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02 Dec 2020
Ishida enhances FLEX-Grader for fresh poultry and meat

Ishida Europe has enhanced its market-leading FLEX-Grader for fresh poultry and meat with the introduction of a new high accuracy…

Ishida enhances FLEX-Grader for fresh poultry and meat

Ishida Europe has enhanced its market-leading FLEX-Grader for fresh poultry and meat with the introduction of a new high accuracy weighing platform which allows for more accurate grading and improved Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE). The Slack Belt weigh bed incorporates a single belt mechanism which eliminates product transfer issues to…

09 Nov 2020
Grundfos develops a recipe for a greener future

Global pump manufacturer Grundfos wants to make a real difference in the world – including in the all-important food-processing industry.…

Grundfos develops a recipe for a greener future

Global pump manufacturer Grundfos wants to make a real difference in the world – including in the all-important food-processing industry. Overpopulation. Drought. Climate change. Energy crisis … Faced with these existential challenges, people are increasingly looking for products that will ensure the survival of our planet – including everything related…

02 Oct 2020
Survey finds that labelling on food products is still not clear enough

Many food and beverage products do not offer the clear labelling that consumers want, according to new research. In a…

Survey finds that labelling on food products is still not clear enough

Many food and beverage products do not offer the clear labelling that consumers want, according to new research. In a survey of 1 000 adults in the UK and USA, commissioned by Ingredient Communications and conducted by SurveyGoo, 50% of people said they are more likely to buy a product…

01 Oct 2020
Nestlé helps boost coffee production in Africa

For Nestlé in Central and West Africa, sustainable coffee farming is attainable, and the company is joining forces to do…

Nestlé helps boost coffee production in Africa

For Nestlé in Central and West Africa, sustainable coffee farming is attainable, and the company is joining forces to do this by rejuvenating, rehabilitating and replanting sustainable coffee now, and in the future

25 Sep 2020
TOMRA guides vegetable processors through the challenges of COVID-19

TOMRA Food is helping vegetable processors tackle the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic with an information campaign.   By launching the campaign and sharing…

TOMRA guides vegetable processors through the challenges of COVID-19

TOMRA Food is helping vegetable processors tackle the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic with an information campaign.   By launching the campaign and sharing advice online for plant managers, production managers, process engineers, and quality managers, the company is taking steps to explain how the latest, state-of-the-art sorting technologies can help solve the operational…

23 Sep 2020
V&A Waterfront ‘Theatre to Food Making’ incubator to add a further 4,348m2 to the existing cruise terminal

R63-million investment in partnership with the National Treasury’s Jobs Fund to create major opportunities for food talent within new, 360o farm-to-fork…

V&A Waterfront ‘Theatre to Food Making’ incubator to add a further 4,348m2 to the existing cruise terminal

R63-million investment in partnership with the National Treasury’s Jobs Fund to create major opportunities for food talent within new, 360o farm-to-fork food experience. The V&A Waterfront is pushing ahead with a ground-breaking plan to develop a visionary and local food community incubator starring South African flavours and culture, which will create jobs and…

08 Sep 2020
Quality size reduction for a range of cheese varieties

Urschel dairy solutions provide quality size reduction for a variety of cheese varieties. Cheese characteristics vary widely in terms of…

Quality size reduction for a range of cheese varieties

Urschel dairy solutions provide quality size reduction for a variety of cheese varieties. Cheese characteristics vary widely in terms of fat, moisture content, hardness, and more. These factors need to be considered when assessing the desired end-product but Urschel, has a range of premier cutting solutions for manufacturers working with…

15 Jun 2020
Skyriders completes cleaning project at food-processing plant

Rope access specialist, Skyriders recently completed an unusual project at a major food-processing plant. The company is often called on…

Skyriders completes cleaning project at food-processing plant

Rope access specialist, Skyriders recently completed an unusual project at a major food-processing plant. The company is often called on to conduct maintenance, repair and inspection services at large-scale industrial structures such as smokestacks and petrochemical tanks “Our scope of work was to carry out general routine cleaning in inaccessible…

28 May 2020
Key Technology helps Furmano Foods overcome food processing obstacles

Over a 20 year period Furmano Foods has built up a successful business relationship with Key Technology. Furmano started 99…

Key Technology helps Furmano Foods overcome food processing obstacles

Over a 20 year period Furmano Foods has built up a successful business relationship with Key Technology. Furmano started 99 years ago with just 360 jars of tomatoes and has grown to become a nationally recognized name. Their tomatoes, green beans, legumes and ancient grains, which are packed either in…

22 May 2020
Sew-Eurodrive supplies special gear units for agitators, aerators and mixers

For mixing, stirring, blending, aerating and kneading applications in a range of industries from food and beverage to biotechnology, pharmaceuticals…

Sew-Eurodrive supplies special gear units for agitators, aerators and mixers

For mixing, stirring, blending, aerating and kneading applications in a range of industries from food and beverage to biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and chemicals, Sew-Eurodrive can supply standard gear units in a special agitator design. Gear units in an agitator design are often equipped with an extended bearing housing optimised specifically for…

19 Apr 2020
Everyone Will Need to Compromise to Secure the Future of Food

“The Future of Food and Farming” study clearly shows that the next generation of consumers and farmers share many concerns…

Everyone Will Need to Compromise to Secure the Future of Food

“The Future of Food and Farming” study clearly shows that the next generation of consumers and farmers share many concerns about the future. Both feel strongly about wanting more of a voice in determining how food is grown, sold and consumed. They especially believe that the future of food and…

17 Apr 2020
Confronting Climate Change

While there is much alignment on the issue of climate change, there are also points of differentiation, illustrating the complexity…

Confronting Climate Change

While there is much alignment on the issue of climate change, there are also points of differentiation, illustrating the complexity of the challenges facing the farmers and consumers of the future. Overwhelmingly, next-gen farmers and consumers indicate they believe climate change is occurring, and the majority across markets believe that…

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