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2019

Hybrid capability with the new TruBake HiCirc oven

26-06-2019

The new TruBake HiCirc convection oven launched by Baker Perkins brings higher rates of convection, higher heat flux, and a broader range of product capability than its predecessors.  The new oven is a development of the well-proven HiCirc oven with improvements in flexibility, efficiency and hygiene and, for the first time, the ability to be …

Clariant Masterbatches Establishes Regional Packaging Center in Thailand

26-06-2019

Clariant Masterbatches Establishes Regional Packaging Center in Thailand. (Photo: Clariant)   Initiative provides top-level support to the packaging industry in Asia Pacific Seeks “breakthrough” concepts and solutions Official launch during InterPlas 2019   Muttenz, June 20, 2019 – Clariant …

A strong software duo for efficient meat processing

25-06-2019

A strong software duo for efficient meat processing Solutions from K+G Wetter also impress in the butcher trade with their friction-free processes and maximum quality Craft and computers – can they work together? Absolutely, as K+G Wetter can successfully prove with the software duo CutControl and CutVision. While the experts for robust …

Improving illumination in sorter cuts waste and raises quality

25-06-2019

An Austrian food processor has improved profits, driven up product quality and cut waste by simply upgrading the lights in its Bühler SORTEX optical sorter from fluorescent to LED An Austrian manufacturer of bakery products is one of the first European companies to increase productivity and reduce waste by switching to LED lighting in their …

New, recyclable packaging film for fresh and processed food puts Mondi on the MAP

25-06-2019

Mondi Group has developed a fully-recyclable polypropylene construction for thermoforming applications with a 23% reduction in carbon footprint compared to existing packaging Flexible food packaging has traditionally presented brand owners with a choice –– either extract the maximum performance parameters or make it fully recyclable. …

Weber’s New Transthin 400 Labels and ECO Ribbons Reduce Changeover Times

24-06-2019

Weber Packaging Solutions just introduced a new label and ribbon combination that can stretch your labeling runtime and reduce the number of required changeovers on your production line. The new Transthin 400 is a thermal-transfer label material that features both a thinner facesheet and a thinner release liner so it has more labels per same …

Hygiena announces new EnSURE™ Touch Monitoring System

24-06-2019

Pictured: Hygiena's EnSURE™ Touch Monitoring System Hygiena, a Warburg Pincus portfolio company specializing in rapid microbial detection, monitoring, and identification solutions, introduced the new EnSURE™ Touch Monitoring System. The EnSURE Touch is a next-generation monitoring system that collects, analyzes and reports data from …

An eventful milk market in 2018

24-06-2019

For Valio, 2018 was variable. The global milk market supply exceeded demand, which reflected in the prices for both Finnish and export sales. We continued to see moderate growth in our turnover, and we launched completely new categories during the year. We continued our sustainability work throughout the supply chain, and we initiated partnerships …