Announces New Initiative To Document Brewing History

    The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History announced recently at the Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America in Philadelphia that it will launch a three-year initiative to collect, document and preserve the history of brewing, craft brewers and the beer industry to explore how the beverage and brewing connect to larger themes in American history

  5. Coca-Cola North America Information Technology Honored For Business Innovation With Splunk

    Coca-Cola North America Information Technology andSplunk Inc., provider of the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence, recently announced that Coca-Cola North America Information Technology was named to this year’s InformationWeek Elite 100, a list of the top business technology innovators in the United States

  6. Plastic Technologies Teams With HRSflow And ERMO

    With interest in single-serve capsules for a broad variety of beverage and food products on an upward growth trajectory, the ability to provide a turnkey path to commercialization is becoming increasingly important

  7. Praxair Invests In The Expansion Of Its Geismar, Louisiana Facility

    Praxair, Inc., a leading global industrial gas company, announced an investment in excess of $100 million in its Geismar, Louisiana, facility to expand its carbon monoxide production and support growing customer demand in the Mississippi River corridor

  8. Hi-C Ecto Cooler Returns In A Starring Role – Just In Time For Summer Blockbuster Season

    Fans of the ghoulish green goodness of Hi-C Ecto Cooler have one more reason to celebrate the return of the Ghostbusters franchise to the silver screen. This summer, the juice drink of choice for those nostalgic for the ‘80s and ‘90s will officially return to store shelves for a limited time

  9. Ecolab’s New Synergex Peracid Sanitizer Promotes Food Safety, Quality Assurance And Productivity In Food & Beverage Operations

    Ecolab Inc. introduces Synergex, a U.S. EPA-registered, mixed peracid sanitizer and disinfectant designed to help dairy, food, beverage and brewery processors ensure food quality, improve productivity, enhance workplace safety and reduce environmental impact

  10. Sprite Brings Back Tropical Flavor For First Time In A Decade

    Millions of fans are about to enjoy a tropical blast from the past, and it’s sure to trigger memories of a certain delicious flavor from back in the day