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January 2017

Quick Opening and Filling: Energy Supply for Robots in a New Size

31-01-2017

Even when mounted on the robot, the triflex TRLF can be opened anytime quickly and easily. The replacement of cables or a complete refilling can be done very quickly. (Source: igus GmbH) Even more cables can be fitted in a matter of seconds with the triflex TRLF.125. The motion plastics specialist igus has expanded its range of multi-axis energy …

New Appointments at Crisp Sensation Point to Global Growth

31-01-2017

Geneva (Switzerland), January 2017 – Crumb coating innovator and full service provider Crisp Sensation is delighted to announce several key appointments that signal the company’s successful growth and expansion plans for markets around the world. Kees van Doorn As Crisp Sensation’s R&D Director since the beginning, Kees van …

Food Future Asia Award Now Open for Start-Up Companies in Food and Agritech

31-01-2017

The competition for the 1st edition of the Future Food Asia Award (FFAA) is open. Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) joins as the lead sponsor. The quest for Asia Pacific’s most promising start-ups has begun! It is open to pre-Series A startups bringing sustainable innovations to address the challenge of food. January 2017, Singapore …

Vegan Food Launches in Australia Grew by 92% Between 2014 and 2016

26-01-2017

While most of the nation will be firing up their barbecues and putting their drinks on ice in anticipation of Australia Day this Thursday (26th January), new research from Mintel reveals that many Aussies will be foregoing tradition by grilling vegan steaks while enjoying a gluten-free beer in celebration of the day. Indeed, over the past few …

Multi-language Videos Make Valve Maintenance Even Easier

26-01-2017

SPX FLOW works hard to ensure its products continue to give optimum performance and operate reliably. To support its global customer base, it has been translating its popular maintenance videos with the APV brand Delta DA3+ video now available in English, Spanish, German and Chinese. DELAVAN, WI, USA, January 24th, 2017 – Routine …

Reduce Machine Downtime by Eliminating Lubrication

25-01-2017

xiros polymer ball bearings from igus are free from lubrication and maintenance. The xiros M180 is also detectable and resistant to media. (Source: igus GmbH) The Cologne-based motion plastics specialist presents lubrication-free components for the food industry For decades, igus GmbH has been providing the food industry with lubricant-free and …

Indulge Healthier Sweet Treats This Festive Season

25-01-2017

The Lunar New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, is celebrated by many Chinese people around the world. At this time of the year, many consumers indulge in confectionery and snacks amidst the traditional celebrations and festivities. Many people also stock up on sweet treats to give out as gifts. In recent years, pastries, tarts as well as …