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08 Mar 2021
TOMRA Food sets new standards in grading accuracy with SmartGrade

TOMRA Food has introduced SmartGrade on its Spectrim platform. The new system puts the packhouse in complete control of grading…

TOMRA Food sets new standards in grading accuracy with SmartGrade

TOMRA Food has introduced SmartGrade on its Spectrim platform. The new system puts the packhouse in complete control of grading with such accuracy that it is able to pack fruit to maximise sales by matching very precisely the specific requirements of the individual customers. It identifies each blemish and defect…

27 Jan 2021
GEA supplies state-of-the-art olive oil extraction lines for Portuguese oil mill

GEA has signed a contract to supply olive oil extraction lines for the new Olibest oil mill in Portugal. The…

GEA supplies state-of-the-art olive oil extraction lines for Portuguese oil mill

GEA has signed a contract to supply olive oil extraction lines for the new Olibest oil mill in Portugal. The Olibest oil mill is in the Alentejo region of Portugal, in the district of Serpa. The order, worth more than EUR 4 million, is the largest in the history of…

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…

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…

02 Sep 2020
Flexicon launches base model carbon steel flexible screw conveyor

Flexicon has introduced a new base model 1450 flexible screw conveyor with 115 mm O.D. polymer conveyor tube and low…

Flexicon launches base model carbon steel flexible screw conveyor

Flexicon has introduced a new base model 1450 flexible screw conveyor with 115 mm O.D. polymer conveyor tube and low cost carbon steel floor hopper and discharge housing. Round, square, flat or beveled flexible screws in any length from three to 12 metres are offered to convey virtually any free-…

18 Aug 2020
Tomra opens new regional headquarters in Latin America

TOMRA Food has opened new regional headquarters to enhance its support of food processors and packers across Latin America. The…

Tomra opens new regional headquarters in Latin America

TOMRA Food has opened new regional headquarters to enhance its support of food processors and packers across Latin America. The new purpose-built base, in Santiago, Chile, means that TOMRA Food and its two sister companies, Compac and BBC Technologies, now all have a strong presence in the region, which contributes…

12 Aug 2020
Future automation and digitalisation solutions showcased at virtual summit

Successful solutions were presented at the Digital Enterprise Virtual Summit by Siemens on 16 July. The current situation creates major…

Future automation and digitalisation solutions showcased at virtual summit

Successful solutions were presented at the Digital Enterprise Virtual Summit by Siemens on 16 July. The current situation creates major challenges for industrial companies worldwide – and shows that digitalised and highly automated production is more important when it comes to gaining a competitive edge. This is the only way…

18 Mar 2020
Tomra opens regional headquarters in Johannesburg

Tomra has opened new regional headquarters in Johannesburg to strengthen its commitment to customers in South Africa, Kenya and Tanzania.

Tomra opens regional headquarters in Johannesburg

Tomra has opened new regional headquarters in Johannesburg to strengthen its commitment to customers in South Africa, Kenya and Tanzania.

04 Mar 2020
Five trends to look out for in the HPP food and beverage sector

Increasing consumer demand for sustainable, safer and healthier products has compelled food industry to look for natural, environmentally friendly processes…

Five trends to look out for in the HPP food and beverage sector

Increasing consumer demand for sustainable, safer and healthier products has compelled food industry to look for natural, environmentally friendly processes that help to keep fresh food characteristics such as flavour and nutrients while providing food safety and extending shelf life. High pressure processing (HPP) meets 100 per cent of these…

27 Feb 2020
ABB to launch new, ground breaking predictive maintenance solution

ABB will launch a ground breaking, first-to-market solution to keep continuous gas analysers under control to ensure clean air operations…

ABB to launch new, ground breaking predictive maintenance solution

ABB will launch a ground breaking, first-to-market solution to keep continuous gas analysers under control to ensure clean air operations at Hannover Messe in April 2020.

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