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An Action-packed Programme Wins Applause from Asia’s Food Industry Leaders

11-04-2016

The programme for the world’s first Food Vision Asia event has been announced to applause from Asia’s food industry leaders, including Food Industry Asia (FIA) and the ASEAN Food and Beverage Alliance (AFBA). Matt Kovac, Executive Director of FIA, says, “Food Vision Asia’s issues-driven agenda addresses the challenges of …

Screen Classifying Cutter Controls Size Ranges

07-04-2016

Magnum Screen Classifying Cutter Model 72 reduces infeed products spanning a wider range of sizes, at approximately 75 percent higher rates, than standard size models of equal length. A new Magnum Model 72 Screen Classifying Cutter from Munson Machinery reduces infeed products spanning a wider range of sizes, at approximately 75 percent higher …

Krones Acquires a Leading Supplier in the Intralogistics for Beverage Market

07-04-2016

Krones, leading manufacturer of filling and packaging technology, has purchased 60 % of the shares in System Logistics S.p.A. The company is based in Fiorano, in Northern Italy, and is a leading, international supplier of innovative solutions for intralogistics, material flow technology, and warehousing. A majority of the customers come from the …

Siemens: Supporting the Brewery Industry Worldwide

07-04-2016

Siemens – most people associate the name with power, industry, and shares. Only a minority are aware that the technology giant also has a connection with beer and has cultivated long-term links to the brewery industry. A high proportion of brewers rely on technology from Siemens to prevent any disruptions to production and keep the golden …

EasySnackingTM Receives FPA Product Innovation Award

06-04-2016

Picture shows (from left) Howard Colliver, FPA Chairman, Sean Dyer, Regional Sales Director RPC Superfos UK, Claire Smart, Area Sales Manager RPC Superfos, Lorcan Mekitarian, Bpi sponsor, Mark Byrne, Sales Manager RPC Superfos UK and Paul Sinha, host. RPC Superfos’s sleek and innovative EasySnackingTM packaging solution for eating on-the-go …

Brakes Offers ASC Certified Prawns to its 50,000 customers

05-04-2016

Brakes Group has become the first foodservice supplier to introduce Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) certified prawns in the UK. Launched at the end of March, Brakes’ new ASC certified warm water prawns (F114100 M&J Seafood ASC King Prawns, 1kg nett (31-40/lb)) are a natural compliment to its already industry leading range of …