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Editor’s pickNew Clean Label Solution Combats Iron Deficiency in Vegetarians

04-02-2016

Frutarom Health BU offers a new approach to tackle iron deficiency in vegan and vegetarian diets. AB-Fortis®, a patented encapsulated iron system, supports vegans/vegetarians, as well as women of childbearing years, who commonly suffer from iron deficiency. AB-Fortis, a clean label, GMO-free, all-natural ingredient, has a high iron content …

Pure Packaging for a Pure Product

04-02-2016

Bremen – There are many descriptions for honey, which is regarded as one of the purest foods around. Unlike sugar, it has the advantage of having numerous substances that help the human body to digest the sugar it contains. It helps to heal wounds, has an antibacterial effect, protects the body’s cells and renews them. Inflamed gums …

Editor’s pickTOMRA Sorting Food Set to Demonstrate Sensor-Based Systems at Fruit Logistica 2016

03-02-2016

TOMRA Sorting Food will demonstrate two of its market-leading sensor-based systems for the fresh produce industry at Fruit Logistica 2016 in Berlin, Germany, on February 3 to 5.   Processors and packers who visit TOMRA at Booth A-01 in Hall 6.1 of Messe Berlin will be able to discover more about the company’s Sentinel II optical …

Forming and Cutting Line Upgrade Benefits Maintenance, Cuts Costs

03-02-2016

Baker Perkins has completed upgrading its range of sheet forming and cutting lines for hard sweet biscuits and crackers to TruClean standards, bringing major benefits in maintenance and hygiene, with lower costs and faster changeovers. Time for a typical cleaning routine for a line can be reduced by up to 40 per cent. These Baker Perkins lines …

Derschlag Champions GEW UV System for Energy Savings

03-02-2016

DERSCHLAG Folienverarbeitung in Germany has equipped its Gallus EM 410 with GEW UV curing to boost energy savings and their production efficiency.   DERSCHLAG GmbH & Co. KG Folienverarbeitung is headquartered in Bad Berleburg, not far from the industrial centres of North Rhine-Westphalia, and enjoys a longstanding tradition in the …

Ribbon Blender Meets Sanitary Standards

03-02-2016

UTICA, NY, USA – A new Munson Ribbon Blender that meets sanitary standards, blends up to 1.84 m3 of powders, pastes or slurries. The unit, model HD-3.5-7-S316,  is constructed of #316 stainless steel with continuous welds having 6 mm radii polished to 150 grit, a #4 (-32 Ra) interior surface finish and external removable seals. The …

Protect Your Employees, Equipment and the Environment

03-02-2016

To complete the strongest safety valve portfolio in the market, we now introduce a true spring-loaded safety valve: The Alfa Laval Safety Valve.   This new valve is designed to protect both equipment and people. In a potentially dangerous situation, it will open at a pre-determined set pressure. The compressed spring force, keeping the …