Editor’s pickExpanding the liquid dairy market – Aseptic PET helps deliver Aurora Organic Dairy’s mission

Aurora Organic Dairy has installed an Aseptic Combi Predis from Sidel in their second milk plant, a greenfield project in Columbia, Missouri, the US. FDA-approved and part of a complete line, which also features Tetra Pak’s technology, this bottling solution allowed Aurora to expand its organic milk offerings from ultra-pasteurised cartons and HDPE gallon jugs to PET. This choice marks that …

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PepsiCo targets China’s online snacks growth with new acquisition

PepsiCo has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Hangzhou Haomusi Food (Be & Cheery), an online snacks company in China, from Haoxiangni Health Food for US$705 million. PepsiCo has been operating in China for nearly 40 years, and this acquisition marks a milestone in the company’s goal to become China’s leading …

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Givaudan completes acquisition of Ungerer

Strengthens specialty ingredient capabilities and leadership in the growing local and regional customer segment. Givaudan has completed the acquisition of Ungerer & Company, the US-based flavour, fragrance and specialty ingredients company. Headquartered in New Jersey, Ungerer has been operating in the flavour and fragrance specialty …


igus® - delta robot kit

For simple and automated pick-&-place and assembly tasks, igus® has developed the modular delta robot kit. Now new with calibrating pin for easy positioning at the zero point. It is directly fixed to the mounting hub and simplifies the initial calibration process.The cable clip for the delta robot was developed for the secure guidance of cables, e.g. individual pneumatic hoses, along the coupling joint. Easy to fit, lightweight.